Today's Local News

Beware of Ticks and Lyme Disease

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Now is the time of year to be on the lookout for disease carrying insects.  

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Wapello Amends Tree Ordinance

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The City of Wapello will no longer collect damaged trees.

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Applications Still Available for Just Us Girls Scholarships

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The scholarship deadline for area female college students in need of financial help to complete their education is approaching.

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Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about the planning of events for the next year.

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Special City Council Meeting Today

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A special City Council meeting is happening this afternoon.  

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Board of Supervisors Set to Hear Reports Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are hearing quarterly reports as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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Washington Day at Kernels Ballpark

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Several residents of Washington enjoyed the afternoon yesterday enjoying a baseball game in Cedar Rapids.  

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Chamber Can See Difficulties When Scheduling Chamber Events

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The dates of when the Washington Chamber of Commerce plans events can be difficult based off other events taking place that can affect the community.  

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Kalona Receives Annual Water Report

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The City of Kalona has received their Water Quality Report for this year.

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Obama to Talk in Cedar Rapids

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

President Barack Obama will pay another visit to Iowa tomorrow.

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4-H Members Make Preparations for Fair Show

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Members of the Washington County 4-H program met recently to review different parts of the Bucket Bottle show at the Washington County Fair.  

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Blood Drive in Kalona Today

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Optimist Club is holding a Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Drive this afternoon.

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Board of Supervisors Hearing Reports Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are hearing quarterly reports as part of their meeting this week.  

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Special City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A special City Council meeting is happening tomorrow afternoon.  

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New Office Hours for County Treasurer Starting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A change in office hours is starting tomorrow for a department in the Washington County Courthouse.  

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Blood Drive Tomorrow in Kalona

Posted: Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Kalona Optimist Club is holding a Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Drive tomorrow afternoon.

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Date Set for Riverside Feral Cat Program

Posted: Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Riverside is getting closer to the implementation of a neutering program in an attempt to curb the amount of feral cats within the city limits.

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New Record High Temp Yesterday

Posted: Sunday, July 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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A record high temp was broken yesterday.  

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Record High Temp Set Today

Posted: Saturday, July 7th, 2012 at 4:51 pm

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A record high temp has been broken today.  

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Power Outage in Washington This Morning

Posted: Saturday, July 7th, 2012 at 11:05 am

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A few residents on the south side of Washington experienced a power outage this morning.  

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