Archive for June, 2016

Lester R. Jones

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 5:21 pm

Celebration of Life service for 97-year-old Lester R. Jones of Crawfordsville, will be held at 10:30am Wednesday, July 6th, 2016, at the Salem Welsh Presbyterian Church in rural Columbus City with Pastor Dottie Halverson officiating.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Debbie Stanton, director of the Washington Public Library, about upcoming events. This is part one of a two-part program.

In Touch With Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking to Ainsworth Assistant Fire Chief Jason Longbine about fireworks safety.

Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Mid-Prairie senior Amber Kral as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Amber.

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UPDATE: Wreck North of Kalona

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 10:01 am


A Johnson County Sheriff’s car was one of many emergency vehicles at the scene. Photo by KCII News

An accident between a car and a horse occurred north of Kalona in the northbound lane on Highway 1, just inside Johnson County.

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BREAKING NEWS: Accident North of Kalona

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 9:26 am

An accident, with an initial report between a car and a horse-drawn buggy, occurred north of Kalona on the northbound lane on Highway 1 just inside Johnson County.

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For Sale

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 8:56 am

6 passenger fiberglass boat
trailer
$450

319-330-0284

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 8:18 am

14ft. ’78 Jon Boat

includes trailer & 15hp Johnson motor

$1100

319-458-0478

Washington Baseball Outlasts Central Lee

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 7:01 am

There was plenty of offense on display Wednesday night at Dick Sojka Memorial Field.

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Hawks Split with Indians

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team hosted the Wapello Indians Wednesday night at Paul N. Bailey Field in Wellman for a nonconference doubleheader.

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Highland’s Adamson Leads SEISC in Slugging Percentage

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The lone senior on this year’s Highland Huskies softball team (17-7 overall) resumes play tonight as the best power hitter in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference.

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Iowa Mennonite Takes on the Warriors

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team is back on the diamond tonight at home when they welcome the Van Buren Warriors.

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Kalona Residents Involved in Fatal Wreck in Illinois

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:28 am

Monday afternoon, two Kalona residents were in a fatal single-car accident on Interstate 74 in Henry County, Illinois.

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One Arrested on Drug Charges in Wellman

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:25 am


Haleigh Denise Oxley

One person was arrested on drug charges after law enforcement checked on a residence in Wellman for a wanted person Wednesday.

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Fire in Downtown Kalona

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Emergency crews responded to a fire in downtown Kalona Wednesday evening.

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Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Drive sober or get pulled over this holiday weekend.

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Governor’s Volunteer Awards Honors Louisa County Hometown Pride

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:23 am

The Louisa County Hometown Pride group was honored recently at the Governor’s Volunteer Awards.

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Movies on Main Street Returns with E.T.

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:23 am

“E.T. phone home,” will be heard in Washington’s Central Park Friday night for Movies on Main Street.

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Wash Produce Before Consuming

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Tomatoes, melons, sweet corn and more can be found at food stands across Iowa this summer and Jason Taylor with Washington County Environmental Health has some tips to make sure you’re eating safe foods.

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Lake Darling Boat Rentals a Popular Weekend Activity

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Lake Darling offers many services and activities, and according to Park Ranger Zach Haworth, one of the most popular is boat rentals.

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