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Safety Reminders as Adult Turkey Hunting Season Opens

Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Iowa’s adult spring turkey season opens today and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources is passing along safety reminders.  

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Book Discussion Set for Next Month

Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A book discussion is being held next month that is being hosted by the Washington Public Library.

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L and M School Board Setting 2013 Assignments

Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Louisa Muscatine Community School Board will meet tonight to discuss board policies and assignments for fiscal year 2013. They will first hear from the elementary school technology team, and hear infrastructure quotes from the technology team.

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Severe Weather Coverage Last Night

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:31 am

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Severe weather rolled through Washington County and the KCII listening area last night.  

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Extension Honors Volunteers This Week

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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This is National Volunteer Week and the ISU Extension is saluting volunteers across the state and here in Washington County.  

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Youth Turkey Hunting Season Ends and Adult Season Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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While Iowa’s youth spring turkey season ends today and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources wants to pass along safety reminders as the adult hunting season starts.  

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Stormchaser Bill Passed by House

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

As the Legislative Session winds down, lawmakers are still passing legislation, such as the “Storm chaser” Bill. These aren’t the storm chasers that follow tornadoes to study or film them.

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Musicians Against Hunger – Today

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Operation Backpack, a group which provides backpacks full of food to children in need, will be hosting the event, Musicians Against Hunger, on today.

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Reporting Controlled Burns Important

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Farmers in Washington County who wish to use fire to help with their controlled burns are reminded to call them in to the Safety Center.  

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Book Event Next Week Features Local Author

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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An event is happening next week that is featuring a local author.  

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Annual Relay for Life 5K Registration Open

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Registration is now open for this year’s Washington County Relay for Life 5K and 10K.

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Archers Holding First Shooting Event of the Year Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Archers are having their first 3D Shoot of the year at their range northwest of Washington tomorrow.  

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4-H State Fair Special Lineup Made Known

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa State University Extension in conjunction with the 4-H has announced this year’s special event lineup for the state fair.

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Musicians Against Hunger Event

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Operation Backpack, a group which provides backpacks full of food to children in need, will be hosting the event, Musicians Against Hunger, on tomorrow. Local elementary and high school students will be performing along with the Praise Band, along with many other bands and musicians, at the United Presbyterian Church from 1:30 to 4:00.

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Autism Walk At Iowa Wesleyan

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Alpha Xi Delta at Iowa Wesleyan College will put on a walk to benefit Autism research on Sunday at the IWC Campus Lawn. The walk starts at 1:00 pm with registration starting at 12:30 pm.

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SCC Sponsoring Multiple Poetry Readings this Month

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Southeastern Community College will be hosting multiple poetry readings to celebrate National Poetry Month. Tomorrow, SCC’s Culture on Campus Committee and the Di Dante Literature and Writing Club will host Mary Fons, a nationally ranked slam poet.

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Police Investigation Leads to OWI Charge

Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 at 12:13 pm

Further investigation into a medical attention call south of Washington late last month has resulted in criminal charges.  

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Washington Page – April 13, 2012

Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 at 11:03 am

Jessie Farrier talks about the Sound of Washington concert happening next Tuesday the 17th at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Washington.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 13, 2012

Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 at 10:59 am

Iowa County Dispatcher Pam Johnson continues to talk about what she did to help a father from Keokuk County deliver his son along the side of a road.

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Henry County Remains Identified as Female

Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

As previously reported by KCII, on March 17th the Henry County Sheriff’s Office received reports of possible human remains found on Old Highway 34.

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