Today's Local News

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.

Measles Confirmed Near Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Two cases of measles have been confirmed near Southeast Iowa, in McDonough County, Illinois.

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Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Responds to Incident in Vedic City

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:23 am

An incident involving residents of the Maharishi Vedic City and Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office occurred early yesterday morning.

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County Budget Approved

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Total property tax askings for Washington County have dropped nearly one percent.

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Penalties for Uninsured to Increase Next Year

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The open enrollment deadline for the Affordable Health Care Act is about three weeks away.

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Classes Cancelled for State Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Students in the Keota School District won’t have school tomorrow.

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Wayland Road Bridge Work to Begin Next Month

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The contract for the bridge deck replacement on W55 or Wayland Road over Crooked Creek was awarded yesterday.

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County Officials Seeking Re-election

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Two county candidates have officially submitted papers to the auditor’s office.

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Flu Activity Stays Local

Posted: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Flu activity in Iowa remains local.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens, Director of the Kirkwood Washington Center, about their summer program for area youth.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Eric Greiner, Certified Application Counselor with the non-profit River Hills Community Health Center located in Richland. We’ll discuss the Affordable Health Care open enrollment deadline, premium tax credits and the consequence for not signing up for an insurance plan.

Threats Lead to Investigation at Area High School

Posted: Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Authorities responded to Fairfield High School yesterday after general threats were made over the weekend.

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Showers Seeking Republican Nomination for County Attorney Position

Posted: Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A former Assistant Washington County Attorney is seeking the Republican nomination for Washington County Attorney.

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Kirkwood Offering Summer Program for Area Youth

Posted: Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kirkwood Washington Regional Center is offering a new two-week camp experience for area students this June.

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Local Team Advances in State Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, March 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

After their win yesterday, the Keota Boys Basketball team will be playing the second round of the 1A State Tournament Thursday.

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