Today's Local News

Hospice of Washington County Holding Memorial Walk/Run This Weekend

Posted: Friday, September 16th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Hospice of Washington County is hosting its 5k Memorial Walk/Run tomorrow.  

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Board of Supervisors Set to Meet Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding their regular meeting tomorrow this week because of Tuesday’s School Board elections.  

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Washington School Board Receives Funds for Fine Arts

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School Board received a financial donation as part of their meeting last night.  

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West Nile Virus Detection

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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There is currently one case of West Nile Virus reported in western Iowa, as the summer flooding in that part of the state has increased the number of mosquitoes there.  

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DOT Closing Southbound Lanes at County Road G36

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Department of Transportation will be working on U.S. Highway 218 in Washington County today.  

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4H Community Award Applications Being Accepted

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Washington County 4-H members are being reminded about the deadline for Special Awards and Community Service Awards.  

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Bids Acceptance Deadline Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The city of Washington is taking bids through tomorrow for items from a city-owned property.  

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Online Auction Raising Money for Student Organization

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A group of students promoting awareness of alcohol abuse prevention is putting on an auction to raise funds.  

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Midwestern Singing Competition Comes to Fairfield

Posted: Thursday, September 15th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Area singers are encouraged to head to Fairfield next weekend to compete for the title of Superstar 2011.  

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Unofficial School Election Results

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

Unofficial results are in for yesterday’s School district elections.  

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City Park Board to Meet Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Washington City Park Board is meeting tonight and several projects will be part of their meeting.  

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Washington School Board to Meet Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington School Board is meeting tonight and as part of their meeting, they will hear an update on construction of the new high school.  

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Kalona Hires Parks and Recreation Superintendent

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The city of Kalona will welcome a new director of Parks and Recreation services.  

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Monthly Caregivers Support Group Meeting Continuing Alzheimer’s Focus

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The next meeting of the Caregivers Support Group is continuing their focus on “Understanding and Attacking Alzheimer’s.”  

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Washington Y Hosting a New Event

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Y is getting ready to host a new event in the fall.  

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DOT Reminding Campaigners of Political Sign Placement

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

To prepare for upcoming November elections and 2012 elections , the Iowa Department of Transportation is reminding campaigners of the regulations and requirements about political signs.  

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Henry, Louisa Counties Ramping Up Efforts to Collect Fines

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:21 am

State and county officials have stepped up their efforts to collect unpaid fines and court fees in order to increase revenue for state and local governments.  

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Unofficial Election Results

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 10:29 pm

Unofficial results are in for today’s School district elections.  

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School Elections Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 7:46 am

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School districts elections are going on today for choosing members of school boards.  

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Power Outage Affects Area

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A power outage affected parts of the KCII listening area yesterday morning.  

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