Archive for September, 2016

Linn County Inmates Moved to Washington Due to Flood

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 6:26 am

With the Cedar River out of its banks in Cedar Rapids, the Linn County inmates were moved to the Washington County Jail for temporary housing.

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County Assessor Explains Rise in Agriculture Taxes

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 6:26 am


Washington County Assessor Christy Tinnes explains CSR2 at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

This year, some landowners in Washington County saw their rural property tax rates double.

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Early Voting in Iowa Begins Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 6:25 am


KCII News photo

Early voting in Iowa for the general election begins this week.

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Mt. Pleasant School Bus Involved in Collision

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 6:25 am

On Monday, September 26th at approximately 7:30 a.m., the Henry County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a minor accident involving a school bus and another vehicle.

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G38 Now Open

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 6:25 am

This week, G38 in Washington County was reopened to thru traffic.

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Kalona Has Rainy Fall Festival

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Annual Kalona Historical Village Fall Festival was this past weekend, and Director Nancy Roth believes the weather hampered the festivities.

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Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 5:06 am

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page KCII News speaks with Jan Gallagher and Bob Youngquist about the upcoming grand opening of the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Iowa Emergency Alert System Co-Chair Jim Davies about this week’s EAS test.

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Warren L. Otterberg

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 10:40 am

Services for 73-year-old Warren L. Otterberg of Washington are pending at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home.

Birthday / Anniversary Winners for Tuesday, September 27th

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 7:57 am

Birthday:

Lupe Herrera – Kalona

Anniversary:

Jeff & Connie Bowen – Keota

Washington Cross Country Hosting Annual Meet

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington sophomore Claire Horak runs towards the finish line of the Fairfield Invitational. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

The annual Washington Demon cross country meet is set for today at the Washington Golf and Country Club.

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Mid-Prairie Takes Third at Hawk Tourney

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team took third place Saturday at their home Hawk tournament.

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Washington Volleyball Hosts Keokuk

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Conference play resumes tonight for the Washington Demon volleyball team (1-15 overall).

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Wapello Wins Louisa County Rivalry

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Wapello Indians beat the Columbus Wildcats in a Louisa County gridiron rivalry matchup Friday night 43-14.

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KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza Begins Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 6:29 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is officially underway.

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Mid-Prairie Marching Band Prepares for October Competitions

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 6:28 am

The Mid-Prairie marching band has its two biggest competitions coming in early October.

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Grain Bin Catches Fire

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 6:27 am

Early Tuesday morning a grain bin north of Kalona caught fire.

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Flooding Continues in Eastern Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Flooding continues in eastern Iowa, including Louisa County.

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Keota Submits Grant Requests for Two City Projects

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 at 6:25 am

At their most recent council meeting, the City of Keota approved the submissions of three grant requests for two public projects.

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