Archive for July, 2014

Are You Storm Ready?

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington County may soon be listed as “storm ready” by the National Weather Service.

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Free Program Offered to Help Smokers Quit

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

In Iowa 18.1% of adults smoke, with tobacco leading to the deaths of 4,400 adults annually.

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Highland Softball Heading to State

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

For the first time since 2009, a local softball team is heading to the state tournament.

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Kalona Council Meets Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A payment to a contractor is on the agenda for this evening’s Kalona City Council meeting.

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East Tyler Street Closed in Washington

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Beginning today East Tyler Street in Washington is closed from Paradise Drive to South 12th Avenue.

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Leo Axtell

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 8:09 pm

Funeral services for 81 year old Leo Axtell of Letts will be held at 11 am on Thursday, July 24th at George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation services in Muscatine.

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July 20th, 2014

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 7:32 am

No Birthday winner

No Anniversary winners

Washington Streets to Close for Construction

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Construction on a paving project in Washington will begin tomorrow.

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Highland Softball Heading to State

Posted: Sunday, July 20th, 2014 at 6:20 am

For the first time since 2009, a local softball team is heading to the state tournament.

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Robert ‘Bob’ Case Steele

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 3:12 pm

Robert

A Memorial Service for Robert ‘Bob’ Case Steele of Johnston Iowa, formerly of Washington, will be at 1pm on Monday, July 21st at West Des Moines United Methodist Church where visitation will take place from Noon until the time of Service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation. Brooks Funeral Care in Des Moines is handling the arrangements.

July 19th, 2014

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 10:12 am

Birthday – Barbara Mayor, Brighton, 82

Anniversary – Dave and Clarice Bell, Washington

Demons Move On in the Playoffs

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Demon baseball team got the win they needed to move on in district play and set up a rematch with Solon on Monday.

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Highland and Lone Tree Baseball is on KCII

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The school rivalry between Highland and Lone Tree increases in intensity tonight as they meet one last time this season in the district championship game.

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Pep Rally Planned for Mid-Prairie Softball Team

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The champion in region 6 of class 3A softball is heading to the state tournament Monday.

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Mandatory Evacuation Orders Lifted

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

All mandatory evacuation orders in Johnson County have officially been lifted.

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Public Invited to Richmond BBQ

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Residents of a small Washington County town are hoping to turn an event they held last year into a new tradition.

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Demo Derby Tonight in Mount Pleasant

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Henry County Fair wraps up Monday.

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Grassley Believes Immigration System is Broken

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Illegal immigrants from Central America, including an influx of children, have been crossing into the United States’ through Mexico.

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Hogging for Heroes Hoopla Tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A fundraiser for veterans will roll into Washington tonight.

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Listen to KCII’s Special Broadcast of Highland vs. Lone Tree Playoff Baseball

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 11:50 am

KCII will broadcast a special sports broadcast on AM and FM KCII and KCIIradio.com on Saturday night for the Lone Tree and Highland district championship game at Lisbon. Tune in right at 7 for first pitch of the game that will send one of these teams to the Sub-State championship game.