Today’s Local News

KCII Recognized as Friend of Washington County 4-H

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:28 am


The KC Hall was full of 4-Hers and their families Sunday night for their annual awards presentation. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

The annual 4-H Awards and Family Fun Night was celebrated Sunday in Washington and a number of awards were presented, including one for KCII Radio.

Read the rest of this entry »

Winfield-Mt. Union District Raises Funds for Puerto Rico Relief

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:28 am


Map image courtesy of Gabe Wylder.

Spare change is usually placed in a coin purse or a jar, sometimes forgotten.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tomorrow is Election Day, New Mayor to be Selected in Washington

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Polls will be open Tuesday for city elections.

Read the rest of this entry »

Man Arrested for OWI After Hitting Multiple Parked Vehicles in Washington

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:27 am

A car struck parked vehicles, went over a curb, and hit a street sign in Washington Saturday night.

Read the rest of this entry »

State Lawmakers Look to Address Opioid Crisis

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Iowa is no exception to the opioid crisis happening across the country.

Read the rest of this entry »

Drought Results in Natural Disaster Declaration

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Due to the recent drought, four counties in Iowa have been designated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture as primary natural disaster areas.

Read the rest of this entry »

Library Prepares for Noontime Concerts

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Libraries are often thought of as quiet spaces, but the Washington Public Library is an exception.

Read the rest of this entry »

Mid-Prairie Submits Request for Additional Spending for Open Enrolled Students

Posted: Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 6:20 am

After certified enrollment numbers have been made official, the Mid-Prairie School Board is requesting additional spending authority.

Read the rest of this entry »

Fall Back with Daylight Saving Time Today

Posted: Sunday, November 5th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Today is the end of Daylight Saving Time.

Read the rest of this entry »

Highland Board Reviews Elementary Summer Reading Program

Posted: Sunday, November 5th, 2017 at 6:25 am


Instructor Sue Norris gives a report of the 2017 elementary summer reading program to the Highland School Board. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

The Highland School Board reviewed their summer reading program and discussed changes for next year at their recent meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday, Check Fire Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Remember to turn back your clocks an hour Sunday morning and to change the batteries in your smoke alarms.

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Resident Selected as District Associate Judge

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:27 am


Photo courtesy of Daniel Kitchen.

A Washington resident has been selected to serve as District Associate Judge for Sub-District 8A, a vacancy which was left by Crystal Cronk of Sigourney.

Read the rest of this entry »

One Flu-Related Death in Iowa Reported

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:26 am

One person has died in Iowa due to the flu.

Read the rest of this entry »

Milestones Agency Closes Keota Senior Center

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:24 am

The Keota Milestones Area Agency on Aging senior center served its final meal on October 30.

Read the rest of this entry »

Four Washington Students Selected for Honor Choir

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Four Washington students have been selected for an honor choir.

Read the rest of this entry »

Most of KCII-Listening Area Abnormally Dry

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Drought conditions remain unchanged from last week to this week.

Read the rest of this entry »

You Can’t Beat the House Presented by Washington High School

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:22 am

The final two performances of ‘You Can’t Beat the House’ presented by the Washington High School are on the stage tonight and Sunday afternoon.

Read the rest of this entry »

Alliant Energy Requests Annexation of Land Near Kalona for Substation

Posted: Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 6:20 am

The Kalona City Council approved a request from Alliant Energy at their recent meeting.

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with member of Just Us Girls Beth McBride about this weekend’s USO inspired dinner show in West Chester.

Play

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, November 3rd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Kathy Dice of The Keck Players who are performing their fall production at the Louisa County Heritage Center November 3-5.

Read the rest of this entry »

Play