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New Location and Facility for Fast Stop Express

Posted: Friday, August 3rd, 2012 at 6:23 am

A Columbus Junction business is in the process of building a new facility.

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KC STAAR a Success

Posted: Friday, August 3rd, 2012 at 6:22 am

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With the help of a federal grant a public awareness program in Keokuk County has seen substantial results.

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Third Annual Duathlon Event Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, August 3rd, 2012 at 6:21 am

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A chance for athletes to compete and stretch their legs is returning to Washington.  

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Washington Page – Amy Vetter

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 11:01 am

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Amy Vetter with Main Street Washington talks about Celebrate Washington happening Saturday on the Square.

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Disaster Declaration Means Availability of Emergency Loans to Southeast Iowa Farmers

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:51 am

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Farmers in southeast Iowa may be eligible for low-interest emergency loans.  

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Initial Court Appearance Date Set

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

An initial court appearance date has been set for three local political candidates and a Washington business.

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Several Ordinances Changed in Washington

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Changes are coming to Washington that will have a positive affect in the city.  

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Tax Free Weekend Can Reap Many Benefits

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:27 am

Local merchants are getting ready to take part in an annual statewide event this weekend.

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Celebrate Washington This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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An annual event is returning to downtown Washington this weekend.

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Washington County Non-Party Nomination Papers Deadline Announced

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Residents of Washington County wishing to file nomination papers for non-party offices for this fall’s General Election ballot are due the end of the month.  

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CRP Acreage Authorized for Emergency Grazing

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Farmers seeking relief from the drought conditions are now being allowed to let livestock feed in special areas of their farms.  

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IMS Seniors Taking Trip to Washington D.C.

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

The incoming senior class at Iowa Mennonite School will be heading to D.C. tomorrow.

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Blood Supplies Still Adequate at MVRBC

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:22 am

Blood supplies across the country are at a 15 year low, which prompts the question “how are our hospitals doing?”

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Winfield Crooked Creek Days Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 at 6:21 am

There will be no shortage of things to do this weekend in Winfield.

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Initial Court Appearance Date Set

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 2:52 pm

An initial court appearance date has been set for three local political candidates and a Washington business.

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Washington Page – Don Ruffenach

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 11:01 am

Don Ruffenach from the Washington Public Library shares information about what is happening at the library in the month of August.

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Several Ordinances Could Be Changed in Washington Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Changes are coming to Washington that could have a positive affect for the city.  

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Local Candidate Charged Obtains Lawyer

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 6:28 am

A local candidate has acquired an attorney in response to recent charges filed. 

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Animal Confinement Expansion Approved

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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An animal confinement feeding operation is expanding in Washington County.  

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Washington Area Kids Stay Busy During Summer

Posted: Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Many children in the Washington area kept themselves busy the last couple of months, not just with outdoor activities, but inside by reading.  

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