Today's Local News

Kalona City Council Accepts Bid for Street Repairs

Posted: Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Kalona residents could see some road construction in the coming months.

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Truck Rolls inWreck on Riverside Road

Posted: Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 6:24 am

A Toyota pickup truck driven by a Brighton resident rolled in a wreck on Riverside Road Tuesday afternoon.

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How to Practice Good Pool Safety

Posted: Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 6:22 am

With summer underway, it’s important to keep swimming and pool safety in mind.

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Washington School Board Goes to Brighton

Posted: Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Washington School Board will hold their regular session meeting in Brighton tonight.

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BREAKING NEWS: Primary Results

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 10:21 pm

With all 11 precincts reporting for Washington County, incumbents did well in Washington County.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Roger Grinnell about his historic research on Frank Mills and the Mills Seed Company in Washington. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch With Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa program, we talk to Iowa State Trooper Jason Marlow about motorcycle safety.

Have You Voted Yet?

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:29 am


The former library building in downtown Washington is one polling location for today’s primary elections. Photos by Sally Y. Hart

Polls are open from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. tonight for the primary election.

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Taking Care of Livestock as Summer Heats Up

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:28 am

As the temperature and humidity rise in the summer months, it’s important to know how to properly care for outdoor animals.

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Motorcycle Safety to Know Heading Into Summer

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Summer has arrived, and with it comes many motorcycles on the road.

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Washington Council to Consider Change Orders, Well Improvements

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Tonight the Washington City Council will meet in regular session to consider a variety of items including project change orders and well improvements.

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Temperatures Above Normal So Far this June

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:23 am

So far this June, Washington’s temperatures have been above normal.

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Supervisors Approve Two Liquor Applications for RAGBRAI

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Two five-day liquor license applications for RAGBRAI were approved by the Washington County Board of Supervisors at their meeting this week.

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Keota Fun Days Kicks Off This Week

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Annual Keota Fun Days kicks off this Thursday.

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Program Encourages Seniors to Try Local Farmer’s Markets

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Washington’s Farmer’s Market is entering it’s second month of the season and tomorrow area seniors will have a chance to get coupons to use at the weekly event.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Ken Lindmeier of the Corn Country Cruisers about their summer shows.

In Touch With Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking to Izaak Walton League Organizer Don Pfieffer about their handicapped fishing event.

Primary Election Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:29 am

Tuesday is election day for primary races.

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Kalona Summer Lunch Program Offers Food For All

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:28 am

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch, but the Food For All program in Kalona is out to prove that saying wrong.

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Two Men Arrested After One Hit with 2×4 Board

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:26 am


Trevor Hanshaw


Brandon Whetstine

Two men were arrested in Brighton Saturday after a gun was pulled on one man.

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