Archive for April, 2018

Bullettes Shut Out Demons

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington girls soccer team suffered a setback Thursday, falling to the Mediapolis Bullettes by a 5-0 score.

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Demon Boys Soccer Set for Saturday Match with Bulldogs

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington boys soccer team is back on the pitch Saturday when they travel to Mediapolis to face the Bulldogs.

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Huskies, Lions and Wildcats Meet in Area Golf Triangular

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:00 am

On Thursday, at Cedarcrest Golf Course, the Highland Huskies, Columbus Wildcats and the Lone Tree Lions met in a Southeast Iowa Superconference triangular meet.

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Area Teams Take the Track Friday at Drake

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Highland Huskies and Sigourney Savages competed in the Friday session at the Drake Relays in Des Moines.

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Hostetler Sisters Wrap Up Drake Events Saturday

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls track team will see Anna and Marie Hostetler run one final time at the Drake Relays in the 2018 season this afternoon when they take part in the 1500.

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Wolves Golf Sweeps Falcons

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Winfield-Mt. Union Wolves hosted the Louisa Muscatine Falcons in a Southeast Iowa Superconference conference dual on Thursday.

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New Director Selected for Washington Free Public Library

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:28 am


Bryna Walker

The new director of the Washington Free Public Library has been hired.

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Ainsworth Waiting on DNR’s Approval to Drill New Well

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:27 am

A water conservation order remains in effect for the City of Ainsworth.

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Mid-Prairie FFA Chapter Receive Silver and Gold Ratings at State Convention

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am


FR: Garrett Sexton, Sophia Norman & Dallas Miller; MR: David Murray & Quinn Schmidt; BR: Shae Becker & Cassidy Rourke received their Iowa FFA Degrees. Photo courtesy of Elsa Schmidt.
The Mid-Prairie FFA chapter was recognized as a gold-rated superior chapter at the Iowa FFA Leadership Conference April 22-24.

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Kewash Trail to Have 800 Tree Seedlings Planted

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am

After 130 trees are given away to Washington residents a tree planting event will be held along the Kewash Trail in Washington.

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Most of Washington County Still Abnormally Dry

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:23 am

While drought conditions overall for the State of Iowa worsened slightly from last week to this week, the conditions remained unchanged in the KCII listening area.

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Washington’s Iowa Renewable Energy Teams Up with Pennsylvania Plant

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Iowa Renewable Energy, LLC, in Washington has announced a strategic partnership with Lake Erie Biofuels, LLC, HERO BX, to manufacture and market biodiesel at the local facility.

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Bat Houses at Marr Park Ready for Migration This Year

Posted: Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:20 am


Photo courtesy of Trevor Nida.

As bats migrate to southeast Iowa this summer, they will be welcomed to a new home at Marr Park.

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BREAKING NEWS: Motorcycle Wreck in Washington Friday

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 6:00 pm


Photo by Sam McIntosh

A motorcycle crashed near downtown Washington Friday.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington Tree Committee member Andy Dahl about the annual tree giveaway that will be held on the square May 5th.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with University of Iowa Mobile Clinic Columbus Junction coordinator Victoria Mendoza about National Minority Health Month. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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BREAKING NEWS: Mid-Prairie to Hold Special Session Meeting Pertaining to Volunteer and Criminal Background

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 11:10 am

A special meeting will be held this weekend at the Mid-Prairie School District to discuss the status of a volunteer.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 8:48 am

2 front bucket seats for a Dodge Neon. Gray in color. They do recline. Very clean. 319-461-0745

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 8:48 am

250 gal flat bottom chemical storage tank $75

chemical inductor $25

softball gear miscellaneous

319-936-5430

BREAKING NEWS: New Washington Superintendent Hired

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 8:22 am

The new Washington Community School District superintendent has been selected.

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