Today’s Local News

Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge Offers Donation Incentive

Posted: Monday, December 2nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Besides helping to repair a piece of Washington County history, there’s now another reason to donate toward the Bunker Mill Bridge Restoration.

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Local Non-Profit Releases Giving Catalog

Posted: Monday, December 2nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

A non-profit in Wayland is making it easy to give to charities this holiday season.

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Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge Offers Donation Incentive

Posted: Sunday, December 1st, 2013 at 6:24 am

Besides helping to repair a piece of Washington County history, there’s now another reason to donate toward the Bunker Mill Bridge Restoration.

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Tour of Homes

Posted: Sunday, December 1st, 2013 at 6:20 am

A fundraiser for the lights in downtown Washington will be held next weekend.

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Keota Looking to Purchase Nuisance Property

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The City of Keota is attempting to purchase a property that’s been a nuisance for years.

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Drought Conditions Persist

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Drought conditions remained steady from last week to this week, with 23.4% of Iowa experiencing no drought conditions.

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Store Leftovers Safely

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Iowa Public Health is reminding Iowans to refrigerate food promptly after holiday meals.

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Santa Has Arrived

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Santa’s house in Washington is officially open for the season.

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Mott Named Friend of Conservation

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Louisa County Conservation Board has named their “Friend of Conservation” for 2013.

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Shop Locally on Small Business Saturday

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Today is Small Business Saturday and businesses in downtown Washington are participating.

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Prevent Fish Kills in Area Farm Ponds

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Oxygen depletion in ponds during the winter months in Iowa often leads to fish kills, especially those with shallow water depths and with small surface area.

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Holiday Concert Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A free holiday concert will be held in Washington tomorrow.

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Get Toddlers Ready for School at Kalona Library

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Library is offering a class to get kids prepared for reading and the routine of school at an early age.

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Iowa Hall of Pride Games Being Held Locally

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A basketball game that won’t count against regular season records will be played this evening at Iowa Mennonite School, and tomorrow in Washington.

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Area Unemployment Rates for October Announced

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate remained steady at 3% from September to October, which is down half a percent from this time last year.

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Two Arrested for Intent to Distribute

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Two people were arrested Wednesday afternoon in Kalona.

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Riverside Senior Dining to Continue Through December

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Senior Dining in Riverside will continue through the month of December.

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Tips for Taking Care of a Live Christmas Tree

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Christmas is four weeks away and many trees are being decorated this weekend. Iowa State Universty Extension and Outreach has a few reminders for those who decide to have a live tree in their home this holiday season.

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Breakfast with Santa Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Santa is making the trip from the North Pole to Washington tomorrow morning to eat breakfast at the United Presbyterian Church.

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Craft Show in Kalona

Posted: Friday, November 29th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Kalona will kick off Small Business Saturday early.

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