Today's Local News

WCHC Restricts Access To Certain Departments

Posted: Saturday, October 24th, 2009 at 6:57 am

Washington County Hospital and Clinics is adding itself to a growing list of Iowa healthcare facilities restricting certain visitors this flu season.

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Kalona Historical Village Hosts Trip

Posted: Saturday, October 24th, 2009 at 6:56 am

The Kalona Historical Village wants to treat area residents to the American Quilter’s Society Show in Des Moines Thursday.

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Blood Drive Results

Posted: Saturday, October 24th, 2009 at 6:56 am

A blood drive put on by the Optimists Club of Washington this week yielded 126 pints.

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Hog Numbers Remain High

Posted: Saturday, October 24th, 2009 at 6:55 am

The USDA’s Chief Economist says even though there’s been a reduction in breeding sows, herd numbers remain high.

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Lawmakers Visit Washington

Posted: Saturday, October 24th, 2009 at 6:54 am

State Senator Becky Schmitz, and Representative Larry Marek  are visiting Washington Sunday for an informational session.

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Share-A-Calf

Posted: Saturday, October 24th, 2009 at 6:53 am

The Washington Cattlemen’s Association is again sponsoring the share-a-calf program this year for area FFA and 4-H’ers.

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Former Sigourney Care Admin. To Face Possible Disciplinary Action

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:50 am

A former administrator at Sigourney Care Center who’s accused of fraud charges, is now facing disciplinary action.

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Niche Pork Promoter: Now a Good Time to Get in the Business

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:29 am

An Iowa based promoter of niche pork products says now is actually a good time to get into the hog industry.

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DHS Recruiter: Volunteers More Important Now

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:26 am

A volunteer recruiter for the Iowa Department of Human Services says she’s always looking for extra help, but could really use it now in light of the cuts

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Washington Water Plant Operator Honored

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:25 am

Washington’s water plant superintendent is being honored by the American Water Works Association.

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M-P Drama Presents “Anne of Green Gables”

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:23 am

The Mid Prairie Drama Department is putting on “Anne of Green Gables” next month.

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Louisa Co. Conservation’s Youth Pheasant Hunt

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:22 am

Louisa County Conservation will is having a guided youth pheasant tomorrow.

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Workout Fundraiser Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:21 am

Area residents are being invited to get some workout tips and help a local girl who’s battling cancer tomorrow.

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Construction on 92

Posted: Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at 6:15 am

Highway 92 is reduced to one lane in Louisa County

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Washington Hotel Owner: There’s no Tourists to Tax

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:50 am

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A Washington hotel owner says the city needs have something to attract tourists, before they can tax them.

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Schmitz: 10% Cut was the Right Move

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:49 am

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A local state senator says the governor acted appropriately when he issued a 10 percent across the board budget cut

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IPIC Head On KCII Special Edition News Magazine Today

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:47 am

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The head of Iowa’s Pork Industry Center says a person looking for the source of this year’s H1N1 influenza outbreak wouldn’t want to look in Mexico.

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Loebsack Rep. to Visit Washington

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:46 am

A representative from Congressman Dave Loebsack’s office is visiting Washington next week

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Ag Outlook Seminar Planned

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:44 am

The ISU Extension service is trying to anticipate what the future will hold for farming.

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TLC Program Centered on Jeremy Patterson House Moving Airs Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 at 6:42 am

A reality television show centered on Washington based Jeremy Patterson House Moving

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