Archive for June, 2017

Two Washington Businesses Experience Break Ins

Posted: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Two electronics stores in Washington reported burglaries early Monday morning.

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Community Group Eagle Advocates Works to Support Keota School District

Posted: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 at 6:20 am

The Keota High School commons lounge is under renovation, and the group who undertook this project is a fairly new one to the community.

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For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 at 5:05 am

Grizzly Mo#G4015Z Mill/Lathe
-$550
Craftsman Drill Press
-floor model
-12 speed
-$225
Power Hacksaw
-$100
319-461-1472

BREAKING NEWS: House Fire in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 10:05 pm


Fire fighters work to extinguish a fire at 401 South 9th Avenue in Washington Tuesday night. Photos by Joe Nichols and Sally Y. Hart

Emergency crews extinguished a house fire in Washington Tuesday night.

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Birthday and Benefit

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 8:50 pm

Title: Birthday and Benefit
Location: Ainsworth, IA
Description: The Ainsworth Opera House Community Center is hosting a Birthday and Benefit event for Keith Cutkomp on Friday June 30 from 6-8 p.m. There is a freewill donation and lottery ticket for this event.
Date: 2017-06-30

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 5:17 pm

30 in. Gas Range, apartment style. $100.
Also 2 antique cook stoves, very nice for cabin.
Call Robert at 563-599-5240

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 5:16 pm

Tarter 4ft mower for 3 point tractor with pto. 1 year old and only used about a dozen times. Can text you photo. $600. Call Robert at 563-599-5240

Help Wanted

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 5:14 pm

Help wanted to clean up yard, to pick up small stones and anything else that I might hit with lawnmower. Location is five miles east of Washington. I can give transportation if needed. $10/hr with a minimum of 5 hours. Call Robert at 563-599-5240.

Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with local historian Michael Zahs about the premier of Saving Brinton in Washington, D.C. The documentary focuses on Zahs and his preservation and presentations of the century-old Brinton films. This is the final segment of a three-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with the new superintendent and part-time high school principle for the Keota School District Jim Henrich.

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For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 8:50 am

– 2000 dodge ram van
– $2000
319 461 1714

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 8:50 am

– 1995 dodge stratus 4 -door
-parts car
319  936 5430

Birthday Winner 6/27

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 7:59 am

Steve Schultz – Mt. Pleasant

Iowa Mennonite School Squares off Against Wolves in Superconference Showdown

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team is back on their home diamond tonight when they welcome the Winfield-Mt. Union Wolves to town for a Southeast Iowa Superconference matchup.

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Golden Hawks Get KCII Sweep Monday Night

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball and softball teams traveled to West Branch for a River Valley Conference doubleheader against the Bears on Monday.

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Demons Split Doubleheader with Chiefs

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington softball team had chances to capture a doubleheader sweep against Southeast Conference foe Keokuk, but the Demons managed a split in the battle for third place in the league.

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Lions’ Match Up with West Burlington

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree baseball and softball teams take to the diamond tonight when they travel to West Burlington.

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UPDATE: Former Councilman Dies in Rafting Accident

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 6:29 am


Russ Zieglowsky is presented a plaque by Mayor Sandra Johnson. KCII File Photo

Last week a Washington man died following a rafting accident in Colorado.

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Henry County Watershed Project Receives Additional Funding

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


Graphic courtesy of the Lower Skunk Water Quality and Soil Health Initiative.

Henry County is home to one of four watershed-based demonstration projects in the state that is receiving a second round of funding.

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UPDATE: Wreck Causes Traffic Delays in Washington Monday

Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 6:26 am


Crews clean up a wreck in Washington Monday morning. Photo by KCII News – Sally Y. Hart

Traffic was delayed Monday morning while crews cleaned up a two-vehicle wreck in Washington.

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