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Mid Prairie Board Awards Contracts for Renovation Project

Posted: Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Monday night the Mid Prairie Board of Education awarded contracts for the High School Renovation Project.

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Washington County Conservation Board Position

Posted: Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors has announced that Jim Millice is retiring as a Washington County Conservation Board member effective the end of the year.

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Columbus Community School Board Reviews Budget

Posted: Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Columbus Community School Board reviewed the budget Monday night.

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Protecting Your Pipes in Winter

Posted: Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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As the weather continues to get cold, protecting your pipes from freezing is important.

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Fairfield Grant Program deadline Friday

Posted: Wednesday, December 15th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Fairfield Iowa Convention and Visitors Bureau is now accepting applications for the 2011 grant program through Friday.

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Manslaughter Verdict In Bean Trial

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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The trial of an Ainsworth woman charged with involuntary manslaughter has concluded.

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Care Packages for Troops

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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It’s never too late think about sending a care package to our troops overseas.

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Learn At Lunch Event

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The next in the series of Learn at Lunch events titled, “Simulation Center” will focus on a review of how a simulation center came to be and how it is being used to meet the needs of Kirkwood Community College and Allied Health students.

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Jefferson County Makes Decision on Appletree Farm Subdivision

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors made a decision on whether to grant the subdivision of the Appletree Farm.

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Avoiding Hypothermia In Winter Weather

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Since winter weather has arrived, we need to be aware of the dangers of exposure to hypothermia. 

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Kalona Chamber wants help for Legislature

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The new state legislature is resuming soon and the Kalona Chamber of Commerce wants only one thing from them.

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Scholarships Available

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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If you are a high school senior there is an opportunity to go to school with a scholarship.

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Kalona Survives First Winter Storm

Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The City of Kalona survived the first winter storm of the season.

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Representative-elect Jarad Klein Goals

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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When the legislature convenes next month, Iowa House District 89 Representative-elect Jarad Klein says he has some goals he would like to accomplish.

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Medicare Part D Open Enrollment

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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There is not much time left to enroll in the Medicare Part D Program.

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Bean Trial to Continue

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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This morning the manslaughter trial of Lori Jo Bean will continue at the Washington County Courthouse.

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Kalona Public Library Numbers Are Up

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Kalona Public Library is seeing more users then ever before.

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Board of Supervisors Additional Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Tomorrow, the Washington County Board of Supervisors will hold an additional meeting.

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Mid Prairie Board Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie Board of Education meeting is tonight. 

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Online Classes now apart of High School at Keota

Posted: Monday, December 13th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Last month we brought you a story on how online college class enrollment is increasing, but college isn’t the only place where online learning is being used.

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