Archive for July, 2017

Kewash Nature Trail Spur Planned Near Kirkwood Regional Education Center

Posted: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 at 6:21 am

Washington County Conservation is adding to the Kewash Nature Trail.

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KCII Severe Weather Action Team Provides Live Coverage Friday Afternoon

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 4:51 pm

 

The KCII Severe Weather Action Team went on the air with live coverage just before 4 p.m. on Friday for a severe thunderstorm warning that was issued for southeastern Iowa, Johnson and extreme northeastern Washington Counties.

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Breaking News: Sigourney Softball Finishes in Fourth Place

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 4:50 pm

The state softball tournament for Class 1A has come to an end and Sigourney’s team finished in fourth place.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with this year’s Washington County Fair Queen Makenzi Marek.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Highland Elementary Principal Jane O’Leary about the Antelope Lending Library bookmobile’s involvement in the Highland summer reading program.

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Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 8:50 am

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Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 8:49 am

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Birthday Winner Friday, July 21st

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 7:57 am

Bert Turner- Washington

4-H Working Exhibits a Success at the Washington County Fair

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 7:23 am


Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

Many people enjoyed “making and taking” during the Working Exhibits on Tuesday, July 18 at the Washington County Fair.

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Sigourney Falls to Clarksville in Instant Classic

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

For a game that lasted over four hours, there was never a dull moment from two teams that were trying to punch their ticket to a class 1A state championship. A back and forth thriller mixed with an hour and twenty minutes lightning delay, the Sigourney softball team fell to Clarksville 15-12 in a state contest that will go down as one for the ages.

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Mid-Prairie Hosting Youth Fall Volleyball League

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie volleyball program is hosting a youth league this fall. Teams consist of third and fourth graders in one division and fifth and sixth graders in another.

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Anderson, Mathews, and Wade Named All-Conference

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union softball team was represented in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference all-conference teams with Madie Anderson, Hannah Mathews, and Kara Wade receiving the awards.

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4-H Share their Talents at Share the Fun

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:42 am


Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

4-H’ers participated in Share the Fun on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at the Washington County Fair.

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Market Beef Results

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:33 am

market beef

Washington County 4-H Clover Kids in Sheep Mentoring Program

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:32 am


Dakota Dodd and Tessa Fishback work hard setting up their sheep in the ring with the help of their mentors. Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

Washington County Clover Kid third graders had their time in the show ring on Tuesday.

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Not Your Standard Hay Bales at the County Fair

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:30 am

This bucket of cookies welcomes farigoers on the east side of the fairgrounds! Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

“Hungry, Hungry 4-H’er” was the theme of the 4-H hay bale decorating contest at the Washington County Fair this year.

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Young Clover Kid Engineers Build with Legos

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:30 am


Clover kid Tyrese Wright and his dad, Daniel, work hard to construct their Lego creation. Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H

Seventeen young Clover Kids worked, designed, and built as engineers Monday, July 17 at the 3rd Annual Clover Kid Build-Off at the Washington County Fair.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued Thursday Night in Washington County

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:29 am

A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for part of the KCII listening area Thursday evening.

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Intense Heat Causing Roads to Buckle in Louisa County

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:28 am

The heat index values aren’t just wearing down southeast Iowa residents, but the roads as well.

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Sigourney Softball Battling for Third Place Today

Posted: Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 6:28 am

The Sigourney softball team will play for third place today.

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