Today’s Local News

Online Weather Spotter Classes Available

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The National Weather Service is reminding everyone of their online storm spotter classes.  

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Wellman Y Break In

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A trespasser at the Wellman YMCA has prompted the desire for more security.

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Iowa’s No Child Left Behind Waiver Request Denied

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The State of Iowa’s No Child Left Behind waiver request has been turned down.

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Splash Pad Committee Members Appointed

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Riverside City Council appointed the members of the Splash Pad Committee at last week’s city council meeting.

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Next in Garden Goodness Webinar Series Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The second in a series of webinars is happening tonight at the Washington County Extension.  

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City Park Board Meeting Tomorrow Night

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Washington City Park Board is meeting tomorrow night and their focus will be on rent payments.  

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Gas Leak in Washington

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 10:08 pm

There was a gas leak on West Main Street in Washington tonight.

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Relay for Life Events Held This Weekend

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Washington County Relay for Life held two events over the weekend raising funds in the fight against cancer.  

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Lightning Safety Awareness Week

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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This week has been declared Lightning Safety Awareness Week by the National Weather Service.

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Governor Branstad to Visit Southeast Iowa This Week

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Governor Terry Branstad is scheduled to make a visit to southeast Iowa later this week.  

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Livestock Judging Teams Earn High Marks at State Event

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Several Washington County 4-H members attended the State Livestock Judging competition in Ames recently and earned high marks at the event.  

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Kalona Youth Organization Lease Renewed

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Kalona Youth Organization had its lease renewed recently.

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Staying Healthy on Hot Days

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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With the temperatures expected to be hot over the summer, there are steps that can be taken to be safe in the heat.  

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Main Street in Hills Closed Starting Today

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Main Street in Hills will be closed starting today.

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Louisa County Kicks Off Record Attempt Preparations

Posted: Monday, June 25th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A world record attempt sponsored by the Louisa Development Group and Louisa County Fair kicked off last Wednesday with the opening ceremony.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, June 24th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are discussing vacating roads as part of their meeting this week.  

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Lightning Safety Awareness Week

Posted: Sunday, June 24th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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This week has been declared Lightning Safety Awareness Week by the National Weather Service.

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Kalona Stables Subdivision Now Ready For Sale

Posted: Sunday, June 24th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Kalona Stables Subdivision plats can now be sold and developed.

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Main Street in Hills Closed Starting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, June 24th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Main Street in Hills will be closed starting tomorrow.

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Butler County Man Sentenced from Last September Incident

Posted: Saturday, June 23rd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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In a story previously reported on KCII, a Butler County man has been sentenced on charges of an incident in rural Kalona.  

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