Today’s Local News

Kalona Community Center Holding Open House this Weekend

Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona will be showcasing some new equipment they recently acquired.

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Washington County Emergency Management Commission Meetings

Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Emergency Management Commission is meeting this evening.

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Police Looking for Man Involved in Recent Incident

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 1:55 pm

The Washington Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a man involved in a recent incident.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Today we talk to Amy Drayfahl and Jesse Farrier, with the Sound of Washington.  We talk about their performance tonight and also a little bit about who they are and what they do.

Veterans Dinner

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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At the Veterans Day evening event in Washington on Monday, the American Legion Post 29 had a dinner and program at the Iowa National Guard Readiness Center.  

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Veterans Day Ceremony in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am
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For Veterans Day, one veteran’s story about serving in Korea during the 1950s gave a personal account of that war.

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Mid-Prairie Holds International Night

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The community gathered at Washington Township Elementary last night to learn about other cultures.

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Washington County Harvest Nears Completion

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Now that harvest is all said and done, a local farmer is pleased by the unexpected yields.

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WACO Secondary Holding Meeting on Innovative Calendar

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Those involved in planning for the innovative calendar at WACO Secondary will be holding a public meeting today.

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Washington City Employees Have Updated Safety Manuals

Posted: Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Washington now has updated safety manuals.  

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Washington Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington Board of Supervisors will set a date for an Orchard Hill update at this weeks meeting.

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Notable Iowa Veterans Exhibit Includes Man from Washington

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:25 am

A recently opened exhibit at a museum near Des Moines highlights the lives of notable Iowa veterans.

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Local American Legion Post Celebrates Veterans

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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For Veterans Day on Sunday, some local veterans groups had special events.

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Washington City Council Considers Finances

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:24 am

One Washington City Council member will be continuing to do special financial reports on the city’s budget.  

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Kalona Evaluating Burning Ordinance

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will be reviewing their burning ordinance following some input from concerned citizens.

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Local Non-Profit Makes Large Donation

Posted: Monday, November 12th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A local non-profit has answered a challenge from an international ministry.

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Marr Park Septic Improvement Ongoing

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 10:27 am

A new septic system at Marr Park near Ainsworth is still in the early stages of work.

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Veterans Day

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Today is Veterans Day.

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Weight Limit Extension Ends Next Weekend

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Farmers can carry bigger loads from the fields for one more week.

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Kalona Evaluating Burning Ordinance

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will be reviewing their burning ordinance following some input from concerned citizens.

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