Archive for January, 2016

Keota Band Member Earns Highest Honors

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Keota eighth graders recently traveled to Fairfield High School to try out for the Southeast Iowa Bandmaster’s Association Honor Band.

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Mini Bus Involved in Accident

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 at 6:22 am

A mini bus was t-boned in a two-vehicle accident in Washington Tuesday morning.

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Mid-Prairie Begins Planning Post-Prom

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 at 6:21 am

Mid-Prairie has begun planning a party to keep prom night safe for students.

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Family Ice Fishing Clinic Planned

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 at 6:20 am

Marr Park will play host to a family ice fishing clinic.

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LeaAnn Strohman

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 8:33 pm

Memorial Mass for 78 year-old LeaAnn Strohman of Sigourney will be at 10:30am on Saturday , January 30th at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sigourney.

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Dennis Friday

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 2:28 pm

Celebration of life services for 74-year-old Dennis Friday of Washington will be held at a later date.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Michelle Redlinger, director of the Washington Chamber of Commerce, and Sarah Sadrakula, director of Main Street Washington, about RAGBRAI coming to Washington. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Today on In Touch with Southeast Iowa we are joined by Luke Benson of the Iowa Music Project. Luke is here to talk to us about the projects songwriting showcase. This is part one of two.

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Sanders to Make Stop in Washington Friday

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 10:07 am

Vermont Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will make a campaign stop in Washington this week.

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LOST

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 9:00 am

Gray and black lunch box lost between Wellman and Kalona. Includes, gloves, hats, headphones and keys. If found please call 319-548-1953.

Birthday Winner Tuesday, January 26th

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 8:01 am

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Golden Hawks Go 1-3 Saturday

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie wrestling team had a busy day Saturday at the Center Point-Urbana dual tournament.

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Anderson Wins 100th Career Match; Demon Team Stays Undefeated

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington junior Kyle Anderson attempts to roll Mount Pleasant’s Abraham Wilson on January 14. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner

The accolades continued for the No. 7 Washington Demon wrestling team (28-0 overall) Saturday in Le Grand.

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Bears Sweep Iowa Mennonite

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite boys and girls basketball teams traveled to Danville on Saturday night, for doubleheader action against the Bears.

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Demons Host Hawks in Non-Conference Hoops Action

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

It has been three weeks since the Washington Demon basketball teams played a varsity doubleheader in front of the hometown fans.

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Former President to Visit Washington

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 6:26 am

Former president of the United States Bill Clinton will be visiting Washington this week.

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Iowa Music Project to Record Album in Lone Tree

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Music Project, a not for profit which supports live music in the state is sponsoring a songwriting showcase.

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Plans Underway for RAGBRAI in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 6:23 am

On July 29th, about 15,000 people will stay the night in Washington.

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UPDATE: Four Arrested After Search Executed in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Top row, from left, Bobbie J. Milford and James Estes. Bottom row, from left, Robert Milford and Stacy D. Karr. Photos courtesy of Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

Two people face methamphetamine related charges after a search of a home in Washington Friday.

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Santorum Visits Washington

Posted: Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 at 6:22 am


Rick Santorum shakes hands with an undecided voter Monday morning in Washington. Photo by Sally Hart

The man who won Iowa’s vote in the Republican caucus four years ago stopped in Washington Monday morning for a town hall meeting.

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