Today's Local News

Focus on Local Producer for World Egg Day

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Today is World Egg Day and a local egg producer is shedding some light on how they do business.

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Play Premieres at Theater Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Opening night of the newest play at the Washington Community Theater is tonight.  

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Annual Mayoral Bike Ride Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The sixth annual “Mayor’s Bike Ride” happens tomorrow in Washington.  

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Annual Chili Taste Off Tonight in Columbus Junction

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A fundraiser for non-profits will kick off at the final Columbus Junction Farmers Market of the year.

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Agricultural Equipment Fire in Wayland

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 10:13 am

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Southeast Iowa firefighters were busy this morning responding to a fire in Wayland.  

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Washington School Board Work to Finalize Construction Funding

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The final step toward finalizing the funding of the new high school is getting ready to take place.  

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New Way of Finding Election Information Available

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A way to find information regarding next month’s election is available for certain cell phone users.  

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City Council Getting Ready to Hold Goal Setting Sessions

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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In an attempt to get ready for next year, the Washington City Council is in the process of holding goal setting sessions.  

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Last Farmers Market of the Season Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Farmers Markets are wrapping up all across southeast Iowa, and that includes Washington’s Farmers Market.  

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4-H and Health

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:24 am

During this 4-H week, area 4-Hers are talking about their programs dedication to health.

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WACO Elementary 4+1 Meeting Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:23 am

With big changes on the way, WACO elementary is giving the community a first glance at the progress that’s being made.

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Investment Class Coming to Washington Next Year

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A class for those thinking about investing is coming to Washington next year.  

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Homecoming Week at WMU

Posted: Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 6:21 am

This year’s Winfield-Mt. Union homecoming royalty were crowned at last nights Boom Night.

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Board of Supervisors Talk about Land This Week

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Future development and highway easements were on the minds of elected county officials yesterday.  

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Washington School Board Set to Meet Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School Board is holding an election of President and Vice President during their meeting tonight.  

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Scouting for Food on Saturday

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Southeast Iowa Boy Scouts will be scouting for food on Saturday thanks to donations from area residents.  

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Applications for Riverboat Fall Grants Due Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Applications for the fall 2012 Washington County Riverboat Foundation Grants are due tomorrow.  

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Harvest Better Than Expected So Far

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 6:24 am

All things considered, one Washington County farmer is pleased with this year’s harvest.

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IMS Senior Leaders Recognized

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Some Iowa Mennonite School seniors were recently recognized for their leadership qualities.

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Another Big Year for Courage Ride

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The results from this year’s Courage Ride are in.

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