Archive for March, 2017

Cleon D. Babcock Jr.

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 1:53 pm

Visitation services for 61-year-old Cleon “Butch” Dale Babcock Jr. of Sigourney will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney.

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Washington Page

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

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington and Keokuk Counties Emergency Management Coordinator Larry Smith about Severe Weather Awareness Week. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

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

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with State Senator Rich Taylor about the latest from the current legislative session. This is part one of a two-part interview.

Wanted (to buy)

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 8:54 am

Looking for ’64 quarters –
-$3 a piece of 64 or older
-any other older coins – (older than 1980)
319-461 9782

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 8:54 am

Small TV with built in VCR
– $30
641 455 4683

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 8:53 am

Bed liner & tailgate liner
– for ’89 Mazda pickup
$40
319 698 7245

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 8:52 am

52ft x 100ft Barn that needs torn down
-tin siding – 10×15 doors….2x4s 2x6s in it – and rafters
319 461 3647

Washington’s Anderson Leads Southeast Conference in Long Jump

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 7:01 am

Entering the first outdoor track meet of the season, Washington freshman Hannah Anderson has recorded the Southeast Conference’s top result in the girls’ long jump.

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Hostetler Plays in IBCA All-Star Games

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

Mid-Prairie senior Ireland Hostetler traveled to Dallas Center-Grimes High School last weekend to play in the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Games.

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Hawks Fall By One

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

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls golf team opened the season Monday against Iowa City Regina at Pleasant Valley Golf Course in Iowa City.

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Hagge Highlights Returners for W-MU Boys Golf

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

Winfield-Mount Union’s Kaleb Hagge has been one of the top golfers in Class 1A during his high school career.

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Two Killed in Monday Morning Wreck, Including One Sigourney Teen

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 6:29 am

Two teenagers from Sigourney were in a two-vehicle wreck Monday morning, one was injured and one died at the scene.

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Taylor Presents Issues with Gun Bill

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

House File 517, a bill that changes many requirements for obtaining and handling firearms in the state, recently passed out of the Senate Judiciary Committee at the Iowa legislature, but one local senator has issues with some of the aspects of the bill.

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Go Inside When Storms Approach, Avoid Lightning

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

In 2015, two people in Iowa died due to lightning strikes.

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Awards Presented During Annual Dinner

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



The Annual Dinner hosted by Main Street Washington, the Washington Chamber of Commerce, and Washington Economic Development Group was held Monday and awards were presented.

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Mid-Prairie to Cut Loose, Footloose, at Prom

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

Mid-Prairie will be heading back to the 80’s, with their Footloose-themed junior/senior prom.

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Park Commission, Fire Station, Historical District on Washington Council Agenda

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 6:23 am

The Park Commission, fire station, and a historical district will be discussed at tonight’s special session of the Washington City Council.

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“Put Your Best Fork Forward” with National Nutrition Month

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

March is National Nutrition Month, and this year the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is advising, “Put your best fork forward.”

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March Precipitation Below Normal, Rain in the Forecast

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 6:21 am

March in Washington has been warmer and drier than normal.

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WACO Ultimate Warrior

Posted: Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 at 6:17 am

Title: WACO Ultimate Warrior
Location: WACO H.S. Gymnasium
Description: The 2nd annual Ultimate Warrior Pageant will be held Friday, April 7th at WACO High School Gymnasium. WACO\’s young men will represent school activities in teamwear, talent, and evening wear competitions. There will be a silent auction and the audience will vote on a people\’s choice winner. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students. All funds raised support students attending school team-sponsored camps this summer.
Date: 2017-04-07