Archive for February, 2017

Jean Kauffman

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 4:23 pm

Celebration of life services for 92-year-old Jean Kauffman of Kalona will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 3rd, at the Upper Deer Creek Mennonite Church.

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KCII Severe Weather Action Team Covers Severe Thunderstorm Warnings

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 3:57 pm

The KCII Severe Weather Action Team brought live coverage of two severe thunderstorm warnings issued Tuesday afternoon.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington City Administrator Brent Hinson and Water Treatment Plant Superintendent Chad McCleary about the water system in the City of Washington. Also, McCleary was named the 2016 community operator of the year by the Iowa Rural Water Association. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Dr. Ann Harris of Harris and Harris Dentistry about National Children’s Dental Health Month. This is part two of a two-part interview.

Wanted

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 8:51 am

Used motorcycle
around $2000 range
-doesn’t need to run
319 520 0554

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 8:50 am

1989 range rover
-newer all weather tires
$1500 obo
319 458 0235

Anniversary Winner February 28th

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 7:59 am

Kevin & Luann Cave – Keota

Washington Archers Host Fun Shoot Ahead of State Competition

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Archery teams held a celebratory event this past weekend at Washington High School.

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Columbus’ Boyd, Stroud Named to All-SEISC Basketball Team

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The starting backcourt of this year’s Columbus Wildcats girls’ basketball team (11-11) garnered high praise from the conference coaches.

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Iowa Mennonite Has Five Named to All-Conference Squads

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys basketball team was recognized this week by the Southeast Iowa Superconference for their play this season.

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Peterschmidt Puts His Name in Record Book

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of Mid-Prairie Schools

Mid-Prairie senior wrestler Visouth Peterschmidt has put his name amongst the Golden Hawk greats in the Mid-Prairie wrestling record book.

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County Engineer Aims to Reduce Washington’s Structurally Deficient Bridges

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:28 am

The State of Iowa has a bridge problem, and Washington County is no safe haven from it.

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Permanent Safe Medication Disposal Set Up in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:27 am

A permanent medication dropbox has been installed at the Washington County Jail.

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Heroin Charges in Washington County

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:27 am

One person faces charges of heroin possession following a vehicle stop in Washington County Monday.

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UPDATE: Vandalism at Woodlawn Cemetery Solved

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:27 am


Head stones were damaged last week at Woodlawn Cemetery. Photo by Zach Ulin

The vandalism that happened at Woodlawn Cemetery in Washington last week has been solved.

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Commission to Discuss Funding for Washington County Emergency Management Coordinator Post

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Washington County is moving toward staffing its own emergency management coordinator and plans for funding will be discussed Wednesday.

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Mid-Prairie Sending Six Students to Individual State Speech Contest

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie speech team competed Saturday in the individual district speech contest, and they are sending six students in nine categories to the state competition.

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How to Help Your Children with Dental Care

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:22 am

As National Children’s Dental Health Month concludes, dentists remind parents it’s important for them to help their children with dental care.

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Bows and Bullets 4-H Club Looking for Leaders

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Bows and Bullets 4-H Club is a special interest club and is looking for leaders for the club.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, February 27th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with State Climatologist Harry Hillaker about the flood outlook.