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Weekend Crash Injures Two

Posted: Monday, March 7th, 2011 at 6:23 am

A weekend accident in Louisa County sends two people to the hospital.

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IMS Basketball Team Preparing for Tournament

Posted: Monday, March 7th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boy’s basketball team is in Des Moines today getting ready for the state tournament. 

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, March 6th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting this week to discuss a review of bids for the county secondary roads improvement projects. 

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Flood Awareness Month

Posted: Sunday, March 6th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The month of March has been declared Flood Awareness Month by Governor Terry Branstad saying “It is important for Iowans to know the steps they can take to protect themselves and their property from future flood events.”  

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Main Street Scholarships Available

Posted: Sunday, March 6th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Main Street Washington is announcing a chance at a scholarship to attend the national Main Streets Conference in Des Moines. 

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IMS in Des Moines Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, March 6th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boy’s basketball team earned a trip to Des Moines last weekend by beating Price of Peace School from Clinton during playoff action. 

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Funnel Week Productive in Legislature

Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The state legislature ended “Funnel Week” Thursday and both Senator Sandy Greiner and Representative Jarad Klein say it was very productive week. 

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Kalona Public Hearing Has a Large Audience

Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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A public hearing was held in Kalona Thursday night to discuss flood plain maps.

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Absentee Ballots Available for Special Election

Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Absentee ballots are available for the Washington School District April 5th special election to extend the Physical Plant Equipment Levee. 

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Soup Supper and Raffle Happening Next Week

Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Lending Hands Adult Day Services in Washington is hosting a soup supper and raffle Monday evening. 

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Two Performances Coming to Fairfield This Weekend

Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Fairfield Arts and Convention Center is presenting two shows of variety this weekend. 

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Last Day for Auction Item Pickup

Posted: Saturday, March 5th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is over and today is the last chance to pick up your items.  

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Property Taxes Are Due by the End of the Month

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am

The second half real estate and mobile home taxes must be paid by the end of the month. 

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Washington Tourism Video Premieres

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Tourism Committee has announced the completion of a project to promote Washington.

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Indian Art and Artifacts Presentation

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Public Library Foundation along with Humanities Iowa is presenting two lectures on Native American art and culture this weekend.

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Positive Main Street Washington Interactive Discussion Held

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Main Street Washington conducted an interactive discussion regarding the future of Washington. 

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Scholarship Awarded to Washington Resident

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Corn Growers Association has awarded a Washington student a scholarship. 

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Camporee Being Held Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Crooked Creek Christian Camp is holding an event called Camporee tomorrow. 

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Auction Item Pickup Is Today

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Another KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is over and it’s time to pick up your merchandise.  

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City Council Purchases Property and Sets Bid Date

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington City Council has agreed to the purchase of a property on East Washington Street. 

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