Today’s Local News

Kalona Historical Society Receives Sizable Grant

Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:27 am

Kalona Historical Society was one of the many recipients of a grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.

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Century and Heritage Farm Program Applications Due Today

Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The deadline for eligible farm owners to apply for the 2012 Century and Heritage Farm Program is today.

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Free Fishing Weekend Kicks Off Today

Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:25 am

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People interested in fishing have a chance to fish this weekend without facing a penalty starting today.  

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Many 4-H Activity Deadlines Today

Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Washington County 4-H members wanting to take part in upcoming events have until the end of the day today to sign up.  

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Summer Camps About to Begin at Crooked Creek

Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Crooked Creek Christian Camp is getting ready to start their summer camp season next week.  

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Keokuk County Board of Supervisors to Purchase Hazmat Gear

Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:22 am

Keokuk County Board of Supervisors held a special meeting on Tuesday.

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Louisa County Conservation Holding Full Moon Paddle

Posted: Friday, June 1st, 2012 at 6:21 am

Louisa County Conservation is holding another paddle and this one will be under the full moon.

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City Council Approves Resolutions

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council held a special meeting last night regarding different resolutions.  

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Special School Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School Board is holding a special meeting tomorrow to discuss resolutions.  

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Ridiculous Day Having Many Activities This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The tradition of Ridiculous Day is being hosted by the Washington Chamber this year and there are many activities happening throughout the day.  

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Applications for Vacant Board Position Due Today

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Applications for a vacant Commissioner position in Washington County are due today.

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Dry Weather Leads to Rootless Corn Syndrome for Some

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:24 am

The dry weather we’ve had the past month has left producers with a number of issues including Rootless Corn Syndrome.

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Preview of West Chester Daze

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:23 am

West Chester Daze gets started tomorrow night.

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Tomorrow the Deadline to Apply for Three Farm Programs

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Washington County Farm Service Agency is reminding producers that the deadline to apply for a number of programs is tomorrow.

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Annual Bike Auction Happening on Saturday

Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The 14th annual “Recovered Bike Auction” is being held in conjunction with Ridiculus Day on Saturday.  

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Board of Supervisors Discuss Budget Amendments

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

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors talked about budgets as part of their meeting yesterday.  

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City Council Special Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council will hold a special meeting tonight regarding different resolutions.  

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Moving Day at High School

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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Even though classes have ended for the school year, there was a lot of activity happening at the old high school in Washington yesterday.  

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Boil Order in West Chester Starts Today

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A boil order has been issued for the city of West Chester.  

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Keota Named Most Extrovert City In United States

Posted: Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The City of Keota has been named the most extroverted city in America.

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