Today's Local News

Washington Mennonite Dinner Theater Opens Tomorow

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:19 am

The Washington Mennonite Church’s tenth annual dinner theater opens tomorrow night

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Yard Waste Facility Expands Hours in November

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:17 am

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Washington’s yard waste center is extending its hours next month.

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IMS Students Selected for All State Orchestra

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:16 am

Two IMS students will travel to Iowa State University to participate in the All-State Orchestra next month.

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Washington Takes Part in Regional Vocal Festival

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:14 am

Students from Washington High School joined over 500 others from all across southeast Iowa

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Demons Begin Post Season Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 6:00 am

The Washington Demon Football Team begins post season play tonight

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Wellman Remains Under Boil Order

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:20 am

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Wellman is out of water and will be under a boil order

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Washington Co. Unemployment Drops in September

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:19 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate eased slightly last month

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Grain Storage Advice from ISU Agronomist

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:18 am

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The unusually cool, wet growing season this year has put soybean harvesting behind schedule, and increased the need for drying.

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Washington Chamber Supporting Hotel Tax

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:17 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is officially supporting the proposed hotel-motel tax

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WCPH Still Serving Priority Groups with H1N1 Vaccine

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:15 am

Washington County Public Health is offering an H1N1 flu clinic tomorrow

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More Outdoor Play Time Needed for Vitamin D Deficient Kids

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:14 am

10% of American kids don’t get enough vitamin D.

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WCRF Recieves nearly $3 million in Grant Requests

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 6:12 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation has received 45 applications for grants during this year’s fall period.

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Acclaimed Author to Speak in Fairfield

Posted: Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 5:56 am

Fairfield will welcome an inspirational speaker and author to the Arts and Convention Center

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NEWS UPDATE – Wellman Without Water

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 9:07 pm

Wellman is out of water and will be under a boil order after crews discovered a major break in the main service line today.

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Supervisors Expected to Recieve Anti-Zoning Petition

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 6:43 am

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Washington County Supervisors will receive a petition at this week’s meeting asking them not to implement a proposed zoning ordinance.

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M-P Board to Discuss Cuts

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 6:42 am

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The Mid Prairie School Board will be discussing state budget cuts

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Iowans for Tax Relief Unhappy with Culver’s Cuts

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 6:41 am

Gov. Chet Culver’s across the board budget cuts has some southeast Iowans upset

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Business Consultant to Lead Seminar in Washington

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 6:40 am

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An acclaimed business consultant and author will lead a seminar in Washington this week.

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Iowa Healthcare Seen as Example for Natl. Policy

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Iowa is receiving national praise for its healthcare.

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Lots to Do in Washington during Halloween

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Halloween is this weekend, and there are quite a few events planned in Washington.

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