Today’s Local News

Crypto Cases On the Rise

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The number of Crypto cases in Iowa and Washington County has risen.

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Brighton Veterinarians Awarded

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The National Weather Service based in the Quad Cities recently presented awards to area agencies for their length of service and one was received in Brighton.

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Branstad, Reynolds Campaign Announces Statewide Support

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds’ campaign committee has announced the organization of 1,040 county chairs across Iowa.

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Titus Named Champion

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A Kalona 4-H’ers received awards in the youth dairy goat show at the Iowa State Fair last week.

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Four Positions Up for Election This Fall in Wellman

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Three council members and the Mayor of Wellman have terms that expire this year.

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Soccer Fields On the Discussion Pitch Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Washington City Council will revisit the discussion about community soccer fields at their meeting tomorrow evening.

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Squirrel, Rabbit Seasons Open Last Day of August

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A few small game hunting seasons start at the end of the month.

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Vehicle Strikes County Bridge Sunday

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:51 am

A vehicle struck the Wassonville Bridge north of Wellman at approximately 6:43 p.m. yesterday evening.

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Iowa SIDS Foundation to Hold Walk in Washington

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:27 am

The Iowa SIDS Foundation Walk for the Future will be held this Saturday in 8 cities across Iowa, including Washington.

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Learn English Pronto Meets Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Tomorrow night Learn English Pronto will meet in the Washington Free Public Library.

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Johnson County Republican to Run For Senate District 39

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:25 am

A Tiffin Republican has announced his candidacy for Iowa Senate District 39. Royce Phillips is the former two-term mayor of Tiffin and currently serves as a member of the city council.

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Branstad, Reynolds in Washington Wednesday

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A town hall meeting titled “Our Opportunity. Our Iowa. Our Results.” will be held in Washington Wednesday.

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Locally Made Beer Featured at State Fair

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A locally made product was featured at this year’s Iowa State Fair.

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Riverside Casino Hosts Gaming Commission Meeting

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

All of Riverside Casino’s agenda items were approved at a meeting they hosted last week.

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Vision Screening Requirements to Begin Next Year

Posted: Monday, August 19th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A new state law will require vision screenings for students entering certain grades.

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New Chairperson to Be Appointed

Posted: Sunday, August 18th, 2013 at 6:27 am

The appointment of a chairperson and vice chairperson will be held at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors’ meeting.

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Vision Screening Requirements to Begin Next Year

Posted: Sunday, August 18th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A new state law will require vision screenings for students entering certain grades.

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Two Washington Men Arrested Yesterday

Posted: Saturday, August 17th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Two Washington men were arrested and a juvenile was charged following an assault reported on Thursday.

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Washington Expecting Slight Increase In Enrollment

Posted: Saturday, August 17th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Washington Community Schools Superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgenson stated at the school board meeting this week that new student enrollment is down compared to last year.

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