Today’s Local News

Zoning, Attorney and Resignation Up For Discussion Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Zoning, the county attorney, and a personnel change for the Washington County Board of Supervisors, are all on tomorrow’s agenda for the supervisors’ meeting.

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Search for Ola Babcock Miller Statue Funding Underway

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

An effort to erect a bronze statue of an important Washington resident is now moving forward.

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Book about Kalona Man and His Non-Profit Now Available

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A book focused on a Kalona man, his non-profit, and the need for safe drinking water in Haiti is now available.

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Nominees for Community Awards Being Accepted

Posted: Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Preparations for Kalona’s Downtown Celebration are ongoing, and residents are now being asked for their help.

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Nominees for Community Awards Being Accepted

Posted: Sunday, July 28th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Preparations for Kalona’s Downtown Celebration are ongoing, and residents are now being asked for their help.

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4-H and FFA Members Sell Livestock at Auction

Posted: Sunday, July 28th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The 2013 Washington County Fair concluded last week with the annual 4-H and FFA livestock auction.

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One Vehicle Rollover on G36

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 2:51 pm

At approximately 2 p.m., a one-vehicle rollover accident was reported on G36 between Spruce and Tulip avenues.

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Celebrate Washington is Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:44 am

Celebrate Washington is just one week from today.

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Muscatine Police Officer Held At Louisa County Jail

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:27 am

A former police officer with the Muscatine Police Department has been arrested, charged with Sexual Assault, a third degree Class C Felony, and is being held in the Louisa County Jail.

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Congressmen to Host Forum About Farm Bill Today

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A forum is being held with two congressmen this morning to discuss the Farm Bill.

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Southeast Iowa Abnormally Dry

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Rain received on Thursday night should help alleviate the dry conditions in Southeast Iowa.

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Demons, Golden Hawks Look Back at State Tournament

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Washington Demons placed 4th at this year’s softball state tournament in Ft. Dodge.

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Company Selected for Work on Glasgow Avenue

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Emergency work is planned to address drainage issues in Riverside.

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Wolf Named Program Administrator

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A new program administrator has been selected for Washington County’s Environmental Department.

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Men’s Breakfast Offered

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:21 am

An area church is hosting a free men’s breakfast next weekend.

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Crawfordsville to Celebrate Christmas in July

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A new group in Crawfordsville has organized an event they plan to hold yearly.

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Breaking News: Sanchez Found Guilty on Five Counts

Posted: Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 3:00 pm

Friday afternoon 20 year old Johnatan Sanchez of Washington was found guilty of four counts of robbery in the first degree and one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm in connection with the robbery of four teenage boys on March 9th, 2013 in Washington.

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Muscatine Police Officer Arrested

Posted: Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 12:19 pm

A former police officer with the Muscatine Police Department has been arrested, charged with Sexual Assault, a third degree Class C Felony, and is being held in the Louisa County Jail.

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Farm Bill Forum Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 11:37 am

A forum is being held with two congressmen tomorrow morning to discuss the Farm Bill.

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Frier to Be Inducted Into 4-H State Hall of Fame

Posted: Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Washington County’s own Jim Frier will be inducted into the 2013 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame at the Iowa State Fair next month.

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