Today's Local News

Record Corn Crop Predicted

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Corn production for the country for this year is over 15,243 million bushels, a record crop according to the United States Department of Agriculture.

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Washington 4-H’ers Bring Home Awards from State Fair

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am


Lauren Sieren

Washington County 4-H’ers took many animals to Des Moines for this year’s Iowa State Fair livestock exhibits.

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Proof of Vaccines Needed for College

Posted: Monday, August 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Students heading to college this fall may need some shots before classes start.

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Proof of Vaccines Needed for College

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Students heading to college this fall may need some shots before classes start.

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PEDV Project Receives Award

Posted: Sunday, August 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am

More than 300 agriculture and natural resources entries were part of this year’s Iowa State Fair and a Washington student was one of 10 to receive a prestigious honor.

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Tailgate Against Cancer Today

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Area citizens are raising awareness and funds for the American Cancer Society today through Washington’s annual Relay for Life event.

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Juveniles Injured in Rollover Accident

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Two Riverside juveniles were injured in a one vehicle accident Thursday afternoon.

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Washington 4-H’er Receives Award from Threads Magazine

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A special award from Threads Magazine was presented to Washington 4-H’er Addison Gaal at the Iowa State Fair.

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Soil Moisture Adequate in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Soil moisture across Iowa has experienced a drop due to below average precipitation.

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Riverside 4-Her Named Champion

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

One of the showmanship awards presented last weekend at the 2014 Iowa State Fair went to a Washington County 4-Her.

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Council Approves Purchase of New Gate Valve Wrench

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Washington City Council approved the purchase of a gate valve wrench for $27,755 at this week’s meeting.

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Grassley Concerned About Tyson-Hillshire Merger

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Tyson Foods has proposed the acquistion of Hillshire Brands.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Senator Chuck Grassley about projected record corn yields. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Jerry Rediger joins us to discuss Bridges of Faith and the Ukrainian orphans that will be staying in Kalona over the weekend as part of a cultural exchange.

Washington County Juveniles Injured in Rollover Accident

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 9:40 am

Two Riverside juveniles were injured in a one vehicle accident yesterday afternoon.

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Hearing Held for Washington County Attorney

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A judge is deciding whether Washington County Attorney Larry Brock violated state law.

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Relay for Life in Downtown Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tailgate against cancer tomorrow with Washington’s Relay for Life event.

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Kalona Downtown Celebration Begins This Afternoon

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A free outdoor movie is among today’s activities in Kalona.

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Area 4-H’ers Awarded for Showmanship at State Fair

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two Washington County 4-H’ers took top awards for showmanship at the Iowa State Fair.

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Bank Robbery Suspects Enter Plea of Not Guilty

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The suspects in a robbery at the Hills Bank location in Hills have entered pleas of not guilty.

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