Today's Local News

Over 300 Sheep and Goats Weighed for Washington County Fair

Posted: Saturday, May 9th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Preparations are underway for the Washington County Fair and sheep and goats have been weighed-in.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by casting producer with Los Angeles based Kassting Inc., Kristin Curtin, about a game show that will air on a major television network and why they’re looking to cast families and groups from Fairfield.

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Human Trafficking to be Addressed at Conference

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Preventing Abuse Foundation’s Mount Pleasant conference begins today.

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Washington Students Compete at Physics Competition

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:22 am


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The annual High School State Physics Competition was held in Cedar Falls recently and Washington High School sent a team to compete under the direction of teacher Jeffrey Richard.

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Marek Named Coca-Cola Scholar

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A Washington High School senior has received a $20,000 scholarship.

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Company Casting Fairfield Residents for Game Show

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A casting company is looking for outgoing families and groups from Fairfield to take part in a game show.

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Kalona Historical Society Presenting at Quilt Show

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Historical Society is giving a presentation at the Louisa County Historical Society’s quilt show.

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Letter Carriers to Gather Donations Tomorrow for Stamp Out Hunger

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive is being held in Washington tomorrow.

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Cars to Cruise in Downtown Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The 2015 season of cruise nights in downtown Washington kicks off tomorrow.

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No Injuries Reported in Wreck on Highway 218

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A two vehicle accident happened Thursday morning on Highway 218.

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Marek Named Coca-Cola Scholar

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 1:44 pm

A Washington High School senior has received a $20,000 scholarship.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with the Washington Public Library staff (Debbie Stanton, Jo Weidner, Jenisa Hanson and LeAnn Kunz) about registering for summer reading programs. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss human trafficking with State Senator for District 39, Kevin Kinney. The senator dealt with human trafficking firsthand while serving as a lieutenant with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.

BREAKING NEWS: Car Accident on Highway 218

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 8:11 am

A car accident happened on Highway 218 this morning, just south of G36.

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Riverboat Grants Awarded

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:25 am

The spring grants from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation were presented at a ceremony in Riverside last night.

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Charges Filed in Connection with Brighton Vandalism

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Charges have been filed in connection with vandalism that occurred in Brighton this past weekend.

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Applications Due Tomorrow for KCII Scholarships

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Tomorrow is the final day area high school students can submit applications for one of KCII Radio’s scholarships.

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Rental Registrations Underway in Washington

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Rental housing registration is underway in the City of Washington.

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Rain Continues in Washington

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Approximately two inches of rain is expected to fall in Washington over the next four days.

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St. James Students to Perform Tonight

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The spring “May Days” concert for St. James School will be held tonight.

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