Today’s Local News

Don’t Panic if You Fall Through

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Panicking after going through thin ice may just turn a bad situation into a deadly one.

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Keep Outdoor Pets in Mind

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Temperatures in the area dropped well below zero this week and single digit temperatures are expected throughout the weekend.

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Sworn In

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Five people took the oath of office at this week’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Compensation Board to Set Officials’ Salary Ceilings

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Compensation Board will meet Monday evening.

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Christmas Tree Pick Up Next Week in Washington

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Next week, Christmas trees in Washington will be picked up by the City of Washington Maintenance and Construction Department January 6th through the 10th.

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Stock Car with Helpful Items

Posted: Saturday, January 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Before you hit the roads this winter, consider stocking your vehicle with helpful items.

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YMCA to Host Community Forum Monday

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

The YMCA is hosting its first community forum Monday evening regarding the future of the Washington YMCA.

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Supervisors Set Public Hearing for ATVs on Roads

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

A public hearing has been set for the use of all-terrain vehicles and off-road utility vehicles on county roadways for January14th.

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Mold Problem at WACO Elementary Under Control

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The mold issue at WACO Elementary School in Crawfordsville has been taken care of.

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Washington Sets Council Priorities for 2014

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The strategic priorities for the City of Washington were passed at last night’s city council meeting.

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Sheriff Asks for Information Regarding Dog Case

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

It was reported that on Tuesday a dog was run over in Brighton.

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Washington County Recorder Recognized

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County Recorder Jo Greiner was one of 50 to be honored for completing a new certification program for Iowa County Recorders and Deputy Recorders.

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Local Police Chief Attending Sex Crimes Conference

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A local police chief will head to Des Moines next month for the 26th Annual Sex Crimes Conference.

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Bunker Mill Bridge Naming Rights Available

Posted: Friday, January 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

There’s still time to be part of the Bunker Mill Bridge restoration.

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Flu Activity Increases

Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 at 6:24 am

Iowa’s flu activity has increased in the central and east regions of the state and the activity has been upgraded from local to regional.

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Four Inches of Snow in the Area

Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

So far this week, 4 inches of snow have fallen in the area.

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Ice Fishing in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Those planning to ice fish this winter have a few options in Washington County.

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No Interest in Fairfield’s Deer Hunts

Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Nobody applied for Fairfield’s trial deer hunt.

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Cuts to SNAP Will Impact Washington County

Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Legislators in Washington D.C. have yet to pass the Farm Bill, which includes funding for SNAP, the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

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Three Intoxicated Drivers Arrested Over New Year’s Holiday

Posted: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Three intoxicated drivers were arrested in Washington County the evening of New Year’s Eve.

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