Today's Local News

Post Office, Libraries Closed for Holiday

Posted: Friday, July 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Government offices are closed today in recognition of the federal holiday.

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Wellman Water Supply Unsafe for Some

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 5:12 pm

Residents of Wellman are being warned not to give tap water to infants under six months old.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Kati Peiffer about tonight’s 5k and 10k for Relay for Life.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, the first half of our discussion regarding the ribbon cutting for Lake Darling State Park with president of Friends of Lake Darling, Fay Vittetoe.

Flooding Forces Evacuations

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

Flood warnings are in their fourth day for the KCII listening area.

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Mural to be Painted in Downtown Washington

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:24 am

A mural will be painted in downtown Washington this summer.

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Local State Park Opening Later This Month

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Just a few more aspects of the Lake Darling State Park renovation need to be completed before it opens later this month.

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Relay for Life 5k and 10k Tonight

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

An annual Relay for Life event will be held in Washington tonight.

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Area Counties Included in Disaster Declaration

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Storms that caused flooding in the surrounding area have prompted a disaster declaration.

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Remember Food Safety During the Holiday

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Barbeques, potlucks, picnics, fireworks and parades are all part of the holiday weekend’s festivities.

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Low Temperatures Overnight

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Washington nearly hit the record low overnight for July 2nd and 3rd.

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Democratic Candidates Traveling to Fairfield

Posted: Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A chance to meet democrats running for office this fall is coming up this weekend.

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In Touch with Southeast

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss the Saturday’s community celebration in Crawfordsville with Sonya Love-Smith, president of the Crawfordsville Community Club.

ATVs May Be Allowed on City of Washington Streets

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 6:26 am

ATVs, or all terrain vehicles, are one step closer to being permitted on City of Washington streets.

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Kalona Helping Residents Impacted by Flooding

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona is providing dumpsters to residents dealing with the aftermath of flash flooding.

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Precipitation Above Normal for June

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The month of June saw more precipitation than normal in Washington.

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West Nile Virus Case Confirmed in Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A human case of West Nile virus has been confirmed in Iowa.

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Mid-Prairie Looking for New Foreign Language Teacher

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Mid-Prairie School District is in the process of finding a new Mandarin Chinese teacher.

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Flooding Continues, Stay Safe

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Rainfalls have caused flooding in the area recently.

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Soybean Harvest Projected to be Record High

Posted: Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Nearly half of a million more acres of soybeans were planted this year than projected in March, according to the USDA acreage report.

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