Today's Local News

Head Football Coach Hired

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Dr. Mike Jorgensen, Washington’s Superintendent, has announced that a new head football coach and strength and conditioning coach has been hired.

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Candidate for District Three Supervisor Announced

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

There is one official candidate for the Washington County Board of Supervisors District 3 seat.

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Wellman Budget Sent to State, County

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Wellman has adopted their budget for the fiscal year beginning in July.

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Absentee Ballots Now Available

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Absentee ballots for the special election on April 1st are now available.

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Legislative Briefing Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The third and final legislative briefing of the year in Washington will be held tomorrow.

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Keota Boys to Play for Third Place This Morning

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Keota Boys Basketball team will play for third place today.

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Keota Playing for Third Place Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 1:10 pm

The Keota Boys Basketball team will play for third place tomorrow.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Bob Anderson who is seeking the Republican nomination for Iowa’s Senate District 39 seat. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent of Highland Schools Chris Armstrong joins us for today’s program to discuss the school board meeting held Monday. We’ll go over the 28-E Agreement with Kirkwood they considered, the calendar for next year and the budget estimate that was presented.

Washington Hires Head Football Coach

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 11:47 am

Dr. Mike Jorgensen, Washington’s Superintendent, has announced that a new head football coach and strength and conditioning coach has been hired.

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Affordable Housing Project in Washington Receives $1.39 Million

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Finance Authority Board of Directors has announced that a Washington project will be receiving federal Housing Tax Credits and HOME awards to construct affordable rental housing.

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Traffic Stop Leads to Discovery of Meth Lab

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A traffic stop led to two arrests in New London this week.

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Board to Receive Signatures Asking for Director’s Removal

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Conservation Board will accept the receipt of signatures requesting the removal of County Conservation Director Steve Anderson at the board’s regular session meeting today.

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Superintendent Presents Budget Projections

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Budget projections for the Washington Community School District were presented by Superintendent Mike Jorgensen at last night’s school board meeting.

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CPC States County Will Receive $10-$12,000 Adjustment

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Central Point of Coordination Administrator Bobbie Wulf informed the Washington County Board of Supervisors this week that a hearing with the Department of Human Services and the county was cancelled.

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Three Republicans and Two Democrats Seeking Nominations for Senate District 39

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

As of yesterday, three candidates have filed with the Secretary of the State’s office for State Senator District 39.

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Incident in Vedic City Being Reviewed Internally

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The incident in Vedic City is being reviewed internally to avoid similar events in the future.

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Area Team Playing in Second Round of State Basketball Tournament

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Keota Boys Basketball team is playing in the second round of the 1A state tournament later this morning.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Danielle Pettit-Majewski, Washington County Public Health Director, about measles.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Naturalist with Henry County Conservation, Cari Nicely, joins us for today’s program to discuss their upcoming Bat World program being held on March 18th at the Oakland Mills Nature Center.