Today's Local News

Kalona Business Uses Crowdsourcing to Increase Production

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Fencing will be installed around organic pasture near Kalona following a successful online crowd sourcing campaign.

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Tribute Night to be at Washington’s Airport Next Weekend

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Two bands are coming to Washington to perform at the airport next weekend.

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Rollover Accident in Henry County

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A Washington resident was transported by ambulance from the scene of a car accident south of Wayland Friday morning.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington Chamber of Commerce director Michelle Redlinger about the upcoming Summer Classic. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Sue Rich, director of the Washington County Veterans Affairs Office, to discuss what led her to present a local World War II veteran’s Purple Heart and Bronze Star Medal to one of his living relatives.

Local Veterans Medals Returned to Family

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A local World War II veterans medals, inexplicably found in a storage unit outside of Washington County, have been returned to his living relatives.

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Memorial Day Being Observed in Washington

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:23 am

In 1971, Congress declared Memorial Day a national holiday and the date was set as the last Monday in May each year.

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Kalona’s Pool Open for Holiday

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Kalona Municipal Pool is open for Memorial Day.

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Closures Due to Holiday Observance

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Many offices and businesses are closed today in honor of Memorial Day.

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Washington Wraps Up School Year Wednesday

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Students will officially begin summer breaks this week.

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Drought Conditions Lessen Across Midwest

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Only 9 percent of Iowa is experiencing drought conditions at this time and it is only considered abnormally dry.

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Summer Classic Starts Next Week

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The first ever Summer Classic in downtown Washington starts next week.

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Work on Kalona Maintenance Shop Nearly Complete

Posted: Monday, May 25th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Work on Kalona’s Maintenance Shop is nearly done.

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Extra Patrols Focusing on Seatbelt Use

Posted: Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 6:24 am

Extra patrol will be on Iowa’s roadways this Memorial Day weekend.

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Work on Kalona Maintenance Shop Nearly Complete

Posted: Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Work on Kalona’s Maintenance Shop is nearly done.

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Washington Students to Receive Diplomas Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 6:24 am

Tomorrow afternoon 113 Washington High School students will don caps and gowns for their graduation ceremony.

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Demons in Finals of State Track Meet

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Washington Demons have three events competing in the final day of the state track meet in Des Moines today.

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Avenue of Flags Displayed in Washington this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 6:23 am

Each year American flags are put on display during the Memorial Day weekend in Washington.

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Mid-Prairie, Iowa Mennonite Students to Graduate Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 6:23 am

Many area seniors have received their high school diplomas or will this weekend.

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Emergency Medical Service Providers Honored this Week

Posted: Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 6:22 am

This week is Emergency Medical Services Week across the United States as proclaimed by President Barack Obama.

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