Today's Local News

Pork Quality Assurance Training

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa State University Extension along with the Iowa Pork Industry Center are providing training for pork producers and anyone needing certification in the Pork Quality Assurance Plus program. 

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Buying a Foreclosure Home

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 6:24 am

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If you are in the market for buying a house, looking at a foreclosed property might be a good option.

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Holiday Spending expected to be up

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 6:23 am

Americans are expected to increase their spending on gifts this holiday season, and Iowans likely will follow the trend.

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Fairfield’s Gingerbread Extravaganza Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 at 6:21 am

Fairfield’s Gingerbread extravaganza is back this year.

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City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council will meet tonight in regular session at 6:30pm. 

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Washington Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Yesterday at the weekly Board of Supervisors meeting, they approved the appointment of Eldon Beichter as the Crawford Township Clerk. 

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Financial Aid and Scholarship Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Washington High School is holding an informational meeting on scholarships and financial aid. 

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Mid Prairie holds Public Hearing on Construction Project

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Mid Prairie Board of Education met on Monday evening to hold a public hearing on the High School Construction project.

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Post Office Mailing Deadlines

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The United States Post Office is providing reminders about shipping packages for the holidays. 

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IMS Christmas Concert Sunday

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:23 am

Iowa Mennonite School’s music department will present a concert of Christmas music on Sunday.

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Former Nursing Home Administrator on Probation

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:22 am

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The Iowa Board of Nursing Home Administrators has disciplined a former Sigourney Care Center administrator convicted of improper conduct. 

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Iowa 4-H Foundation Announces Hills Bank Leadership Grants for 2011

Posted: Wednesday, December 1st, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Iowa 4-H Foundation has announced the 2011 Hills Bank and Trust Company Leadership Grants for current high school juniors planning to attend college in the fall of 2012. 

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Congressman Loebsack to Hold Office Hours

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Congressman Loebsack will have a representative from his office in southeast Iowa. 

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Salvation Army Volunteers Needed

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Once again Salvation Army volunteers in Washington are ringing bells to help people in need.

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Online College Enrollment Increased

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Online college class enrollment in increasing according to Kirkwood Washington Center Director, Nancy Rash. 

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Three South East Iowa Teens Accused of Poaching

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Two Sigourney teens and a Delta teen are facing fines related to deer poaching.

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Food Drive Collection Today

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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KCII is continuing the Caring Christmas Food Drive today at Archer’s Appliance and Electronics.

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New Graduation Requirements for Students

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Students this year for the first time will have to meet increased graduation requirements from the state.

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New Regulations for Tax Preparers

Posted: Tuesday, November 30th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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As we approach the end of the year, all paid tax preparers need to get ready for a new regulation from the Internal Revenue Service. 

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