Today's Local News

Community Foundation to Host Chef Cook-Off Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A foundation that helps establish endowments for area non-profits and scholarships is hosting a fundraiser.

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Tienda La Cruz Purchase Agreement Approved

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The first public hearing regarding the sale of the Tienda la Cruz site between the City of Washington and Washington Economic Development Group passed at this week’s city council meeting.

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Archery Season Opens October 1st

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The archery deer hunting season opens in under a week.

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Early Voting Starts Today

Posted: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Ballots can be cast today in this off-year general election.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Washington County Millie Youngquist about the foundation and their upcoming Chef Cook-off Fundraiser. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Jeff Krug, one of the organizers of the Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour. The antique car owners that are taking part will make their way across the area Thursday and Friday before the tour from New London to Brighton on Saturday.

Wreck Near County Line Sends Two to Hospitals

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:26 am

Two vehicles on Highway 92 collided yesterday and sent two people to the University of Iowa Hospitals.

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Supervisors Support New Public Health Location, $100,000 Earmarked

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A new home for Washington County Public Health will be sought with official support from the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Continues

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:24 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza continues today.

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Corn Country Cruisers Visit Kirkwood

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Seven classic cars cruised to the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center yesterday afternoon.

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Area Unemployment Rates Drop Slightly

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The state’s unemployment rate remained unchanged from July to August at 4.5 percent.

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Half of Southeast Iowa’s Corn Mature

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

This year’s crop looks good as farmers prepare for harvest.

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Antique Automobiles to Tour Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A group of vintage vehicle owners are celebrating a British tradition in southeast Iowa this weekend.

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After School Program Available for Students

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A couple organizations are working together to offer an after school program for area children.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot, Director of PAWS and More Animal Shelter in Washington, about a low cost spay and neuter program. This is part two of a two-part interview.

For a list of adoptable animals (including Felix pictured above) click here.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Mid-Prairie School’s At-Risk Coordinator Kelly Galiher regarding a new backpack program at the district’s elementary schools.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Begins Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is underway.

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West Nile Virus Number of Cases a Quarter of Last Year’s

Posted: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Eleven cases of West Nile virus have been reported across Iowa so far this year.

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Purchase Agreement of Downtown Washington Building to be Considered by Council

Posted: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The real estate purchase agreement with Washington Economic Development Group of the Tienda La Cruz site in downtown Washington will be considered tonight at a special session meeting of the Washington City Council.

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Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge Extends Weekly Concert into Autumn

Posted: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A popular blues musician is performing at the Bunker Mill Bridge this evening.

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