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4 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal
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Mayapples, bluebells and wild ginger in bloom signal the return of spring in Iowa, and Trees Forever is inviting the public to enjoy the beauty of the season with a spring wildflower walk at Hayes Timber in Washington, Iowa.
Two cities in Washington County received interest rate reductions on 20-year loans through state revolving funds .
After over a month of research and an hour of discussion Tuesday evening, the Washington City Council voted to proceed with a plan that would use the former Washington Public Library to expand city offices During a special meeting, the council decided to tentatively pursue a plan that would move city hall into the former library building, while the ... (more)
The Iowa Public Information Board discussed two complaints concerning the Washington County Conservation Board about closed meetings during the IPIB meeting on April 17. According to a press release, the complaints were referred to IPIB staff for informal assistance.
Washington County 4-H members, from left Katie Miles, daughter of Brett and Lori Miles; Lyndsay Palmer, daughter of James and Donna Palmer, and Lori Wagner, daughter of Jennifer Wagner and John Wagner, serve breakfast Saturday morning as part of the annual 4-H pancake breakfast.
Washington County Genealogical Society member Margie Lasek of Washington created a hands-on display of towns in the county that no longer exist.
Ainsworth Fire Department, Washington County Ambulance, the Washington County Sheriff's office and Washington County Rescue were called at about 10:30 a.m. today to a car vs. semi accident at the off-ramp from Highway 218 to Highway 92. For more information on the accident, see the March 26 edition of The Washington Evening Journal.
This is a legislative update from Sen. Rich Taylor, representing Henry and Lee counties and portions of Washington and Jefferson counties.
The Iowa 4-H Foundation sponsors the annual Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Iowa State Fair.
Hard working individual for labor on grain farm, Washington County. Ability or experience using large equipment needed.
A contingent of people from Washington County were in the meeting where the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission voted 4-1 today to deny a gaming license to a firm wishing to build a $164 million casino in Linn County.
The Washington County Riverboat Foundation set the dollar amount and dates for the spring grant and the mini-grant presentations Wednesday evening.