Archive for March, 2016

Roth Honored During Washington Relays

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington head track coach Steve Roth (left) stands next to Demon athletic director Bryce Smeins during a ceremony Tuesday’s Washington Relays at Case Field. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

The last 40 years of Washington Demon boys’ track have been led under the direction of Steve Roth.

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Iowa Mennonite Girls Open the Season at Central

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School girls track team opened their season at the Central College indoor meet this week in Pella. IMS competed in 11 events on the day.

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Doehrmann Want to Finish Her Track Career at State Meet

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Lone tree’s Paige Doehrmann isn’t shy about the expectations she has for herself this track season.

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Preparedness is Today’s Focus During Severe Weather Awareness Week

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Preparedness – that is one of the five days of this Severe Weather Awareness Week in Iowa.

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Talks of Lone Tree Wellness Center Continue

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:23 am

The community of Lone Tree is continuing talks of bringing a state of the art Wellness Center to town.

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$1.1 Million Construction Project in Riverside

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:23 am

The Riverside City Council is moving forward with planning for construction projects this coming summer.

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Cross Walk in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:23 am


People carry the cross in downtown Washington for the 2015 Cross Walk. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Good Friday will be observed this week and the Washington Area Ministerial Association will hold the annual Cross Walk in downtown Washington.

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Iowa Mennonite School Hosts Area College Planning Night

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Iowa Mennonite School is hosting a College Planning event for those in the area on Tuesday, March 29th.

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Free Night Classes to Improve English Language Skills in Washington

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Area residents wanting to improve their English language skills have one more opportunity this school year to enroll in free classes in Washington.

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Rainy Wednesday in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:21 am

Washington received half an inch of rain Wednesday and more is in the forecast.

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Washington Schools on Spring Break

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:21 am

Washington Community School District students and staff are enjoying a spring break.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Darryl Carr about Easter and the Cross Walk on Friday.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Jacob Lampe, new Kalona Chamber director.

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Area Athletes Shine in Washington Relays

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 7:30 am

Columbus senior Mauricio Ramirez prepares to land during Tuesday’s long jump competition at the Washington Relays at Case Field. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

Several schools from eastern Iowa began their outdoor track season in Washington Tuesday night.

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Iowa Mennonite Boys Open the Season at Central

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys track team was on the oval for the first time this season Friday night when they traveled to Pella for the Central College Indoor meet.

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Mid-Prairie Makes Mark with Championship to Start the Season

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys track and field team opened the season with a pleasant surprise Tuesday night at the Demon Relays at Case Field in Washington.

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Hart Breaks Gender Barrier As Coach of Demon Boys’ Soccer

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 6:59 am

First year head coach Sally Hart (right gray shirt) oversees Washington sophomore Anthony Torres (right black shirt) during a drill at Monday’s practice. Junior Kyle Anderson (orange jersey), freshman Logan Escher, and sophomore Brennan Murphy watch from the far side of the field. Photo by KCII Sport’s Nate Gonner.

It’s commonplace to see a male coaching a girls’ sport, but rarely do you see the shoe on the other foot.

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Woman Sentenced to 30 Months for Bank Fraud

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 6:27 am

A Salem woman has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for bank fraud committed in Mount Pleasant.

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