Archive for November, 2018

No Drought Conditions in Iowa, First Time Since May 2017

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Iowa is officially no longer experiencing drought conditions.

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WCCB Director Search Entering Interview Stage

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:22 am

The search for the next Washington County Conservation Board Director is now approaching the interview stage.

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Three Charged with Theft in Washington

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:22 am


Harlee L. Brooks


Shyla R. Polk

Three people were charged with theft in Washington early Friday morning.

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Grand Opening Held for The Joy of Music

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2018 at 6:20 am

A ribbon cutting was held for a business in downtown Washington.

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Pedersen Found Incompetent to Stand Trial

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:37 pm


A hearing was held to determine what steps to take next in the Clarence Dean Pedersen case regarding his charge of murder.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News speaks with Washington Middle School Principal Curt Mayer and Washington County Public Health Administrator Danielle Pettit-Majewski about a program helping middle school students learn about healthy behaviors and decision making. This is part two of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re joined by Head volleyball coach of Highland High School, Whitney Howard, to talk about the fundraiser they did with volleyball team from Columbus High school.

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Fatal Accident Near Fairfield

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 12:18 pm

One person died and passengers were injured in a two-vehicle wreck near Fairfield Friday morning.

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Voting Continues for Roth, Most Valuable Coach Award

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 10:40 am

Voting for the U.S. Cellular Most Valuable Coach Award is ongoing until this coming Tuesday, and Washington’s Steve Roth needs your votes.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Friday, November 9th

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 8:54 am

Gary Murphy

Kick Returns? Snow Problem.

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 7:38 am

Winfield-Mt. Union’s Brandon Snowden had never played a single down of football before this season. After leading WMU in the 100, 200, and 400 meter dashes last track season, the folks on the fall sports side of things were wondering what he could bring to the football field. What they got was astounding.

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Nine Huskies Named All-District After Stellar Season

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 7:20 am

The Highland football team had the turnaround of the year in Class A, going from 2-7 to an 8-3 playoff team in just one season. Change doesn’t usually come overnight in these types of situations, but one of this magnitude comes from the help of a lot of different people.

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Hawks Name Team Award Winners

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team held their annual awards banquet Thursday night at Mid-Prairie High School.

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Hostetler Named Coach of the Year

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 7:00 am

After a tremendous 2018 season, awards keep coming in for the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk cross country teams.

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KCII Starts 16th Annual Caring Christmas Food Drive

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:30 am

KCII Radio’s 16th Annual Caring Christmas food drive is underway.

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Naloxone Training Coming to Washington to Help Fight Opioid Overdose Deaths

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:26 am

The number of deaths involving opioids in Iowa has fallen 35% in the first eight months of this year compared to 2017.

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Iowa Mennonite Spirit Week is Next Week

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Iowa Mennonite School is having their fall spirit week next week.

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Local Veteran to Speak at Free Dinner for Veterans Saturday

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:25 am

A Wayland veteran will be speaking in Washington for a free Veterans Day dinner.

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Kalona is Developing New Comprehensive Plan

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The City of Kalona is drafting a new comprehensive plan.

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Offices to be Closed Monday for Veterans Day

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Veterans Day is this Sunday and many offices and businesses will be closed Monday in observance of the federal holiday.

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