Archive for February, 2016

Mid-Prairie Boys Basketball: By the Numbers

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The 2015-2016 Mid-Prairie boys basketball team looked to reverse the fortunes of previous seasons.

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Bruns Swims at State

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of Iowa Mennonite School

Iowa Mennonite School was recently represented at the 2016 Iowa Boys State Swimming Meet.

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Lone Tree Resumes Postseason Play Versus New London

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Another night of postseason basketball action takes place tonight in Lone Tree.

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Keota, Sigourney to Battle in District Basketball Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

South Iowa Cedar League rivals the Keota Eagles (16-6 overall) and the Sigourney Savages (11-11 overall) will battle on the hardwood one final time tonight.

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Find Savings on KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:28 am


Items available on the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza. Contributed photos.

The first day of KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is today.

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Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking Introduced by Kinney

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:25 am

A bill to establish an office to combat human trafficking under the Department of Public Safety in Iowa has passed subcommittee in the Senate.

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Sigourney Police to Fingerprint Students

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:25 am

The Sigourney Police Department will be fingerprinting Sigourney elementary students in kindergarten through second grade.

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Still Time to Get a Flu Shot

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:23 am

Influenza is now widespread in Iowa and it has been confirmed in Washington County.

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RAGBRAI Executive Committee Named

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:23 am

Washington’s RAGBRAI Executive Committee includes (from left) Kelsey Brown, Michelle Redlinger, Jaime Carpenter, Sarah Sadrakula, Lyle Moen, Nancy Rash and Dani Kane. Photo by Sally Hart

Washington’s RAGBRAI Executive Committee has been named.

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Kalona to Vote on Bond Issue

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:22 am

Residents of Kalona will go to the polls one week from today to determine whether or not $3.9 million in bonds will be issued for a new community center.

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Warm February Observed

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:21 am

In the first three weeks of February temperatures have been above normal.

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Half of Iowa Homes Test Positive for Radon

Posted: Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016 at 6:20 am

February is National Cancer Prevention Month and more than half of Iowa homes are contaminated by a gas which can lead to lung cancer.

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Continuing Instruction Course

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 6:52 pm

Title: Continuing Instruction Course
Location: Washington County Extension Office
Description:
The Iowa State University Exention and Outreach of Washington County will offer an Ornamental and Turfgrass Applicatiors Continuing Instruction Course for commercial pesticide applicators on Wednesday March 2nd beginning at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $35 To register call 319-653-4811
Date: 2016-03-02

Human Trafficing Awareness

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 6:51 pm

Title: Human Trafficing Awareness
Location: Washington Public Library
Description: The American Association of University Women Washington Chapter will host a Human Trafficking Awareness Presentation Tuesday March 15th at 7 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Meeting Rooms at the Washington Public Library. Everyone is welcome.

Date: 2016-02-15

Spaghetti Supper

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 6:51 pm

Title: Spaghetti Supper
Location: Goodwin Senior Dining Center
Description: Goodwin Senior Dining Center in Wellman will host a spaghetti supper Saturday February 27th from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Free will donations are accepted with proceeds benefitting the dining center.
Date: 2016-02-27

Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 6:50 pm

Title: Parent Teacher Conferences
Location: Washington Middle School
Description: Washington Middle School will host parent/teacher conferences on Thurday February 25th from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Parents are asked to enter through the south gym doors as the conferences will be held in the gym.

Date: 2016-02-25

Parent Teacher Conferences

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 6:50 pm

Title: Parent Teacher Conferences
Location: Washington High School
Description: Washington Community High School will host parent/teacher conferences on Wednesday February 24th from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Conferences will be held in the Washington High School commons
Date: 2016-02-24

Purple Martin Workshop

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 6:49 pm

Title: Purple Martin Workshop
Location: CAM Iowa Clothing Center
Description: The CAM Iowa Clothing Center will host a Purple Martin Workshop on Saturday March 12th beginning at 9 a.m. Admission is just $2 and vendors will be in attendence.
Date: 2016-03-12

Washington Page

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington High School choir director Mike Jewell and students Cale Rausch and Lex Hulme about being named to a select choir.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Today on In Touch with Southeast Iowa we are joined by Michael Eugene Sypherd, Sr.

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