Today's Local News

WHS Music Students to Go to NYC, Hawaii

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Every two years the music department at Washington High School will take students on a trip.

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Loebsack Visits With Vets in Washington

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Veterans had the chance to meet with Congressman Dave Loebsack in Washington this week.

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City and Postal Service Renew Lease Agreement

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona and United States Postal Service have renewed their lease agreement.

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Above Average Precipitation Recorded

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Nearly three times the normal amount of precipitation has been recorded in the area so far this month.

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Bluegrass Festival Enters 28th Year

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A music festival scheduled for this weekend in rural Washington County has been held for nearly three decades.

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Interest Rate Chosen for Richmond, Rubio Systems

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The interest rate for those who will have special assessments added to their taxes for individual septic systems in Richmond and Rubio was set by the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Lynn Fisher of Washington Public Health about West Nile Virus.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today, we discuss this week’s Kalona City Council meeting with city administrator Ryan Schlabaugh.

BREAKING: School’s Business Manager Charged with Theft

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:27 am

The former Mid-Prairie Community School District business manager, Cindy Steege, has been charged with second-degree theft.

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Building Begins to Fall in Downtown Fairfield

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:56 am

A building partially collapsed in downtown Fairfield yesterday afternoon.

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Semi and Sprayer Collide

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A collision involving a semi and a sprayer boom occurred on Highway 218 near Riverside last night.

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Mt. Pleasant Man in Three Car, Fatal Wreck

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A Mt. Pleasant man was injured in a three car accident Monday in Benton County.

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Floods Cause Over $50,000 in Damage to Area Roads

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Between $55,000 and $65,000 worth of damage was experienced by Washington County roads.

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Kalona to Take Steps to Protect Area Hit Hard by Flooding

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona is taking action in response to rain that flooded basements, yards and streets last week.

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Assistance Available to Homeowners Recovering From Flash Flood

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Kalona residents impacted by last weeks flooding are eligible for some assistance.

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Avoid Feeding Critters This Summer

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Campers should avoid feeding wildlife while out this summer.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot, Director of PAWS and More animal shelter in Washington, about taking care of pets during the summer. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

In today’s program we continue our conversation regarding the non-profit Aiming for a Cure with Steve Ries and Ryan Giannini.

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Vehicle Rolls Into Cornfield

Posted: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 6:26 am

A rollover accident occurred on Highway 218 just north of Crawfordsville yesterday at approximately 7:41 p.m.

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Cyclist Clipped by Vehicle Mirror

Posted: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A bicyclist was hit by the mirror of a vehicle in the 2100 block of 250th Street yesterday afternoon.

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