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M-P parents speak at public forum

Several concerned parents attended the regular meeting of the Mid-Prairie School Board to speak during public forum regarding Trent Yoder, a man previously convicted of exploitation of a minor, who … more

M-P competes in individual events speech contest

On Saturday, February 26, the Mid-Prairie Individual Events Speech team competed at Tri-County Schools for the Iowa High School Speech Association Individual Events District Speech Contest. Of the 14 … more

Health Board OKs revised COVID-19 policy

In a brief special meeting February 24, the Washington County Board of Health unanimously approved a revised COVID-19 policy regarding enforcement of workplace measures to comply with the Centers for … more

Field and Friends Work Hard, Play Hard event draws 300 to celebrate agriculture in Washington county

The second annual Field and Friends Work Hard, Play Hard event, held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Washington on Saturday, Feb. 26, drew about 300 attendees who all gathered to celebrate a … more

Mid-Prairie’s March 1st Bond Referendum

Mid-Prairie patrons who are unable to go to the polls on Tuesday, March 1, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., can cast absentee ballots at the Washington, Iowa or Johnson County Auditors Offices in the … more

Wellman sets property tax levy

The Wellman City Council approved a smaller tax bite for local property owners for the next fiscal year. The maximum budgeted tax levy for 2022-23 will be $10.91 per $1,000 of assessed property … more

Wellman Garden Club

Wellman Garden Club had their first meeting of 2022 at Wellman’s Senior Center, Thursday, Feb. 17.  The club enjoyed a delicious chicken alfredo lunch together, after which President … more

Registration open for M-P pre-school kindergarten, alternate

The Mid-Prairie Preschool, Alternative Kindergarten, and Kindergarten registration is now open.  You can register by accessing the registration link on the district website and social media … more

Home School Assistance Program gives mid-year report to school board

The Mid-Prairie school board heard a presentation from Rachel Kerns, director, and Molly Steinbrech, assistant director of the Mid-Prairie Home School Assistance Program on Monday, Feb. 14. The … more

Smith Creek country school receives generous gift for upkeep, repairs

The Wellman Heritage Society recently received at $50,000 gift to be used for repairs and upkeep of the one-room Smith Creek country school, which is located at the Wellman Heritage Park on 7th … more

Wellman makes skating rink improvements

A successful, post-Covid reopening of the Wellman skating rink has encouraged city council members to reinvest some of the rink’s proceeds back into the business. On Monday, Feb. 7, council … more

Mid-Prairie prepares for bond referendum

“We’ve got two weeks and one day to go,” Mid-Prairie superintendent Mark Schneider said about the district’s upcoming bond referendum, which will be on the ballot on March … more

Kalona MOPS to host a Fundraiser Meal

Kalona MOPS will host a fundraiser meal on Sunday, Feb. 20 at Kalona Mennonite Church (902 6th Street). The meal, which can be dine-in or carry out, will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and … more

Optimist Recognition Day in Kalona

Kalona Mayor Mark Robe presents a framed copy of the proclamation he signed  declaring the first Thursday of every February as Optimists recognition Day in Kalona to Kalona Optimist … more

Wellman Heritage Society receives $50,000 donation

Wellman Heritage Society is the very grateful recipient of a $50,000 gift to be used for repairs and upkeep of the one-room Smith Creek country school, now located at Wellman Heritage Park on 7th … more

Washington to host family show free to children

Award-winning comedian and magician Chipper Lowell has been described as an “artistic cyclone of talent and comedy”. Coming to the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center at the … more

Small Town, Big Hearts

Employer: Kalona Historical VillageEmployee: Kathy Spenner Number of years working for your business: 16Reason for nominating this employee:Kathy does a lot of things for the Kalona Community that … more

Light turnout at off-year Caucus for Kalona, Richmond Republicans

There was a relatively light turnout for the Kalona and Richmond Precinct caucus held at Mid-Prairie East Elementary school cafeteria on Monday evening, Feb. 7. Merle Miller and Scott Williams … more

Nomination papers available for June 7 Primary

Nomination papers are now available at the Washington County Auditor’s Office for various county positions which will be on the ballot for the June 7, 2022 Primary Election. Two seats on the … more

Steindler and Mercy Iowa City Announce Orthopedic Care Partnership

Steindler Orthopedic Clinic and Mercy Iowa City announced a strategic partnership to better serve patients needing high-quality orthopedic care in Johnson County and Eastern Iowa. The collaboration … more
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