Today’s Local News

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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Local Company Impacts Thousands of Lives Every Year

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:21 am

It’s Manufacturing Week in Iowa, a chance to highlight the state’s manufacturing sector.

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Winfield Mt. Union Homecoming

Posted: Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 6:20 am

Winfield Mt Union crowned their 2013 Homecoming King and Queen on Wednesday.

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Girl Found Approximately an Hour After Reported as Missing

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 11:52 am

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

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Drivers’ Names Released in Wednesday’s Wreck

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 7:54 am

A two-vehicle wreck with injuries and one person trapped occurred at the intersection of Lexington Boulevard and Highway 1 in Washington yesterday afternoon, at approximately 1:50 p.m.

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Mid-Prairie Homecoming Royalty Announced

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:24 am

This year’s Mid-Prairie Homecoming Royalty have been crowned.

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Cause of Blaze Under Investigation

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:23 am

The cause of a house fire in Washington Tuesday afternoon is still under investigation at this time.

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Training at Washington Readiness Center Cancelled

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:23 am

The effects of the government shutdown will be felt in Washington this weekend.

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Washington Looks at Buying Mt. Pleasant’s EDR Equipment

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Washington City Council approved spending up to, but not to exceed, $10,000 for Electrodialysis Reversal equipment for the Water Treatment Plant.

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Car Wreck with Injuries in Washington

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:22 am

A two-vehicle wreck with injuries occurred at the intersection of Lexington Boulevard and Highway 1 in Washington yesterday afternoon.

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Iowa Fall Fitness Day Next Week

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:21 am

Next week, across Iowa schools and organizations will be celebrating the fifth annual Live Healthy Iowa Fall Fitness Day.

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Herbert Hoover Historic Site Closed

Posted: Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 6:21 am

A field trip taken recently by a local 5th grade class would not be possible this week.

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Mid-Prairie Homecoming King and Queen Announced

Posted: Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 at 9:14 pm

This year’s Mid-Prairie Homecoming Royalty have been crowned.

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Breaking News: Two Vehicle Accident in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 at 2:11 pm

At approximately 1:50PM Wednesday afternoon a two vehicle accident occurred at the intersection of Lexington Boulevard and Highway 1 in Washington.

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