Archive for May, 2017

Tri-Rivers Conservation Foundation Receives Grant for Trails Project

Posted: Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 6:25 am

The Tri-Rivers Conservation Foundation received a $35,000 grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation on May 17.

The Tri-Rivers Conservation Foundation is inching closer to completing their fundraising for a trails project in Louisa County.

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SUV Rolls Near Crawfordsville Sunday

Posted: Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 6:25 am

At 2:15 p.m. Sunday afternoon, multiple calls came into the Washington County Communications Office of an SUV that flipped several times on Highway 218.

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Movies on Main Street Returns Friday

Posted: Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Whales will be in Washington’s Central Park Friday, at least on the big screen that is.

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Brighton Whoopee Days Hosting Bill Riley Talent Show

Posted: Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 at 6:21 am

Those who dream of showcasing their talent at the Iowa State Fair listen up.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Director of the Washington Chamber of Commerce Michelle Redlinger, and event intern Emily Schweitzer about the Summer Classic. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Kirt Sickels, director of the National Disabled Veterans TEE Tournament.

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Wanted

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 8:59 am

-5 to 6 ft. brush mower, Bushhaug or a similar brand.

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May 29, 2017

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:58 am

Birthday Winner – Sharon Wagner

Anniversary Winners – Jim and Joanne Eubancks

Hagge Wins Individuals, WMU Places Third at State Golf

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt Union boys’ golf team have a lot to be proud of as Kaleb Hagge finishes his junior campaign as the 1A state champion and the team placed third overall.

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Wildcats Drop Defensive Battle in Sub-State Final

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

In a chance to capture their second state appearance in as many years, the Columbus boys’ soccer team dropped a tough 1-0 match to Solon.

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Brezina Receives Chris Street Memorial Scholarship

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Iowa Mennonite School senior Drake Brezina was the recipient of the 2017 Chris Street Memorial Scholarship awarded by the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association for Southeast Iowa.

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Wolves Have Tough Start to Season

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union baseball team had a tough start to 2017, dropping their first three games of the campaign.

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Buchholz Washington’s Valedictorian, 117 Demons Graduate

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:30 am


Superintendent Jeff Dicks takes a selfie with his daughter, graduate Taylor Dicks. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Diplomas were awarded, tassels moved from one side to the other, and caps were thrown in the air as 117 Washington High School seniors became alumni Sunday.

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National Disabled Veterans Golf Tournament Taking Place in Kalona, Riverside

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:28 am

While Memorial Day serves to recognize veterans we have lost, the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Iowa City VA Health Care System seek to support disabled veterans with the National Disabled Veterans TEE Tournament.

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Remember Why Memorial Day is Observed

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:27 am

Services are being held, flags are being flown, wreaths will be laid, and Taps will be played across the country today as Memorial Day is observed.

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Winfield-Mt. Union’s Hagge Wins State Title, Wolves Finish in Top Three

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Winfield-Mt. Union’s Kaleb Hagge has another championship to add to his resume.

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Demons and Wolves Sending Golfers to State Girls Tournaments

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Marshalltown will host Washington and Winfield-Mt. Union girls golfers this week for the state tournament.

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Severe Weather Saturday in Washington and Keokuk Counties

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:25 am

A funnel cloud was spotted near Richland Saturday and tornado warnings were issued for portions of Keokuk and Washington Counties.

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Supervisors to Consider Recycling Equipment, Road 28E Agreement, and More Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:22 am

Equipment, personnel, and a 28E agreement with the City of Keota are on tomorrow’s agenda for the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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City of Keota Taking Possession of Abandoned Building

Posted: Monday, May 29th, 2017 at 6:21 am

The Keota City Council is taking action on an abandoned building.

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