Thursday Mar 6
The Fairfield Ledger
City of Washington to acquire military vehicle
WASHINGTON, Iowa Every member of the Washington City Council who was present Tuesday said they had received calls from constituents who were concerned about the Washington Police Department receiving an armored vehicle.
Washington City Council Approves MRAP Request
Washington Police will be getting an armored vehicle that's typically used by the U.S. military.
Washington Police Seeking Surplus Armored Vehicle for Department
WASHINGTON, Iowa- A police vehicle request going to the Washington City Council next week is likely to generate more than the usual amount of interest in the community.
The Washington Evening Journal
A military Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle is an armored fighting vehicle designed to counter a land mine threat.
Orlan Love wrote a new blog post: Long, cold, snowy winter taking a toll on Iowa's pond fish
The thick ice that has enabled them to walk safely for months on ponds and lakes has now become a death sentence for many of the fish they pursue.