Today's Local News

Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Danielle Pettit-Majewski and Lynn Fisher of the Washington Traffic Safety Coalition about Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today, we continue our discussion with Brighton United Church Pastor Rick Zickefoose about Fellowship at Brighton.

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Are You the Driver You Want Your Child to Be?

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:24 am

Seventy-five people have died in car accidents in Iowa so far this year, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation and 317 died last year.

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Beatty Looks to Compete in Canada

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Washington teen has been selected for a junior development team and will be racing in a week-long international tour in Canada this summer.

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Proceeds from Summer Event to Go Towards Community Center

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Plans for an all-day event in late summer are underway in Riverside.

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Brighton Holding Theme Contest for Annual Event

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Brighton residents are encouraged to take part in a theme contest for this summer’s Whoopee Days.

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Library Celebrates Earth Day

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Today is Earth Day, which marks the anniversary of the beginning of the modern environmental movement in 1970, according to the Earth Day Network.

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Council to Discuss Municipal Building, Burning, Downtown Codes

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Municpal Building overhaul, downtown construction permitting, sidewalk cafe ordinance and changes to open burning restrictions are on the agenda for tonight’s Washington City Council work session.

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Local Students Attending Scholar Ceremony

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am
435 seniors from across Iowa will be honored this weekend.

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Live Healthy Iowa Strut Your Pup Challenge Kicks Off

Posted: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 6:20 am

As the weather warms up the Live Healthy Iowa campaign continues.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with LeAnn Kunz, library assistant at the Washington Public Library, about Earth Day and an upcoming poetry share.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we begin a discussion with Brighton United Church Pastor Rick Zickefoose regarding Fellowship at Brighton.

Richmond, Rubio Update Slated for Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Updates will be presented at tomorrow’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Road Closure Begins Today

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Approximately four miles of Vine Avenue, or W64, will be closed for a concrete overlay project beginning today.

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Ding Darling Memorial Highway Effort Continues

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

The individuals working to name Highway 78 the Jay N. Ding Darling Memorial Highway are one step closer to their goal.

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Washington’s 175th Anniversary Volunteer Fair Tonight

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Tonight is Washington’s 175th Anniversary volunteer fair.

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Celebrate Earth Day Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Earth Day is tomorrow.

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Groups Promise to Match Grant for Kalona Park

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Funding is being sought for a project that the Kalona Library Board discussed over the winter.  

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High School Students from Three Area High Schools to Perform Together

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A county-wide high school vocal concert will be held next week.

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Kalona Purchasing New Backhoe

Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Kalona is trading in their backhoe.

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