Archive for March, 2015

Washington Page

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Ed Rustioni about Washington County’s Relay for Life in June. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we begin a conversation focused on recreation at Lake Darling State Park with Tom Basten, southeast Iowa parks supervisor for the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.

Over 1,000 Without Power in Henry County

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 9:41 am

Winfield-Mt. Union schools are cancelled today due to no power.

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Demon Boys’ Track Opens Outdoor Season in West Burlington

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 7:01 am

The Washington Demon boys’ track team begins the outdoor portion of their schedule in West Burlington this evening.

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Iowa Mennonite Seniors Participated in Senior All-Star Game

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Five Iowa Mennonite School seniors participated in the Southeast Iowa Senior All-Star Basketball Game Saturday night in Burlington.

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Race Days Are Favorites of Lone Tree Girls’ Track Team

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 7:00 am

It can be a challenge to keep a group of high school track athletes focused on constantly getting better when all they do for weeks is run laps.

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Unemployment Rates Fall Slightly in KCII Area

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Unemployment rates across the KCII listening area dropped from January to February according to Iowa Workforce Development.

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Construction at Mid-Prairie Middle School to Begin in April

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Preparations are being made for the addition to Mid-Prairie Middle School in Kalona.

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Pate Discusses Safe at Home Act in Washington

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Safe at Home Act has passed the Iowa House unanimously.

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Online Reservations Available for Lake Darling State Park

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:22 am

As the weather improves, interest in camping at Lake Darling State Park is increasing.

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Wednesday Marks End of Energy Assistance Moratorium

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s annual winter energy assistance moratorium ends in two days.

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Road Embargoes Set in Washington County

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Three embargoes have been placed on Washington County roads, including: 315th Street from Highway 1 to Coppock Road (W47), 290th Street from Highway 1 to Coppock Road (W47) and Lexington Boulevard from Highway 92 to 2055 Lexington Boulevard, near River Products Young America Quarry.

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Plans Underway for Washington County Relay for Life in June

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

People are encouraged to sign up now to participate in or volunteer at the annual Washington County Relay for Life.

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Kalona City Council Fills Remaining Vacancies

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The City of Kalona started the year with several openings on the boards and commissions community members voluntarily serve on.

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Loren J. “Tootie” Westfall

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 9:33 pm

Funeral services for 78 year old Loren J. “Tootie” Westfall of Lone Tree begin at 10:30AM Wednesday (4/01) at Soreden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Burial will be in Lone Tree Cemetery.

Visitation will be Tuesday (3/31) from 4:00PM-7:00PM at the funeral home.  Following the burial there will be a time of food and fellowship at the American Legion in Lone Tree

March 29th, 2015

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 11:12 am

Birthday winner – LeRoy Reber of Keota

Anniversary winners – Rex & Kristi Sheetz of Keota

Mid-Prairie’s Duwa Claims First in Shot Put at Cornell College

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks boys’ track team did not get to open up their outdoor season at the Washington Relays due to the cancellation, but did have a few athletes compete at Cornell College for the River Valley Conference Meet on Thursday.

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Area Athletes Shine in Senior All-Star Game

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Several KCII senior basketball players came together Saturday evening for a pair of Southeast Iowa Senior All-Star Games held at Father Minett Gymnasium in Burlington.

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Supervisors to Consider Tabled Waiver

Posted: Sunday, March 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors will again consider a waiver of enforcement of separation distance for the addition on a confined animal feeding operation building at their meeting Tuesday.

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Holy Trinity

Posted: Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 4:41 pm

Title: Service
Description: Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Richmond will hold an Easter service at 10am Sunday, April 5th.
Date: 2015-04-05