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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with deputies Nathan Schmuecker and Nolan Burke of the Washington County Sheriff’s Office about efforts to add two K-9 units and tonight’s fundraiser.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by president of the Olds Lions Club, Fred Roth, to discuss what they do, how to get involved. We will also talk about an event they’re hosting tonight with a member of the Iowa Hawkeye Athletic Department.

‘Saving of the Green’ on KCII Radio Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:24 am

A one-day special on air event will happen on KCII Radio tomorrow.

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Sheriff’s Office Collecting Donations for K-9 Units

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Approximately $13,000 has been raised for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office to add two K-9 units to its force.

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Greiner Buildings Awarded by NFBA

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am


Shawn Redlinger’s “Shome” built by Greiner Buildings. Photos contributed.

A Washington company has won three national awards.

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Suspected Abductor in Solon Case Facing Assault Charge

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The man accused of abducting a child this past weekend is facing an additional charge.

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Jorgensen to be Awarded Saturday

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Washington School District Superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgensen will be awarded at Saturday’s state boys’ basketball tournament.

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Two Semis Collided on Highway 218

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Yesterday morning at approximately 6:30 a.m. a two vehicle accident involving semi-tractors was reported near Olds.

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Columbus Board Selects New Superintendent

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Columbus Community School Board has selected the individual who will serve as next school year’s superintendent and high school principal.

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Warm Weather Leaving Ice Unsafe

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Given the current conditions, ice fishing season is likely over.

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UPDATE: Teenager Dies in Wreck in Keokuk County

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 1:42 pm

Saturday night a two-vehicle accident with one fatality and two people transported from the scene by AirCare occurred in Keokuk County.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Bob Wollenberg of the United Presbyterian Church in Washington.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss the English River Watershed Management Authority with Ryan Schlabaugh, chair of the organization and city administrator in Kalona.

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WACO to Hold Classes Friday

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 10:35 am

WACO is having a snow make up day this Friday, March 13th.

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BREAKING NEWS: Semis Collide on Highway 218

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 7:45 am

At 7:40 a.m. two semis reportedly collided on Highway 218.

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Amber Alert Cancelled

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:25 am


Kenneth Eugene Johns


Brianna Crane

An Amber Alert was issued Saturday afternoon for an alleged child abduction in Johnson County.

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Teenager Dies in Wreck in Keokuk County

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:24 am

Saturday night a two-vehicle accident with one fatality and two people transported from the scene by AirCare occurred in Keokuk County.

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Great Deals on Saving of the Green on KCII Radio

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza will be back on air for a special, one-day event.

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Brinton Film Tour Begins This Weekend

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A local historian is about to begin a statewide tour where he’ll present some of the oldest and rarest pieces of early film in the world.

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Wellman Council Appoints New Member

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Wellman City Council has appointed a new member.

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