Today's Local News

Keokuk County to Appoint Assistant County Engineer

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors has been seeking a new Assistant County Engineer, and it appears they have made their choice.  

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Johnson County Accident Injures One

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 at 6:20 am

A woman from Keokuk County has been injured in a one car accident in Johnson County.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

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

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow and will hear an annual update from the Washington County Public Library Association.  

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Washington County COAD Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Community Organization Active in Disasters (COAD) volunteer meeting is being held tomorrow night.  

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Handicapped Fishing Day Coming Up

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

The local chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America is hosting their annual Handicapped Fishing Day next month.  

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Engineering is Elementary Program

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

Lincoln Elementary is hosting a special event this summer.  

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Stroke Prevention Month

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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May is National Stroke Awareness Month and according to the Iowa Department of Public Health, stroke is the fourth leading cause of death in Iowa.  

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Severe Weather Coverage Yesterday

Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2011 at 6:23 am

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

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Bicycle Accident Injures One

Posted: Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 at 6:31 am

A bicycle rider has been injured in Washington. 

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High School Student Recognized by Governor Branstad

Posted: Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

An area high school student has been honored by Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds.

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Special School Board Meeting

Posted: Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Community School District is holding a special meeting tomorrow.  

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Local Farm to Host Crop Field Day

Posted: Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

Two agricultural groups are teaming up to hold a cover crop field day in Washington County.

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Absentee Ballots Available

Posted: Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Absentee ballots are available for a special election.  

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Breaking News: Bicycle Accident Injures One

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2011 at 6:17 pm

A bicycle rider has been injured in Washington. 

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Sigourney’s Abrhamson 2nd, Highland 4×2 3rd at State Meet

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2011 at 8:36 am

At the state track meet, a second place and third place finish, and several advancing out of prelims to final events.

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City Council Picks Search Firm

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council met in special session yesterday morning and has taken the next step toward the hiring of a new City Administrator.  

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Seat Belt Safety Program Returns

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Department of Public Safety and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office want to make sure you arrive safely to your destination over the next two weeks.  

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Library Director Stepping Down

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Public Library is going to be looking for a new director.  

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Tax Credit Base Raised

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has raised the base amount for tax credits.  

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DOT Says No Fishing Off Public Roadways

Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2011 at 6:24 am

As the weather warms up, fishing becomes a popular activity in Washington County.

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