Archive for July, 2014

Supervisors Don’t Approve Sheriff’s Office Pay Rates

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:25 am

A two-percent wage increase was approved for Washington County employees by the board of supervisors at yesterday’s meeting.

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Storms Rolled Through Area Monday

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:25 am

While a severe thunderstorm was never designated for Washington County, storms did travel through the area yesterday and a tornado watch was issued.

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Heavy Rain Causes Flooding in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Heavy rain in southeast Iowa caused issues in the City of Kalona Monday afternoon.

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Mobile Food Pantry Coming to Washington

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

A new initiative to provide food to those in need is coming to the area.

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Wellman Continuing Longstanding Tradition

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Wellman’s annual 4th of July celebration is coming up on Friday.

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ATVs on City Streets and Adult Entertainment Ordinance to be Considered Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A first reading for an ordinance regarding the use of ATVs on city streets in Washington will be held at tonight’s council meeting.

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Senator Grassley Stopping in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s republican United States Senator will be in southeast Iowa this week.

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Some County Fair Events Next Week

Posted: Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Students, leaders and volunteers are getting ready for the Washington County Fair which will be held in two weeks.

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