Today's Local News

Richmond Residents Meeting Invitation

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Proposed customers in Richmond who are part of the new Regional Utility Service Systems (RUSS) are invited to a meeting tonight at the Kalona Community Center.  

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Library Activities on Early Release Days

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Public Library is letting parents know of an event scheduled for days when children have a scheduled early-release day.  

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Extension Field Day for CRP Participants Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The ISU Extension is offering a field day today to assist area growers who are enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program, or CRP.  

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Wellman City Council to Choose Next City Administrator

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Wellman City Council has called a special meeting to select its next City Administrator.  

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Final Meeting for Keota Comprehensive Plan Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A Keota group is close to finalizing its plans for future development in the town.  

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ISU Extension Offering Food Preservation Class

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Iowa State University Extension is offering a new program for gardeners.  

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Power Outage Affects Area

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 11:01 am

A power outage affected parts of the KCII listening area this morning.  

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School Elections Being Held Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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School districts are holding elections tomorrow to choose members of school boards.  

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Time to Act Now to Save Money on Winter Heating Costs

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Utilities Board says now is the best time to weatherize your home to get ready for the winter with low-cost air leak solutions such as caulk and weather-stripping materials.  

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Historic Preservation Commission Seeking Volunteers

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Washington Historic Preservation Commission is looking for volunteers to help research Washington’s history.  

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Open Seats Up for Election

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Three seats on the Washington City Council are up for election this fall.  

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Craft Show Successful

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce held is annual craft show this weekend with much success.  

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City of Kalona Continues Street Improvements

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The city of Kalona is wasting no time in starting its next road repair project.  

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Henry/Washington ECA Board Meets Today

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Henry/Washington Early Childhood Area Board is holding a meeting this afternoon.  

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Governor Branstad Visiting Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Governor Terry Branstad will make a stop in southeast Iowa this week.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Change

Posted: Sunday, September 11th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting on a different day in order to certify Tuesday’s school election.  

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School Elections Being Held This Week

Posted: Sunday, September 11th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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School districts are holding elections on Tuesday to choose members of school boards.  

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Historic Preservation Commission Seeking Volunteers

Posted: Sunday, September 11th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Washington Historic Preservation Commission is looking for volunteers to help research Washington’s history.  

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4-H Leaders Meeting Coming Up Next Week

Posted: Sunday, September 11th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Area club leaders and project leaders are meeting next week to talk about the upcoming year.  

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Butler County Man Charged in Johnson County

Posted: Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A Butler County man is in jail on charges of an incident early Thursday morning in rural Kalona.

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