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Special City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council is holding a special meeting tonight to discuss leasing of land.

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Washington Man’s Trial to Start

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

The trial of a Washington man charged with vehicular homicide is set to begin next week. 

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Public Hearing Set for Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Hospital and Clinics is holding a public hearing and board meeting tomorrow. 

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Piano Concert to Celebrate Black History Month

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The next in the monthly piano concerts at the Washington Public Library is celebrating Black History Month. 

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Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators Course Offering

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Extension is offering an Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicators course for commercial pesticide applicators. 

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Location Established for Emergency Services in Keokuk County

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors held their weekly meeting yesterday morning and during the meeting they discussed the creation of an Emergency Operations Center (EOC).  

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Senator Grassley Visit in Wapello

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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United States Senator Chuck Grassley visited the southeast Iowa area earlier this week. 

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Continues

Posted: Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 at 6:21 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza continues today. 

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Early Morning House Fire

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:51 am

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Just before 6:00 this morning the Washington County Safety Center received a report of smoke in a house at 720 South Marion Avenue in Washington. 

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North Liberty Man Leads Law Enforcement on Chase

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:32 am

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A vehicle and foot chase yesterday resulted in a North Liberty man being arrested on multiple charges in Washington. 

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Local Man Sentenced To Prison

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A Washington man found guilty in January of killing his wife has been sentenced to 50 years in prison.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding their weekly meeting tomorrow.

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Dry Manure Applicator Workshop

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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If you are a manure applicator, there is a certification workshop happening today. 

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Fairfield High School Student Nomination

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Edna L. Jones of Fairfield Community High School has been nominated as a U.S. Presidential Scholar based upon her academic achievements.  

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Seed Treatment Course Offered

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The ISU Extension is hosting class for commercial pesticide applicators. 

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Starts Today

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

KCII”s Home Shopping Extravaganza returns today. 

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Second Legislative Briefing Held

Posted: Monday, February 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce hosted their second Legislative Briefing over the weekend. 

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Stewart School Kindergarten Registration Deadline Approaching

Posted: Monday, February 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Stewart Elementary School in Washington is holding Kindergarten registration for next school year. 

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Meatless Mondays Could Hurt Production Industry

Posted: Monday, February 21st, 2011 at 6:26 am

A campaign of meatless Mondays is beginning to spread around the world and could start to have an effect on the region’s Ag industry. 

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Senator Grassley Visiting The Area Tonight

Posted: Monday, February 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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United States Senator Chuck Grassley has a planned visit to the southeast Iowa area. 

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