Today's Local News

New Award Nomination Deadline Approaching

Posted: Monday, December 5th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The deadline for the Iowa Soybean Association acceptance of nominations for new awards being offered is approaching.  

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Keota Council Meeting

Posted: Monday, December 5th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Keota City Council will have their regular meeting on Monday.

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Keota School Board Meeting

Posted: Monday, December 5th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Keota School Board will hold its regular meeting on Thursday.

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Compensation Board Discussing Salaries Tomorrow Night

Posted: Sunday, December 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Compensation Board will hold their first meeting tomorrow night.

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Safe Coalition Brings National Program to Washington This Week

Posted: Sunday, December 4th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Safe Coalition is bringing a national program to Washington this week.  

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Fire Investigation Continues One Year Later

Posted: Sunday, December 4th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The investigation is still in progress into the fire from one year ago in Keota.  

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Wellman Council Meeting

Posted: Sunday, December 4th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Wellman City Council will hold its regular meeting on Monday.

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Keota School Board Meeting

Posted: Sunday, December 4th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Keota School Board will hold its regular meeting on Thursday. The meeting will be divided into three 4 parts.

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Energy Crews Coming to Prevent Future Power Outages

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Crews from Alliant Energy will be in the Washington and Henry County areas the next few weeks to trim trees in an effort to reduce the chances of a power outage.  

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FSA Voting Deadline Monday

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

Monday is the last day for Washington County Farmers to cast ballots in the Farm Service Agency Committee elections.  

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Stockings For Soldiers

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

US Bank in Washington is collecting donations for Washington County Soldiers. They are hoping to fill stockings for Washington County’s 110 soldiers serving overseas.

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Holiday Travel Tips

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Holiday Season is one of the busiest travel times of the year. Barb Arnold with Paradise Travel in Washington gave us some tips to make the traveling easier and less stressful.

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Farmers’ Tax Guides

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Extension office now has tax guides available for farmers.

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Opportunities to Attend a National Leadership Program

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:23 am

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There are two opportunities for area high school 4-H members to join in a national leadership program next year.  

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Christmas Celebration Being Held in Historic Washington House

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County Historical Society is presenting a program this and next weekend showcasing the Conger House in Washington.  

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Open House Held for Long-Time Farm Service Agency Employee

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:21 am

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An open house was held yesterday for a long-time employee with Farm Service Agency in Washington.  

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Winter Energy Tips

Posted: Friday, December 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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With the Holiday Season also comes the season of higher energy bills. Justin Foss with Alliant Energy gave us some tips for how to keep your energy costs down this winter.

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Dessert Theatre Opens to Sold Out Crowd

Posted: Friday, December 2nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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An event that is being presented this week to showcase the upcoming holiday season opened last night to a sold out crowd.  

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Open House Tonight for Long-Time Farm Service Agency Employee Retiring

Posted: Friday, December 2nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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An open house is being held today for a long-time employee with Farm Service Agency in Washington who is retiring today.  

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Tour of Homes Event Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, December 2nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is inviting you to attend their 21st Annual Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes starting tomorrow.  

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