Posts With Keyword ‘Washington County’

Clover Kids Collect Cans

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Some of the youngest members of the Washington County 4-H program counted their one-hundredth can of food collected for HACAP at their last meeting.

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Semi Overturns on Highway 218

Posted: Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 at 11:01 am

A semi overturned on Highway 218 early this morning.

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Seward, Stoops and Yoder Take Oaths of Office

Posted: Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 at 6:30 am
Before they can be seated or act on County business, the newly elected Supervisors Yoder, Stoops and Seward are required to take their Oaths of Office.

The newly elected Washington County Supervisors took their Oaths of Office at this morning’s meeting.

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Unemployment at 3.4% in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 at 6:25 am

Iowa Workforce Development recently released employment numbers for the month of November.

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2012 Weather Summary Shows Warm, Dry Weather

Posted: Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 at 6:25 am

It may confirm what you already knew about the weather last year: the weather data from the past year shows drier and slightly warmer-than-usual weather.

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Loebsack Votes ‘Yes’ to Fiscal Cliff Measure

Posted: Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

After a last minute effort to avert the so-called fiscal cliff, the U.S. House of Representatives approved the Senate’s compromise package.

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New Supervisors Expected to Take Oath of Office Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, January 1st, 2013 at 6:25 am

Washington County will get its first look at the new Board of Supervisors tomorrow.

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Obesity Task Force to Meet

Posted: Tuesday, January 1st, 2013 at 6:22 am

A local group that is trying to affect a noticeable increase in healthy behavior is meeting this Friday in Washington.  

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Accident Sends One to Hospital, Another to Jail

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 1:29 pm
Cody Sobaski

One person was sent to the hospital, another to jail, after a late night accident.

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New Years Closings

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:24 am

Many local organizations will keep their doors closed tomorrow as we ring in the New Year.

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Washington County Veterans Affairs Recognized for Honor Flight Efforts

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:23 am

Eastern Iowa Honor Flight recently recognized Washington County Veterans Affairs for the work they did in organizing the Washington County trip.

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Washington County Veterans Affairs Recognized for Honor Flight Efforts

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Eastern Iowa Honor Flight recently recognized Washington County Veterans Affairs for the work they did in organizing the Washington County trip.

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Washington County Red Kettle Fundraiser Total Exceeds Last Years

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The final count shows Washington County’s red kettle fundraiser exceeded last years total.

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Washington Economic Development Group Encourages Local Citizens to Get Involved

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Washington Economic Development Group (WEDG) is reminding local citizens of the possibility to serve on appointed state commissions.

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Kalona Prepares for Phase 2 of Baseball Field Renovation

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Thanks to the help of some grants the City of Kalona will be making improvements around town.

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Washington County to Host Master Gardener Training

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Washington County has been chosen by the Iowa State University extension as one of 16 host sites for master gardener winter training in 2013.

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Brighton Receives Requested Audit

Posted: Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Auditor of State has released the audit of a Washington County city.

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County and City Offices Holiday Closures

Posted: Monday, December 24th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Many government offices are either closed today or will be closing early due to tomorrow’s holiday.

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Honor Flight to Present Flag at Tomorrow’s Board Meeting

Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet today due to the Christmas holiday.

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Winter Storm Leaves Behind Road Problems

Posted: Saturday, December 22nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

Our first winter storm passed through the area Thursday and continued to cause problems yesterday.

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