Archive for March, 2017

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with State Senator Kevin Kinney (D) with an update on the legislative session.

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Wanted

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 8:57 am

4-wheeler for an 8 year old
-100 or 150 cc
319 461 4225

Birthday Anniversary Winners 3/31

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 8:00 am

Ronnie Miller – Kalona

Duane & Maxine Mast – Kalona

Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union Appear in Preseason Poll

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa High School Soccer Coaches Association has released their first poll for the 2017 season.

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Golden Hawks Give It Another Go at Mount Pleasant

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys and girls track teams are prepared for their first outdoor meet Friday night in Mount Pleasant.

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Washington Soccer Opens Season at Highland

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

A new season of area boys soccer begins today in Washington County.

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Washington Girls’ Track Competing in Mediapolis Bullette Invitational

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The next competition for the Washington Demon girls’ track team will take the squad to Des Moines County today.

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Iowa Legislature Facing Additional Shortfall on Current Budget

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:28 am

The State of Iowa has from now until July 1st to cover a $131 million shortfall, in order to meet the current year’s budget limit, and the governor is taking the advice one local senator gave him months ago.

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Sign Up for Local Emergency Text Message Notifications for Storms and More

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:26 am

This week is Severe Weather Awareness Week and severe storm warnings, tornado warnings, and more alerts can all go directly to your phone in Washington County.

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Greiner Buildings Wins Fourth Year in a Row

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:25 am


Contributed image

For the fourth year in a row, Greiner Buildings, Inc., has won first place Building of the Year awards from the National Frame Builders Association.

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Quilt Study Group Highlighted by Spool Cabinets at Kalona Historical Village

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:25 am

Quilters and non-quilters alike are invited to the Kalona Historical Village Saturday for the Iowa Illinois Quilt Study Group meeting, which will feature the museum’s spool cabinet collection.

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Girl Scouts Deliver Cookies to Hometown Heroes

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:25 am


Girl Scouts at the Washington Fire Department. Contributed photo.

Local girl scouts took some time this week to deliver donated cookies to hometown heroes.

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Autism Awareness Walk Being Held in Washington

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:24 am

A walk to raise Autism awareness in Washington is being held in April, which is National Autism Awareness Month.

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Fatal Wreck in Jefferson County

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:24 am

One woman died following a single-vehicle wreck in Jefferson County Tuesday.

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Mid-Prairie Examines District Financial Report

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:22 am

At the most recent Mid-Prairie School Board meeting, Business Manager Jeff Swartzentruber presented the district financial report for the next school year.

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Paw Patrol Meet & Greet

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:14 am

Title: Paw Patrol Meet & Greet
Location: Independent Bible Church
Description: Independent Bible Church is hosting a Paw Patrol Meet and Greet on Sunday, April 9th following the church service. There will be a small petting zoo, drawings for kids, and the first 48 kids receive a goodie bag.
Date: 2017-04-09

Potato Bar / Ice Cream Bar

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:09 am

Title: Potato Bar / Ice Cream Bar
Location: Parkview Home
Description: Parkview Home in Wayland is hosting a Potato Bar and Ice Cream Bar Fundraiser on Sunday, April 23rd from 11:30am until 1:30pm.
Date: 2017-04-23

Relay for Life Color Run

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:06 am

Title: Relay for Life Color Run
Location: Marr Park, Ainsworth
Description: The 2nd Annual Color 5k 10k Run/Walk for Relay for Life will be held on Saturday, April 29th starting at 9:00am at Marr Park in Ainsworth. The registration table opens at 7:45am. There will be a food truck for breakfast before and after the run. The cost is $15 for ages 12 and up, $10 for ages 6-11, and kids 5 and under are free. For more info, and to register, call 319-653-16-25 after 5:00pm.
Date: 2017-04-29

Winfield Easter Egg Hunt

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:00 am

Title: Winfield Easter Egg Hunt
Location: Sunrise Terrace
Description: The Winfield Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 15th at Sunrise Terrace. Three-year-olds and younger begin at 2:00pm, Three to four year-olds begin at 2:15pm, and 1st through 3rd graders begin at 2:30.
Date: 2017-04-15

Easter Egg Hunt

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 5:57 am

Title: Easter Egg Hunt
Location: Wayland West Park
Description: The Wayland Lions Easter Egg Hunt will be held Saturday, April 15th starting at 1:00pm at West Park in Wayland.
Date: 2017-04-15