Today's Local News

Amended Agreement with R.U.S.S. on Tuesdays Board Meeting Agenda

Posted: Sunday, October 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Zoning ordinance changes and an amended agreement with Regional Utility Service Systems will be the topics of interest at Tuesdays Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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World Stroke Day Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Tomorrow is World Stroke Day and a local doctor is sharing some essential information regarding signs, treatment and prevention.

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Citizens of Washington Share First Thoughts on Major Road Changes

Posted: Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

With the major changes in the rear view mirror on West Madison Street in Washington a resident living on the roadway and a City official discuss the initial reactions to the project and it’s potential success.

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Congressman Loebsack Campaigning in Washington Today

Posted: Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack is making a visit to Washington in the final days before the election.

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City of Keota Sells Piece of Land

Posted: Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Keota recently sold a plot of land to a business that’s planning on expanding.

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Rescheduled IMS Hay Ride Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

After last year’s success, Iowa Mennonite School will be holding another Hay Ride.

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Conferences Next Week at Mid-Prairie

Posted: Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at 6:21 am

After a few months in the classroom, its time for conferences at Mid-Prairie School District.

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United Fund Gets New Member

Posted: Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at 6:20 am

The United Fund of Columbus Junction has added a new member to its board of directors.

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Stolen Washington County Vehicle Involved in Burglary

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 2:43 pm

The public is asked to be on the look-out for two suspects who have stolen at least two vehicles and attempted two burglaries in Dallas County this morning.

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Johnson County Accident Send Kalona Man to Hospital

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 10:41 am

An 18 year old was sent to the hospital Tuesday after failing to yield to oncoming traffic.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 8:01 am

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For today’s Washington Page we talk to the new Executive Director of Main Street Washington, Sarah Sadrakula.

Murder Trial Continuance Granted

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A Washington County murder trial has been postponed, again.

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Drought Conditions Mostly Unchanged

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am
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The drought conditions across Iowa remain, for the most part, unchanged from last week.

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4th Annual Seniorfest Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Washington County Hospital and Clinics is hosting their annual Seniorfest event from 8:30-11 Saturday morning.

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Red Ribbon Week Wraps up in Washington Middle School

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The students at Washington Middle School found creative ways this week to celebrate being drug free.

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IMS Performing Latest Play this Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Tickets can still be obtained for Iowa Mennonite School’s latest production.

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Update on Louisa County Youth Center Progress

Posted: Friday, October 26th, 2012 at 6:20 am

The new Louisa County Youth Center is starting to take shape.

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Fatal Tractor Accident Near Columbus City

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 11:51 am

An accident yesterday morning involving a tractor has resulted in a fatality.

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Unemployment Drops in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

According to new numbers, unemployment dropped in Washington County during September.

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Accident Sends Two to Hospital

Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A three vehicle collision in Henry County at noon on Tuesday sent a New London woman and a Fairfield man to the hospital.

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