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Wellman Chooses New City Administrator

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Wellman City Council has announced it will hire its next City Administrator.  

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Kalona Takes Steps toward New Flood Plan

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 at 6:22 am

The city of Kalona has completed another round of preparations for a new flood map of the northern Washington County area.  

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Deadline to Signup for Caregivers Program Today

Posted: Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 at 6:21 am

The deadline to sign up for a Keokuk County caregivers program is today.  

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Wellman Chooses New City Administrator

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 5:18 pm

The Wellman City Council has announced it will hire its next City Administrator.  

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City Council Holding Public Hearings

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council is holding public hearings as part of their meeting tonight.  

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Government Officials Plan a Visit to Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Southeast Iowa will be receiving a visit from two Government officials from Des Moines next month.  

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Congressman Dave Loebsack Holding Office Hours Again

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack is having a representative from his office in Washington tomorrow.

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School Board Receives Award

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Association of School Boards has announced two different school boards in the state have been chosen as the winners of the 2011 Boards Making a Difference Award.  

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American Cancer Society Seeking Assistance from Area Patients

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The American Cancer Society is looking for southeast Iowa residents dealing with cancer to participate in a survey.  

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Wellman City Council Closer to Hiring City Administrator

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Wellman City Council is one step closer to hiring a new City Administrator.  

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Vision Loss Seminar at Kalona Public Library

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Kalona Public Library is offering an opportunity for blind and visually impaired residents of Washington County and the surrounding area.  

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4-H Adult Award Nominations

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Washington County 4-H is looking to recognize volunteers who have had a big impact on 4-H this past year.  

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Brighton Farmer Wins Prize for Renewing Membership in ISA

Posted: Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 at 6:21 am

[simage=2336,400,y,center]A Brighton farmer has been rewarded by a state organization for renewing his membership.  

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Board of Supervisors Holding a Public Hearing

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding a public hearing as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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Constitution Week

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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This week has been deemed Constitution Week by the United States Government and the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is wanting to let everyone know of the importance of the document.  

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Mock Interviews Being Held

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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

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Kalona Historical Village Hosting Fall Festival This Weekend

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

A popular festival returns to Kalona this weekend.  

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Trial Delayed for Keokuk County Sheriff

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A Keokuk County judge has delayed the trial of Keokuk County Sheriff Jeff Shipley on a drunken driving charge.  

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Iowa Groups Team Up to Plant New Trees

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:23 am

One area community will receive funding for future tree planting projects.  

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Books Still Needed For Fundraiser

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:22 am

New and used books are still being collected for Washington’s Planned Parenthood Clinic.  

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