Today's Local News

Open Houses at Washington County Historical Sites Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Your chance to tour Washington County’s historical sites is this weekend.

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Books Needed For Annual Fundraiser

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:22 am

New and used books are being collected for an annual fundraiser later this month.  

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Learn at Lunch Event Focusing on New Regional Center

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A lunch time meeting is Monday focusing on the new regional center for Washington.  

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Homecoming Royalty Crowned

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 1:56 pm

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This year’s Homecoming Royalty has been crowned.  

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Two Arrested After Vehicle Stop in Riverside

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:49 am

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A vehicle stop in Riverside has led to two arrests.  

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Drought Conditions Remain Unchanged Across Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Despite the inch and a half of rainfall last week, drought conditions in southeast Iowa remain the same.  

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New Bronze Bust of George Washington Unveiled Last Night

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A special event was part of the Farmers Market last night.  

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Kalona Parking Ordinance To Affect Downtown Residents

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Kalona residents that live downtown may soon see a change in where they can park.

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Senator Shares Opinion on ObamaCare

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A U.S. Senator is sharing his opinion on what this falls election means for ObamaCare.

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Annual Chamber Craft Festival Is Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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An annual event that draws a big crowd is tomorrow.  

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Annual Memorial Walk/Run Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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A Washington County agency is hosting their annual 5K Memorial Walk/Run this weekend.

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Homecoming Week Ends Today

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Homecoming week wraps up in Washington today with Spirit Day being the theme.  

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Homecoming Week for Highland and Sigourney-Keota

Posted: Friday, September 14th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A few local high schools are celebrating their homecoming this week.

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Board Approves Outlined Goals and Tax Financing Agreement

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Goals for the superintendent was part of a focus during the Washington School Board meeting last night.  

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Church Program Seeing Steady Attendance

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A program that started the first of the year is experiencing a good turnout each week.  

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High School Students Hear Presentation on Future Career Opportunities

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A presentation on careers was given recently to Washington high school students.  

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Keota Clean-up Raises Money for Park Equipment

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The City of Keota raised some money with a city wide clean-up last month.

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Mid-Prairie Middle School Holding Open House

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 6:24 am

An opportunity to learn more about the school year and meet teachers is today at Mid-Prairie Middle School.

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Celebrate Pork This Weekend in Wellman

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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A celebration of pork and the industry it provides the area is this weekend.

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New Washington Statue Containing Time Capsule Unveiling Tonight

Posted: Thursday, September 13th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A special event is happening during tonight’s Farmers Market.  

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