Archive for March, 2016

WACO and Washington to Share Superintendent

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 6:24 am

Next school year the Washington and WACO school districts will share a superintendent.

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Hay Bale Strikes Car’s Windshield on Highway 218

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 6:24 am

Tuesday afternoon a woman reported a square hay bale coming through her windshield while she was driving on Highway 218 near Riverside.

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Washington Council Looks to Sell Former Library Building

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


The Washington City Council met Tuesday evening, (pictured from left) Mayor Sandra Johnson, Millie Youngquist, Brendan DeLong, Russ Zieglowsky and Kerry Janecek. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

The Washington City Council has directed staff to move forward with getting a commercial realtor to aggressively market the former library building.

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Statewide Tornado Drill to be Held Thursday

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

The statewide tornado drill that is held each year in Iowa during Severe Weather Awareness Week will be held Thursday.

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Schneider Enters Sheriff’s Race

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

A third Republican has officially filed papers to be on the June primary ballot for sheriff in Washington County.

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YMCA Project Forum Today

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 6:22 am

Forums are being held so community members can learn more about the new YMCA project in Washington.

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Supervisors to Consider Gifting Land to Washington Schools

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 at 6:22 am

Washington County owns a piece of land in the City of Washington that is landlocked by the school district and the district would like to purchase the small strip of land to progress on the Stewart Elementary School expansion.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington and Keokuk County Emergency Management Coordinator Larry Smith for Severe Weather Awareness Week. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Ryan Schlabaugh about the English River Watershed Management Authority.

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 8:51 am

1999 Subaru all wheel drive $800 4 door 4 cyl


319-537-0271, 319-461-2013

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 8:51 am

1977 Chevy Corvette black w/red interior 350, tinted T-tops $8000 obo
– 2006 Electric EZ go golf cart w/accessories $3500 obo
wants fence posts 7ft or larger
319-461-8567

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 8:50 am

heavy duty welder w/new accessories $175
-8ft International truck bed trailer $200
Honda TRX 200 SS 5spd w/reverse trade for golf cart
660-216-3715

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 8:38 am

garden hose 50ft w/nozzle $20

319-461-9916

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 8:37 am

multi bin children’s organizer. Made of wood with 8 small bins and 4 large bins. A couple of the bins are faded.$40. Call 319-461-9374

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 8:37 am

For Sale: Karcher pressure washer, 2700 psi, heavy duty commercial model. $350

Contact number: 319-331-8145

Birthday & Anniversary Winners for Tuesday, March 22nd

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 8:05 am

Birthday Winner: Dan Munn, Washington

Anniversary Winner: Dan & Beth Chrisinger

Area Girls’ Track Teams Compete in Central Indoor Meet

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Several area girls’ track teams spent their Saturday in Pella, participating in the the Central College Indoor Track Meet.

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Washington Relays Set for Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The annual home track meet for the Washington Demon boys’ track team is scheduled for tonight at Case Field.

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Happy Birthday, Captain Kirk!

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 6:25 am


A float from Trek Fest. KCII News file photo

Today is the future birthday of Captain James T. Kirk.

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Washington’s Annual Dinner Held, Awards Presented

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 at 6:25 am


Photo by Joe Nichols.

The Washington Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Washington and Washington Economic Development Group held their annual dinner Monday evening and presented awards to individuals and businesses in the community.

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