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Diversity Study Underway

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Eastern Iowa residents are invited to take an online survey regarding diversity in their communities.

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Washington Library is Looking for Your Story

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

If there is a hero in your life, the Washington Public Library would like to hear their story.

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Quarterly Treasurer’s Report Presented

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:20 am

In the first quarter of 2015, Washington County has collected $1.7 million in vehicle and drivers license fees.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Katrina Altenhofen, state program director for the emergency medical for children services program, about child car safety seats. This is part two of a three-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

April is National Child Abuse Awareness Month. For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Pacman, member of Iowa’s chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse, regarding how they help empower victims of abuse.

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UPDATE: Two Vehicle Accident Near Riverside

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 11:03 am

A car accident was reported at approximately 7:38 a.m. Tuesday on Highway 22 near Riverside.

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BREAKING NEWS: Two Vehicle Accident Near Riverside

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 8:29 am

A vehicle accident was reported at approximately 7:50 a.m. Tuesday on Highway 22 near Riverside.

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Washington Council to Meet in Special Session Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 6:24 am

The status of the former library building, alcohol in Central Park, and consideration of bio-solids bids will be discussed at tonight’s special session meeting of the Washington City Council.

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Authorities Investigating Keokuk County Burglaries

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Keokuk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple break-ins that occurred early Saturday morning.

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Donations for Nepal Accepted through Red Cross

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A 7.9 magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal over the weekend with aftershocks following, causing extensive damage and local officials estimating over 3,400 deaths.

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Slow Down for Road Crews

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Road work is underway throughout Washington County.

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Kalona Attorney Found Not Guilty

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A Kalona attorney facing a tampering with a witness or juror charge has been acquitted.

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Temperatures Near Freezing, Record Low

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The recorded low temperature in downtown Washington Monday was 36 degrees Fahrenheit, just two degrees above the record low.

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April is Child Abuse Awareness Month

Posted: Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Iowa chapter of an organization that sets out to empower victims of child abuse is spreading awareness this month.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Katrina Altenhofen, state program director for the emergency medical for children services program, about child car safety seats. This is part one of a three-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

April is National Child Abuse Awareness Month. For today’s program, we’re joined by Pacman with Bikers Against Child Abuse. We’ll focus on what their mission is, what they do to help abused children and the results of a study that looked into the effectiveness of what they do.

Work is Underway at Washington Airport

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Work is underway paving the new tarmac at the Washington Municipal Airport.

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City of Riverside’s Wood Chipper Stolen

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The City of Riverside is looking to increase security at the maintenance shop.

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Safety Seats Should Not Be Purchased Second-Hand

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

While shopping garage sales may render deals, some items are not recommended for purchase second hand, including child car safety seats.

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Over an Inch of Rain Recorded in Washington

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Downtown Washington received 1.22 inches of rain Friday and throughout the day Saturday.

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