Archive for January, 2010

#1 County Zoning

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:10 am

Washington County is one of only a handful of counties in the state that does not have a zoning ordinance. That could change soon.

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#2 Washington County/Riverside Legal Dispute

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:09 am

Washington County and the City of Riverside are locked in a legal dispute stemming from a revenue sharing agreement created when the casino was built.

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#3 Property Tax Bonding Fails for WCSD

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 7:06 am

Washington School Board members are moving forward with a plan to build a new high school, even though voters said no to a property tax bonding measure in September.

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#4 Washington Man Killed in Apparent Brawl

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 6:47 am

In November a Washington man was killed after a fracas outside the 4th Avenue Bar and Grill.

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#5 Trio Tries to Rob West Chester Savings Bank

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 6:46 am

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Three people were arrested after a robbery at West Chester Savings Bank in October

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“Fearfully and Wonderfully Made” Presented at Library

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 6:42 am

Friends of the Library are offering a Humanities Iowa Program called Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

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Quitline Iowa Offers More Nicotine Replacement for Beginning of New Year

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 6:29 am

Quitting smoking is often a popular resolution made over the New Year.

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Keeping a Green New Year’s Resolution

Posted: Friday, January 1st, 2010 at 6:26 am

Metro Waste Authority of Iowa has some tips for keeping that New Year’s Resolution to be greener.

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