Archive for January, 2017

Golden Hawks Travel to Durant For Conference Clash

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys and girls basketball teams make the road trip to Durant today to take on the Wildcats in River Valley Conference action.

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Washington Splits with Keokuk on Hardwood

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The final Friday in January saw the Washington Demon basketball teams resume their Southeast Conference season.

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Iowa Mennonite and WACO Split Double Dip

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls basketball teams hosted the WACO Warriors Friday night in a Southeast Iowa Superconference doubleheader.

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Area Students Compete on Washington Water Sharks Swim Team

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Students from several area schools make up the 87 kids on this year’s Washington Water Sharks swim team.

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Mid-Prairie to Hold Public Hearing for Bus Specifications

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Every year, the Mid-Prairie School District purchases one or two new school buses.

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Budget Cuts Pass Iowa Senate, Move to the House

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:28 am

De-appropriations passed the Iowa Senate and the bill is now going to the House for consideration.

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Highland Updating TAG Program

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:25 am

At the most recent Highland School Board meeting, they were given a presentation about the updates being done to their Talented and Gifted program.

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Keep Pets Safe, Warm When Outside

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:24 am



Animals at the shelter waiting for their forever homes. Photos courtesy of PAWS and More

Temperatures in Washington County aren’t expected to rise above freezing until Monday, and with that remember to take extra care of your pets.

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Begin Garden Seeds Indoors Now

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:23 am


Contributed photo

While temperatures are below freezing and snow still swirls around, now is a good time to start spring seedlings indoors.

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Eight-Year Cover Crop Study Shows Some Improved Yields

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:23 am

An eight-year study across Iowa showed increased soybean yield in seven site-years and corn yields in two-site years where cereal rye cover crops were introduced.

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Riverside Fire Department Still Seeking Buyer for Old Trucks

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:22 am

In August, the Riverside Volunteer Fire Department decided to sell two of their older trucks, though they haven’t had any luck so far.

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Horak Insurance, Inc. Named a 2017 Gem Agency

Posted: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 6:21 am

A Washington insurance company was recently recognized as one of the highest performing agencies in its six state territory.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington High School speech coach Nick Kleese.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Washington County Conservation’s Naturalist Pam Holz about the Science Saturdays book club.

For Sale

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 8:57 am

Chevy Astro cargo van  $600
Chevy Astro passenger van $1200
319 653 3150

For Sale

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 8:54 am

Upright Kirby vacuum cleaner – like new all attachments

$200

309- 235 2635

Birthday Winner January 27th

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 8:01 am

Elizabeth Masters – Crawfordsville

Washington Bowling Receives Postseason Assignment

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 7:01 am

The road to the state tournament goes through Muscatine for the Washington Demon bowling teams.

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Washington Basketball to Host Keokuk

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Southeast Conference foes will meet for the first time this season on the hardwood tonight.

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Iowa Mennonite Squares Off With WACO in Area Battle

Posted: Friday, January 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls basketball teams welcome the WACO Warriors to Hillcrest Union Friday for a Southeast Iowa Superconference doubleheader.

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