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Wellman Looking for New Attorney

Posted: Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Wellman is considering a change in legal representation.

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More Cleaning to be Done at Goncho

Posted: Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The official test results for the Goncho apartment building are not in yet but cleaning is continuing, according to Steve Donnolly, Building and Zoning Official for the City of Washington.

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Potential Impact of Invasive Insect Focus of Upcoming Meetings

Posted: Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 6:21 am

As the Emerald Ash Borer continues its spread across Iowa, Kalona residents are being given a chance to learn more about the insect.

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Visit Washington’s 25th Annual Craft Fair Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow is Washington’s 25th annual Craft Fair.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Susan Wellington President of Washington Rotary about the club and an upcoming fundraiser. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Scott Allen, Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge Executive Director, to discuss Bridge Fest 2014 and their Almost Acoustic Tuesdays.

Fatal Wreck on 218 Near Ainsworth

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 9:33 am

One person died and another was transported by ambulance to the University of Iowa hospitals following a car vs. semi accident on Highway 218 early this morning.

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UPDATE: Cause of Fire Under Investigation

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 8:00 am

A cabin was fully engulfed in flames this morning on 275th Street.

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BREAKING NEWS: FIRE SOUTH OF WASHINGTON

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:35 am

A cabin fire was reported early Thursday morning at 2585 275th St. South of Washington.

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Investigation Continues in Dog Bite Case

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:24 am

An investigation is ongoing regarding the dog bite case involving a child at the armory which took place Saturday, August 23rd.

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Kalona Rate Increase Takes Effect in October

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Kalona residents will see a slight increase to their sewer bill next month.

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Foul Play Ruled Out in Fairfield Death

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An autopsy has revealed that the man found unresponsive in a vacant building in Fairfield died of natural causes.

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Train Accident Investigation Still Active

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

An investigation into the death of a man who was fatally hit by a train in Fairfield continues.

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Rotary Fundraiser Looks to Help Community

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

An area service club will be holding a fundraiser for scholarships for area students next weekend.

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Manure Applicator Programs Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Commercial and confinement manure applicator programs will be shown by Washington County Extension tomorrow for those who were unable to attend a work shop.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Susan Wellington President of Washington Rotary about the club and an upcoming fundraiser. This is part one of a two-part interview.

City of Washington Agrees to Land Sale with YMCA

Posted: Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

The purchase agreement between the City of Washington and the Washington YMCA of 4.8 acres on West 5th Street, near North D Avenue, was approved on a 4 to 2 vote at last night’s city council meeting.

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Supervisors Reject Mooar Powdertown Project Resolution 4-1

Posted: Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors voted four to one against a resolution supporting a sewer system project with Regional Utility Service Systems, or RUSS, in the Mooar Powdertown area of Lee County

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Property Maintenance Code Passes First Reading

Posted: Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The first reading of Chapter 157 of the City of Washington’s code was passed unanimously at last night’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Fairfield Deaths Under Investigation

Posted: Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Deaths that occurred in Fairfield over the weekend are under investigation.

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