Archive for December, 2017

Riverside Fire Department Purchasing New Air Pack Equipment

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:24 am


Riverside Emergency Services Association receives Washington County Riverboat Foundation grant. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

The Riverside Fire Department will be better equipped to safely fight fires and rescue victims with new air packs.

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Fewer Traffic Fatalities in Iowa This Year

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Iowa has had fewer traffic fatalities this year than last year.

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Keota Eagle Advocates Host Magician Show for Technology Upgrades

Posted: Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:20 am

With a bit of magic, the Keota Eagle Advocates are raising money for technology upgrades for the Keota School District.

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Genealogical Society

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 8:53 pm

Title: Genealogical Society
Description: The Washington County Genealogical Society will meet on Tuesday January 2 at 10 a.m. The program will be \”Antiques Roadshow\” and everyone is invited to bring an item for show and tell. The group will meet in the Genealogy Library in the basement of the Washington Public Library.
Date: 2018-01-02

Mildred I. Patterson

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 1:21 pm

A celebration of life for 105-year-old Mildred I. Patterson will be Friday (12/29) at 10:30 a.m. at the Kalona United Methodist Church.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII takes a look back at the news from 2017. Today’s segment is April, May, and June.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with WACO High School Student Council Treasurer Caitlin Sells about the school’s annual Pennies for Parkview fundraiser, which raised nearly $3,000 for Parkview Home in Wayland.

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For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 8:52 am

– Couch, 3 years old, very clean, good condition, blue
– $150
– Swivel rocker, blue, very clean, good condition
– $40
-319-461-6295

Birthday Winner December 27, 2017

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 8:20 am

Birthday Winner:

Deb Kilbourn

There is no anniversary winner today.

Savage Girls Pull Away From Colfax-Mingo

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney girls’ basketball team concluded their impressive first half of the season Thursday when they took care of business against Colfax-Mingo 74-46.

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Cobras Grapple in Rocket Duals

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney-Keota wrestling teams closed out the first half of the season Friday traveling to Eddyville-Blakesburg for a dual tournament.

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Fourth Quarter Lifts Falcons Past WACO Girls

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

In their final action before the Christmas holiday, the WACO girls basketball team fell on the road against West Burlington 58-37.

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West Burlington Too Much for WACO Boys

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The WACO boys basketball team closed up their pre Christmas slate last week falling to West Burlington on the road 72-52.

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Kalona Updating City Comprehensive Plan

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:28 am

The City of Kalona is asking for its residents input in updating the comprehensive plan.

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Clear Sidewalks of Snow and Ice

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Residents of the City of Washington are reminded to clear their sidewalks of snow and ice.

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Alliant Energy Warns Customers of Scam

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Alliant Energy is warning customers of scams after receiving a record number of reports.

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Celebrate the New Year Safely, Have a Designated Driver

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:25 am

As New Year’s Eve approaches, Iowans are reminded to celebrate and drive safely.

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How to Dispose of Christmas Trees in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Now that Christmas is over, many live Christmas trees are growing dry with needles falling.

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Wellman-Scofield Library Hosting Kids’ Noon Year’s Eve Party Friday

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Would you like your children to celebrate the new year without breaking their bedtime?

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Washington FFA Uses Banquet to Teach Others about Hunger

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:23 am

The Washington FFA chapter recently held a banquet, but it was different than most and taught attendees about hunger and global demographics.

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