Today's Local News

Southbound U.S. 218 lane restrictions near Riverside begin Sept. 15

Posted: Tuesday, September 14th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Southbound U.S. 218 restrictions near Riverside begin Wednesday. 

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Mid-Prairie Residents Heading Out For Vote

Posted: Tuesday, September 14th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Today Mid-Prairie residents will decide whether or not to extend the Physical Plant Equipment Levee, which covers expenditures over $600 from the general fund.

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Country Artist Jake McVey coming to Crawfordsville to Raise Money

Posted: Tuesday, September 14th, 2010 at 6:23 am

WACO Elementary in Crawfordsville is presenting Country Music Artist Jake McVey for a Playground Fundraiser.

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Washington County 4-H Now Accepting Award Nominations

Posted: Tuesday, September 14th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Washington County 4-H is seeking nominations for multiple awards.

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Riverside Man Wins Orscheln 4-H Scholarship

Posted: Tuesday, September 14th, 2010 at 6:21 am

A $1,000 scholarship has been awarded to a Washington County 4-H member. Ryan Schneider of Riverside.

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Special Monday Meeting Of The Washington County Board of Supervisors

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:28 am

This morning at 9:30 the Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet.

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Free County To Host “Meet The Candidates Night” With District 5 Candidates

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Washington County District 5 supervisor candidates Richard Gilmore and Ron Bennett will be at Pizza Ranch in Washington tonight to “share thoughts and answer questions” about their platforms and the upcoming election.

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Marek Endorsed by Iowa Corn Growers Association.

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

State Representative Larry Marek of Riverside has been endorsed by the Iowa Corn Growers Association for demonstrating outstanding commitment to Iowa farmers.

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Mid-Prairie Special Election Is Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Mid-Prairie voters will decide tomorrow whether to extend the Physical Plant Equipment Levee, which covers expenditures over $600 from the general fund.

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Washington Community Theater Announces Cast for Fall Show

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Washington Community Theatre and Director Bill Hultman have announced the cast for the comedy, A Bad Year for Tomatoes.

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Henry/Washington County Early Childhood Board Seeks New Members

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Henry/Washington County Early Childhood Area Board is looking for new members.

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Nationally Known Comedian coming to Fairfield

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Fairfield Arts and Covention center will be welcoming comedian Greg Hahn to the Sondheim Theatre, Friday September 24th at 7:30pm.

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WCHS Holding Open House For New Doctor

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:20 am

Washington County Hospital and Clinics is inviting area residents to attend an open house for Mercy Family Medicine’s newest staff member, Dr. Trevor Martin.

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Comedian Greg Hahn comes to Fairfield

Posted: Sunday, September 12th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The Fairfield Arts and Covention center will be welcoming comedian Greg Hahn to the Sondheim Theatre, Friday September 24th at 7:30pm.

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Jefferson County Board of Supervisors Meeting on Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 12th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Jefferson County Board of Supervisors will not have their regular 9:00 meeting on Monday. 

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More Than 180 Attend Annual Farm Bureau Meeting In Washington

Posted: Saturday, September 11th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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More than 180 people attended this year’s Washington County Farm Bureau meeting.

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Decision Delayed On New Police Officer Position For Washington School District

Posted: Saturday, September 11th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The decision to hire a police officer to serve the Washington School District has been delayed in order to research how the position will be paid for.

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Smart Investing at the Kalona Library

Posted: Saturday, September 11th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Kalona Public Library is offering a new class for those people who are thinking about investing.

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Sept 16 Caregivers Support Group Discusses Symptoms, Stages Of Alzheimer’s

Posted: Saturday, September 11th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The next meeting of the Caregivers Support Group will focus on the symptoms and stages of Alzheimer’s.

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35th Annual Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, September 11th, 2010 at 6:23 am

The 35th Annual Keokuk County Expo Craft Festival is coming up on Saturday September 18th at the Fairgrounds in Sigourney.

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