Today's Local News

Local Agency Now Requires County Support

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The cleanup of a meth lab in Keokuk County had one agency scrambling for funds, but found some support from the county budget.  

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Richmond Project Meeting Taking Place Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Residents of Richmond are invited to attend a meeting regarding the Richmond Sewer Project.

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Mens Golf Day Registration Due Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is reminding everyone about a day set aside for area golfers.  

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Open House Being Held to Welcome New CEO

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Washington County Hospitals and Clinics is hosting a welcome reception later this month.  

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Washington Public Library Piano Concert Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Public Library is presenting a piano concert tomorrow.  

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Area Fair Participants Garnering Recognition in Des Moines

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Several young Washington County fair participants have received honors at the Iowa State Fair.  

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New Washington City Administrator Chosen

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

The Washington City Council has chosen a new City Administrator. 

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School District Test Scores Improving

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington Community School District’s student achievement scores have improved.  

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Pheasant Surveying Wrapping Up Today

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Staff members from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources have been working on their annual survey of the area’s pheasant population.  

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Wellman Library Board Sees Shakeup

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The makeup of the Wellman Library Board will change its representation after discussion by the Wellman City Council.  

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Two Washington County 4-H Alums Inducted into Hall of Fame

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am
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The Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame will welcome two new members from Washington County at this year’s Iowa State Fair.  

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Hunting Licenses Go On Sale Today

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The time is here for hunters in the area to get ready for the upcoming hunting season.  

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Seat Belt Program Starting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Iowa Department of Public Safety and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office are making sure you always arrive safely to your destination.  

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Harkin Aide to Meet With Louisa County Residents

Posted: Monday, August 15th, 2011 at 6:21 am

An aide to Senator Tom Harkin will visit Louisa County to hear concerns and ideas on how to rebuild the middle class.  

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Pleasant weather

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2011 at 11:46 am

Pleasant weather will be seen across the area today and tonight as high pressure builds into the region. Early morning and late night fog is possible, mainly in river valleys. The next storm system to affect the area is expected Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday with a chance of thunderstorms.

New Washington City Administrator Chosen

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2011 at 6:31 am

The Washington City Council has chosen a new City Administrator. 

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Pheasant Surveying Wrapping Up Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Staff members from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources have been conducting their annual survey of the area’s pheasant population.  

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Learn at Lunch Focusing on Bookkeeping This Week

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2011 at 6:28 am

This week’s Learn at Lunch meeting is focusing on record keeping and making better financial decisions.  

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A Avenue Bridge Project Finances on Kalona City Council Agenda

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

As the A Avenue Bridge Project nears its completion, the Kalona City Council will discuss the finances of the project at its meeting this week.  

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Harkin Aide to Meet with Louisa County Residents

Posted: Sunday, August 14th, 2011 at 6:21 am

An aide to Senator Tom Harkin will visit Louisa County to hear concerns and ideas on how to rebuild the middle class.  

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