Today's Local News

Calls for Service in Riverside down in December

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

At the Riverside City Council Monday, Sheriff Jerry Dunbar reported that calls were down for the month of December.

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Christmas Tree Pickup

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

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Now is the time to discard last year’s real Christmas tree.

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Brighton City Council Addresses Dog Ordinance

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

When the Brighton City Council met on Tuesday community member Dan Maschman brought up a complaint he had with one of their ordinances.

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Cattle Risk and Margin Management Workshop in Fairfield next week.

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

The Iowa Beef Center at Iowa State University is inviting cattle feeders to risk and margin management workshops this winter.

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Year In Review IV

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

This afternoon, we will have the final part of our Year In Review Program.

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City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington City Council will meet tonight.

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Radon Testing Mitigation Complete

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Final radon testing at the Washington County Safety Center has been completed.

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Northey Visiting Wellman Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey is paying a visit to Wellman tomorrow.

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Public Hearing Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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During tonight’s City Council meeting, they will hold a public hearing on the revised 2010 Code of Ordinances.

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Kalona City Council Changes Mind on Weapons Ordinance

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:25 am

During their Monday meeting the Kalona City Council had their second consideration of an ordinance that would deal with weapons in city owned buildings and grounds.

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Riverside City Council Dealing with Weapons Ordinance

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Like many cities in Iowa, the city of Riverside is having to deal with the new weapons law that went into affect on January first.

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Keota School District Community Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Keota Board of Education will be having their board meeting tonight.

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Year in Review III

Posted: Wednesday, January 5th, 2011 at 6:21 am

This afternoon we will continuing our installments of our Year In Review Program.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Yesterday during the Washington Board of Supervisors meeting, newly elected County officials were sworn in.

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Compensation Board Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Compensation Board will hold their first meeting next week.

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Show and Tell Program

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Genealogical Society is hosting an event called “Show and Tell.”

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Keokuk Supervisors Looking at What to do with Old Human Services Building

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors met yesterday and during the meeting the recently vacated Human Services building was brought up.

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New Year’s Baby

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The first baby of the year has been born in Washington County. 

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Jefferson Board of Supervisors Adopts Hazard Mitigation Plan

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors met in regular session yesterday and decided to approve and adopt the Jefferson County Hazard Mitigation Plan even though the supervisors had some concerns.

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Keota Fire Department receives WCRF Grant

Posted: Tuesday, January 4th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Keota Fire Department has received a $4,795 grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation Competitive Grant Awards.

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