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Burning Allowed Through End of May in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Kalona residents have the next couple of months to burn leaves and other yard waste.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Isabella Santoro and Carol Ray about the LET’s Center’s “Totally Tubular Transformation” project. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Jim Walters, director of the Johnson County Songbird Project, to discuss  purple martin colonies and things to keep in mind when trying to establish one at your home.

Kalona City Council to Discuss Grants

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

Grants will be one of the major topics of discussion at the Kalona City Council’s meeting tonight.

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‘Totally Tubular Transformation’ Coming to Washington

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

The LET’s Center for the Creative and Healing Arts is inviting area artists and creative minds to take part in their “Totally Tubular Transformation.”

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Rain in the Forecast

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

Rain and thunderstorms are in the forecast for most of the week in Washington.

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Local Bank Purchasing Mid-Prairie Bonds

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

Mid-Prairie School District will be selling bonds to a local financial institution.

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Present and Former Governors to Attend Summit in Mount Pleasant

Posted: Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Current and former conservative state governors, and presidential hopefuls, will be in Henry County later this week.

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City May Help Washington Residents Replace Sidewalks

Posted: Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Washington has a sidewalk replacement program in place.

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Public Health Recognized this Week

Posted: Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am

“Devoted to assuring effective resources for the health of our communities,” is the mission statement of Washington County Public Health.

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Supervisors to Discuss CAFO, Road Projects, and Sound System Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 6:20 am

An animal confinement feeding operation, road projects, and an update from Washington County Conservation will be discussed and considered at tomorrow’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Present and Former Governors to Attend Summit in Mount Pleasant

Posted: Sunday, April 5th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Current and former state governors will be in Henry County later this week.

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KCII Scholarship Applications Due in One Month

Posted: Sunday, April 5th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Each year KCII Radio awards a scholarship to an area senior who is planning on pursuing business or broadcasting.

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Environmental Health Issues Citation

Posted: Sunday, April 5th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Washington County’s Environmental Health program administrator Jennine Wolf issued a citation following an enforcement letter.

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Richmond to Celebrate 175th Birthday

Posted: Saturday, April 4th, 2015 at 6:23 am

As Richmond approaches its 175th birthday, residents are planning a celebration to highlight the milestone.

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County Applying for Grant for New Public Health Building

Posted: Saturday, April 4th, 2015 at 6:22 am

An architect is working with the Board of Health and drafting building speculations for a new building for Washington County Public Health.

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Easter Celebrated Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, April 4th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Tomorrow Easter will be observed by Christians.

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Washington County Supervisors to be Amplified

Posted: Saturday, April 4th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors will soon be amplified, as they are currently gathering information to install microphones and speakers.

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City and Kalona Chamber Collaborate on Brochure

Posted: Saturday, April 4th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A brochure promoting Kalona businesses will be handed out to parents at today’s softball tournament and the others scheduled in the coming months.

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Washington Band Receives Division 1+ Rating

Posted: Saturday, April 4th, 2015 at 6:21 am


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Washington Middle School’s Advanced Band recently received a division 1+ rating at the Southeast Iowa Band Association (SEIBA) Large Group Festival.

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