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High School Student Given Top Honor

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:27 am

A Washington High School student has been awarded a top honor in music.  

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Washington County Safe Coalition Receiving Grant

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County SAFE Coalition has been awarded a grant to promote a national program in Washington.  

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Keota City Council Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Monday night the Keota City Council held a special meeting to discuss a letter from the DNR regarding their sewer system.

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Columbus Junction Receives 2nd REAP Grant

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Columbus Junction has received a REAP Conservation Grant to purchase land on Monkey Run Creek.

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Mosquito and Public Health Pest Management Course Offered Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington County Extension Office is hosting a Mosquito and Public Health Pest Management Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators.

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Area Football Teams in Playoff Games Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Four area teams have advanced to the post season in football.  

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Football Tickets for Sale

Posted: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Washington High School has tickets for sale for tonight’s game.  

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Candidates Forum Last Night

Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Candidates seeking elected positions in Washington spoke at a forum last night in the Washington Public Library.  

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School District Receives Trees

Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Washington Community School District has received trees on their sports complexes.  

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Grain Bin Safety

Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Its harvest time in Iowa and grain bin safety is a concern.

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Volunteer Webinar Training Tomorrow

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

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The next webinar in the Volunteer Match series is taking place tomorrow.  

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Washington Student Chosen for Honor Choir

Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A sixth grade student from Lincoln Elementary has been chosen to take part in a choir festival.  

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Red Ribbon Week at Mid-Prairie Middle School

Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Red Ribbon Week started yesterday at Mid-Prairie Middle School.

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Alive After Five Takes Place Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Another Alive After 5 event is taking place tonight to highlight a Washington Chamber of Commerce member.  

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Board of Supervisors Discussing Jail Bonds

Posted: Monday, October 24th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be seeking the approval for the initiation of the jail bond refunding process as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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Candidates Forum Tonight

Posted: Monday, October 24th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Candidates seeking elected positions in Washington will speak at a forum tonight.  

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A Avenue Opening

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

A Avenue in Kalona will be opened on Monday.

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Keota City Council Meeting

Posted: Monday, October 24th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Keota City Council is holding a special meeting today, to address a letter from the DNR regarding their sewer system.

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Washington County Youth Encouraged to Sign Up for 4-H

Posted: Monday, October 24th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Youth in the Washington County area are encouraged to sign up for this year’s 4-H events.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, October 23rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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When the Washington County Board of Supervisors hold their meeting this week, they will hear Quarterly Reports from Washington County General Assistance and Washington County Veteran Affairs.  

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