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How to Care for a Christmas Cactus

Posted: Friday, December 26th, 2014 at 6:20 am

While Christmas celebrations may be over, holiday flowers can continue to bloom.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with KCII General Manage Joe Nichols about the 12th Annual Caring Christmas Food Drive.

K-9 Fund Receives Early Christmas Present

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington County K-9 fund received an early Christmas present in the form of $7,000 in donations presented at yesterday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Attorney General’s Office Looking Into Non-Delivery Claims

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am


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The Iowa Attorney General’s Office is receiving complaints from individuals in southeast Iowa who have paid for services they didn’t receive.

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City Halls Closed for Holiday

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Some cities in Washington County will have their garbage pickup impacted by tomorrow’s holiday.

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Christmas Music for the Holidays on KCII

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

In observance of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, KCII Radio is continuing its holiday tradition of Christmas music segments.

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RUSS Exit Agreement Still on the Table

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County Supervisor Jack Seward, who is the county’s representative on the Regional Utility Service Systems, or RUSS, board, states an exit agreement is still in the works but no formal action has been taken at this time.

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Christmas Dinner to be Served in Packwood

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A church located in a small town in Jefferson County is holding their annual Christmas Day dinner tomorrow.

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Help Fill the Big Red Radio for Our Communities

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

KCII Radio’s 12th Annual KCII Caring Christmas food drive is underway and the station is hoping to fill the Big Red Radio with non-perishable food and toiletry items for area food banks.

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Many Doors Closed for Christmas

Posted: Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow is Christmas and many businesses and offices will be closed in observance of the holiday.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Jason Collier of the United Church of Crawforsdville and Ainsworth Community Church about Christmas.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Darrell Smith, superintendent of WACO Schools, to discuss their solar project, when the expected completion date is, and how much they expects to save on their energy costs.

Final Meeting for Supervisor Davis

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 10:59 am

Last week’s Washington County Supervisor meeting was the final board meeting for chairman Steve Davis.

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Sex Offender Back in Custody

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

An escaped sex offender is back in custody.

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Farmland Values See Largest Decline in 28 Years

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 am


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Farmland values across the state have seen a decline and the average Iowa farmland value is now estimated to be $7,943 per acre.

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Last Day to Mail Letters and Packages

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

You’ll need to act fast if you want to send friends and family mail before Christmas arrives.

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Christmas is Two Days Away

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Christmas is just two days away and many area churches will hold Christmas Eve services tomorrow evening.

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Travel Safely During the Holidays

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

With the holidays, many people are traveling area highways and the Iowa Department of Transportation is reminding motorists to drive safely.

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Rain and Snow in the Forecast

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Small amounts of rain and snow are in the weather forecast for Southeast Iowa today and tomorrow.

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Marek Honored by Iowa Soybean Assocation

Posted: Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Soybean Association recognized a Washington County senior at their 50th Anniversary Symposium.

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