Today's Local News

Kalona Council to Meet Tomorrow Due to Holiday

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

An ordinance amendment that would slightly increase the City of Kalona’s sewer rate will have its second reading tomorrow.

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Some Hunting Seasons Now Underway

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A few small game hunting seasons are now open.

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G.I.V.E. Foundation Instructor Receives PGA Award

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

An instructor with a Washington County based non-profit has been recognized by the PGA.

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Ag Summit in Washington Thursday

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:20 am

An agriculture summit is being held in Washington this week.

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Some Hunting Seasons Now Underway

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A few small game hunting seasons are now open.

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Labor Day is Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Labor Day is tomorrow and many offices will be closed in observance of the holiday.

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Grassley Responds to Department of Justice Decision

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Senator Chuck Grassley has responded to the Department of Justice’s decision to file a consent decree in the proposed acquisition of Hillshire Brands by Tyson Foods.

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Doggie Paddle Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The annual doggie paddle in Washington is tomorrow.

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Bids for 3rd Street Project to be Opened Tuesday

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Kalona City Council will review bids for the proposed roadwork on 3rd Street at their meeting Tuesday night.

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Drought Conditions Increase in Iowa

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Drought conditions have increased across Iowa by 17 percent from last week to this week.

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Rain Above Norm for August

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

As of noon Friday, 5.2 inches of rain has fallen in Washington in August.

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Gallagher Part of I-LEAD Course

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A Washington man was part of the sixth Iowa Corn Leadership Enhancement and Development class which graduated 21 members.

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Crawfordsville Rummage Sale Continues Today

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Proceeds from the United Church of Crawfordville’s rummage sale this weekend will be going toward a good cause.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Sarah Smith, prevention specialist with MECCA services, about teen tobacco use and e-cigarettes. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

August is National Water Quality Month. For today’s program, District Conservationist for Washington County, Tony Maxwell, joins us  to discuss how year one of the West Fork Crooked Creek Water Quality and Soil Health Initiative is going.

Hog Confinement Building Catches Fire

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 6:26 am

A hog confinement building caught fire at approximately 11:40 a.m. Thursday morning at 2865 Yucca Avenue.

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Vehicle Rolls Into Cornfield

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A vehicle entered a cornfield just East of Redwood Avenue from G36 yesterday morning.

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Supervisors Meet with RUSS Representatives

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors met with representatives of Lee County and RUSS, Regional Utility Service Systems last night to discuss a proposed project in the Mooar Powdertown area of Lee County.

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Construction of Water Supply Network Underway in Hills

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Homeowners in the City of Hills will likely be connected to a water supply system by the fall of 2015.

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Football Season Kicks Off Tonight

Posted: Friday, August 29th, 2014 at 6:22 am

KCII’s live football coverage of the Washington Demons and Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks begins tonight.

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