Today's Local News

Legislative Briefing Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The third and final legislative briefing of the year in Washington will be held tomorrow.

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Keota Boys to Play for Third Place This Morning

Posted: Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Keota Boys Basketball team will play for third place today.

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Keota Playing for Third Place Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 1:10 pm

The Keota Boys Basketball team will play for third place tomorrow.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Bob Anderson who is seeking the Republican nomination for Iowa’s Senate District 39 seat. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent of Highland Schools Chris Armstrong joins us for today’s program to discuss the school board meeting held Monday. We’ll go over the 28-E Agreement with Kirkwood they considered, the calendar for next year and the budget estimate that was presented.

Washington Hires Head Football Coach

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 11:47 am

Dr. Mike Jorgensen, Washington’s Superintendent, has announced that a new head football coach and strength and conditioning coach has been hired.

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Affordable Housing Project in Washington Receives $1.39 Million

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Finance Authority Board of Directors has announced that a Washington project will be receiving federal Housing Tax Credits and HOME awards to construct affordable rental housing.

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Traffic Stop Leads to Discovery of Meth Lab

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A traffic stop led to two arrests in New London this week.

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Board to Receive Signatures Asking for Director’s Removal

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Conservation Board will accept the receipt of signatures requesting the removal of County Conservation Director Steve Anderson at the board’s regular session meeting today.

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Superintendent Presents Budget Projections

Posted: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Budget projections for the Washington Community School District were presented by Superintendent Mike Jorgensen at last night’s school board meeting.

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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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