Today's Local News

Family Youth Day Shoot Offered Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County 4-H group Bows and Bullets is holding its third annual Family Youth Day Shoot tomorrow.  

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Brighton Students Take Part in First Cub Club Meeting

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Safety was the theme of the first gathering of the Brighton Bear Cub Club this week.  

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2011 Chamber Craft Festival Is Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The 23rd Annual Washington Craft Festival is happening tomorrow.  

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Snowmobile and ATV Renewal Period Underway

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Owners of snowmobiles and ATVs are being reminded that they can renew their registrations.  

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Keota Could Take Over Lagos Acres Pool

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The city of Keota could acquire the pool at Lagos Acres Country Club if enough funds are in the budget.  

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Fairfield Native Returns for Musical Performance

Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 at 6:21 am

[simage=2319,400,y,center]A former Fairfield woman and her musical group are returning for a concert at the Sondheim Center.  

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City Council Holds Public Hearings

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council held a series of public hearings as part of their meeting last night.  

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Disaster Exercise to Focus on Tornadoes Coming Up

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Anyone participating in the Community Emergency Response Team or Washington County COAD have an opportunity to participate in an exercise to work together as part of a disaster planning and response team.  

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A Avenue Bridge Project Enters Final Stage

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Crews have nearly completed the replacement of the A Avenue Bridge in Kalona.  

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American Royal Registration Date This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington County 4-Hers wanting to attend the American Royal have until Saturday to sign up.  

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Future RUSS Customers Invited to a Meeting

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Proposed customers of the new Regional Utility Service Systems (RUSS) in Richmond are invited to a meeting tonight at the Kalona Community Center.  

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Keota Set to Rebuild Downtown Area

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The city of Keota is one step away from rebuilding its downtown area.  

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Pesticide Testing Offered Again This Month

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship is offering pesticide testing again this month at the Washington County Extension.  

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Two Area Counties Receive Funding to Develop Communities

Posted: Thursday, September 8th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Two area county organizations have been awarded grant money to assist in the development and improvement of communities.  

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Civil Process Servers Appointed

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved certificates of appointment as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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City Council Holding Public Hearings Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council is holding a series of public hearings as part of their meeting tonight.  

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American Cancer Society Looking for Assistance from Area Patients

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The American Cancer Society is looking for southeast Iowa residents dealing with cancer to participate in a survey later this month.  

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New Surgeon Welcomed to Area

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Hospital and Clinics is welcoming a general surgeon to their staff.  

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Last Extension Field Day Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The ISU Extension is hosting its last farm field day tomorrow for those who wish to see research projects in progress.  

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State Organization Seeking Local Nominees for Award

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 at 6:23 am

A state business organization is accepting nominations for its annual award, and a spokesman for the group says they’re looking for innovative Iowans in the public service industry.  

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