Archive for October, 2017

October 21st, 2017

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 8:10 am

Birthday winner – Sue Applegate of Washington

Anniversary winners – Joe and Nancy Aldrich of Washington

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:51 am

’83 Starcraft Bass boat. 1500hp motor, runs great. New tires on trailer. $2250

319-461-4987

Garage Sale

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:45 am

Garage Sale at 1102 East Tyler in Washington. Avon, jewelry, household items, and miscellaneous items.

Demon Volleyball Ends Season in First Round

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington volleyball team saw their season come to a close losing to Mount Pleasant in the first round of regionals in straight sets.

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WMU Falls to New London in Season Finale

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union football team fell in their final game of the season losing to New London 44-0.

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Wildcats Close Season With Win

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Columbus football team finished 2017 on a positive note, rolling through Van Buren on the road Friday 29-8 in their season finale.

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Washington Steamrolls Fort Madison; Playoffs Next

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

In the final tune up before the postseason the Washington football team dominated in normal fashion on Friday night in Fort Madison defeating the Bloodhounds 63-15.

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Bulldog Comeback Spoils Senior Night for Golden Hawks

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie led for more than three quarters of their Senior Night game Friday in Wellman against the Mediapolis Bulldogs, but costly Golden Hawk miscues and a late MEPO surge gave them the win 39-28.

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Keota Man Faces Two Counts of Sexual Abuse Charges

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 6:28 am


Kim Wallerich

A preliminary hearing has been set for a Keota man facing sexual abuse charges.

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Washington Council Approves $5.5 Million for Water Plant Improvements

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 6:28 am

Unanimously the Washington City Council approved up to $5.5 million in water revenue capital loan notes for water plant improvements.

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Area Runners Qualify for State Cross Country Meet

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 6:26 am


Photo by Andrew Schneider

High school runners from Washington, Mid-Prairie, Iowa Mennonite School, Highland, and Winfield-Mt. Union have qualified for the state cross country meet.

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Drought Conditions Lessen, Washington County Abnormally Dry

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 6:25 am

Drought conditions have continued to lessen, with less than half a percent of Iowa now in severe drought.

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KCII Broadcasting Live from Haunted Machine Shed in Winfield

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 6:24 am

The Winfield Community Development Group encourages residents to get scared for a good cause at Madness in the Machine Shed.

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City’s Yard Waste Center Open Saturdays

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 6:22 am

Residents of the City of Washington can now get rid of yard waste on Saturday mornings.

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Fire Damages Portion of Crooked Creek Christian Camp Building

Posted: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 at 6:20 am

Washington and Brighton Fire Departments responded to a fire at Crooked Creek Christian Camp Thursday morning.

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KCII Friday Night Football Scoreboard Week__9__

Posted: Friday, October 20th, 2017 at 10:46 pm

Here is the Week 9 Friday Night Football scoreboard from last night around the KCII listening area:

Washington  63   Fort Madison 15

Mediapolis 39   Mid-Prairie 28

Wilton 36   Sigourney-Keota 30

Columbus 29   Van Buren 8

Wapello 44   Highland 8

Midland 52   Lone Tree 20

Iowa Valley 76   WACO 61

New London 44   Winfield-Mt. Union 0

Clear Creek Amana 29   Central DeWitt 14

Solon 43   Fairfield 0

Mt Pleasant 49    Keokuk 13

Mount Vernon 42   Williamsburg 14

Flu Vaccine Clinic

Posted: Friday, October 20th, 2017 at 8:16 pm

Title: Flu Vaccine Clinic
Description: Washington County Public Health is having a flu vaccine clinic from 1-3:30 p.m. on Wednesday October 25. You can pay by cash, check, or medicare card. Call 653-7758 to schedule an appointment.
Date: 2017-10-25

Vendor and Craft Fair

Posted: Friday, October 20th, 2017 at 7:07 pm

Title: Vendor and Craft Fair
Location: Winfield-Mt. Union
Description: The Winfield-Mt. Union Senior Class is hosting a vendor and craft fair for a class fundraiser on Saturday November 11 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Winfield-Mt. Union School small gym.
Date: 2017-11-11

Wine & Whiskers BBQ Fundraiser

Posted: Friday, October 20th, 2017 at 7:07 pm

Title: Wine & Whiskers BBQ Fundraiser
Location: Wooden Wheel Vineyards
Description: PAWS & More Animal Shelter invites you to their Wine & Whiskers BBQ Fundraiser on November 11 at Wooden Wheel Vineyards in Keota. Cash bar is at 5 p.m., dinner is at 6:30 p.m. There will be a quilt raffle, silent auction, and guaranteed fun throughout the evening. Tickets can be purchased at the shelter. Visit their Facebook page for more details.
Date: 2017-11-11

Ornamental and Turfgrass Instruction Course

Posted: Friday, October 20th, 2017 at 7:06 pm

Title: Ornamental and Turfgrass Instruction Course
Location: Washington County Extension Office
Description: ISU Extension and Outreach Washington County Office will host an ornamental and turfgrass continuing instruction course for commercial pesticide applicators on Wednesday, November 8. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. followed by sessions from 9-11:30 a.m. Registration fee is $35 on or before November 1 and $45 after November 1. To register contact the Washington County Extension Office at 653-4811.
Date: 2017-11-08