Today’s Local News

Haines and Schwenke Sigourney Homecoming Royalty

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Sigourney High School celebrated homecoming this week with community service, spirit games, dress up days and more.

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Leaves Starting to Change in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Leaves are beginning to turn in southeast Iowa and the Department of Natural Resources advises the peak time to see leaves this fall will be the third week of October.

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Food for All in Kalona Hosts Free Sunday Suppers

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:20 am

A free meal and a chance to meet new people is offered in Kalona.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News speaks with nurse Lynn Fisher of Washington County Public Health about the rate of vaccines in Washington County.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Winfield-Mt. Union graduate Rayna Buxton who recently began her first year attending the California Institute of the Arts to study character animation.

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Local Mom Shares Son’s Story During NICU Awareness Month

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Jaxson Harris – son of Jenisa and Nathan Harris (Contributed photo)

With a crash of thunder she awoke to her water breaking and it was time to go to the hospital to deliver her son, five weeks earlier than his due date.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Graduate Studying in California to Pursue Character Animation Career

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Photo courtesy of Rayna Buxton.

A recent Winfield-Mt. Union graduate could be the next Walt Disney.

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KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza Ends, Pick Up Items Today or Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Now that the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza has come to a close purchased items can be picked up.

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Wellman-Scofield Library Catching Culprits During Banned Books Week

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Photos courtesy of Wellman-Scofield Public Library.

Get caught reading an attempted banned book at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library as part of Banned Books Week.

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Horseless Carriage Tour Returns to Southeast Iowa for Seventh Run

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am

An English tradition for automobiles from London to Brighton is returning to southeast Iowa this weekend.

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Storms Produced Two Tornadoes in Henry County Tuesday

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Two tornadoes northeast of Winfield during Tuesday’s storms have been confirmed by the National Weather Service.

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Area Soil Moisture Conditions Improve

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Soil moisture conditions in southeast Iowa improved from last week to this week.

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Yoga Increases Muscle Mass, Flexibility

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:20 am

Whether it’s with a goat on your back, or in the comfort of your living room, yoga can help one’s body and mind.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News speaks with new mom Jenisa Harris about the birth of her son Jaxson in honor of NICU Awareness Month.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Amy Kleese, Wellness and Fitness Director at United Presbyterian Home, about National Yoga Month.

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Two Tornadoes Confirmed Near Winfield

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 8:05 am

Two tornadoes northeast of Winfield during Tuesday’s storms have been confirmed by the National Weather Service.

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Flooding in Louisa County, Major Flooding Expected in Columbus Junction

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 6:29 am

The Iowa River is continuing to flood areas of Louisa County.

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Mid-Prairie Planning Hurricane Relief Trip to North Carolina

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Mid-Prairie School Board met on September 24. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Mid-Prairie staff are looking to help with recovery efforts in North Carolina after Hurricane Florence.

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KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza Wraps Up Today

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 6:27 am


The KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza comes to a close today and items can be picked up Friday and Saturday.

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Southeast Iowa Harvest Ahead of Five-Year Average

Posted: Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 6:25 am


USDA image

Iowa’s corn crop is about five days ahead of average and soybeans are one week ahead of average.

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