Today's Local News

Washington City Council to Hear Presentation For RAGBRAI

Posted: Monday, August 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two special presentations will be given at tomorrow’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Iowa Soybean Month

Posted: Monday, August 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

August is Iowa Soybean Month as proclaimed by Governor Terry Branstad.

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Sigourney Youth Group in Puerto Rico

Posted: Monday, August 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Members of a local youth group are on a mission trip in Puerto Rico this week.

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Consideration of Road Repairs on Agenda

Posted: Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Kalona City Council will consider road repairs for the current fiscal year at tomorrow’s meeting.

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Farmers Market Week Starts Today

Posted: Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 at 6:20 am

Fruits, vegetables, baked good and other locally made items can be found at area farmers markets.

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Newborn Screenings Lead to Early Diagnosis

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Babies are now tested for 50 disorders shortly after birth with the Newborn Screening process.

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Hills Bank Robbery Under Investigation

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Police are searching for the man who robbed a Johnson County bank yesterday.

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Celebrate Washington Today

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington’s annual Celebrate Washington event is being held today in and around Central Park.

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Winfield Celebrating Crooked Creek Days

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

An annual celebration nearing its 20th anniversary is being held this weekend.

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Bridge to be Replaced on G-38

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A bridge over Dutch Creek on G-38, also known as Old Highway 92, will be replaced with bridge funds and farm to market funds.

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Garage Sale Proceeds to Benefit Ainsworth Food Pantry

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A local church is raising money this weekend for the charity work they’re involved with.

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Washington Residents Elected to Agriculture Boards

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

New leaders in farming were recently elected for the Iowa Corn Growers Association and the Iowa Corn Promotion Board.

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Rural Homeowners May Qualify for Loan Refinancing

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:20 am

The United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development office is temporarily accepting applications to refinance home loans in rural Iowa.

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Police Investigating Robbery at Local Bank

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 4:47 pm

Police are searching for the man who robbed a Johnson County bank earlier today.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington County Public Health Director Danielle Pettit-Majewski about newborn screenings.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by one of the youth group leaders at the Sigourney United Methodist Church, Jaci Jarmes, about a mission trip they’re leaving for tomorrow.

Former Mid-Prairie Employee Pleads Not Guilty to Theft Charge

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:25 am

A former Mid-Prairie employee accused of stealing from the district has entered a plea of not guilty.

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Area Businesses Donate to K-9 Fund

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Another $1,450 was given to the Washington County Sheriff’s Department K-9 fund this week.

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Brinton Film Collection Tour Planned

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

A local historian will tour the country with a historic film collection beginning in March.

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Celebrate Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A duathalon, artisan trade show, kids activities and live music will be in downtown Washington tomorrow.

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