Today's Local News

Summer Classic Continues Sunday with Fly-In Breakfast, Church in the Park

Posted: Saturday, June 6th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Sunday is the fourth and final day of Washington’s inaugural Summer Classic.

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Veteran Cancer Survivors to be Celebrated

Posted: Saturday, June 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am

An estimated 200 veterans are being honored in Lone Tree today.

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Pre-Register to Vote by June 19

Posted: Saturday, June 6th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Residents in the Washington Community School District have until June 19th to pre-register for the special election held on June 30th.

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No Rain Yet, Anticipated this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, June 6th, 2015 at 6:20 am

In the first five days of June, Washington did not receive any rainfall.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Public Health Inspector with Washington County Environmental Health, Jason Taylor, to discuss their free well water testing.

Washington Resident Injured in Johnson County Accident

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:23 am


Jammie Victoria Castillo

A Washington resident is recovering from injuries sustained during a traffic accident in Coralville Thursday morning.

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Breakfast at the Airport Sunday

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Propellers and pancakes will be at the Washington Municipal Airport this Sunday.

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Downtown Washington Will Be Ridiculous Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowa’s longest running Ridiculous Day will continue in Washington tomorrow.

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Highway 1 Bridge Replacement Ahead of Schedule

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Skunk River bridge replacement is ahead of schedule thanks to a mild spring.

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On Your Marks, Get Set, Go – Kewash Half Marathon Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Photo courtesy of Kierstan Peck.

Day three of Washington’s Summer Classic kicks off tomorrow morning with the Kewash Half Marathon.

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Renovation of Kalona Home Continues Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:21 am

You don’t need a background in construction to help with the renovation of a home in Kalona tomorrow.

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Comic Artist Presents Workshop at Washington Library

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:21 am

From squares to superheroes, comic artist Jerry DeCaire held a workshop at the Washington Public Library this week.

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Washington Yard Waste Center No Longer Open Saturdays

Posted: Friday, June 5th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The City of Washington’s Yard Waste Center and Waste Water Treatment Plant is no longer open on Saturday mornings.

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Washington Resident Injured in Johnson County Accident

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 9:31 pm

A Washington resident is recovering from injuries sustained during a traffic accident in Coralville Thursday morning.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jerome Vittetoe about Ag Day, part of Washington’s Summer Classic.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss radon mitigation with Dave Manly, owner of Manly’s Construction in Kalona.

Golden Shovels Break Ground for Halcyon House Project

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Following a ceremony yesterday, ground was officially broken by seven golden shovels for the $10.5 million project at Halcyon House in Washington.

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Fairfield Officers Placed on Administrative Leave

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is looking into an incident where members of the Fairfield Police Department discharged their weapons.

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Summer Classic Begins Today

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Join KCII’s Big Red Radio downtown today for the first ever Washington Summer Classic.

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Mount Pleasant Mental Health Institute to Remain State Funded Under Legislation

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Mount Pleasant Mental Health Institute would stay open under a piece of legislation that has bipartisan support.

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