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  • 2015 Henry County Fair Open Show Results
    July 30, 2015

    Best of Show Veda Burkey – machine stitched quilt, Don Heuton – flare box grain wagon, Carol Box – cross stitch hand quilted king sized quilt, Ted Mohrfeld – tree […]

  • Vandalism
    July 30, 2015

    The Washington County Communications Center received reports of vandalism over the weekend on July 25th, 2015 involving three Washington Police Department squad cars. The front window was damaged on one […]

  • Asphalt Scam
    July 30, 2015

    The Washington County Sheriff’s Office has received reports of a group of subjects in the area contacting residents about an asphalt scam. A group of subjects approach a resident and […]

  • Des Moines County Fair Queen Crowned
    July 29, 2015

    The 2015 Des Moines County Fair Queen is 18 year old Andrea Larson. Andrea was crowned in ceremonies Tuesday night as the fair opened in West Burlington. Andrea is a […]

  • Players Workshop Announces 2015 – 2016 Season
    July 29, 2015

    Players Workshop, Burlington’s live theater since 1932, has announced its 2015-2016 season. The season opens with The Second Time Around, a comedy written by Henry Denker and directed by Bonnie […]

  • Players Workshop Auditions
    July 29, 2015

    Auditions for The Second Time Around, a comedy by Henry Denker, will be held August 2nd and 3rd at 7pm at the Players Workshop Theater, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, IA. […]

  • Winfield Museum Open Saturday
    July 29, 2015

    The Winfield Museum will be open after the Crooked Creek Days parade on Saturday, August 1 until 3:30 pm. The Museum is celebrating 100 years of the Masonic Temple Building […]

  • August is Soybean Month in Iowa
    July 29, 2015

    Governor Terry Branstad has declared August as Iowa Soybean Month to recognize the contributions and leadership of Iowa soybean farmers in environmental stewardship, biodiesel, transportation, soyfoods, international marketing and agronomic ...