Today's Local News

Compensation Board to Meet this Week

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Salaries for elected officials will be considered at a Washington County meeting tomorrow.

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Washington County Conservation

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Conservation Board meets this week.

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Washington Methodist Church Special Events Today

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Washington United Methodist Church has been preparing for several special events for today.

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City Amends Luke’s Sanitation Contract to Include Downtown Recycling Dumpster Pickup

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

In about six weeks, downtown Washington residents will have a large dumpster for depositing recycling.

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Kalona Awaiting Capacity Estimates from DNR

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The City of Kalona will hold off on making a decision regarding a compost area and updated burning ordinance.

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Hamakua Place has Annual Fundraiser Today

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Hamakua Place, Washington’s faith-based youth center, has their fifth annual Christmas Extravaganza fundraiser today.

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Winter Weather Could Begin this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

After a mostly calm and mild fall in southeast Iowa, this weekend could prove to be the first dose of winter weather.

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Christmas Concert Tomorrow at IMS

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Iowa Mennonite School’s annual Christmas Concert is this weekend.

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Upcoming Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The deadlines for shipping packages overseas for the holidays are getting close.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Today we talk with Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson about the proposed Cafe Ordinance and an agreement with FFA regarding farm ground.

Cherry Picker Strikes Washington Overpass

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 9:56 am

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Last night a vehicle driving northbound on North 2nd Avenue struck the railroad overpass.

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Multiple Reports Linked to Suspicious Male in Van

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:58 am

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information on a subject or his vehicle.

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Several Agencies Involved in Catching Suspected Mobile Meth Lab

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Multiple agencies cooperated in the investigation and pursuit that led to the arrest of three people in Washington this week for manufacturing methamphetamine.

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County Debt Stands at $15.3 Million

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

A Washington County official is shedding some light on the debt figures released by the Iowa Treasury.

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52 Groups Receive Grants through Riverboat Foundation

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation has named the winners of their fall 2012 competitive grants.

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Washington High School Prepares for Dance Marathon

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington High School’s annual Dance Marathon is Saturday night.

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Christmas in Kalona

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Kalona will hold their annual Christmas celebration tomorrow, but it may look a little different than years past.

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Brighton Holiday Event to Benefit City

Posted: Friday, December 7th, 2012 at 6:22 am

An event in Brighton this weekend has a goal of getting the community in the holiday spirit.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, December 6th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Angela Widmer with Crooked Creek Christian Camp joins us to talk about events and programs they will be holding over the winter months.

Names and Charges Released in Downtown Washington Mobile Meth Bust

Posted: Thursday, December 6th, 2012 at 6:25 am
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The names of three people arrested and the charges against them are now released after a drug task force interrupted the manufacture of methamphetamine in downtown Washington.

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