Archive for August, 2017

Freda Mill

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 2:32 pm

Celebration of life service for 107-year-old Freda Mill of Wellman will be held at 2p.m. Saturday, September 2nd at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Kelly Wieland who is running for the District 5 seat on the Washington School Board.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Steve Jennings and Kathy Buxton of Grasshorse Animation Studio in Winfield. This is the second part of a two-part interview.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 11:12 am

4  – 17 inch tires $20/ good tread, M/T265/70R17-121118Q,OBO

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FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 11:11 am

Multiple black 1 x 2.5 slats drainage inter-connectible stable, strong 1-2$ each.
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Dorothy M. Chabal

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 8:55 am

Celebration of life services for 91-year-old Dorothy M. Chabal of Washington will be held at 10:30a.m. Saturday, September 2nd at the Jones Eden Funeral Home.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 8:50 am

Schwinn BioDyne 120 stationary exercise bike. Excellent condition, asking $100. 319-698-2036.

Birthday and Anniversary Winners Thursday, August 31st

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 8:02 am

Maya Bruty Washington

Mike and Linda Gardner Washington

Golden Hawks Open River Valley Conference Play

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team opens up the River Valley Conference season tonight when they travel to Durant.

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WMU and Highland Clash for Conference Matchup Thursday

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Highland (2-4) volleyball team entertains Winfield-Mt. Union (2-4) tonight in an early season conference matchup.

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Iowa Mennonite School Opens Superconference Season

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team begins the Southeast Iowa Superconference season tonight when they travel to Wapello.

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Jaivonn Willis Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

This week’s Hedge Above Lawncare Athlete of the Week is Demon football player Jaivonn Willis. Jaivonn tallied three scores in the Demons opening season win against Albia including a rushing touchdown, receiving touchdown, and 75 yard punt return for a touchdown.

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Southeast Iowa Makes Appearances in Most Recent Associated Press Football Poll

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

Several KCII area teams are gaining notice at the statewide level on the high school gridiron.

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Sigourney Volleyball Gets Revenge on Pekin

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

A week after falling to them in a tournament the Sigourney volleyball team got their sweet revenge against Pekin on Tuesday by winning their first contest of the year.

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Washington’s State Theater First Stop of “Saving Brinton” Iowa Tour

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 6:28 am


Image courtesy of Saving Brinton

Four years of filming a retired teacher and his century-old films from the Brinton collection has been developed into an 87-minute documentary called Saving Brinton.

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Public Health Veterinarians Safeguard Consumption Through Food Supply

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 6:28 am

Veterinarians are usually depicted providing healthcare to pets or farm animals in a private clinic setting.

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Washington County Looks to Apply for Grant to Help with Communications Upgrade

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 6:28 am

A request for a grant is being submitted to help fund the emergency communications upgrade in Washington County.

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Winfield-Based Grasshorse Studios Creates Fitz & the Tantrums Music Video

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 6:25 am


Grasshorse Studios constructed this puppet soundstage for an upcoming project. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

What looks like a modest business front in downtown Winfield holds a type of work that you would rather expect to see in Hollywood.

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Forum Held with Washington School Board Candidates

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 6:24 am


Ed Raber (third from left) moderates a candidates forum Wednesday at Washington High School. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Funding, open enrollment, facilities, open communication, partnerships with the community, and retaining quality teachers were all discussed at Wednesday’s Washington School Board candidates forum.

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August Rain and Temperatures Below Normal in Washington

Posted: Thursday, August 31st, 2017 at 6:23 am

August precipitation and temperatures were below normal in Washington.

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