Today's Local News

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Greg Stacy joins us to discuss the WACO Community Thanksgiving Dinner. Stacy is pastor at OC Community Church in Wayland and started the annual dinner seven years ago.

More Charges to be Filed Against Man Who Eluded Authorities

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A man who eluded authorities for over a day is in custody.

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Snowfall Above Normal, Temperatures Below

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Nearly three inches of snow has fallen in Washington so far this month.

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Sound of Washington to Sing ‘Radio Show’ Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Thirty-one area adults will be on the stage tonight for the Sound of Washington’s fall concert.

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YMCA Board Unanimously Approves of Partnership

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A partnership between the City of Kalona and YMCA of Washington County is expected to begin in early January.

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Community Invited to Create Floats for Lighted Parade

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am


Photo courtesy of Main Street Washington.

There is still time to make a float and enter it in Friday’s 20th Annual Lighted Holiday Parade in Washington.

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Prepare Turkeys Safely for Thanksgiving

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

With the holiday season underway, the Iowa Department of Public Health is reminding Iowans to take precautions to avoid foodborne illness.

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School Cancellations Announced Morning of at Mid-Prairie

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The decision to cancel or delay school is made the morning of at Mid-Prairie School District.

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Beef Weigh-in Scheduled in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A date has been set for the Market Beef Weigh-In for 4-H and FFA beef project members in Washington County.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amy Drayfahl, director of the Sound of Washington, about tomorrow’s concert.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Superintendent of Mid-Prairie and Keota School District, Mark Schneider.

BREAKING NEWS: Lind in Custody

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 9:27 am

Tyler Craig Lind, a suspect who shot at deputies early yesterday morning in Jefferson County, has been taken into custody.

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YMCA Board to Consider Partnership with Kalona

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The YMCA of Washington County board will consider a partnership with the City of Kalona at today’s meeting.

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Buckle Up this Holiday Week

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Be safe this Thanksgiving holiday week and remember to buckle up, slow down and drive defensively.

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Jingle All the Way Through Washington

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Registration for jingle bells and t-shirts for Saturday’s annual Jingle Bell 5k Fun Run in Washington is due by tomorrow.

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Supervisors to Discuss RUSS Withdrawal and Jail Wages

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Last week, Washington County Supervisor Jack Seward reported discussions began regarding three counties leaving RUSS, Regional Utility Service Systems, and the potential cost and process.

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Mid-Prairie and Keota School Boards to Evaluate Superintendent

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Mid-Prairie and Keota School Boards will meet this evening to evaluate the performance of the superintendent they share.

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Leaf Vacuum Finishes Season Wednesday

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Washington’s leaf vacuum is wrapping up its fall season this week.

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PGA Recognizes Washington County Non-profit Director

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Professional Golfers Association has recognized a veteran involved with a Washington County non-profit.

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Man Considered Dangerous, At Large

Posted: Monday, November 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am


Tyler Craig Lind

A man who shot at deputies in Jefferson County remains at large and is considered dangerous.

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