Archive for July, 2014

Jailers’ Wages Discussed Again

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The second work session regarding jailers wages in Washington County was held yesterday following the the supervisors’ meeting.

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Car Accident Sends One to WCHC By Ambulance

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A two-vehicle wreck in Washington sent one subject to the hospital by ambulance.

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Auditorium Project Waiting for Response from Vision Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The new Washington auditorium project committee is waiting to hear from the Vision Iowa Board regarding their most recent revised application for a grant worth $1.4 million.

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Estimated Financial Impact of Flooding in Kalona Nearly $200,000

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The FEMA office in Kansas City is currently evaluating Kalona’s storm damage to determine if the city is eligible for federal assistance.

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Mid-Prairie Softball Playing for 5th Place

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A local team is vying for 5th place in the state softball tournament.

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Funds Available for Water Quality Initiative

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Washington Soil and Water Conservation District has announced funds are still available for the Water Quality Initiative.

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Bubble Show Coming to Washington

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:20 am

A bubble artist is coming to downtown Washington tomorrow.

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TO GIVE AWAY

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 4:38 pm

Brown love seat, excellent condition. Free to give away if you pick up @ 501 E. Main Street in Brighton.

July 22, 2014

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 10:00 am

Birthday Winners – John Neal, Riverside

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Duane & Teresa Harfty, Washington

Highland Softball Kicks Off the State Tournament for the First Time Since ’09

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Highland softball team kicks off the state softball tournament today in a forecasted hot and humid afternoon.

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Mustangs Hold off Hawks

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

Number two East Marshall ended Mid-Prairie’s state championship bid Monday morning in Ft. Dodge with a 4-3 state quarterfinal win.

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Demons Fall in District Final

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon baseball team fell in the district championship to Solon last night.

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Severe Storm Warning Expires

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 7:37 am

The KCII Severe Weather Action Team responded to a severe thunderstorm warning Tuesday morning.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 7:12 am

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for southeastern Washington, southern Louisa, northern Henry and northwestern Des Moines counties began at 6:58 a.m.

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Wireless Internet to be Available in Central Park

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:24 am

A project in downtown Washington will soon provide wireless internet in Central Park.

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Temperatures Rising Across Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Temperatures are forecast to rise above 90 degrees today in Washington with heat indexes in the 100s for the week across the state.

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Vaccine Against HPV Recommended for Men and Women

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington Public Health recommends vaccinating against HPV or human papillomavirus.

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Local Non-Profit Working with Injured Veterans

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A Washington County based non-profit that focuses on turning injured veterans into golfers served nearly 80 individuals last year.

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Community Can Help Raise Money for Louisa County Fair

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Louisa County Fair has an opportunity to receive thousands of dollars tomorrow.

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Home Base Iowa Program Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A new program in Iowa may be coming to Washington County to help attract and employ veterans in the area.

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