Today's Local News

Primary Polls Open 7am Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:38 am

Voters head to the polls tomorrow to nominate candidates in their party for the November general election.

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Celebrating Completion of Downtown Area

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:37 am

Washington’s downtown has seen a number of renovations recently, and this week the city is having a capstone event to celebrate it.

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Finding A Path For New Sewer Line

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:35 am

The path of a new sewer line that will connect Washington’s Sunset Park collection point to the new waste water treatment plant isn’t set in stone.

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Main Street Washington’s Celebrate Washington Event

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:33 am

Main Street Washington is hoping to make their second annual Celebrate Washington Event bigger and better.

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Washington County Supervisors Meet A Day Early

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:28 am

Washington County Supervisor’s will hold their regular weekly meeting a day earlier with the primary election tomorrow.

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Washington Community Theater presents “Annie”

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:27 am

The Washington Community Theater is putting on a production of the Broadway musical “Annie” this month.

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Keota Fun Run

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:26 am

Keota is need of volunteers for their Keota Fun Run scheduled for this Saturday.

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Wapello Blood Drive

Posted: Monday, June 7th, 2010 at 7:25 am

The U of I Blood Center along with UI Health Care in Wapello is having a blood drive.

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Flood Allocations from Flood of ‘08

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:08 am

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Washington Community Theater’s Production of Annie

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:04 am

The Washington Community Theater is putting on a production of the Broadway musical “Annie” this month.

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Blood Drive in Wapello

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:02 am

The Uof I Blood Center along with UI Health Care Wapello is having a blood drive.

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Louisa County Fair Dates set

Posted: Sunday, June 6th, 2010 at 5:00 am

The dates for this year’s Louisa County Fair are now set.

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Speed Limit on East Washington Street Remains an Issue

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:16 am

The speed limit on east Washington Street remains an issue for Washington City Councilors.

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“Paint the Town Purple” Sunday

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:12 am

The American Cancer Society will “Paint the Town Purple” Sunday in celebration of the annual Relay for Life event.

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Barn Quilts of Washington County

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:10 am

Washington County is on the cusp of being proclaimed “The Barn Quilt Capital of Iowa.”

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Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:08 am

Brighton Community, sponsored by the Lions Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Tuesday, June 15th from 3:00 pm to 6:30 pm at the Brighton Community Building/City Hall in Brighton.

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Livestock Judging Workouts

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:06 am

The first in a series of livestock judging workouts is this Sunday.

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Washington Municipal Airport’s Annual Flight Breakfast

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:04 am

The Washington Municipal Airport’s annual Flight Breakfast is tomorrow.

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Paddling Adventures Offered

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:02 am

Registrations are being accepted for two paddling adventures held in Louisa County.

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High Ropes Course at Langwood Education Center to Open on Fatther’s Day

Posted: Saturday, June 5th, 2010 at 5:00 am

Father’s Day is approaching fast, and the high ropes course at Langwood Education Center is opening just in time to celebrate.

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