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Kirkwood Looking for Volunteer Tutors

Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Kirkwood Washington Center is looking for volunteer tutors for adult students.

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Learn at Lunch Focusing on Healthcare

Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 at 6:24 am

This month’s Learn at Lunch meeting is focusing on trends in healthcare.  

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Successful Fall Festival at Stewart

Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Many people participated in a first of its kind event on Saturday.  

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Go Green Day Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County 4-H is inviting everyone to wear green tomorrow in a way to visually celebrate 4-H.  

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Mock Interviews Being Held Next Week

Posted: Monday, October 10th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Washington High School is participating in an event designed to prepare students for the future next week.  

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Board of Supervisors Holding Second Reading

Posted: Sunday, October 9th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding a second reading as part of their meeting this week. 

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Fire Hydrant Flushing Starting This Week

Posted: Sunday, October 9th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The City of Washington Maintenance and Construction Department will begin fire hydrant flushing this week. 

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Kirkwood Looking for Volunteer Tutors

Posted: Sunday, October 9th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Kirkwood Washington Center is looking for volunteer tutors for adult students.

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Final Chance for Easement Sign Up This Week

Posted: Sunday, October 9th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Residents in Richmond have one final chance to participate in signing up for easements. 

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Fire Hydrants in West Chester Being Flushed This Afternoon

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 11:32 am

Fire hydrants in West Chester are being flushed this afternoon. Consequently, residents in West Chester may see a difference in pressure.

Washington Homecoming Celebrations

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Jake Engle and Shannon Murphy have been crowned 2011 Washington Homecoming King and Queen.  

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Washington and Keokuk Counties under Burn Ban

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:28 am

An open burn ban has been issued for both Washington and Keokuk County.

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Start Somewhere Walk Successful

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Many walkers took part around the area yesterday as part of Governor Terry Branstad’s Healthiest State Initiative.  

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CROP Hunger Walk Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington will be joining many communities across the country to raise money for worldwide hunger projects.  

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New Clover Kids Clubs Starting

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Washington County is getting ready to start a new 4-H Clover Kids Club.  

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Halloween Hike Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington County Conservation Board is having annual Halloween Hike again this year and the focus is on prairie wildlife.  

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IMS Music Department Putting on Fund Raising Concert

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Iowa Mennonite School’s music department has a concert this weekend.

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Signup Deadline for Youth Pheasant Hunt in Louisa County

Posted: Saturday, October 8th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Louisa County Conservation is putting on a guided youth pheasant hunt later this month.  

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Washington Homecoming Royalty Crowned

Posted: Friday, October 7th, 2011 at 2:33 pm

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Jake Engle and Shannon Murphy have been crowned 2011 Washington Homecoming King and Queen.

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Keokuk County Under Burn Ban

Posted: Friday, October 7th, 2011 at 1:41 pm

An open burn ban has been issued for Keokuk County.

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