Archive for February, 2015

Day Two of Home Shopping Extravaganza Today

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:25 am

Today is the second day of KCII’s biannual Home Shopping Extravaganza on air event.

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Winter Storm Headed for Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:24 am

A winter storm warning has been issued for Washington County, as well as Keokuk, Iowa and Johnson counties from 9 a.m. Wednesday to 3 a.m. Thursday.

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Water Main Break in Riverside

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A few homes and businesses in Riverside are being affected by a water main break that occurred yesterday.

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Gas Tax Increase Passes in State Senate and House

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A gas tax increase passed in the Iowa House and Senate Tuesday.

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Grassley Looking for Input From Iowans for Tax Reform

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowans are asked for their input regarding federal tax reform.

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Washington County Recorder’s Office Familiar with Deed Scam

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A scam a local county recorder notified the public about earlier this month is something Washington County has dealt with.

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Chamber, Main Street and WEDG to Host Dinner Next Month

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The annual dinner hosted by the Washington Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Washington and Washington Economic Development Group is returning to Riverside next month.

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Digital Orthophotography to Cost Nearly $140,000

Posted: Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A digital orthophotography contract for $139,825 for Washington County was acknowledged yesterday by the Washington County Supervisors.

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Verlee Wylie

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 1:29 pm

Celebration of life services for 81 year old Verlee Wylie of Washington will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (2/27) at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington. Burial be at the Elm Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will be held at noon Thursday (2/26) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington, with family receiving 6 to 8 p.m. Memorials have been established for the Central Park Community Center in Washington.

Barbara Ann Milam

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 1:29 pm

Celebration of life services for 79 year old Barbara Ann Milam of West Chester

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Second Half Shooting Helps Raiders End Demons’ Season

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 7:01 am

A barrage of points given up in the third quarter led to the end of the boys’ basketball season for the Washington Demons (6-16 overall).

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IMS Looking For Second Postseason Win Tonight in Brooklyn

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys’ basketball team (14-8) is looking to get their second postseason win tonight as they travel to Brooklyn to take on the Montezuma Braves (20-3).

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Huskies Boys’ Basketball Playing in District Championship Game

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A regular season non-conference foe stands in the way of the Highland Huskies boys’ basketball team and a district championship.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Faces Off Against Holy Trinity in Sectionals

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union Wolves (13-9) will be looking for a sectional victory tonight in Wayland as they take on the Holy Trinity Crusaders of Ft. Madison(15-7).

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Lion Boys’ Basketball Continues Postseason Play Against Easton Valley

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A successful season for the Lone Tree Lion boys’ basketball team (18-4 overall) continues this evening.

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Savages Face off with Twin Cedars in Boys’ Basketball District Semifinal

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 7:00 am

After cruising into the district semifinals, the Sigourney Savage boy’s basketball team (16-5 overall) is challenge with stopping one of the highest scoring basketball players in Class 1A.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Begins Today

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 6:25 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is underway today.

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Plan Includes Over $1 Million in Cuts and Cost Saving Measures at Columbus

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Nearly $1.5 million in cuts are being made to the 2015 and 2016 budgets to address Columbus Community School District’s deficit spending.

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Barn Fire Near Wellman Monday

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 6:23 am

At 7:38 a.m. yesterday a barn was reportedly on fire in rural Wellman.

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Regional Center Helping Area Businesses Find Employees Today

Posted: Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Area manufacturers are teaming up with the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center today to find employees.

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