Today's Local News

Successful Fundraising Effort

Posted: Monday, June 13th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Y has completed their annual fundraiser with success.  

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Washington Area Agencies Receive Grants

Posted: Monday, June 13th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Alliant Energy Foundation has contributed over two thousand dollars to four different area agencies.  

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4-H Livestock Judging Workouts Continue

Posted: Monday, June 13th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington County is continuing to hold livestock judging workouts.  

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Mid-Prairie School District Board to Give Summer Update

Posted: Monday, June 13th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Officials from the Mid-Prairie School Board will give their first update of the summer at their June meeting.  

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Rotary Awards Presented

Posted: Monday, June 13th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Rotary Club held a ceremony recently and presented several awards.  

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Open Class Division Entries Needed for Fair

Posted: Monday, June 13th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Those interested in showing off their talents in the Washington County Fair have an opening to do so.  

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Ainsworth Fun Days Back This Weekend After Long Absence

Posted: Monday, June 13th, 2011 at 6:21 am

It’s been over ten years since the last Ainsworth Fun Days celebration but some of the city’s residents have decided to bring the event back.  

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Rain and Storms

Posted: Sunday, June 12th, 2011 at 7:56 am

Sunshine in the morning will be replaced by increasing cloud cover off an organizing storm system to the west of the region.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, June 12th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are making two appointments during their meeting this week.

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New High School Walkthrough Planned

Posted: Sunday, June 12th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington School District is having a walkthrough of a school building this week.  

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Mid-Prairie School District Board to Give Summer Update

Posted: Sunday, June 12th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Officials from the Mid-Prairie School Board will give their first update of the summer at their June meeting.  

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Groundbreaking for Louisa County Conservation Visitors’ Center

Posted: Sunday, June 12th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Residents, visitors, and travelers alike will soon have a place to learn about their area’s natural resources.  

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Savor Washington Event Tonight

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington residents can sample food from around the world, without leaving the square tonight.  

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New Commission Holding First Meeting

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Washington County Redistricting Commission is holding their first meeting.  

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Absentee Ballots Still Available

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Absentee ballots are still available for a special election.  

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Mayor’s Bike Ride Registration

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The fifth annual “Mayor’s Bike Ride” is next weekend in Washington.  

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Area Veterans Getting Revved Up for Annual Auto Show

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Local veterans are sponsoring an event for more than just auto enthusiasts near Kalona this weekend.  

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Riverside City Administrator Stepping Down

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The City of Riverside will be searching for a new city administrator in the coming weeks.  

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Flag Day Observance Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The Washington Chapter of “Daughters of the American Revolution” is hosting a Flag Day event tomorrow at the organization’s cabin in Sunset Park.  

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State Fair Entry Information Available for 4-H Members

Posted: Saturday, June 11th, 2011 at 6:21 am

4-H members hoping to show livestock at the Iowa State Fair can gather more information about the process from the Washington County Extension.  

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