Today's Local News

New Chief of Nursing at Hospital

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Hospital and Clinics is welcoming a new Chief of Nursing to their staff.  

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Loebsack Representative Holding Office Hours This Week

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack is having a representative from his office in southeast Iowa this week.

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SAFE Routes to School Funding

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Iowa Transportation Commission has approved funding for the SAFE Routes to Schools program that several communities in Southeast Iowa have applied for.

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Louisa-Muscatine School District Meeting

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Louisa-Muscatine Community School District will meet on Monday.

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Press Conference Provides Few Details of Hopf’s Disappearance

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A press conference was held yesterday morning that provided more information on the investigation into the disappearance of Sharon Ruth Hopf of Crawfordsville.  

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Iowa’s Emergency Food System

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Iowa is one of only 12 states without an emergency food system in place. Several groups, including the Food Bank of Iowa have been pushing lawmakers to draft a bill to start a $2 million dollar program that would be incorporated into Iowa’s existing network of emergency food providers.

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Upcoming Washington County Riverboat Foundation Meetings

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Riverboat Foundation is holding two meetings next week.  

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National Wildlife Turkey Federation Fundraiser Returns

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The National Wildlife Turkey Federation is holding a fund raiser on Saturday, February 4th.  

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Kalona Council Meeting

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Kalona City Council will hold their regular meeting on Monday. They will continue their discussion of the current FEMA Mapping, which they have been working on for the past several meetings to change.

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Dry Manure Applicator Workshop Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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There is a certification workshop happening next month for manure applicators.  

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Scholarship Application Deadline Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

High school seniors interested in studying agriculture or natural resources in college have a chance for a scholarship.  

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Kalona Garage Sale Today

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is having a garage sale today.

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Columbus School District Meeting

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The School Board of Columbus Community Schools will meet Monday.

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Press Conference Provides Few Details of Hopf’s Disappearance

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 11:39 am

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A press conference was held this morning that provided more information on the investigation into the disappearance of Sharon Ruth Hopf of Crawfordsville.  

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KCII “Christmas Cash Call” Winner

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 8:00 am

Two Washington County women were drawn as the grand prizewinners in the KCII “Christmas Sweepstakes.”  

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Reminder on Washington Snow Removal Ordinance

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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After Thursday’s snowfall, Washington City Hall wants to remind residents about their snow removal ordinance.  

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Branstad Releases Commercial Property Tax Plan

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Governor Branstad released his Commercial Tax reform proposal on Wednesday. It plans to drive the percent of commercial property taxes that must be paid from 100% to 60%.

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Coaches versus Cancer Event Brings in Good Amount

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington Demons basketball team held a special fundraising event last weekend.  

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Deadline Today for Opportunity to Learn about Iowa Politics

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The deadline to sign up for area high school girls to have an opportunity to learn more about Iowa’s politics is today.  

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Kalona Garage Sale Today

Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is having a garage sale today. They are asking for donations to be made to the sale.

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