Today's Local News

4-H Fall Recruitment Fest

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2009 at 6:16 am

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The Washington County 4-H program’s first ever fall youth recruitment fest yielded 15 potential members

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Demons Fall to Centerville

Posted: Thursday, October 29th, 2009 at 5:00 am

In Sports the Washington Demon Football Team fell 40-8

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NEWS UPDATE – Death of SE Iowa Child Linked to whooping cough

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 1:25 pm

The death of a young Southeast Iowa child is being linked to pertussis

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1,200 People Sign Anti-Zoning Document

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:24 am

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More than 1,200 people have signed a document asking Washington County Supervisors to not implement a zoning

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Fewer Officers Result of Budget Cuts

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:23 am

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Governor Chet Culver’s across the board budget cuts could mean fewer officers on Iowa roadways.

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Legislature Shortens 2010 Session

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:20 am

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Iowa’s 2010 Legislative Session will be 20 days shorter

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Washington Mennonite Dinner Theater Opens Tomorow

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:19 am

The Washington Mennonite Church’s tenth annual dinner theater opens tomorrow night

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Yard Waste Facility Expands Hours in November

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:17 am

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Washington’s yard waste center is extending its hours next month.

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IMS Students Selected for All State Orchestra

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:16 am

Two IMS students will travel to Iowa State University to participate in the All-State Orchestra next month.

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Washington Takes Part in Regional Vocal Festival

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:14 am

Students from Washington High School joined over 500 others from all across southeast Iowa

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Demons Begin Post Season Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:00 am

The Washington Demon Football Team begins post season play tonight

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Wellman Remains Under Boil Order

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:20 am

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Wellman is out of water and will be under a boil order

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Washington Co. Unemployment Drops in September

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:19 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate eased slightly last month

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Grain Storage Advice from ISU Agronomist

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:18 am

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The unusually cool, wet growing season this year has put soybean harvesting behind schedule, and increased the need for drying.

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Washington Chamber Supporting Hotel Tax

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:17 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is officially supporting the proposed hotel-motel tax

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WCPH Still Serving Priority Groups with H1N1 Vaccine

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:15 am

Washington County Public Health is offering an H1N1 flu clinic tomorrow

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More Outdoor Play Time Needed for Vitamin D Deficient Kids

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:14 am

10% of American kids don’t get enough vitamin D.

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WCRF Recieves nearly $3 million in Grant Requests

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:12 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation has received 45 applications for grants during this year’s fall period.

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Acclaimed Author to Speak in Fairfield

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 5:56 am

Fairfield will welcome an inspirational speaker and author to the Arts and Convention Center

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NEWS UPDATE – Wellman Without Water

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 9:07 pm

Wellman is out of water and will be under a boil order after crews discovered a major break in the main service line today.

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