Today's Local News

Rain Just Above Normal for August

Posted: Friday, August 8th, 2014 at 6:21 am

In the first week of August, just over one inch of rain has fallen in Washington.

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Iowa Private College Week Wrapping Up

Posted: Friday, August 8th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Twenty-six schools have taken part in this year’s Iowa Private College Week.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington School Board President Eric Turner about increasing parent involvement. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss Iowa Private College Week with admissions director at Iowa Wesleyan College, Josh Kite.

Washington County Listed in Presidential Disaster Declaration

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:25 am

President Barack Obama declared a major diaster for 22 counties in Iowa affected by severe storms, tornadoes, flooding and straight-line winds between June 26th and July 7th.

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Hoffman Named Finalist

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Washington Community School District principal has been named one of the best in Iowa.

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Winfield-Mt Union Hires Superintendent

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Winfield-Mt. Union has hired a new superintendent.

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KCII Adding Translator, AM 1380 Off Air for Maintenance

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:22 am

KCII AM 1380 is off air today for some station updates.

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Washington County Cities Helping Promote Cancer Research Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A few local Relay for Life events are coming up later this month.

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Proof of Dental Screening Needed for Some Students

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Parents with children heading back to school this month are reminded of requirements that began a few years ago.

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Culvert to be Extended on Wayland Road

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A box culvert will be extended on W55 or Wayland Road this fall.

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Corn Fest Held Today

Posted: Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The annual Corn Fest fundraiser for the Washington United Methodist Church is today.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Dave Watson about the upcoming Men’s Refiners Conference in Washington.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we get an update on Mid-Prairie School District projects from superintendent Mark Schneider.

Suspects Identified in Hills Bank Robbery

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 6:26 am

Suspects in a Johnson County bank robbery are in custody.

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Program for Jailers’ Wages Still Up for Discussion

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A complete step program for jailers’ wages in Washington County has yet to be implemented.

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KCII’s Translator to be Installed Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Due to weather, KCII’s new FM translator will be installed tomorrow instead of today.

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City More Closely Tracking Nuisances

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Washington is making changes to how nuisances are enforced.

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Kalona Considering Zoning Study

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A study that would look at the benefits of having zoning apply to the land surrounding Kalona is being considered.

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DeBiase to Speak at Local Men’s Conference

Posted: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A three-time WWF heavyweight champion is coming to Washington to speak as part of the Refiners Men’s Conference.

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