Today’s Local News

Final Addition to Library Debuts Sunday

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The final piece to a building in Washington is being unveiled Sunday.  

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Districtwide Testing Recently Held at Mid-Prairie

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am
Mid-Prairie recently held testing that’s done several times a year at each of its schools.

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Fall Festival Begins Today

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The place to be in Kalona today and tomorrow is the Historical Village.

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Second Healthiest State Event in Washington Seeking Walkers

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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An event held last year that drew a record number of participants is seeking participants for this year’s event.  

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Farmers Market Fiesta

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

To recognize their sizable Hispanic community, there will be special festivities at tonight’s Farmers Market in Columbus Junction.

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Home Shopping Pickup Times

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Another KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is in the books and items are available for pick up starting today.  

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Verdicts Delivered in Election Misconduct Cases

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 2:44 pm

A jury has reached a verdict in the cases of possible election misconduct.

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City Approves Industrial Bonds for Washington Business

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A business in Washington has received city approval regarding industrial bonds.  

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Early Voting For November Election Starts Today

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Iowans can now start to vote early for November’s general election at their county auditor’s office.  

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Both Council Candidates in Kalona Running Unopposed

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:26 am
Elections in Kalona this year will be less heated than most others across the nation.

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Hog Confinement Safety Reminders

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Warning reminders are being shared to hog confinement operators about the risk of fire and explosions.  

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Parent Teacher Conferences and Mid Term Progress Reports Ready Tonight

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Two Washington schools have events tonight where the parents can get involved.  

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More Improvements Coming to Railroad Park

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:23 am

More improvements are on their way to Railroad Park in Riverside.

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Program Makes it Easy for Farmers to Donate to Louisa County Youth Center

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Farmers interested in helping out the new Youth Center at the Louisa County Fairgrounds now have an easy way to do so.

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Last Day for Savings on the Home Shopping Extravaganza

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Today is the last day for KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza.  

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People Out of Work in Washington County Goes Up Last Month

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

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Unemployment figures in Washington County are showing more people seeking employment based on information released yesterday.  

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Conservation Board Shares Annual Report

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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An annual report was presented during yesterday’s Washington County Board of Supervisor’s meeting.  

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Kalona Continues Refinancing Conversation

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 6:25 am
The City of Kalona continued the refinancing conversation at last week’s City Council meeting.

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New Business Holding Open House Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A business that opened a month ago is holding a community open house tonight.  

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City Park Board Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The focus of concession stands and grant projects are a part of tonight’s Washington City Park Board meeting.  

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