Today's Local News

After School Program Available for Students

Posted: Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A couple organizations are working together to offer an after school program for area children.

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Washington Page

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

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot, Director of PAWS and More Animal Shelter in Washington, about a low cost spay and neuter program. This is part two of a two-part interview.

For a list of adoptable animals (including Felix pictured above) click here.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

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

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Mid-Prairie School’s At-Risk Coordinator Kelly Galiher regarding a new backpack program at the district’s elementary schools.

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Begins Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza is underway.

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West Nile Virus Number of Cases a Quarter of Last Year’s

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

Eleven cases of West Nile virus have been reported across Iowa so far this year.

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Purchase Agreement of Downtown Washington Building to be Considered by Council

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

The real estate purchase agreement with Washington Economic Development Group of the Tienda La Cruz site in downtown Washington will be considered tonight at a special session meeting of the Washington City Council.

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Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge Extends Weekly Concert into Autumn

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

A popular blues musician is performing at the Bunker Mill Bridge this evening.

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Kalona Mobile Home Park Could Benefit from Tax Increment Financing Dollars

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

A partnership between the City of Kalona and Meadow Brook Mobile Home Park is being considered.

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Voting Begins Thursday in Iowa

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

Iowans can start voting in person in two days.

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Fall Festival Returns This Weekend

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

Staff at the Kalona Historical Village are busy preparing for this weekend’s Fall Festival.

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Fall Beings with Autumnal Equinox

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

Fall is officially underway with the autumnal equinox happening last night.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot, Director of PAWS and More Animal Shelter in Washington, about a low cost spay and neuter program. This is part one of a two-part interview.

For a list of adoptable animals (including Marley pictured above) click here.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Mid-Prairie School District At-Risk Coordinator Kelly Galiher to discuss what she does in that role. We’ll also go over  some of the biggest issues today’s youth faces.

Call KCII Tomorrow Beginning at 10 a.m.

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 6:24 am

Tomorrow marks the start of KCII’s biannual Home Shopping Extravaganza.

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Low-cost Spay and Neuter Services Available

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington County residents can now take part in a program for low-cost spay and neuter services for their pets.

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Spring Finish Expected for Lake Darling Cabin Project

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will put the Lake Darling State Park cabin project out for bid sometime in the next few weeks.

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Kalona Exploring Cost of Extending Services to East Edge of Town

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The extension of water and sewer to the east drainage ditch is being considered.

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One Sent to University Hospital After Wreck Near Kalona

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A vehicle wrecked near Kalona early Sunday evening and one person was transported to the University of Iowa Hospital.

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Bike vs. Car Collision in Washington

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A juvenile riding a bicycle in Washington Sunday afternoon ran into a vehicle.

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New Trustee Needed for Library

Posted: Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A new trustee is needed from the City of Washington for the Washington Free Public Library board.

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