Archive for July, 2012

Government Official Visiting Southeast Iowa to Discuss Drought

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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State government officials have scheduled a visit to southeast Iowa tomorrow.  

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New Queen Crowned at Fair

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A full house witnessed the crowning of the new Washington County Fair Queen last night.  

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Public Hearing on Zoning Ordinance Changes to be Held

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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A public hearing is being held tomorrow as part of the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.  

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Fisheries Biologist Shares Protocol for Out of Place Fish

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

With a relative of the piranha being found in an Illinois lake, an expert shares the protocol here in Iowa for such a circumstance.

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Mt Pleasant Man in Jail

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A Mt Pleasant man is facing multiple charges after a routine traffic stop.

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Kalona City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Kalona City Council will hold a regular meeting this evening.

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Veteran Motor Car Club of America to Stop in Kalona

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Veteran Motor Car Club of America is touring the Amana Colonies and will stop in Kalona today for a car show.

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Photography Mounting Day Successful

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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One of the parts of this week’s Washington County Fair are the photography projects.  

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Unique Item at the Fair This Week

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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A unique item will be at the Washington County Fair this week.  

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Harold Wenger

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 4:38 am

Celebration of life service for 93 year old Harold Wenger of Wayland will be held at 6:30 Friday at the Bethel Mennonite Church.

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Wilma Larson

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 9:10 pm

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Celebration of life services for 95 year old Wilma L. Larson Washington will be held as a private family service at the United Presbyterian Home.

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July 15, 2012

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 7:45 am

Birthday Winner- Christopher Marner, 23, Washington

Lone Tree Falls in Final

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 7:31 am

The Lone Tree Lions lost in the District final last night, giving Lisbon advancing to the Sub-state final.

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Golden Hawks Have a Pep Rally for State

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 7:28 am

There will be a pep rally today at the Mid-Prairie softball diamond tonight at 7:15 p.m.

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Board of Supervisors to Hold a Public Hearing on Zoning Ordinance Changes

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding a public hearing as part of their meeting this week.  

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Washington County Fair Opens Today

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Fair is getting ready to kick off with some events happening today.  

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Veteran Motor Car Club of America to Stop in Kalona

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Veteran Motor Car Club of America will be touring the Amana Colonies starting today and will stop in Kalona tomorrow for a car show.

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Columbus Junction Sidewalk Project Making Progress

Posted: Sunday, July 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The sidewalk project in the city of Columbus Junction is making progress.

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UPC Swimming Party

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 1:26 pm

Title: UPC Swimming Party
Description: The United Presbyterian Church Christian Education Team has reserved the pool in Washington from 8-9pm on Sunday, July 22nd for a Swimming Party. Cost is 1 dollar per person. Bring a towel and your swim suit.
Date: 2012-07-22

UPC Ice Cream Social

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 1:26 pm

Title: UPC Ice Cream Social
Description: United Presbyterian Church is holding an Ice Cream Social on Sunday, July 22nd at 6:30pm at Sunset Park. If you can bring homemade ice cream let the church know. Otherwise bring something that goes with ice cream and lawn chair for a time of visiting.
Date: 2012-07-22