Archive for December, 2016

Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Washington’s Andrew Waite as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Andrew.

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For Sale

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 9:00 am

10ft x 6ft utility steel trailer w/ spare
– includes lights and a jack – does not tilt
$200
1994 Suzuki Sidekick
-5 spd – 4×4
$1200 obo
2 – 920 military tires w/ tubes
$50 for the pair
660 216 3715

Birthday / Anniversary Winners Thursday, December 22nd

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 8:00 am

Birthday:

Grace Emery – Washington

Anniversary:

Fred & Nancy Stark – Washington

Demon Wrestlers Dominate Home Triangular

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 7:01 am

Two shorthanded wrestling teams traveled to Washington High School for a triangular versus the No. 5 Demons (18-0) Tuesday night.

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Highland Tops Lone Tree in Undefeated Boys Battle

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

Two undefeated boys basketball teams stepped onto the court Tuesday, looking to take control of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North Standings.

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Golden Hawks Split Before Break

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team traveled to Monticello for their final River Valley Conference triangular before Christmas break to take on the Panthers and the Bellevue Comets.

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Iowa Mennonite School Stops Sigourney

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 7:00 am

On Saturday, The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team traveled to Sigourney for a nonconference tilt, posting a 59-28 win.

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For More than a Century, Postal Service has Delivered Letters to Santa

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:28 am

Every year millions of children around the country write letters to Santa Claus in the North Pole, and for the last 104 years, with the help of the United States Postal Service, those letters find their destination.

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Washington County Responders Called to Two Wrecks in Johnson County

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:25 am


Thursday morning a semi and car collided near Lone Tree. Image provided by GoogleMaps


The second wreck was north of Wellman. Image provided by GoogleMaps

Washington County responders were paged to assist at two separate car wrecks in Johnson County Wednesday.

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Community Invited to Christmas Dinner in Washington

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:25 am

Anyone in the area, families and individuals, are welcome to a free community Christmas dinner this Sunday.

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Mid-Prairie Retains Superintendent for Another Year

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie School District has been the home of Superintendent Mark Schneider for the last 16 years, and that will continue for another year.

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Last Chance to See Big Red Radio Before Christmas

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:24 am

Today is your last chance to see the KCII Big Red Radio before Christmas.

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Don’t Put Kids in Safety Seats With Coats On

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:24 am

With slick conditions and busy roads for holiday travel, area parents are reminded to make sure their car seats for children are properly installed.

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Stout Named Environmental Leader

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:23 am


ISA awards winners (from left): Rising Star — Kaleb Miller, Lacona; Legacy of Leadership — Rick and Martha Kimberley, Maxwell; Innovator in Production Research — Steve Killpack, Beebeetown; New Leader — Andrew Lauver, Lake City; and Environmental Leader — Rob Stout, Washington. 

A Washington man was recently named an Environmental Leader by the Iowa Soybean Association.

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Wapello Turns Shelter House into Ice Skating Rink

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 6:22 am


The Wapello Ice Rink; photo courtesy of the City of Wapello

The City of Wapello is bringing a bit of free wintertime recreation to citizens in the form of a new enclosed ice rink.

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For Sale

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 5:02 am

4 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath home with 1 car detached garage for sale in Columbus Junction.
-needs minor repairs but could be done while occupied
$44,500 obo
563-506-1899

Donald A. Schantz

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 4:57 am

Celebration of life services for 84-year-old Donald A. Schantz of Washington will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (12/23) at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington.

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For Sale

Posted: Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at 4:53 am

Rocking chair
-Cane back and seat good condition
$45.00
319-461-8885

Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News talks about child safety seats in cars during the winter months with Katrina Altenhofen, new executive director of Hospice of Washington County, but she recently served 20 years as the state’s emergency medical director for children at the Iowa Department of Public Health. She started the state’s child passenger safety seat certification program in 1997.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with organizer Tamara Gill about the WACO Sharing Christmas program.

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