Today's Local News

“A Bad Year For Tomatoes” Continues Tonight At 7:30, Sunday Matinee At 2:30

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington Community Theater’s latest comedy continues with another performance tonight at 7:30 and a Sunday matinee at 2:30.

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Second Annual Senior Health Fair Tomorrow In Washington

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Washington County Hospital and Clinics is hosting the second annual Community-Wide Senior Health Fair tomorrow morning from 8:30 to 11:30 am.

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Victim in Hwy 1 Accident in Good Condition

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:25 am


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University Hospitals and Clinics is reporting that the victim in the 1 car accident Wednesday afternoon is in good condition.

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Sunny Skies Predicted For Hospice Walk This Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The 11th annual Hospice of Washington County 5k Memorial Walk/Run is tomorrow in Washington’s Sunset Park.

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Kalona Revitalization Project on Schedule

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Kalona Downtown Revitalization Project is on Schedule.

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Second Annual Aviation Youth Camp Tomorrow At Washington Airport

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Tomorrow the Washington Airport will host its second annual Aviation Youth camp for nearly 50 Washington 6th graders.

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Fairfield Events Center has plenty to offer in October

Posted: Friday, October 8th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Fairfield Arts and Convention Center has plenty to offer people with any interest this month.

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Marijuana Charges “Pending” For Washington High School Student

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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A 16 year old Washington High School student has been cited for disorderly conduct, possession of tobacco by a minor and could face charges for possession of marijuana.

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Fire Safety Comes To Washington’s Stewart Elementary

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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October 3rd through the 9th is national fire safety week.

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Woman Airlifted To U Of I Hospitals After Highway 1 Crash

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:27 am

The Washington County Safety Center is reporting 1 injury in an accident that happened on Highway 1 yesterday evening.

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Washington County Pesticide Testing Offered Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:26 am

The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship will test pesticides tomorrow at the Washington County Extension office.

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Washington Soil And Water Conservation District Meeting Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Washington Soil & Water Conservation District will hold its monthly meeting this evening at 7:30 pm at the USDA Office.

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Schmitz hosting Listening posts on Working Family’s

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:23 am

State Senator Becky Schmitz will be hosting three listening posts next week that will focus on Iowa’s working family’s.

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Shed Fire reported in Columbus Junction

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Safety Center is reporting that there was a shed fire in Columbus Junction yesterday afternoon (10/6).

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Washington County Conservation Education Center Has New Winter Hours

Posted: Thursday, October 7th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Washington County Conservation says it’s Education Center in Marr Park has new winter hours.

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Washington Supervisors Searching For Grants To Pay For Automatic Door At Orchard Hill Complex

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Washington County Supervisors have unanimously shown support for the installation of an automatic, handicap accessible door at the Orchard Hill Complex.

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Students, Chamber Of Commerce Working Together For Washington Promotional Video

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Two Washington High School juniors are filming city events to create a Chamber of Commerce promotional video.

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Fairfield Police Release More Details in McDonalds Robbery

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 6:26 am

The Fairfield Police Department is reporting that at approximately 5:15am Sunday a robbery was reported by an employee at the McDonald’s Restaurant located at 1705 W. Burlington.

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Washington City Council Preview

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Today the Washington City Council will meet in regular session.

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Walk At Work Today In Washington

Posted: Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Jet Physical Therapy in Washington is inviting area residents to get an hour of exercise this afternoon.

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