Today’s Local News

Riverside Community Building Ownership Up in the Air

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Riverside City Council met January 22. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

The City of Riverside is still searching for proof of ownership of the Riverside Community Building.

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Catholic Schools Week Observed at St. James Elementary

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 6:23 am


The Ultimate Superhero will be honored this week at St. James Elementary School in Washington as Catholic Schools Week is observed.

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Fiber Arts February Returns to Washington Library with Multiple Exhibits

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Crochet, knit, weaving, and more will be on display and in activities in February at the Washington Public Library for Fiber Arts February.

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Regenerative Farming, Soil Health Course Offered for Local Growers

Posted: Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 6:20 am

Multi-species cover crops, integrated pest management strategies, and biomimicry are just a few of the topics that will be taught at Regenerative Farming and Ranching, a three-day course taught by the Soil Health Academy.

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Riverside Man Wins $30,000 Prize from Iowa Lottery Scratch Game

Posted: Sunday, January 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Photo courtesy of Iowa Lottery.

A Riverside man is $30,000 richer from an Iowa Lottery win.

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Emergency Radios, Funding Requests on Supervisors’ Agenda

Posted: Sunday, January 28th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Veterans benefits, emergency radio equipment, and annual funding requests are on the agenda for the Washington County Board of Supervisors weekly meeting.

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Kalona Chamber of Commerce President Resigns

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:28 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is looking for a new president.

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PAWS and More Has Record High Animal Intake Rate in 2017

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:25 am

PAWS and More which provides shelter and care for animals across Washington County had its highest animal intake ever in 2017.

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Washington County Mini Bus Provides Over 67,000 Rides, Seeking Increase in County Funding

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Last year the Washington County Mini Bus provided 67,835 rides and traveled over 300,000 miles.

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Drought Conditions Grow Worse in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Drought conditions in Iowa have worsened as of late.

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Rep. Klein Says Legislature-Passed Water Quality Bill is Just the Beginning

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:24 am

After a debate that’s lasted three legislative sessions and two governors, a water quality bill now sits on Governor Kim Reynold’s desk.

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Dance to Benefit Clover Kid Scholarships

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:22 am

A fundraiser for 4-H and Clover Kid scholarships will give daughters and their fathers a chance to dust off their dancing shoes.

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Cool Start to February Predicted

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:21 am

The long-range forecast for February in Washington has the second month of the year starting out with temperatures below freezing and a chance for snow.

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Greiner, McHugh Reign as Keota Homecoming King and Queen

Posted: Saturday, January 27th, 2018 at 6:20 am

Keota students dressed up as memes and senior citizens as they celebrated their homecoming week.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Ann Williams about Night to Shine.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Angela Shipley, the newly hired executive director for Louisa Development Group working in tandem with Louisa County Extension.

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Pursuit Ends in Farm Field Near Ainsworth

Posted: Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 6:29 am

Law enforcement had a pursuit that ended with a driver fleeing on foot late Thursday night.

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Riverside Rezones Land for Housing, Community Center

Posted: Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 6:27 am

The City of Riverside is rezoning parcels of land for residential housing and a possible community center.

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Stolen Puppy Recovered in Washington

Posted: Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 6:26 am


Iowa City Police Department photo

A puppy that was stolen in Iowa City was recovered in Washington this week.

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Refresh Your Body by Donating Blood

Posted: Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Did you know there are health benefits to donating blood?

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