Today’s Local News

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Dr. Monie Hayes about free English as a second language (ESL) classes offered in Washington at the Kirkwood Regional Center.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Sid Rowland, the organizer of a Kansas Wildfire Appreciation Celebration event taking place in Steinbeck Hall at Marr Park August 20.

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Homicide Investigation Underway for Riverside 17-Month-Old

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:28 am

The death of a 17-month-old child in Riverside is being investigated as a homicide.

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Washington Trees to be Removed – Ash and Hazardous

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Hazardous trees and ash trees on city property will soon be removed in the City of Washington.

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Dark Afternoon Monday as Eclipse Happens Over U.S.

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Monday afternoon at 1:12 p.m. is the maximum coverage of the eclipse in Washington.

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Extreme Drought Now in Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:25 am


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Extreme drought conditions can now be found in Iowa.

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Wacky Family Fun at Annual Lone Tree Fall Festival

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:24 am

It may sound strange to hear of a “Fall Festival” occurring in August, but the City of Lone Tree thrives off of eccentricity for their annual Fall Festival being held this weekend.

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Train Trespassers Found in Washington

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Two people were found on a train in Washington Wednesday morning.

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One Week Left of Swimming at Steele Family Aquatic Center

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:21 am

Swimmers have until next weekend to enjoy the Steele Family Aquatic Center for the season.

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Area Schools Start Classes Next Week

Posted: Friday, August 18th, 2017 at 6:20 am

This weekend marks the last days of summer for area students as schools begin classes next week.

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BREAKING NEWS: Homicide Investigation Underway for Riverside 17-Month-Old

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 5:16 pm

The death of a 17-month-old child in Riverside is being investigated as a homicide.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot director of PAWS and More about the annual dog paddle. It will be held August 27th.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Vicki Fagen of the United Church of Faith in Keota about their “Back to School” project.

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Teenager Bicycling Killed When Hit by Car

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 6:29 am


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A teenager riding a bicycle died when hit by a car in Louisa County Wednesday evening.

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Keota Church Collecting School Supplies for District

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Buying school supplies for your children can be a stressful time for families in southeast Iowa.

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Council Approves First Reading of Hotel Motel Tax Ordinance

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 6:27 am

With 75% of those voting supporting the measure in a special election earlier this month a seven percent hotel motel tax will begin in the City of Washington January 1st.

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Courage Ride Returns to KCII-Area Saturday

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Cyclists in Washington, Keokuk, Johnson, and Iowa Counties will be raising awareness and funds for sarcoma this Saturday as part of the Courage Ride.

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Wellman City Council Discusses Increased ATV, Golf Cart Use

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Increased golf cart and ATV use on the 4th of July sparked discussion for the Wellman City Council.

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Student and Parent Orientation at Washington Middle School Tonight

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Washington Community School District students will be returning to classes next week.

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Washington County Represented at Iowa State Fair

Posted: Thursday, August 17th, 2017 at 6:22 am

The Iowa State Fair is underway and Washington County has been represented in a variety of ways from the livestock show rings to the talent stage.

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