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Wellman Garden Club’s last meeting of the year

Wellman Garden Club enjoyed their annual Christmas luncheon in the Asbury UMC Fellowship Hall on Friday, Dec 16.  After Pam Nelson offered a prayer, we enjoyed Janet Stutzman’s delicious … more

Chef and Brewer to present “fantastic last meal of 2022” at Kalona Brewing

For the last five years or so, Kalona Brewing Company has ended the year with a New Year’s Eve Beer or Wine Pairing Dinner, a ticketed event that includes five courses with a four-ounce beer or … more

Kalona house fire a “total loss”

At 10:25 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17, the Kalona Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call reporting a structure fire at 2510 Hwy 22, two miles east of Kalona.  When firefighters arrived at … more

Santa Visits Riverside

Old Saint Nick made his way to Riverside on December 10, and there was a slew of parents who brought their children to meet with him at the local fire station. Santa arrived at the Riverside Fire … more

4-H Club Serves Keota Senior Residents

The 76 Progressives 4-H Club played Bingo with the Keota Health Center residents for their December meeting.  Club members enjoyed a gift exchange and finished the day playing Bingo and eating … more

County officials meet with director

County Attorney John Gish, Assistant County Attorney Jennifer Lerher and Washington County Supervisor Chairman Richard Young met in the Washington County courthouse December 2 with Kelly Garcia, … more

Supervisors deal with architect, road issues, liability agreement, Y pool support

Offered a 16,000 square foot building for half of the original $1.6 M asking price as a facility for relocating county administrative offices, Washington County Supervisors December 6 acknowledged … more

“I couldn’t have asked for a better office”: meet Kalona’s new Postmaster

The world of mail is a busy one. The number of letters and packages sent by way of the post office is only amplified by the holidays. It is a postmaster’s job to make sure the mail goes out … more

The joy and melancholy of the real Santa Claus

Our legend of Santa Claus has its roots in a monk named Nicholas who lived about 1750 years ago in what is now Turkey.  He was pious and kind; he gave away his inherited wealth and traveled the … more

Wellman's Light the Night

Kids enjoyed meeting Santa inside a shelter provided by Premier Portable Buildings, and every kid received a book from the Wellman-Scofield Public Library.  The library’s Carrie Geno … more

WCHC Granted AAUW Education Award

Washington County Hospital and Clinics (WCHC) would like to thank the American Association of University Women (AAUW) for granting WCHC the 2022 Education Award. WCHC values education and provides … more

KCTC fiber internet speeds increase at no cost to members

Kalona Cooperative Technology Company announced that it has refined and increased internet speeds provided to residential and business cooperative members. Similar to previous years where increases … more

Meisheid case continued

The case of Matthew James Meisheid, 40, charged with two counts of Assault on Persons in Certain Occupations by Using or Displaying a Firearm, each a Class D Felony, is set for trial March 21, 2023. … more

Scouts add to Brad Walker Memorial

Troop 235 of the Boy Scouts of America recently completed an addition to the Brad Walker Memorial in Riverside. Brad Walker was an active member of Scout Troop 235 in Riverside until his death in … more

First Baptist Church in Wellman to serve at Operation Christmas Child in Aurora, IL

Every year churches around our nation become a part of Samaritan’s Purse “Operation Christmas Child”.  We take a shoebox, and we fill it with all kinds of gifts that might … more

Local Love Dollars

Pictured above is Gary Bontrager, owner of Century Insurance, making a $1000 donation from their Local Love Dollars account to the Kalona Volunteer Fire Department.  Receiving the check is Jerry … more

Riverside History Center and Voyage Home Museum holds Annual Meeting

Eleven members and volunteers were in attendance for the annual dinner meeting of the RHCVHM on November 15, 2022, held at Murphy’s Bar and Grill. The Treasury Report was discussed and … more

Board names interim ambulance director

In a unanimous vote Tuesday, the Washington County Supervisors approved offering Katrina Altenhofen of Washington, a member of the department, the temporary interim director … more

PAWS up! Animal shelter launches new logo, looks to promising future

On Dec. 1, PAWS & More Animal Shelter unveiled its new logo before a celebrating crowd at Kalona Brewing Company in Kalona.  The brewpub donated 10% of that night’s sales to the … more

Kalona Public Library News

The library has its regular programming with events like: •Board Game Club - Wednesdays at 2:30pm •Tech Help - 1st + 3rd Thursdays of the month at 10:00am •Toddler Time - … more
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