Today's Local News

Area Agency on Aging: Don’t Flush Old Medicine

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:17 am

Iowans need to be mindful when disposing of unused medication.

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WACO Board Looking at Policy Changes

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:16 am

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The WACO School Board will hear the second reading of a number of policy changes

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WHS Presents “Adrift in New York”

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:14 am

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Washington High School is putting on a production of “Adrift in New York” this weekend.

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WHS Students Work Nearly 2,000 Volunteer Hours

Posted: Wednesday, November 11th, 2009 at 6:12 am

Washington High School Students have worked nearly 2,000 of volunteer work since June

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Local Realtor Comments on Housing Tax Credit

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:48 am

The federal government has extended and expanded a home buyer tax credit program.

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Iowa, U.S. Flags Orderd at Half Staff in Honor of Shooting Victims

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:47 am

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Governor Chet Culver has ordered Iowa flags lowered today

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WCSD To Begin Advertising Supt. Position

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:43 am

Washington School Board members are expected to begin advertising for a new superintendent.

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Loebsack Visiting Wellman Today

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:42 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack is in Wellman today

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Schmitz: State Budget Situation Close to Resolution

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:41 am

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Fairfield Senator Becky Schmitz says tough economic times and difficult budget decisions will create a more fiscally responsible Iowa.

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Warm Weather Weclome by Local Farmers

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:29 am

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The recent warm weather is just what the doctor ordered, or in the case, the farmer.

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Weekend Tempratures Close to Record

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:25 am

Weekend temperatures were close to setting records around the area

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Louisa Co. Residents Give “Extreme Makover” to Local Park

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:24 am

40 Louisa County residents came out to give Flaming Prairie Park an extreme makeover.

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NEWS UDPDATE – Name of 218 Rollover Crash Victim Released

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 12:59 pm

A 20 year old Burlington woman was hospitalized after a weekend crash on highway 218 in Washington County.

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Rollover on 218 Remains Under Investigation

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:48 am

An unidentified motorist was air lifted to University of Iowa Hospital after a crash on Highway 218

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Supervisors Slated to Take Up Zoning

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:47 am

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Washington County Supervisors have a busy day tomorrow.

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WCSD Slated to Approve Bond Bids

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:46 am

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Washington School Board members this week are expected to take the next step in the process of using sales tax money to build a new high school

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Riverside Vet’s Memorial Dedicated this Week

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:45 am

The new Riverside Veterans Memorial will be dedicated this week during a special service in honor of Veterans Day.

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Busy Week for Local Vets Organizations

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:44 am

Veteran’s Day is this week and there are a variety of local events planned to honor the men and women of the armed services.

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Loebsack Comments on Flood Buyouts

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:42 am

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Congress recently issued $150-million in Community Development Block Grants for buyouts of flood damaged homes

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TLC Free Clinic Opening Near Wayland

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:27 am

A free medical clinic is opening up near Wayland this week.

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