Archive for January, 2011

New Gun Law Taking Effect

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Iowa now has a new gun law.

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Stop Smoking Hotline

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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For those who have made a New Year’s resolution to stop smoking, there is help available. 

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Highway Fatalities Down

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The number of motorists killed on Washington County highways last year is down from 2009.

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Kalona Historical Society receives $17,800

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Kalona Historical Society has received over $17,000 in grant money from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation Competitive Grant Awards. 

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“Auld Lang Syne” History

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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You probably heard the song “Auld Lang Syne” at midnight last night.

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Wellman receives $19,500 from WCRF

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation recently announced its fourth quarter city grant awards, and the city of Wellman received a little over $19,500.

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PQA Plus Certification Offered again in January

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Extension is offering their Pork Quality Assurance Plus Program again.

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Learn At Lunch Event

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is having another Learn at Lunch event. 

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