Today's Local News

Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Yesterday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors met in regular session.

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Bell Ringers Still Needed

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Salvation Army is in need of volunteers to ring bells at businesses throughout the area. 

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Food Drive Collection Today

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Today, KCII is continuing our Caring Christmas Food Drive at Serenity Salon and Spa.

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Kalona City Council Discusses Storm Sewer Comprehensive Plan

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Kalona City Council met on Monday and one of the main items on their agenda was the discussion of a Storm Sewer Comprehensive Plan.

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Paws N More Fundraiser Successful

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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This past weekend, Paws N More had their annual open house. 

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Wellman enters into Natural Gas and Water System Bond Agreements

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Wellman residents will be getting new water and gas meters that will allow officials to take readings without even having to get out of their car.

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Louisa County Abduction Results in High Speed Chase and Crash

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:31 am


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Louisa County Sheriff’s department is reporting that around 3:50pm yesterday they received a call of a man assaulting a woman in a motor vehicle north of Grandview.

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Alive After Five Event Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Marshall’s Furniture and Flooring in Washington is hosting Alive After 5 tonight.

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2011 City Trash Can Stickers Available

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington City Hall wants to remind residents that the new annual trash can stickers for next year are available for purchase. 

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Keota Fire Business Affected

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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One business affected in this past weekend’s fire in Keota was All Around Fitness. 

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Jefferson County Board Makes Construction Decisions

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors made two decisions concerning future construction in the county.

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Tour of Homes Event Successful

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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This past weekend, the Washington Chamber of Commerce hosted its 20th Annual Candlelight Tour of Homes. 

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Iowa 2020 Visits Fairfield

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:23 am

As a part of the Iowa Great Places Designation that Fairfield received in 2006, the Iowa Arts Council is now collaborating on a project called the Iowa 2020 Project.

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Concert Coming Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Community Theater is presenting a concert tonight of the group “Intersection.” 

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Milk Quality Workshop Thursday

Posted: Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The ISU Extension is offering a Milk Quality Workshop on Thursday. 

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Fatal Weekend Accident

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 7:15 am


View Larger MapThe Iowa State Patrol reports a weekend accident on Highway 218 that killed one person and injured another.

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Upcoming State Budget Challenges

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The state budget for next year looks to be a big issue. 

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Tomorrow, the Washington county Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session.

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Upcoming Flu Shot Clinics

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Yesterday began National Influenza Vaccination Week and Washington County Public Health Nurse Chrystal Woller says they have plenty of flu shots still available. 

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Kalona City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Kalona City Council will be meeting in regular session tonight.

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