Archive for November, 2018

Shopping Locally Helps the Economy

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Downtown Washington had early holiday shoppers Friday night for the annual Twilight Shop and Stroll.

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WCCB Approves New Trail Head at Kirkwood Regional Center

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:26 am

The Washington County Conservation Board approved a plan to add a trail head for the Kewash Trail at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center. 

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KCII Big Red Radio Starts Caring Christmas Food Drive Today

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:26 am

The KCII Big Red Radio will be traveling across southeast Iowa for the 16th Annual Caring Christmas Food Drive.

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Don’t Let Fires Ruin your Holiday Season

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:24 am

With temperatures dropping, it’s important to be safe when finding additional means of heat. 

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WCRF to Present Fall Grants Wednesday

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation will be presenting their fall awards this Wednesday.

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Veterans Day Observed Today

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Veterans Day was Sunday, November 11th, but due to the federal holiday falling on a weekend many will be observing it today.

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Wayland  Hosting a Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:22 am

The City of Wayland is hosting a community Thanksgiving meal on Thanksgiving Day.

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Hora Given I Dare You Leadership Award

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 6:22 am


David Hora, son of Brian and Theresa Hora of Washington, was awarded the I Dare You Leadership Award at the 4-H Awards Family Fun Night. Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

A national award recognizing integrity, balanced living, and leadership potential was recently presented to David Hora.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Sunday, November 11th

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 8:01 am

Quentin Howard 15 of Washington.

Three Wolves Named All-District

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Winfield-Mt. Union had three members of its football team named to the all-district team for eight-man district four.

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Iowa Mennonite Jamboree To Kickoff Winter Season

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The unofficial kickoff to the winter sports season has been set.

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Pamella Farrell Shelman

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 6:31 am

Funeral services for 73-year-old Pamella Farrell Shelman will be held at First baptist Church of Washington on Wednesday, November 14th at 11:00 a.m.

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Honor Veterans Today

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Today is Veterans Day, a day to honor those who have served in our armed forces.

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Highland School Board to Issue Apology at Meeting

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at 6:22 am

The Highland School Board will host their monthly meeting on Monday. 

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Six Wildcats Named All-District

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Columbus football team had six players named, in one form or another, to the all-district team for Class 1A district five.

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Fleming Receives Coach of the Year Honor

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 7:00 am

 

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk cross country team enjoyed a tremendous amount of success in 2018, due in part to the hard work of their coaching staff.

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Pedersen Found Incompetent to Stand Trial

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:28 am


A hearing was held to determine what steps to take next in the Clarence Dean Pedersen case regarding his charge of murder.

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First Snow of the Season, One Car Wreck

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The first snow of the season fell Thursday night into Friday morning.

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Fatal Accident Near Fairfield

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:25 am

One person died and passengers were injured in a two-vehicle wreck near Fairfield Friday morning.

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Council Approves Change Order for Fire Station Phase One

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:23 am

A change order has been approved on phase one of the new Washington fire station.

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