Today's Local News

Mid-Prairie to Makeup Cancelled School Days

Posted: Thursday, February 12th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Mid-Prairie students will have a normal day of school Monday.

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Hunter Education Class Offered in Washington

Posted: Thursday, February 12th, 2015 at 6:19 am

Anyone born after 1972 is required to have a regular hunting license and be able to show a hunter education certificate before hunting in Iowa.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Kierstan Peck and Ed Rustioni about Daffodil Days.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss allowable growth for Iowa’s school districts with State Representative for House District 78, Jarad Klein.

Iowa House & Senate Approve Separate Funding Increases for Schools

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Iowa House and Senate have approved separate K-12 spending packages.

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Mental Health Assessments Continue in Local Emergency Room

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A local hospital is now working with a mental health center to improve crisis services.

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Council Approves Main Street, Chamber and WEDG Funding

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Funding requests from Main Street Washington, the Washington Chamber of Commerce, and Washington Economic Development Group (WEDG) were approved at last night’s special session of the Washington City Council.

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New Shop Open in Downtown Washington

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A new business focused on art is open in downtown Washington.

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Supervisors Approve $286,000 Budget Amendment

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Yesterday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors approved a budget amendment for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.

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Daffodil Days Comes to Washington and Wellman

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Daffodils will soon be seen in Washington and Wellman, as volunteers sell the yellow flowers as a fundraiser for the Washington and Wellman Rotary Clubs and the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Washington County.

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Local Students Offering Singing Valentine’s

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:20 am

A local school is again making it possible to send your friends and family singing valentine’s.

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PAWS Celebrating Valentine’s Day

Posted: Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 6:20 am

In honor of this weekend’s holiday of love, PAWS and More Animal Shelter is running a special for adoptions.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Stewart Elementary Principal Adam Miller about kindergarten round-up.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our Emerald Ash Borer discussion with Ray Lehn, Iowa DNR Forester for District 6.

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Juveniles Charged for Dissemination of Child Pornography

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 8:26 am

Two juveniles have been charged for dissemination of child pornography in the City of Washington.

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Refurbished Century Old Films to Premiere at Century Old Opera House

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Films believed to be the oldest in the world will be shown in Washington County next month.

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Washington County 911 Dealing with Radio Reception Problems

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Communication centers across the state and country are continuing to deal with the impact of a federal mandate that took effect more than two years ago.

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Parents Encouraged to Register for Kindergarten Round-up Now

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Parents of children turning five-years-old on or before September 15th, 2015 are encouraged to register now for a kindergarten round-up session in the Washington School District.

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Sunday Deadline to Enroll for Health Insurance

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

There’s under a week left to enroll for health insurance through the healthcare marketplace.

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Learn How Kirkwood Can Help Area High School Students Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

High school students and their parents from Washington, Highland, Keota, Lone Tree, Mid-Prairie and WACO school districts are invited to attend tonight’s informational session at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center.

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