Archive for July, 2016

Excessive Heat Warning Continues

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 6:28 am

Hot and humid conditions will continue through to Saturday evening and an excessive heat warning is in effect.

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Sigourney Anticipates RAGBRAI Coming to Town

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 6:28 am

The City of Sigourney is entering its final preparations before welcoming the 10,000 riders of RAGBRAI.

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National School Lunch Program Provides Free and Reduced Cost Meals to Students

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Department of Education recently updated its guidelines for the National School Lunch Program, which provides free and reduced priced meals to public schools.

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Keep Pets Cool

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 6:25 am


Dogs at PAWS and More animal shelter in Washington still looking to be adopted. Photos courtesy of PAWS and More

Hot and humid conditions are continuing through the weekend, be sure to care for not only yourself but also for your pets.

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Washington County Fair Ends Tonight

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 6:23 am


Students show cattle Thursday at the Washington County Fair. Photos by Sally Y. Hart

Ribbons and trophies have been awarded and the Washington County Fair comes to a close at the end of the day today following the demolition derby and fireworks.

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Soybeans Blooming and Setting Pods

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 6:22 am

Soybeans in Iowa are slightly behind the state’s overall rate, but ahead of the five-year average.

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Brighton to Create a Butterfly Garden

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 6:22 am

The City of Brighton has begun the process of creating a butterfly garden in an effort to enhance the area.

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For Sale 653 336 3319

Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 4:55 am

6 horse johnson outboard 2 tivos

653 336 3319

Washington County Fair Results Thursday, July 21st

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 2:15 pm

Bucket Bottle Calf Show Results

Bucket Bottle Calf Show Special Awards

Horse and Pony Show Results

Poultry Show Results

Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with 4-H student Erin Chalupa.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Iowa Democratic Party Chair Dr. Andy McGuire about the Democratic National Convention.

Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Highland senior Spencer Wieland as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Spencer.

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For Sale 319 548 1299

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 8:58 am

1997 mercury cougar 30th anniversary
loaded
new tires
1600

50′ Flat Screen HD TV
$350

319 548 1299

For Sale 641 799 8903

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 8:58 am

electirc clothes washer
150

641 799 8903

For Sale 319 461 6781

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 8:57 am

Whirlpool front-load clothes washer

– recently serviced

$175 obo

Roomba vacuum robot

– remote control & new battery

$250 obo

Assortment of bicycles

– toddler bikes up to 9-10 year old bikes

– various colors

319 461 6781

Wanted

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 8:29 am

Looking for a drivable 5.0 Foxbody Mustang project.

Also looking for a large slide in pickup camper with bathroom & a/c.

319-458-9121

Balk Advances Highland Baseball to State Tournament

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 7:01 am

A late inning balk helped the Highland Huskies’ baseball team (24-6 overall) clinch their first state tournament berth in 32 years.

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Washington’s Giardino Honored to Play in Shrine Bowl

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington graduate Jack Giardino returns a kickoff during his senior season with the Demons. Photo by Susan Harshman/Washington Demon Football Team.

The 44th annual Iowa Shrine Bowl will kick off this weekend and a former member of the Washington Demon football team will be representing the community.

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Iowa Mennonite Cross Country Takes Trip to Colorado

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Members of the Iowa Mennonite School Cross Country team recently visited Colorado for a team building and training trip, July 4th through the 10th.

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Huskies Advance to State Baseball Tournament

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 6:30 am

The Highland High School baseball team has qualified for the state tournament with a win over North Linn.

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