Archive for December, 2016

Mayme Hotz

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 3:13 pm

Funeral services for 95-year-old Mayme Hotz of Lone Tree will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, December 27th at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree. Burial will be in the Lone Tree Cemetery. Following committal services at the cemetery, a time of food and fellowship will be held at the Lone Tree American Legion. Visitation will be held Monday, December 26th from 4-7 p.m. at the Sorden-Lewis Home.

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News talks with area children about the holidays.

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Birthday Winner Friday, December 23rd

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 9:01 am

Birthday:
Marilyn Jewell – Washington
Anniversary:
Jerry & Loretta Yoder

For Sale/Rent

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 8:52 am

-Maytag gas clothes dryer
$125
-1 bedroom apartment
In washington
-$475
319-461 6234

For Sale

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 8:52 am

gooseneck trailer 25ft
319-201-0857

For Sale

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 8:37 am

Certificate for a stetson hat – valued at $200
best offer
Bar accessories kit – tools and utensils for cocktails
-$50 obo
21 speed Fuji Mountain Bike
valued at $400 looking for best offer
319 653 4123

For Sale

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 8:36 am

2 6-drawer roll-around xmas storage
-26in tall 16in deep
$10 each $15 for both
319 653 4363

Golden Hawks Receive State Dance Awards

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk dance team recently competed at the 2016 Iowa State Dance and Drill Team Competition in Des Moines.

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Sinn to Represent Washington in Shrine Bowl Football Game

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Bryce Sinn (No. 41) lays a hit on Oskaloosa’s Ethan Arnold in their district game in October. Photo courtesy of Susan Harshman/Washington Demon football.

Another Washington Demon football player has been selected to play in the annual Iowa Shrine Bowl next summer.

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Wolves Top Panthers in OT To Finish First Half

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union boys basketball team got by Pekin 71-66 Tuesday in their pre-Christmas finale.

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Forbes Lifts Briar Cliff Basketball to Victory in Florida

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of Briar Cliff University athletics.

Former Lone tree basketball standout Bryan Forbes filled up the stat sheet during a recent trip to Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Adding a Furry Family Member for Christmas

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 6:28 am


Dulce, available for adoption; photo courtesy of PAWS & More


Dasher, available for adoption; photo courtesy of PAWS & More

As Christmas approaches and people are out shopping for last minute gifts, one gift that could be good for the whole family is an adopted dog or cat from an animal shelter.

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Listen to Christmas Music on KCII

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 6:25 am


The radio play of It’s a Wonderful Life was performed live in the windows of the Washington Public Library the Saturday after Thanksgiving, you can hear a rebroadcast this Saturday on KCII. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Starting this afternoon you can hear hours of Christmas music on KCII.

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Kalona Residents Given Two Opportunities for Tree Disposal

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 6:25 am

Live Christmas trees can be a joy to have during the holidays, but once the holidays are over, they have a tendency to simply be in the way.

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Still Time to Get Last-Minute Gifts

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 6:25 am


Centennial Fountain in Washington’s Central Park is decorated for the holidays. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Still looking for a few stocking-stuffers or gifts to put under the tree this weekend? There’s still time to shop locally.

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Snow and Rain in the Forecast, Will it Be a White Christmas?

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 6:24 am


KCII photo by Sally Hart

Snow and rain are in the forecast for Washington County this weekend.

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Authorities Warn of Phone Scam During Holidays

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 6:24 am

Area law enforcement authorities are warning people to watch out for phone scams during the holiday.

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Many Offices Closed Monday for Holidays

Posted: Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 6:23 am

Area schools are on winter break and many offices and businesses will be closed for the holidays.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News talks with Sarah Grunewaldt, director of Main Street Washington, about shopping locally last minute.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Iowa City Postmaster Stacy St. John about letters to Santa.

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