Archive for December, 2017

Louisa County Conservation Begins Outdoor Adventures for Kids this Winter

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 6:20 am

Maple syruping, paddling, and hanging out with live raptors are just a few of the activities Louisa County Conservation has planned for 2018.

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Michael McDole

Posted: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 5:36 am

Celebration of life services for 39-year-old Michael “Mike” McDole of Washington will be held at 11 a.m. Friday (12/29) at St. James Catholic Church.

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Paul Scherrer

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 4:49 pm

A mass of christian burial for 100-year-old Paul Melvin Scherrer of Riverside will be held Saturday (12/30) at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 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 January, February, and March.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Washington Economic Development Group Executive Director Ed Raber about a discussion he hosted on Washington County housing development and some opportunities around the county for development. This is part two of a two-part interview.

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Wilbur Gene Nicholson

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 11:50 am

Interment for 94-year-old Wilbur Gene Nicholson of Washington will be held at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington.

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Birthday Winner Tuesday, December 26th

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 7:56 am

Sue Wagner of Washington

Anniversary Winner Sunday, December 24th

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 7:56 am

Lynn and Rita Reasoner 37 years

Wildcat Boys Drop Final Game of First Half

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Columbus boys basketball team was in action Thursday in search of their first win on the year when they traveled to West Liberty.

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Columbus Girls Fall in First Half Finale

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Columbus girls basketball team traveled to West Liberty Thursday to wrap up the first half of their campaign, falling to the Comets 50-38.

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Savage Boys Fall to Colfax-Mingo

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Sigourney boys’ basketball team was on the court for the final time in 2017 on Thursday and they fell to Colfax-Mingo 76-45.

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Keota Boys Get Bounce Back Win Over North Mahaska

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 7:00 am

After losing three of their last four contests, the Keota boys’ basketball team finished off the first half of the year strong by defeating North Mahaska 67-45.

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Possible Riverside Development Could Be Special for Washington County

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

The City of Riverside has signed a letter of intent to negotiate with an Iowa City contractor for a 70-home housing development.

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Nine Wrecks in Six Hours

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 6:26 am

The first snow of the season fell across southeast Iowa over the Christmas weekend and multiple car wrecks happened in Washington County.

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A White Christmas for Washington

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 6:26 am

It was a white Christmas in southeast Iowa.

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WACO Students Raise $3000 in Pennies for Parkview Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 6:24 am


Juniors (left to right) John Skriver, Isaac McVey and Joe Edeker strategize their penny bomb on the seventh grade. Photo courtesy of WACO School District.

A little rivalry can be a good thing in the WACO Community School District, as the seventh through twelfth grade students held their annual Pennies for Parkview fundraiser.

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Washington City Council Moves Forward on Two Properties

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 6:23 am

The Washington City Council is working to get the necessary space to build a new fire department in the coming year and beautify the town.

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Supervisors to Meet Wednesday

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Due to the holidays, the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting is Wednesday this week.

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Board of Health Discusses Smoking Devices, Building Needs

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Electronic smoking devices, home health care evaluations, and building opportunities were discussed at Thursday’s Washington County Board of Health meeting.

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Time to Dispose of Live Christmas Trees

Posted: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017 at 6:20 am

Although some may still be celebrating the holidays and feeling Christmas cheer, now is the time to dispose of live christmas trees.

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