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Parent Teacher Conferences Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Junior High and High Schools are holding parent/teacher conferences tonight.  

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Continues

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza continues today.  

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Washington is Getting Ready to Receive New Trees

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The city of Washington will be receiving funding for future tree planting projects.  

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Books Sale Fundraiser Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:28 am

New and used books have collected for Washington’s Planned Parenthood Clinic’s annual book sale.

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Mid-Prairie and Keota Schools Hold Professional Development Days

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Mid-Prairie and Keota Community School Districts are back in school today after their first professional development day for teachers and staff.  

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Master Gardeners Hosting Guest Speaker

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Master Gardeners is hosting a program about lilies tonight.  

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Riverboat Foundation Awards Outer Communities with Funds

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:24 am

A number of Washington County communities will receive funds from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation as part of its third quarter distribution.  

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Several Mid-Prairie Central Office Remodeling Bids Accepted

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Several bids have been accepted for parts of the Mid-Prairie Central Office remodeling project.  

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Washington Public Library Piano Concert Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Public Library is having a return performer for a piano concert tomorrow.  

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Starts Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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KCII”s Home Shopping Extravaganza starts today.  

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Board of Supervisors Discussing Redistricting Plan

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be talking about the adoption of the County redistricting plan as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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New Staff at Chamber of Commerce

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is adding to its staff.  

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Seat Belt Safety Program Starting

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

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The Washington Police Department in conjunction with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa State Patrol are in the process of conducting seat belt checks.  

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Candidates File to Run for City Positions

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Two northern Washington County communities have received notice from candidates to run for elected positions.  

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Washington County 4-H Celebrates Alumni Month

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County 4-H has been celebrating all this month while looking back at the past.  

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School District Receives Grant

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington Community School District is receiving a grant to add trees to sports complexes.  

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Nice Weather Brings Large Crowds to Annual Festival

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The weather this past weekend helped to draw large crowds to an annual event in Kalona.  

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City of Kalona Examining Sidewalks, Applying for Grant

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Officials with the city of Kalona have been studying the sidewalks in the town, and are looking to apply for a grant that could help rebuild many of them.  

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Board of Supervisors Holding First Reading

Posted: Sunday, September 25th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are progressing toward the adoption of the County redistricting plan.  

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High School Parent Teacher Conferences This Week

Posted: Sunday, September 25th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington High School is getting ready to hold parent/teacher conferences this week.  

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