Today’s Local News

Highland Finger Tightans Robotics Team Competes at Super-Regional Championship

Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The Highland Robotics team is advancing to the FIRST Tech Challenge North Super-Regional Championship for the first time in their tenure.

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Cover Crop Acres Grow, Still Short of Goal

Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 6:22 am

While the number of cover crop acres in Iowa increased last year, it still fell short of the goal in Iowa’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy.

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Design Update Given on Kalona C Avenue Reconstruction Project

Posted: Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 6:20 am

An update on the upcoming C Avenue reconstruction project was given at the recent Kalona City Council meeting.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jim Alemelien, one of three candidates in the special election to fill a vacancy on the Washington School Board.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Kalona Public Library Director Anne Skaden about the creative arts workshops they are offering to residents 55 and older this spring.

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House Fire in Washington, No Injuries

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:28 am

Washington and Ainsworth Fire Departments extinguished a house fire in Washington Monday.

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Superintendent Applications Due April 6th for Washington School District

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:27 am

The latest hire date of a new superintendent in the Washington School District is expected to be May 1st.

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Man Leads Pursuit in Mount Pleasant, Charged with OWI

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:27 am


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An Illinois man was arrested for operating while intoxicated, eluding law enforcement, and other offenses in Henry County Saturday.

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Generations of Jazz Led by Washington Alum

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:25 am

A Washington High School alum will be showing students in Washington that careers in music are possible, focusing on jazz.

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Golden Hawks Ascend at Individual State Speech Contest

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The Golden Hawks competed at the Individual State Speech Contest Saturday with flying colors.

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Washington School Board Special Election in One Week

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Three candidates are running for the vacant seat on the Washington School Board.

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In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb?

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:22 am

March has started with warmer than usual temperatures.

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Mid-Prairie Home School Students Perform Aladdin the Musical

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:20 am

You’re invited to a magic carpet ride as the Mid-Prairie Home School Assistance Program and the Family Room Theater present the stage musical “Aladdin.”

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Eric Turner of JET Physical Therapy about concussions in youth athletes. This is parttwo of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Lone Tree School Counselor Shelby Bryce about the service-learning projects the high school students have done this year.

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Superintendent Resignation on Washington School Board Agenda Tonight

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 6:29 am

A new superintendent will be coming to the Washington School District this summer. Current superintendent Jeff Dicks is resigning effective June 30th.

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Riverside City Council Discusses Northern Heights Cost-Share Agreement

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 6:27 am

Concern over cost-share agreements proposed for the Northern Heights subdivision project were expressed by the Riverside City Council.

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Plan Now for Fall Concurrent Credit Courses at Kirkwood Washington Regional Center

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 6:27 am

While many area students are on spring break this week, now is the time to begin planning for next school year’s classes, including those at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center.

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Sheriff’s Office Asking for Public to Help Identify People Who Used Stolen Credit Cards

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 6:27 am

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public to help identify individuals who have stolen credit cards that were taken in a burglary in Washington County.

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County Budget on Supervisors Agenda Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Washington County’s next fiscal year budget will be considered Tuesday.

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