Today's Local News

New Marketing Club Starting in Washington County

Posted: Monday, August 22nd, 2011 at 6:23 am

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A new club is starting for women interested in marketing grains.  

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Wellman Seeks to Move Ahead with City Administrator Search

Posted: Monday, August 22nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Wellman City Council will discuss several important items at a special meeting tonight.  

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Sigourney Students Receive New Computers for Upcoming School Year

Posted: Monday, August 22nd, 2011 at 6:21 am

As Sigourney students make their final preparations before school starts, tonight is when they will able to pick up computers for the year.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, August 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting this week and as part of their meeting they will hear a review of HACAP and Community Development Block Grant award acceptance procedures.  

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First Day of School This Week

Posted: Sunday, August 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington students are getting ready to hit the books for another school year.  

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Wellman Seeks to Move Ahead with City Administrator Search

Posted: Sunday, August 21st, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Wellman City Council will discuss several important items at a special meeting tomorrow night.  

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Company Expands Operations at Fairfield Location

Posted: Sunday, August 21st, 2011 at 6:21 am

A family owned Fairfield company has decided to move a majority of its operations into the city.  

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Disaster Exercise Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:30 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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Homecoming Concert Tonight

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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An Iowa native is performing in Washington tonight as part of the 134th Medical Company’s homecoming celebration.  

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Washington County Fair Evaluation Meeting Next Week

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington County Extension has scheduled a county fair evaluation meeting to discuss this year’s fair.  

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Richmond Group Voices Opinion After Meeting

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

A group of residents who are against the plan of constructing a lagoon in the village of Richmond is not pleased with the plans for the area.  

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Tenth Grade Class Schedules Available Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Students in tenth grade at Washington High School have a chance to view this year’s class schedule on Monday.  

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Educator Appreciation Breakfast Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual “Educator Appreciation Breakfast” Monday morning at the KC Hall in Washington.  

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Extension Officials Help Growers with Native Grasses

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The ISU Extension is offering a field day next month assisting area growers who are enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program, or CRP.  

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Local Pedal Pullers Haul in Success at State Fair

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The youth pedal pull is always an entertaining event at the Iowa State Fair, and several local participants went the distance in their age groups.  

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Washington School Board Discusses Director Districts

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington Community School District talked about Director Districts as part of their meeting this week.  

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Day in the Life of Washington Anniversary

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 6:28 am

A project highlighting Washington was the focus of different photographers yesterday.  

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Bicycle Accident in Louisa County Prompts Safety Reminders

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 6:26 am

A bicycle accident in Louisa County has sent one person to the hospital.  

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School Open Houses Set for Next Week

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Community School District is holding two open houses next week to kick off the school year.  

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Medical Office Closed for Weekend

Posted: Friday, August 19th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A medical facility in Washington is closing for the weekend starting today.  

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