Today's Local News

OC Community Church Holding Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 6:21 am

A Thanksgiving gathering is being held tomorrow for those who don’t have enough or wouldn’t have anyone to spend the afternoon with.

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KCII Food Drive Continues in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, November 21st, 2012 at 6:20 am

KCII is holding another food drive today in Washington, in an effort to support local food shelves.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Today we chat with Faith Baptist’s Tony Widdel about some upcoming events including Faith’s Got Talent.

Washington County Board Privately Discusses Lawsuit

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 10:31 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors discussed recent litigation in a closed door hearing following their meeting today.

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City Administrator Looks Ahead to Next Budget Year

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 6:25 am

According to the city administrator, the future of the city of Washington’s financial picture is looking good, but it faces challenges.  

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Washington Holiday Kickoff Included Shoppers and Carolers

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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An effort to get people in the holiday spirit included special events, live music, and Christmas carolers on Friday in Washington.  

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Caring Christmas Food Drive Heads to Sigourney

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

KCII will be in Sigourney today, collecting donations to fill up the Big Red Radio for local food shelves.

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Farm Bill Fate Remains Uncertain

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

One local farmer is displeased by how the federal government is handling the Farm Bill.

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Mid-Prairie Receives Honor for Advanced Placement Achievements

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Mid-Prairie School District has been recognized for its achievements in Advance Placement classes.

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Washington Yard Waste Pickups End This Week.

Posted: Tuesday, November 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Washington reminds residents that this week is the last scheduled week for yard waste pick-up and for the leaf-vac program for the season.  

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson talks about pavement patching, and why the police department is over-budget so far this year.

Book About Washington County Veterans Draws a Crowd

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Hundreds of people attended a book-signing event Friday that included some of the Washington County veterans that are featured in it.

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Washington County Board to Discuss Lawsuit in Closed Session

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A lawsuit brought against the Washington County Board of Supervisors last week will be discussed behind closed doors tomorrow.

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Washington City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council is meeting tomorrow instead of Wednesday this week.

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Food Drive in Downtown Washington Today

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Big Red Radio will be in town today, collecting donations for local food shelves.

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Stewart Elementary School Principal Reports on the School Year

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The principal at Stewart Elementary School in Washington says that the school year has been going well so far.  

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Mid-Prairie 7th Graders Attending STEM Event

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

It’s never too early to start thinking about a future career and tomorrow some local 7th graders will learn that first hand.

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Head-on Collision South of Washington

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 8:35 pm

Multiple people are injured after a head-on collision south of Washington.

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Board of Supervisors to Hold Closed Session to Discuss Lawsuit

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A recent lawsuit brought against the Washington County Board of Supervisors will be discussed behind closed doors on Tuesday.

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Washington Veterans’ Book Draws Big Crowd

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Authors of a newly written book that tells stories of local veterans were met with hundreds of people at a book-signing on Friday.

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