Inspiring youth to become future leaders in the community is the goal for the Leadership Academy of Washington’s first two-day event to be held Tuesday and Wednesday.

Neighbors United Undoing Racism, a nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for communication and education, will sponsor Vacation Culture School at Peace Lutheran Church, 5 Scenic Drive in Washington. The program will take place on four Sundays over the next year, during each seas…

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Washington city staff still are anticipating a three-day closure of the airport runway for a restriping project.

A proclamation recognizing Washington High School’s Claire Ayers Missouri Class 4 state championship 800-meter run was read Monday, June 17, by Washington Mayor Sandy Lucy.

A proclamation recognizing St. Francis Borgia Regional High School’s Adam Bell Missouri Class 4 state championship 110-meter high hurdle run was read Monday, June 17, by Washington Mayor Sandy Lucy.

The Washington City Council Monday gave the final nod to new fees for the use of soccer fields for games and practices.


The Washington Explorers won’t be impacted by the theft of funds from the group’s account, nor the federal charges against its former supervisor.

The historic downtown core got some much-needed TLC this past Saturday when Downtown Washington Inc. spearheaded its annual cleanup day.

The Washington Park Board last Wednesday night approved a recommendation for soccer fees to be voted on by the city council for final approval.

The South Point Bark Park is underwater and Washington Parks Director Wayne Dunker expects it to stay that way until the Missouri River drops below 28 feet.

Washington Parks Department Director Wayne Dunker announced to the board Wednesday night that he is looking into a policy that would allow sports organizations to hang sponsor banners on the fencing at the fields.

The Rennick Riverfront Park in Washington is closed to pedestrians and crossing the concrete barricade may land someone a ticket, the Washington Park Board warns.

City of Washington Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Mark Skornia says the Highway 47 bridge should remain open this weekend and into next week.

The Washington City Council Monday approved the final payment for a lengthy airport project, that included the threat of litigation against the city.