Archive for January, 2018

Car Crashes into Washington Business

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:29 am

A vehicle crashed into a business in Washington Wednesday night.

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Lee County Man Convicted in Shooting Death of Fairfield Man

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:28 am


Joseph Mayorga Jr.

A Lee County man has plead guilty in the February 2017 murder of a Fairfield man.

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Flu Deaths in Iowa Climbs to 29

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Iowa has had 29 influenza-associated deaths this flu season, since October 1st.

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Opportunities Available to Volunteer with Night to Shine

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:25 am

With the hall decorated in blue, black, and silver, each attendee will be crowned a king or queen at the Night to Shine in Washington.

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Big Red Radio to Visit Halcyon House Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Listen to KCII Friday for a live broadcast from Halcyon House in Washington.

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Kalona Working with Iowa Flood Center to Predict Flood Insurance Costs

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The City of Kalona is one of the first communities working with the Iowa Flood Center to predict flood insurance costs through the Federal Emergency Management Agency National Flood Insurance Program.

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Planting Milkweed in Your Landscaping Can Help Monarch Butterflies

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:24 am


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After seeing an 80% population decline in the eastern monarch butterfly the past two decades the Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium is working on strategies for recovery including planting milkweed.

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Twelve Mid-Prairie Speech Groups Advancing to State Contest

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 6:20 am

Twelve Mid-Prairie speech groups will be competing at the state speech contest.

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Kristine Ross “Kris” Pierson

Posted: Thursday, January 25th, 2018 at 5:08 am

 

Mass of Resurrection for 59-year-old Kristine Ross “Kris” Pierson of Washington will be held at 10:30a.m. Saturday at St. James Catholic Church.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Main Street Washington Director Sarah Grunewaldt about the organization celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. This is part two of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Mid-Prairie West Elementary Counselor Leanne Bender about the Girls on the Run program. This is part two of a two-part interview.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday Winner Wednesday, January 24th

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7:59 am

Mildred Kamper 90 Washington

WACO Grapplers Take Two at Cardinal

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The WACO wrestling team had a productive night on Tuesday traveling to Cardinal and sweeping a triangular.

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Iowa Mennonite School and Winfield-Mt. Union Split Doubleheader

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Winfield-Mt. Union hosted Iowa Mennonite School in a Southeast Iowa Superconference basketball doubleheader Tuesday night.

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Hawks Split With Wilton

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys and girls basketball teams traveled to Wilton Tuesday for a River Valley Conference doubleheader with the Beavers.

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Demon Wrestling Captures Fifth Straight Conference Title

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Another Southeast Conference dual season is in the books and another regular season title can be checked off the list for the Washington wrestling team, as they downed Mount Pleasant last night to cap off a perfect conference slate.

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College Scoreboard

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa men’s basketball team got a much needed win on Tuesday over Wisconsin 85-67. The Hawkeyes improve to 11-11 overall and 2-7 in conference. They will get back on the court Saturday traveling to face Nebraska.

Two-Vehicle Collision in Henry County Sends Drivers to Hospital

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 6:27 am


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Two vehicles collided head-on northeast of Mount Pleasant Monday morning.

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Washington High School Sending Seven Speech Groups to State

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Seven Washington High School speech groups are advancing to the state speech contest.

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Washington Sees Slight Uptick in Unemployment Rates

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Washington County’s unemployment rate increased slightly from November to December.

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