Today’s Local News

Sigourney Police Chief Honored

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:29 am

Sigourney’s Police Chief has been honored with the State’s first annual “Innovation, Determination and Excellence in Action award for reducing substance abuse in South East Iowa.

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Library Game Day

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Public Library is hosting Game Day at the Library. 

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Pancake Day Successful

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington’s Fireman’s Pancake Day was a success. 

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Keota School Board looking at Future Enrollment Trends

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Keota Community School Board is looking at doing a future enrollment census to gage how many children are in the community.

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Angel Food Orders

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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If you are looking to save money on food, there is a place you can go. 

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U.S. Army Promotion

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A man from Riverside has been promoted in the U.S. Army.

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IMS Fine Arts Series continues tonight

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The IMS Fine Arts Series event will be continuing tonight.

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Shirley Snyder Wins $1000 in KCII Christmas Sweepstakes

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 8:00 am

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A Washington woman was drawn as the grand prizewinner in the KCII “Christmas Sweepstakes.”  

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Richmond Public Hearing

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Board of Supervisors held a special session to discuss the Richmond sanitary sewer project.

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Legislative Briefing Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Two southeast Iowa lawmakers will be in Washington tomorrow.

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Special Election To Be Held

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington School Board has approved the holding of a special election for a Physical Plant Equipment Levy.

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Washington Snow Removal

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington did well during the last snow storm.

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Park Board Vacancy Application Deadline

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Washington City Council is closing the application process to fill a vacancy on the Park Board.

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Lowering Fluoride Levels in SE Iowa will be Easy

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recently announced a proposed change in the amount of fluoride that is put into water because it is causing spots on some kid’s teeth.

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Changes in Teacher Pay Might be Coming

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The man Governor Terry Branstad wants to become Iowa’s next Department of Education Director has some controversial ideas on teacher pay.

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Ice Fishing Clinic at Marr Park Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Washington County Conservation Board will be holding an ice fishing clinic tomorrow at Marr Park.

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Windstream Reports Outage

Posted: Thursday, January 13th, 2011 at 6:33 am

Windstream reported an outage of Internet service in the area yesterday. 

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High School Construction Update

Posted: Thursday, January 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington’s new high school is on schedule. 

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Public Hearing

Posted: Thursday, January 13th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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A public hearing will be held tonight in Kalona. 

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Sheriff Dunbar on Gun Permits

Posted: Thursday, January 13th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Sheriff Dunbar has had a busy first week of the year. 

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