Today's Local News

New Parking Spots at Washington High School

Posted: Monday, December 12th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Some new parking spots are being offered at the Washington High School designated for senior citizens.  

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Tips for Picking and Caring of Poinsettias

Posted: Monday, December 12th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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This is the time of year that poinsettias are available and picking the right one for you might be difficult.  

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Food Banks in Need

Posted: Monday, December 12th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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It’s the season of giving and local food banks are looking for donations.

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GPA Requirement for Teachers

Posted: Monday, December 12th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has proposed a GPA requirement for prospective teachers who are applying to Iowa’s colleges.

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Rededication Ceremony for Fairfield Operational Maintenance Shop

Posted: Monday, December 12th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Iowa National Guard hosted a rededication ceremony for Field Maintenance Shop #12 in Fairfield.The facility renovated as part of a 1.9 million dollar project.

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New Senior Citizen Parking Spots at High School

Posted: Sunday, December 11th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington School District is offering new parking spots for senior citizens.  

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Snowmobile and ATV Renewal Period Ending Soon

Posted: Sunday, December 11th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Owners of snowmobiles and ATVs still have time to renew their registrations.  

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Local Farmer on Soybean Board

Posted: Sunday, December 11th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Larry Marek, a Riverside farmer and former State Representative, has been installed as the Director of the United Soybean Board.

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Fairfield Maintenance Shop Ceremony

Posted: Sunday, December 11th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Iowa National Guard hosted a rededication ceremony for Field Maintenance Shop #12 in Fairfield.

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Riverside Man Trial Delayed

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The trial of a Riverside man accused of murder has been delayed.  

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Political Campaign Coming to Washington

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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A presidential candidate struggling in the polls is hoping to jumpstart his campaign by conducting a barnstorming tour of the state next week.  

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New Volleyball Club Starts Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Crooked Creek Christian Camp is starting a new club tomorrow.  

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Last Chance to Enjoy a Christmas Celebration in a Historic Washington House

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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This weekend is the last chance to attend the Washington County Historical Society’s presentation of a program showcasing the Conger House in Washington.  

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2012 Garbage Can Stickers Available

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The annual trash can stickers for 2012 are available for purchase in Washington.  

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Koehlhoeffer Sentenced

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Anthony Michael Koehlhoeffer, the inmate who escaped from a hospital in Iowa City and evaded police for 18 hours, has been sentenced for the crimes he committed in Fairfield.

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Post Office Cuts

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The US Postal Service announced some cutbacks on Monday. The biggest area of cuts comes from first class mail, which will no longer be one day delivery.

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Columbus School District Meeting

Posted: Saturday, December 10th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Columbus school district will have a meeting on Tuesday to discuss the interview process for their superintendent position.

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Riverside Man Trial Delayed

Posted: Friday, December 9th, 2011 at 12:00 pm

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The trial of a Riverside man accused of murder has been delayed.  

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Political Campaign Coming to Washington

Posted: Friday, December 9th, 2011 at 11:59 am

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A presidential candidate struggling in the polls is hoping to jumpstart his campaign by conducting a barnstorming tour of the state next week.  

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Washington County Resident Arrested for Sex Crimes

Posted: Friday, December 9th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A Washington County man has been arrested and charged with multiple sex crimes.  

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