Archive for November, 2016

Eat Breakfast with Santa this Saturday

Posted: Thursday, November 24th, 2016 at 6:27 am

Santa Claus will make his first official appearance for the holiday season in Washington this Saturday.

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Small Business Saturday Comes to Kalona

Posted: Thursday, November 24th, 2016 at 6:25 am

The Saturday after Thanksgiving has become known as Small Business Saturday, and it’s an opportunity for towns to kick off the Christmas shopping season for their downtown stores.

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Handle Leftovers Properly to Avoid Food-Borne Illness

Posted: Thursday, November 24th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Large Thanksgiving dinners often result in many leftovers, and Jason Taylor with Washington County Environmental Health shared some tips with KCII News on how to handle those to prevent food-borne illness.

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Offices, Businesses Closed for Thanksgiving

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

Today is Thanksgiving Day and in observance of the holiday many offices and businesses are closed today and tomorrow.

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Corn Harvest Ahead of Five-Year Average by Two Days

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


Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Iowa’s corn harvest is two days ahead of the five-year average with 98% of corn for grain harvested.

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Four Turkeys Harvested in Washington County This Fall

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

So far this fall 414 turkeys have been harvested in Iowa, according to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.

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Man Dies Following Workplace Accident

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

A man died following an accident at Mark’s Sanitation in Washington.

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Making Pumpkin Pie from Scratch

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

Making pumpkin pie is a Thanksgiving tradition in most households.

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BREAKING NEWS: Attorney Showers Named District Judge

Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 4:23 pm

Today Governor Terry Branstad has appointed Shawn Showers to the District Court.

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Washington Page

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

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot director of PAWS and More about their holiday open house on December 3rd and some tips about adopting a pet during the holidays.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

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

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Hy-Vee Dietitian Melissa Boncher about the popularity of pumpkins.

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BREAKING: Fire Engulfs Building and Cars in Wayland

Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 10:33 am


Photo by Duncan Miller – KCII Radio

Early Wednesday, emergency crews responded to a structure fire at 201 East Highway 78 in Wayland.

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Man Dies Following Workplace Accident

Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 9:25 am

A man died following an accident at Mark’s Sanitation in Washington.

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Giveaway

Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 8:53 am

4ft round honey suckle tree – free wood
319-698 7245

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 8:52 am

Two rifles
25 06
22 250
slug barrel for mossford shotgun
319 461 4225

Birthday/Anniversary winners for Wednesday, November 23rd

Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 8:01 am

Birthday:  Carla Maxwell

Anniversary:  Sam & Betsy Milam

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 at 7:28 am

2004 Jeep wrangler sahara
6 cylinder auto, air. newer tires
109,000 miles very nice condition
$10,000
319 461 2527

Washington Drops Jamboree Game to Keota

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

Among the squads who took part in the Iowa Mennonite School Jamboree at Hillcrest Union Monday evening was the Washington Demon boys’ basketball team.

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Rath Commits to NIACC Baseball

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

Photo courtesy of Chris Rath.

A Highland senior will continue his baseball career after graduation at a community college in the state.

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Golden Hawks Have Three Named to All-State Teams

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

The Mid-Prairie football team was recently recognized by the Iowa Newspaper Association with their vote for All-State football teams.

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