Today’s Local News

Council to Discuss Fall Roadwork

Posted: Monday, October 7th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Kalona City Council will meet this evening at the Community Center.

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Columbus Junction Updating Zoning Ordinance

Posted: Sunday, October 6th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Columbus Junction residents will have a chance to look at the proposed updates to the city’s zoning ordinance this week.

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Walk in Washington Wednesday

Posted: Sunday, October 6th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Washington’s 3rd annual one-kilometer walk in conjunction with the Healthiest State Walk is being held this week.

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Almost an Inch of Rain Falls in Washington Friday

Posted: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Nine tenths of an inch of rain fell in Washington yesterday.

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Washington Homecoming

Posted: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The 2013 Washington Homecoming King and Queen were crowned yesterday afternoon.

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Friends Group Meeting This Afternoon

Posted: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The group working to save Bunker Mill Bridge have decided against an inspection.

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Some Government Websites Unavailable During Shutdown

Posted: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Many websites and their resources are unavailable due to the partial government shutdown.

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City Has New Police Officer

Posted: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A new police officer was sworn in Thursday morning for the City of Washington.

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ReBook’s Grand Opening Today

Posted: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A used book store is having its grand opening in Washington today.

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Stalk Rot an Issue in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Some area farmers are dealing with weak cornstalks.

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Tapia, Horak Crowned

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 3:55 pm

The 2013 Washington Homecoming King and Queen were crowned today.

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Rain Update

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 12:17 pm

Storms rolled through the area last night and this morning with lightning, thunder and rain.

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Brighton Man Killed in Farming Accident

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 10:49 am

A Brighton man died in a farming accident yesterday at approximately 7:07 p.m.

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Resident Charged with Arson

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:26 am

A resident of the Washington house that was ablaze Tuesday afternoon was arrested and charged with second degree arson.

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WIC Funded Through October in Iowa

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Despite the government shutdown, the Women Infants and Children program, also known as WIC, will be funded across the state through October 31st.

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Rain, Storms Predicted Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Storms rolled through the area last night with lightning and rain.

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Fatal Wreck in Washington

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:25 am

A two-vehicle car accident with injuries at the intersection of Lexington Boulevard and Highway 1 in Washington resulted in a fatality.

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Highland Homecoming

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Like many other area districts, Highland is holding their Homecoming this week.

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New Sigourney Park Planned

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Construction of a park across from the memorial building in Sigourney is scheduled to begin in May.

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Missing 4-Year-Old Home After an Hour

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A four-year-old girl was found approximately an hour after she had been reported missing by her mother Thursday morning.

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