Today's Local News

Board of Supervisors Meeting Today

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors have a different meeting date this week.

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Chamber Memberships

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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It’s the beginning of a new year and the Washington Chamber of Commerce is looking for members.

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Washington Soil and Water Conservation Meeting

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Washington Soil and Water Conservation District will hold its monthly meeting this morning.

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Kalona City Council Tonight

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Kalona City Council will be meeting in regular session tonight.

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Master Gardener Training Deadline

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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If you have ever had an interest in gardening or volunteering in your community, you have a chance to learn starting next week.

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Riverside Receives almost $13,000 from WCRF

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation recently announced its fourth quarter city grant awards, and the city of Riverside received almost $13,000.

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Pinch for Money starts for Charities

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

The holidays are now over, but Community Chest members are hopeful that people will continue to have charities in their thoughts.

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Year In Review Program

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:21 am

Coming up this afternoon, we will be playing our Year In Review Program.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will have a different meeting date this week. 

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Scholarships Available

Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington and Wellman Y’s have scholarships available.

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Riverside City Council Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Riverside City Council will be meeting in regular session tomorrow.

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Jefferson Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors will be meeting tomorrow in regular session.

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New Gun Law Taking Effect

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Iowa now has a new gun law.

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Stop Smoking Hotline

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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For those who have made a New Year’s resolution to stop smoking, there is help available. 

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Highway Fatalities Down

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The number of motorists killed on Washington County highways last year is down from 2009.

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Kalona Historical Society receives $17,800

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Kalona Historical Society has received over $17,000 in grant money from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation Competitive Grant Awards. 

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“Auld Lang Syne” History

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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You probably heard the song “Auld Lang Syne” at midnight last night.

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Wellman receives $19,500 from WCRF

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation recently announced its fourth quarter city grant awards, and the city of Wellman received a little over $19,500.

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PQA Plus Certification Offered again in January

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Extension is offering their Pork Quality Assurance Plus Program again.

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Learn At Lunch Event

Posted: Saturday, January 1st, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is having another Learn at Lunch event. 

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