Today's Local News

Perfect Time To Spot Bald Eagles

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

This is the perfect time to spot Bald Eagles in Iowa. 

Read the rest of this entry »

Angel Food Orders Due

Posted: Saturday, January 22nd, 2011 at 6:21 am

[simage=1500,288,n,center]

If you are looking to save money on food, there is a place you can go. 

Read the rest of this entry »

Possible Change on Madison Street

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

[simage=1129,400,n,center]
The Washington Streets Committee held a meeting on Wednesday regarding a possible change to Madison Street in Washington.

Read the rest of this entry »

Keota Fire Update

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

[simage=1389,400,n,center]
The investigation into the fire in Keota continues. 

Read the rest of this entry »

Highland School Forum on Monday

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Highland Community School District will be holding a community forum on Monday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Disaster Declaration Made

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

[simage=1106,400,n,center]

Washington County has been added to the list of counties disaster declaration for crop loss. 

Read the rest of this entry »

Fourth Block Classes in the High School

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:24 am

Washington High School is considering offering college classes.

Read the rest of this entry »

SE Iowa Featured in 2011 Iowa Travel Guide

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:23 am

The new 2011 Iowa Travel guide features five towns in South East Iowa.

Read the rest of this entry »

Winfield – Mt. Union continues sharing with WACO Schools

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:22 am

At the Winfield Mt. Union School Board meeting on Wednesday the school board decided to continue sharing agreements with WACO Schools.

Read the rest of this entry »

Food Drive Distribution

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:21 am

[simage=1519,400,n,center]
KCII 8th Annual Caring Christmas Food Drive was successful again last year.

Read the rest of this entry »

Breaking News Update: Fire at Nisly Wood Products in Kalona

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 7:23 am

Crews battled an early morning fire at a lumber business just south of Kalona. Four fire departments dealt with near zero wind chills at Nisly Wood Products.

Read the rest of this entry »

Park Board Vacancy Filled and Firearms Resolution Discussed

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:30 am

[simage=1478,400,n,center]
The Washington City Council filled the Park Board vacancy and discussed a firearms resolution at last night’s meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

Compensation Board Meeting

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:28 am

[simage=1513,400,n,center]
The Washington County Compensation Board has made a determination of salaries for the next fiscal year.

Read the rest of this entry »

Public Hearing in Des Moines

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:26 am

[simage=795,400,n,center]
A public hearing was held in Des Moines over the state budget.

Read the rest of this entry »

Emergency Planning Committee Meeting

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

[simage=1514,200,n,center]
The Washington County Local Emergency Planning Committee is holding their monthly meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

Preschool Debate Rages on

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:24 am

State funded preschool is one of the programs that might be going to the chopping block.

Read the rest of this entry »

Keota Comprehensive Meeting Tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The rescheduled Keota Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee will be held tonight at 7pm in City Hall.

Read the rest of this entry »

Open House Today

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:22 am

[simage=1515,400,n,center]
Horak Insurance is announcing the acquisition of Sellers Insurance Agency.

Read the rest of this entry »

Fairfield Iowa Convention and Visitors Bureau announces 2011 Grant Recipients

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Fairfield Iowa Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced their 2011 grant recipients.

Read the rest of this entry »

Resolution Has Been Rescinded

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

[simage=1493,400,n,center]
The Washington County Board of Supervisors has rescinded a resolution.

Read the rest of this entry »