Today's Local News

Whooping Cough Cases Continue to Increase

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The number of reported cases of pertussis or whooping cough so far this year shows a large increase over this time last year.  

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IMS Spring Concert

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:24 am

It was a strong finish to the year for the Iowa Mennonite School music departments.

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Crop & Weather Report

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

According to the most recent crop and weather report, planting progress was slowed last week.

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Riverside City Council Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The City of Riverside held their council meeting Monday night.

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Sheep and Goat Weigh In Results Received

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Market sheep and goats for the 2012 Washington County Fair were weighed in recently with many Washington County 4-H and FFA members taking part.  

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Washington Page – May 8, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Greg Woller from the Washington Y talks about summer events happening this year.

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Names Released from Fatal Accident in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 10:40 am

The names have been released from a fatal accident in Washington that happened last Saturday afternoon.  

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Kalona Man Awaiting Sentencing

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:30 am

A Kalona man has been convicted on four counts of making false claims to the IRS.

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Hospital Celebrates Milestone

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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It’s not everyday someone gets to take part in celebrating a 100th birthday but last night, Washington County Hospital and Clinics had a chance to celebrate that milestone.  

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Main Street Washington Recognized

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Main Street Washington was recognized over the weekend for some outstanding achievements last year.  

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IMS Helps With Cleanup in Wayland

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Iowa Mennonite School students will be in in the Wayland area today to help with the cleanup effort after last weeks severe weather.

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Wellman Water Rate Increase

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

One of the topics at last night’s city council meeting in Wellman involved an increase in water rates.

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Washington Chamber Hosting Ridiculous Day This Year

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Chamber has announced they are excited about continuing the tradition of Ridiculous Day this year.

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Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington Planning and Zoning Commission is meeting tonight to review and discuss the Comprehensive Plan for the city.  

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St. James Knight Flight Registrations Due Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Early registration for St. James School’s annual Knight Flight Fun Run is tomorrow.  

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Washington Page – May 7, 2012

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about Ridiculous Day and the Chamber’s involvement.

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Weekend Accident in Johnson County Injures Washington Resident

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:30 am

An accident outside of Coralville yesterday has sent a Washington resident to the hospital.  

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Area Farmer Talks about Damage Suffered in Tornado

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:29 am

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A Henry County farmer who suffered severe damage in last week’s tornado says he plans to start over.  

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Board of Supervisors Discussing Building Plans

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow and they will be having the second reading of a proposed amendment to the County Zoning map ordinance during the meeting.  

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Washington Downtown Cleanup a Success

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:26 am

It was the fourth year for the Washington downtown cleanup.

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