Today's Local News

Loebsack to Discuss Expanding Broadband Access

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The U.S. Representative for Iowa’s 2nd congressional district will be in Southeast Iowa today.

Read the rest of this entry »

Lent Lunches Held in Washington

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Lent is nearly halfway over for the year and the Washington Area Ministerial Association is holding lunches each Tuesday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Riverside Seeking to Join County Hazard Mitigation Plan

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors will revisit their discussion regarding adding the City of Riverside to the county’s hazard mitigation plan in their meeting tomorrow.

Read the rest of this entry »

Daylight Saving Time Starts Today

Posted: Sunday, March 8th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Daylight Saving Time began early this morning.

Read the rest of this entry »

Wellman Council Appoints New Member

Posted: Sunday, March 8th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Wellman City Council has appointed a new member.

Read the rest of this entry »

Solon Girl Abducted

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 5:19 pm

AMBER ALERT CANCELLED…

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a girl abducted from the Solon area.

Read the rest of this entry »

Saving of the Green on KCII Radio

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:25 am

A special, one-day event will be on KCII Radio Wednesday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Mayer Nominated for State Award

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:24 am

A principal in the Washington Community School District has been nominated for a state award.

Read the rest of this entry »

Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Competing at Districts

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie High School Jazz Band is competing in the District Jazz Contest today.

Read the rest of this entry »

Prepare to Lose an Hour Tonight

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Early tomorrow morning clocks will spring forward for Daylight Saving Time.

Read the rest of this entry »

LET’s Center to Add Art Project to Gallery Walk

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Painted by Carol Ray.

A new art project will be part of Washington’s downtown gallery walk this summer.

Read the rest of this entry »

Iowa Mennonite School Graduate Receiving Award

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A school administrator originally from Washington County will be honored by the Iowa High School Athletic Association next weekend.

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Council Approves $375,000 Bond for Streets, Fire Department

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Washington City Council approved the issuance of $375,00 in general obligation bonds at their meeting this week.

Read the rest of this entry »

NWS Offering Weather Spotter Training

Posted: Saturday, March 7th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The National Weather Service office in the Quad Cities is offering a class for those interested in becoming a weather spotter.

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Susan Mitchell about the Elderly Waiver Program. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we get an update the replacement of the Skunk River Bridge on Highway 1 with Jason Huddle, field services coordinator with the Iowa Department of Transportation.

More Great Deals on KCII Wednesday

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:24 am

The KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is coming back for one day only next week with “Saving of the Green”.

Read the rest of this entry »

Two World Premieres Taking Place in Washington County

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Ainsworth Opera House will host two world premieres this weekend.

Read the rest of this entry »

Kalona Man’s Trial Rescheduled

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A Kalona man’s vehicular homicide trial is being pushed back to June.

Read the rest of this entry »

Riverside to Handle Fire Department’s Finances

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Tax dollars from townships served by the Riverside Fire Department will now go through the city.

Read the rest of this entry »