Archive for August, 2014

Mid-Prairie School Board Picks Legislative Priorities

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board has put together a list of legislative priorities ahead of the Iowa Association of School Boards Delegate Assembly.

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Kalona Preparing for Future Roadwork

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona will hold a bid letting next week for this fiscal year’s road work.

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New Building for Communications on Agenda

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A new building for the Washington County communications facility will be discussed tonight.

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Positive Changes to the Washington YMCA

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Nearly three months ago the Washington YMCA and Bodywrx Fitness in downtown Washington merged.

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Record Corn Crop Predicted

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Corn production for the country for this year is over 15,243 million bushels, a record crop according to the United States Department of Agriculture.

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Washington 4-H’ers Bring Home Awards from State Fair

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am


Lauren Sieren

Washington County 4-H’ers took many animals to Des Moines for this year’s Iowa State Fair livestock exhibits.

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Proof of Vaccines Needed for College

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Students heading to college this fall may need some shots before classes start.

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August 24, 2014

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 7:26 am

Birthday winner – Sandy McAvoy of Washington

Anniversary winners –  Jeff and Jan Bell of Washington

Proof of Vaccines Needed for College

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Students heading to college this fall may need some shots before classes start.

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PEDV Project Receives Award

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am

More than 300 agriculture and natural resources entries were part of this year’s Iowa State Fair and a Washington student was one of 10 to receive a prestigious honor.

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Susan Lamansky

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 3:12 pm

Funeral services for 62-year-old Susan Lamansky of Winfield, formerly of Pleasant Plain, will be held at a later date.

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Football Preview Week is Here

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

Join KCII next week as we preview every football team leading up to the first games on Friday.

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Washington Scrimmage Shows Off New Offense

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons played their scrimmage Friday night against Eddyville-Blakesburg, and had some quality plays throughout the game.

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New Faces Shine on Golden Hawk Offense at the Gator Bowl

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Mid Prairie High School Football team had their scrimmage on Friday night as they have one week until their opener.

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August 23rd, 2014

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 8:04 am

Birthday – Joan Johnston of Washington

Anniversary – Dave & Rhonda Steele of Washington

Tailgate Against Cancer Today

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Area citizens are raising awareness and funds for the American Cancer Society today through Washington’s annual Relay for Life event.

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Juveniles Injured in Rollover Accident

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Two Riverside juveniles were injured in a one vehicle accident Thursday afternoon.

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Washington 4-H’er Receives Award from Threads Magazine

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A special award from Threads Magazine was presented to Washington 4-H’er Addison Gaal at the Iowa State Fair.

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Riverside 4-Her Named Champion

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

One of the showmanship awards presented last weekend at the 2014 Iowa State Fair went to a Washington County 4-Her.

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Soil Moisture Adequate in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Soil moisture across Iowa has experienced a drop due to below average precipitation.

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