Today's Local News

Washington Kirkwood Regional Center to Hold Grand Opening

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Washington Kirkwood Regional Center has held classes for over a month now and is opening its doors for its grand opening in two weeks.

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Brighton Holding Reception for Antique Motor Car Run

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A group of antique vehicle owners will make their way from New London to Brighton this morning.

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Democratic Candidates Visiting Washington

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Candidates on November’s ballot are stopping in Washington today.

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Supervisors to Consider Mobile Home Tax Abatement

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors have a light agenda for their next meeting.

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Community Invited to Visit Local Alpaca Farm

Posted: Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 6:19 am

A rural Wayland couple is inviting the public to visit their farm.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens, Director of the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center, about their upcoming grand opening and continuing education courses. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss Alpaca Days with Brian and Marianne Pattyson, owners of Apple Blossom Alpaca Farm.

Wellness Park Infrastructure to be Added to Plan

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Fiscal Year 2015 to 2019 Capital Improvements Plan for the City of Washington was approved with updates at this week’s city council meeting.

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Kalona Fall Festival Begins Today

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kalona Historical Village’s annual fall festival begins today.

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Wayland Road Project to be Finished Next Month

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Wayland Road will be closed to thru traffic from Coppock Road to 275th Street beginning Monday.

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Average First Frost Weeks Away

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County is a few weeks away from its average first frost.

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Library Celebrates the ‘Freedom to Read’

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Catcher in the Rye, The Great Gatsby, To Kill a Mockingbird and Where the Wild Things Are are all books that have been banned at one point in time.

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English River Outfitters Holding Open House

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The community can help support a local non-profit this weekend.

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Emergency Notification System to be Installed at Courthouse

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A new emergency notification system will be installed in the Washington County Courthouse, McCreedy Building, Orchard Hill, Washington Public Health office and the office of the juvenile court officer for just under $26,000.

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State Sees Property Tax Relief

Posted: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Data released by Governor Terry Branstad’s office from the Iowa Department of Revenue shows Iowa counties received approximately $127.33 million in property tax relief the 2013 assessment year.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Washington County Millie Youngquist about the foundation and their upcoming Chef Cook-off Fundraiser. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Nancy Roth with the Kalona Historical Village to discuss this weekend’s Fall Festival.

Home Shopping Extravaganza Ends Today

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The final day of KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is today.

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Washington Homecoming Royalty Announced

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Next week a homecoming king and queen will be crowned at Washington High School.

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WACO C.R.O.P. Drive Begins Sunday

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Volunteers with the 47th WACO C.R.O.P. drive will begin collecting donations Sunday.

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