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
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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
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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

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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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