Today's Local News

Columbus Junction Close to Starting Large Projects

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The City of Columbus Junction is moving forward with a couple of large projects.

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Board of Supervisors to Hear Quarterly Reports

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Quarterly report presentations are part of this week’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.  

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City Beginning Leaf Pick Up Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The city of Washington is preparing to pick up leaves starting tomorrow.  

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New Equipment on its Way to North Park

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

It’s out with the old and in with the new at North Park in Wellman.

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Kalona City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Kalona City Council will gather for a regular meeting tomorrow night.

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Possible Severe Weather Could be Seen Today

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:31 am

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Severe weather is expected in the area today. 

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Drivers License Test Preparation Getting Easier for Certain Cell Phone Users

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Users of certain cell phones now have a way to practice for getting a driver’s license in Iowa.  

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Voter Pre-Registration Deadline Is Approaching

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Reminders are being given about the upcoming election.  

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Kalona Meeting on FEMA Mapping Addresses Concerns

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Last weeks meeting regarding the FEMA mapping in Kalona drew in a number of concerned citizens.

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Award Nominations Being Sought

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Nominations are being accepted for soybean farmers who have showed commitment and leadership in agriculture.  

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Annual CROP Hunger Walk Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Washington and many communities across the country are coming together tomorrow to raise money for worldwide hunger projects.  

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Columbus Junction’s Columbus Day

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Columbus Junction is holding their Columbus Day celebration today.

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Annual Halloween Hike Tonight

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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An annual event that draws many children each year is happening tonight.  

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IMS Holding Second Annual Hay Ride

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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

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Fairfield Woman Arrested Near Brighton

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:43 am

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A Jefferson County woman is behind bars after a traffic stop near Brighton.  

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Drought Conditions Remain Constant despite Little Rainfall

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Even though we received little rainfall in the last week, drought conditions have remained the same across southeast Iowa.  

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Possibility of Severe Weather This Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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While it may be fall and the weather is getting cooler, southeast Iowa can still see severe weather as is predicted for this weekend.  

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Operation Edith Successful Again This Year

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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As part of Fire Prevention Week, the Washington Fire Department held their Operation EDITH Wednesday night.  

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Local Teacher Shares Thoughts on Last Nights Debate

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A local teacher is sharing his thoughts on last nights vice presidential debate.

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Focus on Local Producer for World Egg Day

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Today is World Egg Day and a local egg producer is shedding some light on how they do business.

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