Today's Local News

Compensation Board Meeting

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Compensation Board has made a determination of salaries for the next fiscal year.

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Public Hearing in Des Moines

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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A public hearing was held in Des Moines over the state budget.

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Emergency Planning Committee Meeting

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Local Emergency Planning Committee is holding their monthly meeting.

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Preschool Debate Rages on

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:24 am

State funded preschool is one of the programs that might be going to the chopping block.

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Keota Comprehensive Meeting Tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The rescheduled Keota Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee will be held tonight at 7pm in City Hall.

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Open House Today

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Horak Insurance is announcing the acquisition of Sellers Insurance Agency.

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Fairfield Iowa Convention and Visitors Bureau announces 2011 Grant Recipients

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Fairfield Iowa Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced their 2011 grant recipients.

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Resolution Has Been Rescinded

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors has rescinded a resolution.

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New Teaching Positions

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Community School District is looking to hire two teachers. 

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Congressman Loebsack Office Hours

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack had a representative from his office in Washington.

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City Council To Meet

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington City Council is meeting tonight.

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Kalona City Council deals with Finances

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Kalona City Council met on Monday and dealt with some financial issues that had popped up at the end of the year. 

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Riverside City Council Tables Weapons Ordinance for Now

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Riverside City Council once again took a look at the Weapons Free Zone Resolution on Monday.

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IDOT Road Conditions

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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If you have ever wondered how the Iowa Department of Transportation updates their road information, we have the answer.

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Columbus Community School District Approves School Board Policies

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Columbus Community school district approved several new board policies at their meeting on Monday that will affect both students and employees.

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Citizens Concerned About Gun Law

Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Citizens are concerned about Iowa’s new gun law.

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Learn at Lunch Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Chamber will be offering their Learn at Lunch in February.

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Washington County Riverboat Foundation Meetings

Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Riverboat Foundation is holding two meetings this week.

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Scholarships Available

Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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High school seniors interested in studying agriculture or natural resources in college have a chance for a scholarship.

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Upcoming Field Day

Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Producers of sheep are invited to a field day.

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