Today's Local News

Successful Fundraiser Held For The Y

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington and Wellman Y’s held a fundraiser this past weekend and was well attended. 

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Field Day Reservations Due

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Producers of sheep are invited to a field day.

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Iowa 4H Foundation Leadership Grant Applications Due

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa 4-H Foundation wants to remind high school juniors in southeast Iowa about the 2011 Hills Bank and Trust Company Leadership Grants.

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Tony Award Winning Show Coming to Fairfield

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 6:22 am

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A professional musical theater company from New York City is paying a visit to Fairfield tonight.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Supervisors are holding their regular meeting on Tuesday and this week, they will be discussing the shared County Engineer agreement with Keokuk County and the Washington County Compensation Board wage recommendations.

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Pork Quality Assurance Training

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The ISU Extension is partnering with the Iowa Pork Industry and providing training for pork producers.

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Reaction To The Sainthood of Pope John Paul II

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The process of canonizing Pope John Paul II has begun and local Catholics are sharing thoughts.

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Camp Counselors Needed

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Crooked Creek Christian Camp is looking for summer camp counselors.

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Washington Soil And Water Conservation District Meeting

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Washington Soil and Water Conservation District is holding their monthly meeting today at 12:00 noon.

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Work Sessions Being Held

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding work sessions this week to discuss the fiscal year 2012 county budget.

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New Physical Therapist Welcomed

Posted: Sunday, January 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Hospital and Clinics is welcoming a new physical therapist to their staff.

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Public Hearing Coming Up Monday

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A public hearing has been scheduled for Monday evening in the Iowa House of Representatives Chambers.

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Board of Supervisors Begin To Work On Budgets

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors has started working on budgets for all county departments for fiscal year 2012. 

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Washington School Lunches Remain Unchanged

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Earlier this week, we informed you about newly proposed nutrition standards from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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Safety Center Calls Up From Previous Year

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Safety Center has released their total calls received for 2010.

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Cable Network Presence in Washington

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The cable network MTV visited Washington High School Wednesday.

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Judge Selected As Nominee To The Supreme Court

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington District Judge Michael R. Mullins has been selected as one of nine nominees of which three will become judges on the state Supreme Court.

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Reaction to Governor Branstad’s Budget Speech

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has released information on the state budget and Senator Sandy Greiner says two important things were revealed.

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Pork Queen Applications Due

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Pork Producers is looking for contestants to be this year’s Washington County Pork Queen.

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Mid-Prairie Adopts 2011-2012 School Calendar

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie Board of Education recently adopted the school calendar for the next school year of 2011-2012.

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