Today's Local News

Squad Car Auction Tomorrow in Columbus Junction

Posted: Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 at 6:22 am
A squad car will be auctioned off in Columbus Junction tomorrow.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Starts Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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KCII”s Home Shopping Extravaganza starts today.  

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Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 8:49 am

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A routine traffic stop near Washington has led to an arrest.  

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Report Shows Many Americans Have High Blood Pressure

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A recent report by the Centers for Disease Control shows more than half of Americans with high blood pressure don’t have it under control.  

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Cooler Weather Returning Means Better Chance at Catching Fish

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Now that fall has arrived, cooler weather will follow providing a better chance at catching fish in area waterways.  

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Mid-Prairie Decides Against New Central Office

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Mid-Prairie School District will hold off on a new Central Office for the time being.

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Road Work in Kalona Starts Today

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The asphalt portion of Kalona’s 2012 street improvements begins today.

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School Building Walkthrough Scheduled for Tonight

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington School District has scheduled a walkthrough of the Middle School building tonight.  

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Iowa Top Employers List Shows One from Washington

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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A survey was taken recently of employers across the state and one in Washington made the list.  

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New Concession Stand for North Park Planned

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A new concession stand for North Park in Wellman is in the works.

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Annual Youth Event Returning to Washington County Fairgrounds

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Washington County 4-H is getting ready to host their 4th Annual 5k run and One mile walk.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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An annual report is being shared as part of this week’s Washington County Board of Supervisor’s meeting.  

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School Building Walkthrough Happening Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School District has scheduled a walkthrough of the Middle School building tomorrow.  

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Pop Tab Drive Almost Over at Mid-Prairie

Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

There’s just a few more days left in a pop tab collection drive at Mid-Prairie.

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Road Work in Kalona Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

The asphalt portion of Kalona’s 2012 street improvements begins tomorrow.

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Hearing Held Yesterday to Prepare for Trials Next Week

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

A hearing was held yesterday in preparation for the trials of two individuals charged with election misconduct.  

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First Freeze Possible Tonight and It’s Time to Protect Plants

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

Southeast Iowa could see its first freeze tonight and precautions need to be taken to protect tender plants.  

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Fall Weather Outlook

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Fall officially started at 9:49 this morning and weather forecasters are sharing predictions of the upcoming season.  

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Kalona Named Recipient of Water Fluoridation Quality Award

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 6:25 am

Kalona is once again receiving a government award for their water fluoridation program.

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One Day Bike Ride Registration Deadline Today

Posted: Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Bike riding enthusiasts who are up for a challenge have one last chance to register for a one day bike ride taking place next week.  

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