Posts With Keyword ‘Washington County’

UPDATE: Missing Man Found Dead in Wayland

Posted: Thursday, February 23rd, 2012 at 4:29 pm

As previously reported by KCII, a 64 year old man who was reported missing on Tuesday morning has been found dead. William Salyers was found just north of Wayland at around 11:00 yesterday.

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Missing Man Found Dead in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 at 5:23 pm

A man reported missing on yesterday has been found dead in Washington County. The incident is now a suicide investigation. The 64 year old man was reported missing after he left his residence around 8 am on Tuesday, and was then unaccounted for.

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Washington County #20 in General Health

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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A new report out by researchers at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation lists Washington County at number 20 in general health in our state of 99 counties.  

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Disaster Declaration Made

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington County has been added to the list of counties disaster declaration for crop loss. 

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Disaster Declaration Request Made

Posted: Thursday, December 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Washington County has been added to the list of counties for a request of disaster declaration for crop loss.

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Washington County Income, Higher then Iowa’s

Posted: Saturday, December 18th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The median household income in Iowa rose by less than $1,000 between 2007 and 2009, and the poverty rate climbed nearly 1 percentage point, but Iowans fared better than people in many other states hard-hit by the economic recession, according to a report released Wednesday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Local Counties part of Treasurers website that is having problems

Posted: Thursday, November 25th, 2010 at 6:23 am

County treasurers in Iowa including several in south east Iowa are sticking with a struggling West Des Moines software company that hosts a website where residents can pay property taxes and motor vehicle fees online.

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Washington County Accident Sends one to U of I Hospitals

Posted: Saturday, November 20th, 2010 at 10:21 am

At approximately 7:00 A.M. Friday the Washington County Communications Center received a report of a single vehicle accident in the 1700 block of Underwood Avenue.

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Higher Washington County Voter Turnout

Posted: Friday, November 5th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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This year’s mid-term election voter turnout in Washington County exceeded the last mid-term election in 2006 according to Washington County Auditor Bill Fredrick.

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Judge Orders Riverside To Pay Washington County $350,000, Resume $175,000 Yearly Payments

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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A judge has ordered the City of Riverside to pay Washington County $350,000 and continue with yearly $175,000 repayments for more than $9 million in Tax Increment Financing Bonds that were used to upgrade Riverside’s  sewer and water system in connection with the building of the Riverside Casino And Resort.

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Riverside Ordered To Resume Payments To Washington County

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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A judge has ordered the City of Riverside to pay Washington County $350,000 and continue with yearly $175,000 repayments for more than $9 million in Tax Increment Financing Bonds that were used to upgrade Riverside’s  sewer and water system in connection with the building of the Riverside Casino And Resort.

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In Washington, November 2nd Vote More Than Just Candidate Elections

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington County residents will vote for more than candidates on November 2nd.

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Attorneys For Riverside And Washington County Present Case For Summary Judgment

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 1:50 pm

A judge will now decide for or against Washington County in a lawsuit against the City of Riverside.

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Lane restrictions on U.S. 218 near the Washington/Henry County line begin Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 27th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Construction work on a bridge approach on U.S. 218 1.1 miles north of the Henry County line over the East Fork Crooked Creek Bridge is set to start tomorrow.

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Unemployment In Washington County Decreased From June To July

Posted: Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Iowa’s unemployment rate increased from June to July, growing a percentage point to 6.8%, but Washington County saw a point two percent decrease.

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Washington and Jefferson Counties Declared Disaster Areas By U.S. Department Of Agriculture, Funds Now Available

Posted: Friday, August 27th, 2010 at 6:26 am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared Washington and Jefferson counties as disaster areas.

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Washington And Keokuk Join Iowa County On Federal Disaster List

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Seven Iowa counties have been added to a presidential disaster declaration for public assistance after severe storms and flooding this summer.

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Washington, Jefferson, Johnson County Residents Urged To Apply For State Disaster Assistance

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Washington, Jefferson and Johnson County residents are eligible for state disaster assistance through Iowa’s Individual Assistance Program.

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Washington Home Hit By Lightning During Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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A Washington home suffered fire and water damage to its roof after being struck by lightning last night.

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Washington County Added To Disaster Proclamation

Posted: Friday, August 6th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Governor Chet Culver has added Washington County to a list of disaster areas that have been affected by severe weather.

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