Today's Local News

Session on Wind Energy

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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An information meeting is scheduled for this evening to discuss wind energy.  

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Washington County Man Wins Big Lottery Prize

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A Crawfordsville man has won the top prize in last week’s “Iowa’s $100,000 Cash Game” drawing.  

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National Wild Turkey Federation Seeking Women Members

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The National Wild Turkey Federation is inviting women for their outreach program, Women in the Outdoors.  

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Road Work Begins in Keokuk County

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2011 at 6:20 am

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Road construction in Keokuk County will cause delays starting today.  

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Board of Supervisors Discuss Secondary Roads

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors reviewed bids for County secondary roads improvement projects with the County Engineer during their meeting yesterday. 

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Special City Council Meeting for Discussions

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is meeting in a special session tonight to discuss different city issues. 

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Washington School Board Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Community School Board is meeting tonight and they will hear an update on the high school construction project as well as a technology plan for the next fiscal year. 

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Iowa House Honoring World War II Veterans

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Iowa House of Representatives is honoring World War II veterans on Monday. 

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Mid-Prairie School Board Discusses Finances

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Mid-Prairie School Board met earlier this week and during their meeting, they talked about finances. 

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Scholarship Available For Women

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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A scholarship is available for a female college student needing financial help in completing their education. 

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Special Opportunity for 4-H Photographers

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County Extension is offering 4-H families a chance to be a photographer. 

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Keokuk County Shooting Details Released

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The State Attorney General’s office has determined law enforcement were justified in using deadly force to bring a stand off in Sigourney to an end.

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Public Health Preparedness Plan Conducted

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington County Public Health recently tested different aspects of the Public Health Emergency Preparedness Plan. 

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Congressman Dave Loebsack Holding Office Hours Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack will have a representative from his office in southeast Iowa tomorrow.

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Kalona Company Holding a Groundbreaking Ceremony

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The expansion of CIVCO Medical Solutions into Coralville this coming August is one step closer. 

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Paws N More Trap and Release Program

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Paws and More Animal Shelter has started a program of trying to stop the spread of Washington’s cat population. 

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Demon Dash for Cash Successful

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The third annual Demon Dash for Cash took place last weekend and event organizer Teri Hartzler says it was very successful.  

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Relay Registration

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Registration is now open for this year’s Washington County Relay for Life 5K and 10K.

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Keokuk County Shooting Details Released

Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2011 at 4:10 pm

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The State Attorney General’s office has determined law enforcement were justified in using deadly force to bring a stand off in Sigourney to an end.

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Demon Dash for Cash Successful

Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2011 at 11:01 am

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The third annual Demon Dash for Cash took place last weekend and event organizer Teri Hartzler says it was very successful.  

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