Today's Local News

Wellman Council Appoints New Member

Posted: Sunday, March 8th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Wellman City Council has appointed a new member.

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Solon Girl Abducted

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 5:19 pm

AMBER ALERT CANCELLED…

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a girl abducted from the Solon area.

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Saving of the Green on KCII Radio

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:25 am

A special, one-day event will be on KCII Radio Wednesday.

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Mayer Nominated for State Award

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:24 am

A principal in the Washington Community School District has been nominated for a state award.

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Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Competing at Districts

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie High School Jazz Band is competing in the District Jazz Contest today.

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Prepare to Lose an Hour Tonight

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Early tomorrow morning clocks will spring forward for Daylight Saving Time.

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LET’s Center to Add Art Project to Gallery Walk

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Painted by Carol Ray.

A new art project will be part of Washington’s downtown gallery walk this summer.

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Iowa Mennonite School Graduate Receiving Award

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A school administrator originally from Washington County will be honored by the Iowa High School Athletic Association next weekend.

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Washington Council Approves $375,000 Bond for Streets, Fire Department

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Washington City Council approved the issuance of $375,00 in general obligation bonds at their meeting this week.

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NWS Offering Weather Spotter Training

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The National Weather Service office in the Quad Cities is offering a class for those interested in becoming a weather spotter.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Susan Mitchell about the Elderly Waiver Program. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we get an update the replacement of the Skunk River Bridge on Highway 1 with Jason Huddle, field services coordinator with the Iowa Department of Transportation.

More Great Deals on KCII Wednesday

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:24 am

The KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is coming back for one day only next week with “Saving of the Green”.

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Two World Premieres Taking Place in Washington County

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Ainsworth Opera House will host two world premieres this weekend.

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Kalona Man’s Trial Rescheduled

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A Kalona man’s vehicular homicide trial is being pushed back to June.

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Riverside to Handle Fire Department’s Finances

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Tax dollars from townships served by the Riverside Fire Department will now go through the city.

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Demon Jazz Band at Districts Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Washington High School jazz band is in competition season and will travel to districts tomorrow.

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Elderly Waiver Program Experiencing Delays

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A program aimed at helping people stay in their homes, as opposed to going to nursing homes, is facing obstacles.

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Daylight Saving Time this Weekend

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Clocks will spring forward this weekend, causing many to lose an hour of sleep.

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Supervisors Acknowledge Planned Pay Increase for Jailers

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The next wage step increase plan for the Washington County jailers was acknowledged this week by the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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