Archive for January, 2017

Armstrong Opts for Early Retirement

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Two weeks after the Highland School Board approved a new early retirement program, the first person to utilize it came with the announcement of Superintendent Chris Armstrong’s retirement.

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KCII Big Red Radio Delivers Donations

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:28 am

The KCII Big Red Radio made nine stops across southeast Iowa Wednesday to deliver items to food pantries.

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Changes Proposed to Legislation for Using Your Phone While Driving in Iowa

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:26 am

A bill regarding changes to phone use while driving in Iowa was introduced Monday.

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Washington County’s Unemployment Increased in December

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:25 am


Contributed image

While the State of Iowa’s unemployment rate fell slightly from November to December, Washington County and many surrounding counties experienced increases in unemployment.

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American Red Cross Celebrates National Blood Donor Month

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Since 1970, January has annually been observed as National Blood Donor Month by the American Red Cross.

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Washington City Council Revises WCRF Request

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:23 am


Table from 1/24/17 City Council packet

Funding, grants and budgets were discussed at Tuesday’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Wintry Mix Dusts Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:23 am

A wintry mix fell in Washington and across southeast Iowa Wednesday into early Thursday.

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Ice Fishing Currently Not Recommended at Lake Darling

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 6:22 am

With recent warmer temperatures and rain, the ice quality at Lake Darling has deteriorated according to Park Ranger Zach Haworth.

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For Sale

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 4:45 am

2-Tires LT235-75×15 load range C all season tires with 3000 miles /like new
$75ea.OB
Battery 4 mo. old post type
$50 OBO
319-330-1577

Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Morgan Ebel, a 25-year-old Washington County woman who is needing a second kidney transplant. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Mid-Prairie Superintendent Mark Schneider about the school’s visit to the Eminence, Kentucky School District.

Vivian Wells

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 9:01 am

Celebration of life services for 98-year-old Vivian Wells of Washington will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, January 27, at the United Church of Crawfordsville.

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WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 8:47 am

Old non-working or junk appliances. Will pick up.

(319)321-8969

Birthday Winner January 25th

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 7:59 am

Shiloh Stephens – Wapello

Three-Pointers Bury Washington Basketball

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Long-range shooting contributed to the latest setbacks for the Washington Demon basketball teams.

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Golden Hawks and Cobras in Action Monday

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie and Sigourney-Keota wrestling teams were in quadrangular action Monday in Sigourney.

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Golden Hawks Sweep Beavers

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys and girls basketball teams swept Wilton in a River Valley Conference doubleheader Tuesday at Tim Grady Gymnasium in Wellman.

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Highland, Sigourney Girls’ Basketball Receive Bye in Regional Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Two area girls’ basketball teams will have an extra couple of days to prepare for their postseason run.

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For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 6:37 am

Boys’ Vintage Sting Ray Bike
– silver & black
– like new
$500
319-863-7031

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 6:35 am

Lazy-boy Lift Chair
-great condition
$700 obo
319-863-3429