Today's Local News

National 4-H Week

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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A week to celebrate youth in the community is this week.  

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4-Hers Spreading the Word Across the County

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

This week Washington County 4-Hers are spreading the word about their organization.

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Local Community Foundations to Receive Funding

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A large amount of money is on its way to multiple community foundations in the area.

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Oklahoma Man Arrested in Wellman

Posted: Sunday, October 7th, 2012 at 9:18 am

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An Oklahoma man is behind bars after being arrested in Wellman early this morning.  

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Board of Supervisors Discussing Land This Week

Posted: Sunday, October 7th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Development and highway easements are part of what is being discussed during this week’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.  

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National 4-H Week Set to Kick Off

Posted: Sunday, October 7th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A week to celebrate youth in the community is set to kick off today.  

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DOT Meeting on US 61 Improvement Alternatives Later This Month

Posted: Sunday, October 7th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The DOT is holding an informative meeting on possible alternatives to U.S. 61 improvements in Louisa County.

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2nd Bull Bash Next Weekend

Posted: Sunday, October 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A second annual event in Columbus Junction is looking for participants.

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Protecting Stored Grain in Cooler Weather

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

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With the temperatures to be in the 50s for highs and the 30s for lows this weekend, cooling already harvested grain is important to avoid spoilage.  

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List of Unclaimed Money to be Released Soon

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

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Each year, the Iowa Secretary of the Treasury’s office releases names of Iowa residents who have unclaimed properties available to them.  

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Artists Studio Tour Set to Return

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

An event that features a wide variety of artwork is returning to southeast Iowa.  

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Wellman Prepared For Next WCRF Grant Cycle

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

The City of Wellman has approved a few applications for the upcoming Washington County Riverboat Foundation grant cycle.  

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Habitat House in Columbus City Making Progress

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

The outside of a new Habitat for Humanity house is coming together nicely in Columbus City.

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Fresh Fruit Orders Being Taken

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

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Members of the Washington FFA Chapters are out taking orders for fresh citrus.  

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Memorial Bowling Event Happening Later This Month

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

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An event that raises funds to help in the fight against cancer is being held later this month.  

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No Rainfall Adds to Drought Conditions

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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With no rainfall received in the last week, drought conditions have worsened across southeast Iowa.  

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Traffic Flow around High School Changing Today

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:28 am

A road that has been closed for construction in Washington has since reopened.  

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Unique Washington County Barn Moved to New Location

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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A uniquely-shaped barn in Washington County has been relocated to the Washington County Fairgrounds.  

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How Do Leaves Change Color?

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The transition between summer and winter is evident across southeast Iowa.

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