Today's Front Page for March 23rd, 2017


Today's Local News

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Mike Kramme and Washington Mayor Sandra Johnson about the recent assessment conducted on the gates and shelter at Woodlawn Cemetery in Washington. This is part two of a two-part interview.

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Mid-Prairie Superintendent Mark Schneider about the most recent Mid-Prairie School Board meeting.

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 6:28 am



At the most recent Mid-Prairie School Board meeting, the topic of equalizing elementary class sizes was discussed for nearly three hours during a public forum.

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Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 6:27 am

No injuries were reported in a rollover wreck southeast of Washington Wednesday afternoon.

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Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 6:27 am


Many cattle died in the wildfires in Kansas earlier this month. Photo courtesy of Carol Horning.

Two local women have been organizing, collecting, and transporting fencing, feed, milk replacement and more to farmers in Kansas who are recovering from devastating wildfires.

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Today's Local Sports

Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:01 am

Several area boys track teams opened their outdoor seasons in Washington Tuesday.

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Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys soccer team will be on the pitch for the first time this season when they travel to Solon to battle the Spartans in a preseason scrimmage.

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Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

In addition to several upperclassmen returning, the Washington boys’ golf team has a freshman who will compete for a spot on the varsity squad.

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Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys and girls track teams wrap up the indoor portion of their track season tonight when they travel to Mount Vernon and Cornell College for the River Valley Conference Indoor track championships.

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Today's Funeral Announcements

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