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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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Weekend Ceremonies to Honor Those Lost September 11th

Posted: Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Various events are being conducted over the weekend to remember those whose lives were lost on September 11th.  

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4-H Leadership Development Applications Being Accepted

Posted: Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Applications for Washington County’s 4-H Leadership Development Program are being accepted.  

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Banned Book Week Event Planned

Posted: Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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An event to celebrate the right to read has been scheduled at the Washington Public Library.  

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Learn at Lunch Focusing on Volunteering

Posted: Saturday, September 10th, 2011 at 6:24 am

This month’s Learn at Lunch meeting is focusing on building a community of volunteers.  

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