Today’s Local News

Brighton Man Arrested for Assault

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 6:25 am

A Brighton man was arrested after assaulting people in town Monday night.

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Four Golden Hawks Selected for All-State Jazz Band

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 6:24 am

Four Mid-Prairie students are selected for the class 1A and 2A Jazz Educators of Iowa All-State Jazz Band.

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Washington Alum to Direct UNI Jazz Band in Town, Hold Workshops Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 6:23 am

The University of Northern Iowa is bringing a jazz band to Washington to work with local students and perform a concert, under the direction of a 1982 Washington alum.

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Washington Farmer Recognized by National Corn Growers Association

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 6:22 am

With 309.1992 bushels per acre, Tom Vittetoe of Washington is being recognized by the National Corn Growers Association.

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Second Congressional District Candidate Visiting Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 6:20 am

A candidate running for the Republican nomination for the state’s second congressional district is holding public events in Washington County this weekend.

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BREAKING NEWS: Almelien Wins Vacant Washington School Board Seat in Special Election

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 8:34 pm

The votes have been counted and the new member of the Washington School Board is James Almelien.

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BREAKING NEWS: Two Vehicles Collide in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:07 pm


Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Two vehicles collided in Washington Tuesday night.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Christopher Merz director of jazz studies at the University of Northern Iowa about the Generations of Jazz in Washington.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Kalona City Administrator Ryan Schlabaugh about Kalona being selected as a stop on the 2018 RAGBRAI route. This is part two of a two-part interview.

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Highland Robotics Team Advancing to World Championship

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:27 am

The Highland robotics team is heading to the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship for the second year in a row.

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Kick Butts Day is Wednesday

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:27 am

A day to encourage youth to speak out against Big Tobacco is Wednesday and it’s called Kick Butts Day.

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Special Election for Washington School Board Today

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:27 am

Today is the special election for the vacant Washington School Board seat.

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Washington Man Arrested on Four Warrants

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Jimmie L. Stringer III

A Washington man wanted on four warrants was located in Linn County.

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Conservation Director Pays Ticket for Hunting and Fishing Infraction

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Washington County Conservation Director Steve Anderson had a hunting and fishing infraction in December.

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Supervisors Apply for Grant to Help Fund New Communications Building

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Efforts to fund a new communications building for Washington County dispatch and 911 services are underway.

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Keota Resident Elected President of Iowa Wine Growers Association

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:24 am


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A Keota resident has been named president of the Iowa Wine Growers Association (IWGA).

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Iowans with Family History of Colon Cancer Should Get Screened Sooner

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 6:20 am

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in Iowa, and though having a colonoscopy sounds like something reserved only for those over 50, a screening is recommended for some younger adults as well.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington Community Center manager Cat Nelson about Finnish music coming to Washington next week.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Kalona City Administrator Ryan Schlabaugh about Kalona being selected as a stop on the 2018 RAGBRAI route. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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Kalona Hosting Public Input Meeting for RAGBRAI Stop Wednesday

Posted: Monday, March 19th, 2018 at 6:27 am


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For the first time in its history, Kalona will be a stop on the RAGBRAI route.

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