Today's Local News

Altoona Woman Convicted of OWI in Washington County

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A woman from Altoona has been convicted of operating while intoxicated by a Washington County Jury.  

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Community Chest Campaign Signup Deadline Ending

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A local organization is looking to add members that want to help the community.  

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Kalona City Council Discusses Debt Limit

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Kalona City Council held their meeting Monday night.

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Ainsworth Fun Days Begins Tonight

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Ainsworth Fun Days returns this weekend with activities starting this afternoon.

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Riverside Considers Surveying Options for Splash Pad

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A Splash Pad was the major topic of discussion at this week’s Riverside City Council Meeting.

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Not Too Late to Join in First of its Kind Bike Ride

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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It’s not too late to take part in a new bike riding event happening tomorrow.  

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Entry Forms for Ak-Sar-Ben Due Next Week

Posted: Friday, June 8th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Washington County youth wishing to exhibit swine or feeder calves at the Ak-Sar-Ben Livestock Exhibition this year are due next week.  

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Washington Page – John Greener

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 11:01 am

John Greener talks about Main Street Washington’s Savor Event happening on Saturday.

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City Council Discusses Water Rates

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council met last night and held discussion about water rates as part of the meeting.  

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Fishing Day at Marr Park Held

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Izaak Walton League of America held their annual handicapped fishing event at Marr Park yesterday and many turned out to have fun.  

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Results from Conservation Reserve Program Show More Acres Accepted

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The US Department of Agriculture has announced the most recent sign up of the Conservation Reserve Program is beneficial to Iowa.  

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Wellman Council Considers Updating Private Well Ordinance

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The City of Wellman held their City Council meeting Monday night.

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Thursday Night Live Returns Tonight

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce’s first Thursday Night Live festivities of the season happen tonight.  

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Keota Fun Days this Weekend

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Keota Fun Days is coming up this weekend.

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Pesticide Testing Offered in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship (IDALS) is offering pesticide testing tomorrow in Washington.  

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Lt Governor Visits Local Business

Posted: Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Sigourney Tractor and Implement received a visit from the Lt Governor last week.

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Washington Page – Anne Sposato

Posted: Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Anne is a Registered Dietician at Washington County Hospital and Clinics.  She is talking about Diabetes classes being offered with the first one happening tomorrow.

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Unofficial Election Results for Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The unofficial results of the primary have been received and two incumbent County Supervisors did not advance to the November general election. 

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Primary Races Decide This Falls Candidates

Posted: Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Primaries were held yesterday and the candidates for this fall’s elections were decided.

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City Council to Meet Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Washington City Council is set to meet tonight and they will be discussing water rates as part of the meeting.  

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