Today's Local News

Federal Aid Ends for Students without High School Diplomas

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:26 am

A new federal law that went into effect the first of the month is going to affect some students who wish to go to college.  

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Kalona Mini Park Makes Progress

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

The proposed mini park in Kalona is making progress.

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Farmland Leasing Workshop Next Week

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A workshop is being held next week to discuss the leasing of farmland.  

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City of Keota to Test Water Mains Today

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:23 am

Pressure tests are to be performed in the City of Keota starting today.

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Bid Letting Date Set For Kalona Street Projects

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:22 am

The bid letting date for the 2012 Street Projects in Kalona is set.

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Next in Garden Goodness Webinar Series Tomorrow Night

Posted: Monday, July 23rd, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The next in a series of webinars is happening tomorrow night at the Washington County Extension.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting Tuesday and as part of their meeting they will be hearing quarterly reports from the Washington County Treasurer and Auditor about the semi-annual state of accounts by funds.  

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Sales Tax Holiday Coming Next Month

Posted: Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

Iowa is getting ready to hold their sales tax holiday next month.  

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Kalona Mini Park

Posted: Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

The proposed mini park in Kalona is making progress.

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Louisa County Fair Starts Today

Posted: Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 at 6:25 am

The 114th Louisa County Fair got started today and will run through Saturday.

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Kalona Man Sentenced

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:30 am

A Kalona man has been sentenced to 33 months in prison.

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New CEO Hired at Washington Y

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A new CEO has been hired at the Washington Y.  

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Deadline to Sign Up for Honor Flight This Weekend

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The deadline to sign up for the upcoming Honor Flight is this weekend.  

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Sewer Cleaning Project Started

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:25 am

The City of Washington has started the first part of their sewer cleaning.  

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Wellman Considering Options After Public Works Director Resigns

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:24 am

With the Wellman Public Works Director resigning, the City is considering its options.

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FSA Nomination Deadline Approaching

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Iowa Farm Service Agency wants to remind local producers there is still time to nominate eligible candidates to serve on FSA county committees.  

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World Record Attempt at the Upcoming Louisa County Fair

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:22 am

A group of high schoolers will attempt to break a world record during the upcoming Louisa County Fair.

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Washington County Fair in the Books

Posted: Saturday, July 21st, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The Washington County Fair ended yesterday and the final day started with the Livestock Auction.

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Washington Page – Brent Hinson

Posted: Friday, July 20th, 2012 at 11:01 am

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In the first of a two part series, Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson talks about different items with which he has been working.

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State Official Says No Open Burning in Henry County

Posted: Friday, July 20th, 2012 at 7:37 am

The state fire marshal has issued a ban on all open burning in Henry County until further notice. 

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