Today’s Local News

Wellman Summer Programming

Posted: Tuesday, June 18th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Wellman-Scofield Public Library plans to keep kids busy this summer.

Read the rest of this entry »

First WHS Female Completes Project Lead the Way

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Washington High School’s first female student has completed the Project Lead the Way program.

Read the rest of this entry »

Main Street Seeks Feedback

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:28 am

Main Street Washington has created a survey for people in the community to take and give feedback about their experiences in the downtown district.

Read the rest of this entry »

Water Quality Webinar Offered.

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Learning Farms’ monthly webinar will discuss water quality solutions and will be presented by Lois Wright Morton, sociology professor at Iowa State University.

Read the rest of this entry »

Fair Deadlines Near

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Fair is just four weeks away and entry deadlines are quickly approaching.

Read the rest of this entry »

Burning Ordinance Amendment to Have Third Reading

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The final reading of an ordinance amendment is scheduled for tonight’s Kalona City Council meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

Keota Gym Floor Removal Begins

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A group of Keota residents have begun tearing out the gym floor at Keota High School.

Read the rest of this entry »

Bus Tour Brings Visitors to Area

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A recent bus tour of 37 people visited Washington from Knoxville.

Read the rest of this entry »

Boaters Reminded to Keep Life Jacket Laws in Mind

Posted: Monday, June 17th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Laws surrounding life preservers on boats are some of the most violated according to one conservation officer.

Read the rest of this entry »

Study to be Conducted at WHS

Posted: Sunday, June 16th, 2013 at 6:28 am

A study of English language learners at Washington schools has been approved by the school board.

Read the rest of this entry »

Burning Ordinance Amendment to Have Final Reading

Posted: Sunday, June 16th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The final reading of an ordinance amendment is scheduled for tomorrow night’s Kalona City Council meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

RUSS May Turn Off Servies In Mt. Union

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:29 am

A seven day notice has been sent to property owners in Mt. Union with wastewater payments more than 60 days overdue that their sewer services will be shut off by RUSS if there is no action to pay on the account.

Read the rest of this entry »

175th Celebration to be Held Next June

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Gary McCurdy gave an update on the planning of the Washington 175th Anniversary celebration at Monday’s Washington Visitors and Tourism Committee meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

Road To Close Monday

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Beginning Monday, 275th Street will be closed to thru traffic from Elm Avenue to Fir Avenue, reports Jacob Thorius, Washington County Engineer.

Read the rest of this entry »

Father’s Day Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Don’t forget dear old, Dad; Tomorrow is Father’s Day.

Read the rest of this entry »

IMS Names Interim Principal

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Iowa Mennonite School has selected their interim principal for the 2013 to 2014 school year.

Read the rest of this entry »

Wellman to Begin Enforcing Nuisance Ordinance

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The City of Wellman is beginning an effort to clean up properties in town.

Read the rest of this entry »

Community Picnic to be Held Next Weekend in Richmond

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A group of community members in Richmond are holding a BBQ picnic next weekend.

Read the rest of this entry »

Radar Tower Sold

Posted: Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The radar tower owned by the Washington Community School District has been sold.

Read the rest of this entry »

Keota Attorneys Suspended

Posted: Friday, June 14th, 2013 at 10:55 am

Two area attorneys have had their licenses suspended by the Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board.

Read the rest of this entry »