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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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Board of Supervisors Holding a Public Hearing

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

County Auditor Bill Fredrick is announcing that the Washington County Board of Supervisors are conducting a public hearing on Monday, March 14th to discuss the proposed fiscal year 2012 county budget. 

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Madison Street Proposed Change Presented

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Streets Committee held a public hearing yesterday afternoon on the proposed lane configuration on Madison Street from 4 lanes down to 3. 

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Chamber Dinner Reservations Due

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is reminding everyone of reservations for their annual awards dinner.

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Grief Counseling Classes Offered

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

Grief counseling classes are being offered today to help deal with the loss of a loved one. 

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Public Hearing in Kalona to Discuss Flood Plain Maps

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:23 am

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A public hearing is happening tonight in Kalona to go over flood plain maps. 

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Girls Career Conference Coming Up

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The ISU Extension spring career conference dates have been set. 

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Radio Auction Pickup Times

Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Another KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is in the books.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors met in regular session yesterday morning and acknowledged applications for voluntary annexations. 

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