Archive for June, 2018

Supervisors Elect to Not Provide Funding to YMCA for Enhance Iowa Application

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Unanimously the Washington County Board of Supervisors decided to not provide any financial backing for the YMCA’s request for an Enhance Iowa application.

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Crews Repair Pavement Blow Up West of Crawfordsville

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Temperatures in the 90s caused a pavement blow up in Washington County this week.

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One Inch of Rain Recorded in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 6:23 am


It was a wet Tuesday in Washington and more rain is expected through Friday.

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Soil Moisture in Southeast Iowa Short to Very Short

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Last week rain fell in parts of Iowa, but soil moisture conditions remain the most dry in southeast and south central Iowa.

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Kalona Public Library Starts Outdoor Summer Concert Series Thursday

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 6:20 am


Larry Mossman and Kathy Maxey are performing at the Kalona Public Library June 21. Photo courtesy of Olivia Kahler.

“Libraries Rock” for this year’s summer reading program, and the Kalona Public Library will be rocking outdoors for a concert series.

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BREAKING NEWS: Seven Agencies Respond to Valve Leak at Koch Nitrogen Company

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 5:54 pm


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Seven agencies responded to reports of an ammonia chemical release at Koch Nitrogen Company northwest of West Chester Tuesday.

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Leonard Hixson

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 5:02 pm

Funeral service for 90-year-old Leonard D. Hixson of Iowa City, formerly of Columbus City, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday (6/22) at St. Marks United Methodist Church in Iowa City.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington Community Theater directors Chris Hanson and Jennifer Wagner about Young Frankenstein which opens this Friday.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Donor Relations Consultant Chris Ciasto about the need for blood donations this summer. This is part one of a two part interview.

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Arlena Tinnes

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 12:48 pm

Funeral service for 72-year-old Arlena Tinnes of Keota will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday (6/22) at Powell Funeral Home in Keota.

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Demons sweep Trojans, move into tie for top spot in SE Conference

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 8:03 am

The Washington Demon softball team completed the sweep of Fairfield in their double-header here at home last night.

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Demons split with Trojans in marathon DH

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 8:03 am

The Washington Demon baseball took on conference rival Fairfield last night in a double-header that went over five and a half hours.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winners Tuesday, June 19th

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 8:02 am

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Hawks Outhit Comets But Drop Contest

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie softball team dropped their seventh straight game on Monday, as the Bellevue Comets came to Kalona and grabbed a 5-2 win.

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Iowa Mennonite Baseball Doubles Up Falcons

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team got revenge on Louisa-Muscatine Monday in Kalona, scoring an 8-4 win over the Falcons.

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Iowa Mennonite Baseball and Softball Meets Mediapolis

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball and softball teams travel to Mediapolis Tuesday for a Southeast Iowa Superconference doubleheader with the Bulldogs and Bullettes.

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Crews Extinguish Fire at Steel Plant in Wapello

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 6:27 am


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Crews responded to a fire at a steel manufacturer in Wapello Monday.

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Fundraising Efforts Underway for Next Washington Police Department K-9 Unit

Posted: Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 6:26 am

The Washington Police Department will soon be without two officers who have uncovered more than $1 million in drugs during their tenure and they each have four paws.

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