Today's Local News

Educator Appreciation Breakfast Next Week

Posted: Sunday, August 12th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual “Educator Appreciation Breakfast” next week at the High School in Washington.  

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DOT Releases Draft of Goverment Assisted Road Projects

Posted: Sunday, August 12th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A document with proposed road projects up for government funds is now available for review.

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Business Seeks to Buy Keota City Property

Posted: Sunday, August 12th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A resolution for the sale of city property is set for later this month in Keota.

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Fairfield Man Sentenced

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 7:57 am

A man from Fairfield will spend more than six years in prison after pleading guilty to a drug charge.

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Lowering Energy Bills for Summer

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 6:28 am

During this hot and humid Iowa summer many people found themselves cranking up the air conditioner to escape the sweltering heat.  

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Final Cruise Night of the Year Tonight

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Corn Country Cruisers is holding their final cruise in Washington tonight.  

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Computer Distribution for School Year Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Washington School District is getting ready to enhance the way high school students will be learning this school year.  

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Chamber Golf Day Registrations Filling Up

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce’s annual Golf Days are filling up.  

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Energy Provider Donates Money for Trees

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A local energy provider is once again giving out grants for the planting of trees.

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Distracted Driving Leads to Accident

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A distracted driver is facing charges after an accident she caused.

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Circus Coming to Area Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, August 11th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A circus will be coming to Columbus Junction on Sunday.

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Court Process Continues for Local Candidates and Washington Business

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 2:20 pm

Initial and preliminary hearings were held today for the three political candidates and a Washington business charged with election misconduct.

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Washington Page – Ann Williams

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 11:01 am

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Ann Williams from Washington talks about her experience being part of the Olympic Torch Relays in 1996.

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Washington Resident Shares Experience Carrying Olympic Torch

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A resident from Washington is recalling their experience as being part of the Olympic Torch Relays in 1996.  

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School Looking For Volunteers

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A Washington school is looking for volunteers for the upcoming school year.  

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Investment Class Coming to Washington

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Those thinking about investing or just wanting to know more about managing finance have an opportunity to learn how early next year.  

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Entry Forms for Stock Show Due Today

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Entry forms and fees for Washington County youth exhibiting at the Ak-Sar-Ben Stock Show are due today.  

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Dental Screenings Available in Washington County

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A statewide program is available in Washington County highlighting the importance of dental hygiene.  

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Ollie Native Makes it to State Fair

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

An Ollie native is at the Iowa State Fair to show off her steer.

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Watermelon Days Begins Tonight

Posted: Friday, August 10th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The small town of Conesville is holding a festival this weekend.

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