Today’s Local News

Clover Kids and 4-H Children Opportunity

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Children who are involved with the Washington County Clover Kids have an opportunity to learn about a sheep project through a special mentoring program.  

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Wellman to Upgrade Warning Sirens

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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In light of a very active spring weather wise, the city of Wellman has decided to improve their storm warning system.  

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Dessert Auction Coming Up

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:25 am

Washington County’s Relay for Life is holding a dessert auction the end of the month.  

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Lone Tree Farmers Market to Kick Off 2011 Season

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

Another farmers’ market in the area is setting up shop for the first time this season.  

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Youth Veterinary Medicine Camp Registration Due

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Youth interested in learning more about animal health have an opportunity to see what it’s like to be an animal doctor this summer.  

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Memorial Day Ceremony Honors Fallen Soldiers

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:22 am

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A ceremony was held yesterday morning to honor those who have lost their lives at sea.  

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Louisa County Fishing Day Cancelled

Posted: Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 6:21 am

The effects of a harsh winter continue to be felt, as the Louisa County Conservation Office has announced their biennial Fish ‘n Fun Day.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting in regular session tomorrow and will be holding a public hearing as part of their meeting.  

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Relay For Life

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington County’s Relay for Life is less than a month a way and organizers are busy.

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Planning and Zoning Committee Public Hearing Scheduled

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Washington Planning and Zoning Committee is holding a public hearing tomorrow evening.  

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Highway 1 Construction Begins This Week

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Road construction will restrict traffic on Highway 1 in Jefferson County this month.  

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Fairfield Arts and Convention Center Sees Record Month

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Fairfield Arts and Convention Center experience a very active month of April this year, and Executive Director Rustin Lippincott says that’s the best month in the four years of the center’s existence.  

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Memorial Day Ceremonies

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Today is Memorial Day a time set aside to honor those who gave their lives serving in the Armed Forces.  

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Local Bands Perform Tonight in Kalona

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Among many area Memorial Day celebrations, one is being held tonight for the first time.  

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Memorial Day Closures

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Most government offices and many businesses are closed today in observance of Memorial Day.  

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Severe Weather Coverage Yesterday

Posted: Monday, May 30th, 2011 at 6:20 am

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Severe weather rolled through Washington County and the KCII listening area yesterday morning.  

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Severe Weather Coverage Today

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 11:06 am

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Severe weather rolled through Washington County and the KCII listening area earlier today.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting in regular session this week and will be holding a public hearing as part of their meeting.  

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Washington County Riverboat Foundation Grants Awarded

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Riverboat Foundation announced its Competitive Grant Awards last Wednesday for the spring of 2011.

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Pressure Canners Being Tested Saturday

Posted: Sunday, May 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Canning season is just around the corner, and to help get canners started, the Washington County Extension is offering testing of dial gauge pressure canners on Saturday.  

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