Today's Local News

Taking Care of Livestock as Summer Heats Up

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:28 am

As the temperature and humidity rise in the summer months, it’s important to know how to properly care for outdoor animals.

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Motorcycle Safety to Know Heading Into Summer

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Summer has arrived, and with it comes many motorcycles on the road.

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Washington Council to Consider Change Orders, Well Improvements

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Tonight the Washington City Council will meet in regular session to consider a variety of items including project change orders and well improvements.

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Temperatures Above Normal So Far this June

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:23 am

So far this June, Washington’s temperatures have been above normal.

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Supervisors Approve Two Liquor Applications for RAGBRAI

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Two five-day liquor license applications for RAGBRAI were approved by the Washington County Board of Supervisors at their meeting this week.

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Keota Fun Days Kicks Off This Week

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Annual Keota Fun Days kicks off this Thursday.

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Program Encourages Seniors to Try Local Farmer’s Markets

Posted: Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Washington’s Farmer’s Market is entering it’s second month of the season and tomorrow area seniors will have a chance to get coupons to use at the weekly event.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Ken Lindmeier of the Corn Country Cruisers about their summer shows.

In Touch With Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking to Izaak Walton League Organizer Don Pfieffer about their handicapped fishing event.

Primary Election Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:29 am

Tuesday is election day for primary races.

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Kalona Summer Lunch Program Offers Food For All

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:28 am

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch, but the Food For All program in Kalona is out to prove that saying wrong.

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Two Men Arrested After One Hit with 2×4 Board

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:26 am


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Brandon Whetstine

Two men were arrested in Brighton Saturday after a gun was pulled on one man.

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Another Summer Classic is in the Books

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:25 am


A glimpse at the 2016 Summer Classic, for more photos visit KCII Radio’s Facebook page. Photos by Sally Y. Hart

Washington’s four-day Summer Classic wrapped up Sunday with Noche Latina.

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Motorcycle Chase in Washington County

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Area authorities pursued a motorcycle Saturday evening in Washington County.

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Look Out for Crews Painting Area Roads this Week

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Crews are starting to paint center lines on Washington County paved roads today.

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Washington County Conservation Board to Meet Thursday

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Conservation Board will hold a meeting on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. at the Conservation Education Center at Marr Park.

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Third Annual Swinging Bridge Festival is this Saturday

Posted: Monday, June 6th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Columbus Junction will be hosting their Third Annual Swinging Bridge Festival this Saturday.

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Handicapped Fishing Event Returns to Marr Park

Posted: Sunday, June 5th, 2016 at 6:28 am

The annual handicapped fishing event is coming back to Marr Park this Wednesday.

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Kalona Historical Village Annual Tea Features Brinton Films

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at 6:28 am

This Saturday will see the Kalona Historical Village take a step back in time at the movies.

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Washington’s Summer Classic Continues Today with Ridiculous Day

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at 6:25 am


People visit downtown Washington for Ridiculous Day last year. Photos by Sally Y. Hart

KCII’s Big Red Radio is ready for day three of Washington’s Summer Classic with today’s Ridiculous Day festivities.

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