Today's Local News

City of Wellman Making Repairs to Area Streets Before Winter

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The City of Wellman is working to fix up a few city streets and alleys before the cold comes.

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Marching Band Wins Top Honors Again

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Washington High School Marching Band has again brought home top honors from state competition.  

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New Bible Study Group Informational Meeting

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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An informational meeting is scheduled for this week to look at starting a new men’s Bible Study group.

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Author Visiting Round Elementary in Columbus Junction

Posted: Monday, October 17th, 2011 at 6:21 am

An author with Columbus Junction ties will be visiting with Roundy Elementary kids today.

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Board of Supervisors Hearing Reports

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be hearing Quarterly Reports as part of their meeting this week.  

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Washington Collecting Leaves Starting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The City of Washington is offering free pickup of leaves through November 24th starting tomorrow.  

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Mock Interviews Being Held This Week

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington High School is participating in an event designed to prepare students for the future this week.  

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Author Visiting Round Elementary in Columbus Junction

Posted: Sunday, October 16th, 2011 at 6:25 am

An author with Columbus Junction ties will be visiting with Roundy Elementary kids tomorrow.

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Government Funding Could Help Local Bridges

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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As part President Obama’s American Jobs Act, funding could be available to repair bridges that are deemed as deficient.

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Upcoming Candidates Forum

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Washington City Council candidates will speak at a forum later this month.  

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City of Kalona Begins Resurfacing C Avenue

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The City of Kalona has begun resurfacing C Avenue with goal of having it done before the cold weather comes.

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Second Round of Job Shadow and Internship Opportunities Available

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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High School students in Washington have another chance to learn about a future career through a second job shadowing and internship opportunity.  

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Not Too Late for a Flu Shot

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Washington County Public Health still has plenty of seasonal flu shots available.

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City Wellman Discouraging Leaf Burning

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:23 am

With the recent burn ban issued in the area, the City of Wellman is reminding residents they can purchase bags for yard waste at City Hall.

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Local Educator Named Teacher of the Year

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington School District has announced one of their educators has been given a high honor.  

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Snowmobile and ATV Renewal Period Still Happening

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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Owners of snowmobiles and ATVs are being reminded that they can still renew their registrations.  

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Keota Man Sentenced for 2009 Meth Case

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 9:07 am

A Keota man has been sentenced after his involvement in methamphetamine production.  

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Asbestos Removal Complete

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Contractors have completed their work for a construction project.  

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Fire Prevention Week Events

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Fire Department toured many schools this week as part of Fire Prevention Week.

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Theater Play Opens Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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The newest play is opening tonight at the Washington Community Theater.  

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