Articles by Gretchen Teske
The Union

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Warmer weather is a sure sign people will be getting outside to enjoy outdoor activities. For those who have a picnic in their plans, one local expert has safety tips to keep in ...

Monday, June 29, 2020

Two serious accidents were reported in Washington County over the weekend. One resulted in the driver being transported via helicopter and the other with five people citing ...

Monday, June 29, 2020

Local school districts have yet to make a final decision on the return to learn plan that will outline how school will look for students in the fall. ...

Friday, June 26, 2020

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, fireworks tents are popping up all over southeast Iowa. ...

Friday, June 26, 2020

With summer officially started local pools are opening back up to the public. However, before they can, a staff member from the county's environmental health department must test ...

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Local restaurants are offering dine-in and carryout options to fit anyones' taste buds throughout the summer. No matter what corner of the county one is in, many options for ...

Thursday, June 25, 2020

WASHINGTON - Main Street Washington has once again been designated an accredited Main Street America program. ...

Monday, June 22, 2020

WASHINGTON - Pending approval from the county Board of Supervisors, Washington County will have a new Environmental Health Director in Jason Taylor, following the retirement of ...

Monday, June 22, 2020

WINFIELD - The long-standing tradition of Crooked Creek Days in Winfield will continue July 31-Aug. 2 this year with all activities to take place outside to adhere to social ...

Monday, June 22, 2020

Although spring and summer are typically the busy season for local airports, numbers have been down and fewer flights are leaving the runway due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

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