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Bid Picked for Riverside Panic Buttons

Posted: Friday, June 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

Panic Buttons will be installed in the Riverside City Hall.

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Relay for Life Event Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 22nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The twelfth annual American Cancer Society’s “Relay for Life” is tomorrow afternoon in Washington’s Central Park.  

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Grand Opening Celebration Next Week

Posted: Friday, June 22nd, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A grand opening event is set for next week to celebrate new projects in Washington County.  

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Horse and Pony Show Happening Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 22nd, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The Washington County 4-H Horse and Pony Club is holding a 4-H/FFA Fun Horse Show tomorrow.  

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Power Back on for Eastern Washington Residents

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 2:09 pm

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The power is back on for customers in eastern Washington after an equipment failure.

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Washington Page – Adam Miller

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 11:01 am

Stewart Elementary Principal Adam Miller looks back on his first year in Washington.

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Southeast Iowa Seeing Dry Conditions

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 9:37 am

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The most recent information released from the National Climatic Data Center shows Washington County experiencing very dry conditions.  

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Washington City Council Amends Water Rates

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council adopted an ordinance changing the water rates at their meeting last night.  

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County to Receive Funds from the State

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Washington County is getting ready to receive funds from the state of Iowa.  

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Principal Reflects on First Year in Washington

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The principal of a Washington Elementary School is looking back at his first year on the job.  

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Mid-Prairie Ranks among Top High Schools

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Mid-Prairie has been named one of the top high schools in the country.

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Weekend Rain Helps Topsoil

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:24 am

The three inches of rain we received this past weekend helped to a certain degree for fields short on moisture.

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Relay For Life Race Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Washington County’s Relay for Life is holding their annual 5K/10K run and 1 mile walk/run tomorrow.  

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T-Shirts Distributed to Washington County 4-Hers

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A Washington business is sponsoring 4-H members for this year’s Washington County Fair.  

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Sewer Rate Increase for Small Jefferson County Town

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:21 am

The town of Linby will see their sewer rates increased this August.

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Washington Page – Tera Pickens

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Tera Pickens, Director at the Kirkwood Washington Center talks about the upcoming fall classes.

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Power Outage in Washington This Morning

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 9:58 am

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People in the downtown might have experienced a quick blink in their power this morning.  

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Board of Supervisors Hear Update on Mental Health System

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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During their meeting yesterday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors heard an update on the county’s mental health system. 

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Washington City Council Set to Amend Water Rates

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is set to adopt an ordinance changing the water rates.  

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Washington County Unemployment Numbers Continue Downward Trend

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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May unemployment figures released by the Iowa Workforce Development show a decrease in claims for a third straight month.  

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