Archive for December, 2010

December 31, 2010

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 2:07 pm

Birthday Winner – Geneva Genkinger of Washingon

December 30, 2010

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 2:06 pm

Birthday Winner – Lindsay Turner of Washington

Top Stories of 2010: IMS Bill Spencer Cross Country Champ

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 7:49 am

We finish up our look back at some of the area’s top sports stories of 2010 and today we finish with cross country and a semifinalist in football.

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Top Stories of 2010: WACO Football

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 7:47 am

The WACO Warrior football team became a Dome Team in 2010.

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Unusual Weather Pattern

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The weather we experienced yesterday and will experience today are unusual.

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New Year’s Eve Driving Safety

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Today is New Year’s Eve and many people like to ring in the New Year with alcohol.

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New Years Holiday Closures

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Most government offices will be closed today because of the New Years holiday falling on Saturday.

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Washington Chamber Receives Grant Funds

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Recently, the Washington County Riverboat Foundation awarded their Competitive Grant Awards.

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Update on the Kalona Fire

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The State Fire Marshall has pronounced that the cause of the Kalona fire a week ago is unknown.

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Iowa’s Gas Prices

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The average price for a gallon of gas has been increasing.

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Keokuk County Sheriff Not Worried about New Gun Law

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:22 am

A new state gun law will be going into affect tomorrow, and Keokuk County Sheriff Jeff Shipley says he isn’t worried about the new gun law.

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Mount Pleasant Bank Robbers Indicted.

Posted: Friday, December 31st, 2010 at 6:21 am

The two men who robbed the Community First Credit Union in Ottumwa once and the Wayland State Bank in Mount Pleasant twice have been indicted by a grand jury. 

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Top Stories of 2010: Mid-Prairie’s Tanner Miller

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 7:44 am

We continue our look back at some of the area’s top sports stories of 2010 and today we will remember a couple of strong performances at the state track meet.

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Top Stories of 2010: Columbus’ Sam Chaney

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 7:40 am

The other track athlete we will recognize is Columbus’ Sam Chaney.

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Disaster Declaration Request Made

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Washington County has been added to the list of counties for a request of disaster declaration for crop loss.

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Mitigation Process Complete

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The radon mitigation process at the Washington County Safety Center has been completed.

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Chamber Member Warning

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Washington Chamber of Commerce members need to be on alert.

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Washington Y Classes

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Y is offering many classes beginning next week.

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Getting Back on Track Classes offered next month

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 6:24 am

People wondering where their money is going now have a class they can attend to learn more about it.

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Popular Baby Names

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 6:23 am

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The most popular baby names of 2010 have been compiled.

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