Today's Local News

Washington County Attorney Candidate Larry Brock To Speak At Wellman Free County Meeting

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

Washington County Attorney General Candidate Larry Brock will speak at a Meet and Greet event in Wellman on Monday.

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Issues with Iowa DOT stalled South 9th Ave. Project, Paving removal to begin Monday

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:25 am

If it seems there has been little or no work done on the South 9th Ave, Washington City Engineer Rob McDonald says it is because issues came up with the Iowa DOT.

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26 Opportunities For Flu Shots In Washington County During October

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:24 am

Washington County Public Health is giving area residents 26 opportunities to get flu shots this month.

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First Frost Coming to Washington County

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:23 am

It is starting to get colder outside, and Iowa State Climatologist Harry Hillaker says the frost is coming, possibly sooner then you think.

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Two Washington County 4-H Bows And Bullets Students Place First At State Competition

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:22 am

Two Washington County Bows and Bullets 4-H students are the best shooters in Iowa.

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Washington Public Health Recommendations in dealing with Moldy Crops

Posted: Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health is recommending that respiratory protection be worn by individuals who will be involved in the removal or destruction of crops that were covered by flood water or show signs of extensive Mold.

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Washington Homecoming King And Queen Announced

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 2:00 pm

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Brian Roder and Courtney Kleese are the newest addition to Washington’s Homecoming Royalty.

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Attorneys For Riverside And Washington County Present Case For Summary Judgment

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 1:50 pm

A judge will now decide for or against Washington County in a lawsuit against the City of Riverside.

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Wayland Road Shoulder Project Could Begin Next Week

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:30 am


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The Washington County Board of Supervisors has approved North Liberty construction company LL Pelling to begin the Wayland Road Shoulder Paving Project as early as next week.

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Special Friday Session Of The Washington County Board Of Supervisors

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors meets in special session this morning.

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Homecoming Events, Football Game Today In Washington

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Washington public schools are celebrating spirit day today.

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Riverside man wins 200 Hour Tractor

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:25 am

A Riverside man has won 200 Hour Tractor. 

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Washington Awaits First Fall Freeze

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:24 am

Planters and gardeners in Washington are preparing for the first fall freeze.

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Eating is Believing: BASICS program to be offered by Keokuk County Extension

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Keokuk County Extension is now offering a program aimed at helping kids pick better food choices.

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Washington Superintendent To Meet Residents In Brighton Next Week

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:22 am

Washington Community School District Superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgensen will be in Brighton next week to meet with area residents.

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2nd Annual Octoberfest & Alive After 5

Posted: Friday, October 1st, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Second Annual Oktoberfest and Alive After 5 event is next week.

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Washington Man Charged With 5 Counts Of Felony Sexual Abuse Of A Minor

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 6:31 am

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Nearly two months after a report of possible child abuse, a Washington man has been charged with felony sexual abuse.

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Three Washington Residents Charged With Assault In Less Than A Week

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Washington Police Department has charged two more city residents with assault, increasing the number of assault arrests in the last week to three.

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Personal Accounts Of Apollo Moon Program Given Tonight At Washington Public Library

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Public Library continues its partnership with Cedar Rapids based technology firm Rockwell Collins tonight with an adult oriented program on the Apollo moon missions.

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Two Washington Students Now Charged With Assault

Posted: Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Less than two months into the school year, a second Washington student has been charged with assault.

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