Today's Front Page for December 8th, 2016


Today's Local News

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 6:30 am

An SUV and semi collided near Lone Tree Wednesday morning leaving one person dead and two people injured.

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Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 6:28 am

Five people, including three minors, have been arrested recently in Wapello on charges stemming from vehicle thefts and an out of control party on Thanksgiving Day.

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Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 6:25 am


The WACO Junior Robotics Team; photo courtesy of WACO Community Schools

The junior robotics team at WACO recently put their technical acumen to the test and placed fourth out of 28 schools in the LEGO League regional competition in Ottumwa.

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Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 6:24 am


Casey’s at 304 East Washington Street is set to close this month. Photo by KCII News – Sally Y. Hart.

While a new Casey’s General Store in Washington is being built another one will be closing.

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Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 6:24 am


Arborist Andrew Dahl speaks at Washington’s City Council meeting Tuesday. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

With the Emerald Ash Borer being found across Iowa, including in Washington County, the City of Washington had a tree survey conducted this fall.

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Today's Local Sports

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Two area bowling teams opened their season in Washington Wednesday.

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Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team hosts their second home meet of the year tonight when they welcome West Branch and North Cedar to Tim Grady Gymnasium for a River Valley Conference Triangular.

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Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Kyle Anderson shakes the hand of his opponent during last year’s Southeast Conference dual versus Fort Madison. Photo by KCII’s Sally Hart.

He has aspirations of being an individual and dual state wrestling champion in February.

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Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Highland Huskies boys basketball team held off Iowa Mennonite School Tuesday night to earn a 49-45 Southeast Iowa Superconference win.

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Today's Funeral Announcements

Posted: Monday, December 5th, 2016 at 4:20 pm
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Posted: Monday, December 5th, 2016 at 8:59 am