Today's Local News

Volunteers Continue to Collect Mobility Aids

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

A cargo container filled with donations collected locally is expected to leave for South America later this year.

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Strong Winds, Lightning Cause Damage Tuesday

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

Over an inch of rain fell in Washington Tuesday.

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Rotation Reported During Thunderstorm Warning

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 9:02 pm

Rotation was reported as a thunderstorm made its way through southeast Iowa tonight.

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Washington Page

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

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Dave Watson of the First Assembly of God in Washington.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

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

For today’s program, we’re joined by Nic Sabatke with the Kalona Brewing Company to discuss craft beer and a study that looked at Iowa’s growing craft beer industry.

BREAKING NEWS: Motorcycle Wreck on Highway 1

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 12:20 pm

Emergency crews responded to the scene of a motorcycle accident, north of Washington on Highway 1, near 230th.

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Heat Advisory Issued for Today

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

A heat advisory is in effect for Washington County and much of Southeast Iowa today from noon to 7 p.m.

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Driver Flees from Stolen Truck During Traffic Stop

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

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is continuing an investigation stemming from a July 20th traffic stop that involved a stolen vehicle.

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Auditorium Groundbreaking Next Tuesday

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

The official groundbreaking of the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center is being held next week.

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Southeast Iowa Corn Ahead of Five-Year Average

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

In Southeast Iowa, 28 percent of corn is silking, three percentage points ahead of the five-year average and 11 points ahead of the statewide rate.

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Artists to Demonstrate Craft in Downtown Washington

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

Area artists are demonstrating their crafts in downtown Washington this week for the annual Gallery Walk event.

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Mid-Prairie Practice Facility Bid Opening Set for Next Week

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

Mid-Prairie School District is looking for a contractor to build a practice facility next to the high school.

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Brinton Film Collection Heading to Washington D.C.

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

Following shows in southeast Iowa this past weekend, a local historian’s next stop with a collection of historic films is the nation’s capital.

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Manure Applicator Programs to be Reshown

Posted: Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 6:20 am

For area farmers and producers who were unable to attend a workshop held earlier the manure applicator programs will be reshown next Friday, August 7th.

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Washington Page

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

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Dani Kane with the Washington Chamber of Commerce about this week’s Gallery Walk event in downtown Washington.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

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

For today’s program, we’re joined by Erin Silva, youth services librarian at the Kalona Public Library, to discuss a grant the library was recently awarded and the summer reading program.

Washington’s Gallery Walk Underway

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

Washington’s annual Gallery Walk commences today.

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Riverside Places Order for New Fire Truck

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

An order has been placed for a new truck that will be added to the Riverside Fire Department’s fleet.

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Kalona Holding Bid Opening for B Avenue Project

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

The bid opening for Kalona’s B Avenue project is being held today.

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Truck and Livestock Trailer Roll Saturday

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

Saturday afternoon emergency personnel responded to a rollover accident in the 1100 block of West Madison in Washington.

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