Today's Local News

News Update: Mobile Home Fire

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 9:45 am

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A fire has consumed a mobile home in Ainsworth. 

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Board of Supervisors Approve Funding and Set Bid Dates

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors met yesterday morning and during their meeting they approved a consideration for a contribution for the Geode Resource Conservation and Development group. 

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Last Week’s Blizzard Was Expensive

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Last week’s blizzard has cost the county thousands of dollars. 

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Washington College Students Not Experiencing As High of Debt

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Undergraduate college students in Washington are not experiencing debt upon finishing school as compared to students on a statewide basis. 

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Keokuk County Board of Supervisors Reach Agreement

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors have approved a sharing agreement with Washington County.

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Spaghetti Dinner To Be Held Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Kiwanis A.M.ers is holding their 9th Annual Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social tonight. 

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Change in School Day Might Not Effect Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Last week, we spoke with Dr. Mike Jorgensen from the Washington School District regarding a possible change in the school day. 

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Flood Plain Public Hearing Held in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Department of Natural Resources and the Federal Emergency Management Agency held a public hearing in Kalona yesterday to discuss a special flood hazard area. 

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Senator Greiner To Question Economic Development Director

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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State Senator Sandy Greiner has been given the task to interview the selected state Economic Development Director. 

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Washington Junior High School Receives Donation

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Junior High School is receiving a donation to be used for items in the school.  

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Upcoming Learn At Lunch

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The next in the Learn At Lunch series is coming up, Monday, February 28th. 

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Winfield-Mt. Union School Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 at 6:22 am

 The Winfield-Mt. Union School Board is meeting tomorrow for their regular meeting. 

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Board of Supervisors Discuss Funding For Projects

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are planning on meeting tomorrow and during their meeting they will be considering a contribution for Geode Resource Conservation and Development group. 

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Washington School Board Meeting

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School Board is meeting this week and during their meeting, they will be discussing the 2011-2012 school calendar.

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Housing Rehabilitation Assistance Available

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:26 am

 
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The city of Washington has been awarded federal funds for housing and rehabilitation assistance. 

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Two Public Hearings Being Held Today

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Residents of Kalona are invited to the Kalona City Hall today to take part in two separate public hearings. 

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Mid-Prairie Drama Booster Presentation

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Mid-Prairie High School Drama group is hosting a soup supper tonight.

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Healthcare Luncheon Reservations Due

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County Hospital and Clinics is hosting a luncheon about healthcare on Thursday. 

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, February 6th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are planning on meeting this week and during their meeting they will be considering a contribution for Geode Resource Conservation and Development and a request for funding for Washington Main Street. 

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Mills Seed Building Update

Posted: Sunday, February 6th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council has taken the next step in gaining access into the Mills Seed Building. 

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