Archive for May, 2013

Highland Gets Five All-Conference for Soccer

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Highland Huskies boy’s soccer team landed five on the all conference list this year.

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Flood Warnings in the Area

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:30 am

The flood stage of the English River at Kalona.


Flood warnings are in effect for many communities in the listening area.

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Commission Seeks Public Input for Zoning Report

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:27 am

A public hearing will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Washington Public Library regarding rescinding zoning.

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Tennis Courts to Be Revamped

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington’s tennis courts near Case Field will receive $27,000 worth of updates and repairs this year, thanks to a Washington County Riverboat Foundation Grant.

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West Chester Daze Starts Friday

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The 7th annual West Chester Daze events will kick off Friday evening.

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Riverside Looking for Input Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The City of Riverside is requesting help in setting long term goals from its residents.

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New Live Healthy Iowa Challenge

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The next Live Healthy Iowa challenge has been announced.

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Rules Vary for Fishing on Private Lakes

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

As the fishing improves with the weather, now’s the time to get your license.

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Louisa County Included in Disaster Designation

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated six counties in Iowa, including Louisa, as part of a Presidential Major Disaster Designation.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

IMS Soccer Get’s Eight Players on All-Conference List

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The all- Southeast Iowa Superconference soccer team was released, and here are the all conference players from IMS.

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Regals Run Through IMS

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 8:30 am

For the second time this season IMS traveled to Iowa City to face the Running Regals of Regina and for the second time this year they fell, this time in the substate round of the soccer postseason by a 5-1 score.

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Government Offices Closed Due to Holiday

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 6:30 am

Memorial Day services were held at the Blair House.


Most government offices will be closed today, in honor of Memorial Day.

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West Nile Facts

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 6:26 am

West Nile is a mosquito born virus that can be transmitted to people and cause inflammation of the brain or spinal cord.

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Williams Speaks at Conference

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Lorraine Williams, owner of Café Dodici, recently spoke as part of a panel on “How to Start Your Own Business” at the Iowa NEW Leadership Conference.

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Carter Receives P.E.O. Scholarship

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A Washington High School student has been awarded the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship.

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New Facility at Wellman Park

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A new concession stand can now be found at North Park in Wellman.

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Chance to Volunteer this Weekend in Keota

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Keota is looking for volunteers this weekend.

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Karyl Flander

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 3:40 am

Funeral Arrangements are pending for 87 year-old Karyl Flander of Keota. The Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Keota is handling the arrangements.

Ginita Dalton

Posted: Monday, May 27th, 2013 at 12:40 am

Funeral Services for 87 year-old Ginita Dalton of Riverside will be at 11am Wednesday) at The Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside.

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