Today's Local News

Riverside 4-Her Named Champion

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

One of the showmanship awards presented last weekend at the 2014 Iowa State Fair went to a Washington County 4-Her.

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Council Approves Purchase of New Gate Valve Wrench

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Washington City Council approved the purchase of a gate valve wrench for $27,755 at this week’s meeting.

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Grassley Concerned About Tyson-Hillshire Merger

Posted: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Tyson Foods has proposed the acquistion of Hillshire Brands.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Senator Chuck Grassley about projected record corn yields. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Jerry Rediger joins us to discuss Bridges of Faith and the Ukrainian orphans that will be staying in Kalona over the weekend as part of a cultural exchange.

Washington County Juveniles Injured in Rollover Accident

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 9:40 am

Two Riverside juveniles were injured in a one vehicle accident yesterday afternoon.

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Hearing Held for Washington County Attorney

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A judge is deciding whether Washington County Attorney Larry Brock violated state law.

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Relay for Life in Downtown Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tailgate against cancer tomorrow with Washington’s Relay for Life event.

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Kalona Downtown Celebration Begins This Afternoon

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

A free outdoor movie is among today’s activities in Kalona.

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Area 4-H’ers Awarded for Showmanship at State Fair

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two Washington County 4-H’ers took top awards for showmanship at the Iowa State Fair.

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Bank Robbery Suspects Enter Plea of Not Guilty

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The suspects in a robbery at the Hills Bank location in Hills have entered pleas of not guilty.

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LED Lighting Proposed for Washington Square

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Energy consumption by the lights on the square in downtown Washington can be reduced by 74 percent.

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Kalona Families to Host Ukrainian Orphans

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A group of orphans from Eastern Europe will arrive in Kalona tomorrow.

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Washington County 4-H’ers Win Photography Awards

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Of 20 special photography awards given at the Iowa State Fair two came home to Washington County.

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Corn Ahead of Last Year

Posted: Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The corn crop continues to be ahead of last year’s across the state.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Senator Chuck Grassley about Iraq, Russia and the Tyson and Hillshire foods deal. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

We continue our conversation with chair of the Henry County Historical Society, Caroline Lehman, for today’s program.

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Eleven Arrested on Meth Related Charges

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 6:25 am

Eleven individuals accused of manufacturing meth face up to 25 years in prison.

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Stop for School Buses

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

School is back in session and drivers should watch for students walking to school and school buses stopping.

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Y Director Hopes to Manage Aquatic Center Again

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

As the summer ends and classes begin the hours at the Steele Family Aquatic Center in Washington are changing.

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