Today’s Local News

Washington City Hall May Move

Posted: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at 6:25 am

Architects presented options and designs to the Washington City Council last night from the muncipal building feasibility study.

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Demon Wrestlers Headed to State

Posted: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Five Washington Demons are traveling to Des Moines for the State Wrestling Meet, which begins tomorrow.

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Area Towns Deal with Water Main Breaks

Posted: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The boil order in Brighton has been lifted, but one remains in effect for the City of Crawfordsville.

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Sewer Line Replacement Approved in Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The replacement of a portion of sewer line that may date back to when Kalona was settled in the 1800’s has been approved by the city council.

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Riverside Senior Dining to End Next Month

Posted: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Senior dining in Riverside will end on March 28th.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Continues

Posted: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is continuing today and coming to a close tomorrow.

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Food Safety and Quality Assurance Dates Set for 4-H

Posted: Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The dates for the Washington County 4-H annual food safety and quality assurance training program have been set.

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Breaking News: Car Wreck in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 8:01 am

A car wreck in Washington at approximately 7:45 a.m. has Washington Street reduced to one lane in each direction at this time.

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Kirkwood Open House Tomorrow Night

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kirkwood open house for area high school students will be held tomorrow.

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Wellman Man Faces Multiple Charges Following Weekend Incident

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Wellman resident has been arrested in connection with an incident in Johnson County over the weekend.

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Nearly Four Inches of Snow and Rain Fell

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Three-and-a-half inches of snow and 4-tenths of an inch of rain fell in Washington yesterday.

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Bill Passed in Iowa House Would Change School Funding Process

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A bill has been passed in the state House of Representatives that would establish a biannual budgeting process for education.

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Capital Campaign Continues for Restoration of Historic Bridge

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The public is invited to watch the company restoring the Bunker Mill Bridge conduct their work at a foundry in Kalona today.

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Flu Activity Decreases Across Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s influenza activity has decreased in the last reporting period.

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Pesticide Course Offered in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A continuing instructional course will be held by Washington County Extension next week.

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Second Briefing Held

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 6:24 am

The second legislative briefing of the year was held Saturday at the Washington County Courthouse.

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Oil Cleanup Continues at Site of Last Week’s Fire

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

An estimated 2,000 gallons of oil was lost during a fire in Kalona last week.

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Should ATVs be on County Roads?

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A public hearing for a Washington County Ordinance that would all all-terrain vehicles on county roads will be held tomorrow.

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Community Center Selected as Capitol Project in Riverside

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Riverside is preparing to set aside funds and undertake a major fundraising campaign for a $4 Million community center.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, February 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza begins tomorrow.

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