Today's Local News

Three Washington County Cities Working Together

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona is working with Wellman and Riverside to improve its chances of receiving a grant from the Department of Natural Resources.

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Harper Man Trapped in Accident

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A Harper man was transported to the University of Iowa hospitals following a rollover car wreck near Wellman yesterday morning.

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Keota Council Approves Demolition of Vacant Home

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A house is being demolished in Keota to make room for a veterans memorial.

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Soybeans Ahead of Average

Posted: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 at 6:20 am

Nearly three-quarters of soybeans in Iowa are in good or excellent condition.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Michelle Redlinger, Director of the Washington Chamber of Commerce, about a new logo for area schools and upcoming volunteer opportunities with Habitat for Humanity.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Caroline Lehman, chairperson of the Henry County Historical Society, to discuss the process they go through to get properties on the National Register of Historic Places.

UPDATE: Rollover Accident Near Wellman

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 10:03 am

A rollover accident happened Wednesday morning about two miles south of Wellman on Gingko Avenue or W38.

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Rollover Wreck Near Wellman

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 8:23 am


A rollover accident happened Wednesday morning about two miles south of Wellman on Gingko Avenue or W38.

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Severe Weather Rolled Through Area this Morning

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 8:14 am

The KCII Severe Weather Action Team responded to a severe thunderstorm warning this morning.

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Supervisors to Hold Work Session with RUSS Representatives

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 6:23 am

An update regarding the RUSS board was presented by Washington County Supervisor Jack Seward yesterday.

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Rate Increase Proposed in Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kalona City Council has taken the first step toward raising the town’s sewer rates.

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Downtown Celebration Entering Fourth Year

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Kalona’s volunteer organizations will be recognized this weekend for the crucial role they play in the community.

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Logo Unites Schools

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A new logo debuted last week that represents the three schools in the City of Washington that work together throughout the year.

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Riverside Benches Available to Sponsor

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The City of Riverside is giving residents the chance to memorialize loved ones along their paved trail.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Monica Vernon, Democratic candidate for Lt. Governor or Iowa.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

President of the Mid-Prairie School Board, Jim Hussey, joins us for today’s program to discuss decisions made at their last school board meeting.

Dog Deemed Vicious Euthanized

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A dog that was tasered by a police officer in June and deemed vicious by the Washington City Council in July has been euthanized.

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Mid-Prairie School District Holding First Day of Classes Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board toured a few of the district’s buildings ahead of the first day of school.

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Drive Safely with Tall Crops Obstructing Views

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two people died and 37 were injured in 31 accidents in Iowa last year at rural intersections due to obstructed views by crops or trees.

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Kalona Chamber Sells Thousands of Rolls at State Fair

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Volunteers have returned after operating the Kalona Chamber of Commerce booth at the Iowa State Fair.  

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