Archive for June, 2017

Cancellations and Delays

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 6:14 pm

The Washington Municipal Band concert for Thursday, June 22nd, has been cancelled. Please, come back for the Liberty Concert presented by the Washington Municipal Band on Thursday, June 29th. (6/22)

Wendell Nisly

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 4:29 pm

A graveside service for 70-year-old Wendell Nisly of Kalona will be held at 9:30 a.m. Monday (6/26) in the Sharon Hill Cemetery followed by a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. at the Kalona Mennonite Church.

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BREAKING NEWS: Former Councilman Dies in Rafting Accident

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 2:14 pm


Russ Zieglowsky receives a certificate of recognition from Mayor Sandra Johnson last summer. KCII file photo.

A former Washington City Councilman has died in a rafting accident in Colorado.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Deb Tisor about Relay for Life on Saturday.

 

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Trustee John Sojka about the preservation project for St. Mary’s Church in Riverside.

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Garage Sale

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 8:51 am

Friday (6/23) and Saturday (6/24) starting at 8am
808 S. ave B in Washington

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 8:50 am

Twin bed – complete head, foot, mattress, box spring
-brown in clolor
-$40
Couch – cranberry red
-4 pillows
-$75
Glider – rocker
-good condition
-$20
319 678 9575

Birthday/Anniversary Winners 6/22

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 8:01 am

Jean Hackman – Birthday

Howard & Shirley Bohr Wellman – Anniversary

Leroy Ropp

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 7:46 am

Funeral Services for 92 year old Leroy Ropp of Kalona will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday (6/24) at the West Union Mennonite Church in rural Parnell. Burial will be in the West Union Cemetery.

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Golden Hawks Host Special Olympics Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball team is holding a Homerun Derby and Hit-A-Thon Thursday, June 22nd at Carr, Vincent, Gould Field in Kalona.

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Sigourney Baseball Crushes Melcher-Dallas

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney baseball team did some serious work against Melcher-Dallas on Tuesday night winning 12-0 in four innings.

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Demon Baseball Makes Quick Work of Raiders

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

A swing and a miss. The Williamsburg hitters were doing plenty of that on Wednesday night as Collin Zear had his best stuff working on the mound to help guide the Demon baseball team to an 11-1 win in five innings.

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Iowa Mennonite Meets Highland

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

n a Southeast Iowa Superconference match up of KCII area teams the Highland Huskies host Iowa Mennonite School Thursday night on the baseball diamond.

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Demons Drop Golden Hawks in Rivalry Game

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demons grabbed bragging rights on the softball diamond Wednesday night in Kalona, beating the rival Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks 7-2.

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Newell Native Jim Henrich Hired as Keota Superintendent and Principal

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 6:28 am


Photo courtesy of Jim Henrich.

The new superintendent and part-time high school principal for the Keota School District will be starting July 3.

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Washington Takes Step Toward $1 Million Sewer Project

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 6:27 am

A $1 million sewer project to combat inflow and infiltration issues in the City of Washington has been approved.

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Jailer Assaulted by Inmate in Washington County

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 6:26 am

An inmate at the Washington County Jail caused damage in a cell and assaulted a jailer early Thursday morning.

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Riverside Church Fundraising for Preservation Project

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 6:24 am

Riverside looks to the future as being the birthplace of Captain James Kirk, but St. Mary’s Catholic Church looks to the past as they are working on a preservation project.

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Rain Showers Observed Across KCII-Listening Area Yesterday

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 6:24 am

Washington had periods of rain throughout the day Wednesday.

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Bridge Project Complete, G26 Open

Posted: Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 6:22 am

A bridge project in Washington County has been completed.

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