Today’s Local News

Cover Crop Reporting Changes

Posted: Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 at 6:20 am

Those planting fall seeded cover crops and forage crops this year should be aware of new reporting requirements.

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Two Kalona Men Arrested for Burglary

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 1:46 pm

Two Kalona men have been arrested in connection to a string of burglaries.

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Board Approves Zoning Changes, Amended R.U.S.S. Agreement

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 1:20 pm

Changes to the county zoning and an amended agreement with Regional Utility Service Systems were approved at today’s Washington County Board meeting.

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City Looks to Get Yard Waste Pickup Back on Track

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Help is on the way for residents looking to take advantage of the city of Washington’s leaf and yard waste removal.

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Washington County Replacing Old Vehicle

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Washington County will soon have another vehicle to help combat possible snowstorms this winter.

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Columbus Junction Approves Louisa County Comprehensive Trails Master Plan

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Columbus Junction has adopted a resolution approving plans to implement recreational trails around Louisa County.

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Local Police Utilize Technology

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Law enforcement officers are often making an effort to use appropriate technology to help them do their job.

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Mid-Prairie Sees Increase in Certified Enrollment

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Mid-Prairie School District saw an increase in certified enrollment this year.

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Winter Energy Bill Help for Low Income Residents

Posted: Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A government program is making sure Iowans don’t lose power this winter.

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Rollover Near Mt. Pleasant

Posted: Monday, October 29th, 2012 at 8:19 am

A Missouri man walked away with minor injuries following an early morning rollover accident.

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World Stroke Day

Posted: Monday, October 29th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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

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Stretch of County Road Closed this Week

Posted: Monday, October 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A partial road closure in Washington County begins today for a maintenance patch.

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Lincoln Elementary Holds Conferences

Posted: Monday, October 29th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Lincoln Elementary School’s parent-teacher conferences have concluded.

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Washington County 4-Hers Ak-Sar-Ben Results

Posted: Monday, October 29th, 2012 at 6:22 am
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One of the highlight events in the world of 4-H saw several Washington county youth take home awards.

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Teens Being Sought for Teen Advisory Board

Posted: Monday, October 29th, 2012 at 6:20 am

A local library is looking for teens to join a group that helps make the library more teen friendly.

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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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