Today’s Local News

Secretary of State Visiting Local High Schools

Posted: Monday, January 6th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A state official is visiting Wayland and Keota tomorrow.

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Christmas Tree Pickup in Kalona, Riverside

Posted: Monday, January 6th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Christmas Trees are being collected in a few towns today.

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Computer Classes for Adults Offered

Posted: Monday, January 6th, 2014 at 6:21 am

This month the Washington Public Library is beginning basic computer classes for area residents.

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Washington Tree Pick Up This Week

Posted: Monday, January 6th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Crews will be picking up Christmas trees in Washington this week.

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Christmas Tree Pickup Tomorrow in Kalona, Riverside

Posted: Sunday, January 5th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Christmas Trees are being collected in a few towns tomorrow.

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YMCA Public Forum Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 5th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tomorrow, the Washington YMCA is hosting its first community forum to get feedback for area citizens about the future of the YMCA.

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Washington County Hospital’s First Baby of 2014 Arrives

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The first baby born at a local hospital in the New Year arrived yesterday.

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Ding Darling Memorial Highway Proposed

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors is considering supporting the proposal to rename part of Highway 78.

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Don’t Panic if You Fall Through

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Panicking after going through thin ice may just turn a bad situation into a deadly one.

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Keep Outdoor Pets in Mind

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Temperatures in the area dropped well below zero this week and single digit temperatures are expected throughout the weekend.

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Sworn In

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Five people took the oath of office at this week’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Compensation Board to Set Officials’ Salary Ceilings

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Compensation Board will meet Monday evening.

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Christmas Tree Pick Up Next Week in Washington

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Next week, Christmas trees in Washington will be picked up by the City of Washington Maintenance and Construction Department January 6th through the 10th.

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Stock Car with Helpful Items

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Before you hit the roads this winter, consider stocking your vehicle with helpful items.

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YMCA to Host Community Forum Monday

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

The YMCA is hosting its first community forum Monday evening regarding the future of the Washington YMCA.

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Supervisors Set Public Hearing for ATVs on Roads

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

A public hearing has been set for the use of all-terrain vehicles and off-road utility vehicles on county roadways for January14th.

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Mold Problem at WACO Elementary Under Control

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The mold issue at WACO Elementary School in Crawfordsville has been taken care of.

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Washington Sets Council Priorities for 2014

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The strategic priorities for the City of Washington were passed at last night’s city council meeting.

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Sheriff Asks for Information Regarding Dog Case

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

It was reported that on Tuesday a dog was run over in Brighton.

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Washington County Recorder Recognized

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County Recorder Jo Greiner was one of 50 to be honored for completing a new certification program for Iowa County Recorders and Deputy Recorders.

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