Today's Local News

Big Red Radio Continues on Food Drive

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The KCII Big Red Radio continues to make stops on the 13th annual KCII Caring Christmas Food Drive.

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Endowment Established for Friends of Lake Darling

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Two local organizations worked together to set up an endowment for Friends of Lake Darling.

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Kalona Woman Wins Rose Bowl Trip

Posted: Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Iowa Hawkeyes fans are continuing to get excited about the Rose Bowl game and a Kalona resident has won a trip to the big game.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Lisa and Don Hughes about their association with the Iowa Hawkeye Marching Band. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on In Touch with Southeast Iowa I am joined by the members of the Iowa Mennonite School Pep Band.

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Snow Hits Washington

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:28 am

Sleet, wind, and snow swept across eastern Iowa Monday during a winter storm.

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Local 4-H Council Hosts Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:25 am

Due to the winter storm, blood donors are needed.

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Take Extra Care of Pets During Winter Weather

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:25 am

Pet owners are reminded to take extra care of pets during winter weather conditions.

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Numerous Wrecks Reported During Winter Storm

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:24 am

Many vehicles slid into ditches Monday across Washington County during the winter storm.

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KCII Continues Food Drive

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The 13th annual KCII Caring Christmas Food Drive continues this week.

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Veterans Memorial Project Moves Forward in Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Kalona City Council gave Jan Peterseim and her committee permission to continue into the design phase of a planned Veterans and Volunteers Memorial.

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Washington Tree Drop Off Open

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Christmas trees in Washington can now be disposed of.

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Clinton Praises Iowa Renewable Energy

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 at 6:20 am

As Washington County continues to lead in solar energy production, wind energy is also on the rise.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Lisa and Don Hughes about their association with the Iowa Hawkeye Marching Band. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Today on In Touch with Southeast Iowa I am joined by former speaker of the Iowa House and current Mayor of Cedar Rapids Ron Corbitt. Ron is here to talk about his new think tank Engage Iowa.

Winter Storm Hits KCII Listening Area

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2015 at 6:27 am

A winter storm hit Washington County and southeast Iowa early Monday bringing snow, wind, ice and sleet.

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Former Speaker of the Iowa House in Kalona

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2015 at 6:25 am

Former Speaker of the Iowa House and current Mayor of Cedar Rapids Ron Corbett is coming to Kalona to speak about launching his new conservative non-profit think tank, Engage Iowa.

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Hugheses Share Hawkeye Band Ties Ahead of Rose Bowl

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Hawkeyes will be playing in the Rose Bowl Friday and a couple in Washington has a special tie to the Hawkeye Marching Band.

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Highest Unemployment Rate in State in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The highest unemployment rate in November was in southeast Iowa, and was more than double Washington county’s rate.

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KCII Food Drive Continues

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The 13th Annual KCII Caring Christmas Food Drive continues with two stops this week.

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