Showers this morning then scattered thunderstorms developing during the afternoon hours. High 74F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Partly to mostly cloudy. Low 58F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly cloudy. High 79F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph.
Rain washed out Memorial Day services in Wellman, but services in Kalona, Richmond, Riverside and Lone Tree proceeded between rain storms on Monday.
Home-schoolers from all around the region gathered at the Mid-Prairie Home School Assistance Program facility on Thursday for its first-ever Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) carnival.
Lone Tree is going to keep its current mayor-council form of government, but the mayor and council will continue investigating the possibility of hiring a city administrator.
I am reaching out to our awesome community of Lone Tree in order to share some concerns at our school. I have spent my entire life in our community. In addition, I am currently employed at our school.
Martin Warson of Lone Tree was one of 25 Korean War era veterans who flew from Cedar Rapids to Washington, D.C., on April 16 on the first Eastern Iowa Honor Flight of 2019.
On April 15, the Community Foundation of Washington County (CFWC) distributed more than $26,000 in funds to 20 Washington County nonprofits at a reception held at the Washington Public Library.
Lone Tree students will be attending school for 15 minutes longer each day starting March 4. The longer school day will help the district make up time for days missed due to snow, ice and sub-zero temperatures during January and February.
Mid-Prairie school district is slated to received an additional $228,000 in transportation funding from the recently passed education spending bill.