Today's Front Page for July 24th, 2014


Today's Local News

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 1:02 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Lorraine Williams about the L.E.T.’s Center for the Healing and Creative Arts. This is part one of a two-part interview.

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Kalona City Administrator Ryan Schlabaugh to discuss possible reimbursement for damage caused by flooding this month, and also the possible grant funding for flood mitigation.

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:28 am

The third trial of a man accused of killing his pregnant wife continues in Scott County.

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Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The second work session regarding jailers wages in Washington County was held yesterday following the the supervisors’ meeting.

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Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A two-vehicle wreck in Washington sent one subject to the hospital by ambulance.

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Today's Local Sports

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Mid-Prairie softball team came up winners against West Burlington Notre Dame yesterday.

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Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Highland softball team recorded a first round shutout and move on in the winners bracket at the state softball tournament.

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Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Lone Tree Lions qualified for the state baseball tournament in Des Moines for the first time since 2001 Tuesday night with a tight 2-1 win over Burlington, Notre Dame at Dick Sojka Memorial Field in Washington.

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Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Highland softball team kicks off the state softball tournament today in a forecasted hot and humid afternoon.

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Today's Community Calendar

Title: Movie
Description: The movie farmland will be screened at the State Theatre in Washington on Thursday, July 24th at 6:30pm and Saturday, July 26th at 2pm.
Date: 2014-07-24

Title: Bubble Artist
Description: Bubble artist Geoff Atkins will perform at the Washington Public Library on Thursday, July 24th at 6pm. The event is free and open to the public.
Date: 2014-07-24

Title: Babysitting Class
Description: A babysitting basics training course will be offered at the Washington County Extension Office. This is for youth who have completed 5th grade. The first course begins Monday, June 9th. The second begins Monday, July 28th. To register, call 653-4811.
Date: 2014-07-25

Title: Girl Scouts
Description: Girl Scouts 5 or older and their families are invited to a pool party on Saturday, August 2nd from 10am to noon at the Steele Family Aquatic Center. Register by July 25th. Call 319-648-3011.
Date: 2014-07-25