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Senior Fest Coming Next Month

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Washington County Hospital and Clinics is hosting their 3rd Annual Seniorfest next month.  

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Area College to Honor Those Lost on 9/11

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:21 am

An area college has three events planned for this weekend that remember those lost during the events of 9/11.  

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Job Shadow and Internship Opportunities Available

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

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High School students in Washington have a chance to learn about a future career through a job shadowing and internship opportunity.  

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Riverboat Grants Applications Still Being Accepted

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

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Applications are still being accepted for the next round Washington County Riverboat Foundation Grants.  

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Washington Resident Featured on National Program

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

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A Washington resident is being featured on a national program today.  

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Lawn and Weed Control Help

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

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Those still wishing to have a good looking lawn can receive help from horticulture specialists.  

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Kalona Farmers Bring Home Champion Bull Banner

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

Good results continue to pour in from Washington County participants in the Iowa State Fair.  

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Increased E85 Use Seen in Southeast Iowa

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

According to a report from the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association, the use of E85 in the state has increased to record levels.  

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Deadline for WACO Football Celebration Tailgate Approaching

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

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WACO Football fans will have an opportunity to help the school celebrate 50 years of football this month.  

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Hospice of Washington County Preparing For Memorial Walk/Run

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

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Hospice of Washington County is getting ready to host its 5K Memorial Walk/Run on Saturday, September 17th.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting to Appoint Civil Process Servers

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be approving certificates of appointment as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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City Reminds Residents of Grass Ordinance

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The City of Washington is still reminding property owners of their grass and weed ordinance.  

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Immunization Update 2011 Registrations Still Being Accepted

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Registrations for a seminar coming up for healthcare staff are still being accepted.  

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Construction Projects on Agenda for Kalona City Council

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Kalona City Council will discuss future construction projects at its meeting this week.  

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Farmers Can Help Grow Their Communities With Grants

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Area farmers now have an opportunity to help their local communities grow.  

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Columbus Junction Woman Earns Important Honor

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:23 am

A Columbus Junction woman has been appointed to a national position with the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars.  

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Former Mt. Pleasant Resident Showing Watercolor Display

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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A former Mt. Pleasant resident will be displaying examples of her artwork in the city this month.  

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Labor Day Closures

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Most government offices and many businesses are closed today in observance of Labor Day.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, September 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be approving certificates of appointment as part of their meeting this week.  

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Livestock Judging Teams Earn State Honors

Posted: Sunday, September 4th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Several Washington County 4-H members competed at the State Livestock Judging competition in Ames recently and brought home high honors.  

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