Today’s Local News

Wellman Considering Using Contractor to Fill Position

Posted: Saturday, August 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The City of Wellman will utilize temporary help while trying to fill a vacancy.

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Courage Ride 2012 Next Weekend

Posted: Saturday, August 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The chance to support cancer research by riding a bike is coming up next weekend.

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Educator Appreciation Breakfast Monday

Posted: Saturday, August 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual “Educator Appreciation Breakfast” Monday morning in Washington.  

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Annual Doggie Paddle Scheduled

Posted: Saturday, August 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

An annual event for man’s best friend has been announced.  

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Burn Ban Lifted for Two Southeast Iowa Counties

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 12:02 pm

Two open burn bans that were issued a month ago have been lifted.  

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Supervisor Announces Re-Election Bid

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A Washington County Supervisor who lost in the June Primary has announced a bid for re-election.  

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Rainfall Helps to Ease Drought Conditions Across Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The latest drought monitor is showing southeast Iowa conditions improving slightly.  

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Washington Resident Talks about Meeting US President

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A Washington resident was able to take part in two unique experiences recently.  

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Home Sales Forecasted to Remain Strong

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Interest rates are at a very low point, prompting an increase in home sales.  

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Local Paralympian Making Appearance in Fairfield Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

There’s an opportunity to meet a U.S. paralympian tomorrow in Fairfield.

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IMS Welcoming Foreign Exchange Students

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Iowa Mennonite School is taking full advantage of foreign exchange programs this year.

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Area Organizations Able to Start Projects after Receiving WCRF Mini Grants

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Area organizations can start their projects after receiving funds from The Washington County Riverboat Foundation.  

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Ollie Resident Contributes to Record Donation at State Fair

Posted: Friday, August 17th, 2012 at 6:21 am

An Ollie native contributed to a record donation to a national charity.

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City Council Discusses Property Annexation

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The annexation of property was discussed at the Washington City Council meeting last night.  

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Two Southeast Iowa Counties Receives Disaster Declaration

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Two southeast Iowa counties have been added to the list of disaster declarations for crop loss.  

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School District Set to Welcome New Staff

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington School District is getting ready to start the new school year by welcoming new staff members.  

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Preparing for the Drivers License Test Getting Easier

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A way to prepare for getting a driver’s license in Iowa is now easier.  

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New Riverside City Administrator Starts Today

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

It’s the first day on the job for the new City Administrator in Riverside.

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Water Main Replacement in Wellman

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Wellman is set to replace a water main early next month.

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Lone Tree Fall Festival Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, August 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

An annual celebration is being held in Lone Tree this weekend.

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