Today's Local News

Reminder about Upcoming Bike Riding Event

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Washington Y is reminding bike riders about their upcoming bike ride.  

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One Day Bike Ride Traveling Through Washington Tonight

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A one-day bike ride is getting ready to travel through southeast Iowa tonight.  

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Extension Summer Day Camps Available

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am

School will out next week, and the Washington County Extension has a number of day camps planned to keep kids busy during their summer months.  

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Alliant Energy Warns Customers of Potential Scam

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Alliant Energy is warning customers to beware of a potential scam.  

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Columbus Junction Circus Warning

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A circus set to perform in Columbus Junction today is facing federal charges.

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Gallon Grads Announced

Posted: Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center has announced its “Gallon Grad” recipients for this year.

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Washington County Road Open to Traffic

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 11:38 am

A road that was closed to thru traffic in southeast Washington County is now open to traffic again.

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KCII Announces Winners of Business and Broadcasting Scholarship

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 8:01 am
KCII's General Manager Joe Nichols with 2012 Recipient Kortney Wagler of Wapello High SchoolKCII’s General Manager Joe Nichols with 2012 Recipient Kortney Wagler of Wapello High School
KCII's General Manager Joe Nichols with 2012 Recipient Lauren Vittetoe of Washington High SchoolKCII’s General Manager Joe Nichols with 2012 Recipient Lauren Vittetoe of Washington High School

The recipients of the KCII Business and Broadcasting Scholarship have been announced.  

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Care Facility Director Talks about Assessed Fines

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:30 am

The director of a Washington care facility that is being fined by the state of Iowa for allegedly failing to assist a patient who fell is sharing his side of the story. 

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First Farmers Market of the Year Busy

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:29 am

It was a very busy night at the first Washington’s Farmers Market of the season last night.  

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Spring Washington County Riverboat Foundation Grants Awarded

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation announced its Competitive Grant Awards Wednesday night for the spring of this year.  

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Washington Incentive Fund Applications Due Today

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:27 am

The deadline to sign up for the Washington Incentive Fund from Main Street Washington is today.

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Acreage Reports Due End of Next Month

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Iowa Farm Service Agency is warning area farmers that the deadline for reporting your acreage is coming up soon. 

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Volunteer Presentation Heard by High School Students

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Students at the Washington High School heard about volunteerism during an assembly yesterday afternoon.  

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Master Gardeners Sale on Saturday

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Master Gardeners are holding their plant sale tomorrow.

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St. James Knight Flight Happening Tonight

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

St. James School’s annual Knight Flight Fun Run is happening tonight.  

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American Legion Freedom Ride Happening

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The American Legion Riders Post 29 is having their sixth annual Freedom Ride tomorrow.  

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New Additions to Keokuk County 4-H Summer Camp Program

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The annual summer camp program offered by Keokuk County 4-H will have some new additions this year.

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State Track- Girls Results

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 10:43 am

Continue to check this post for updated local results.

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Two Washington County Residents Arrested on Drug Charges

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:53 am
Aaron Francis HuffmanAaron Francis Huffman
Kennith Lee Douglas IIIKennith Lee Douglas III

Two Washington County residents have been arrested on drug charges.  

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