Today's Local News

Winners Selected from More than 80 Floats in Ridiculous Parade

Posted: Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Over 80 floats were in Sunday’s Ridiculous Day Parade in downtown Washington.

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Keota Preparing for Fun Days

Posted: Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A town in Keokuk County is gearing up for their community celebration.

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Work on Regional Kirkwood Center Progresses

Posted: Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Washington Regional Kirkwood Center is nearly complete.

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Lone Tree Farm Hosting Open House

Posted: Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Those with struggling pastures are invited to learn about a different way to manage their cow-calf operations.

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Farm Safety Day Has Record Involvement

Posted: Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Record numbers took part in the Farm Safety Day held at the Washington County Fairgrounds last week.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Eric Schneidewind of AARP about age discrimination in the workplace.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss the proposed Partners in Reading Park in Kalona with Kalona Library Director, Ann Skaden.

Mid-Prairie Soccer in Championship Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:27 am

Mid-Prairie’s boys soccer team will take the pitch tomorrow against Iowa City Regina in the 1A state soccer championship match.

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Motorcycle Wreck on Riverside Road

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A motorcycle wrecked on Riverside Road last night.

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Funding in Place for Friends in Reading Park

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A proposed park in Kalona is being made possible by multiple organizations in the county.

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Kalona Days Begins Friday

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

After months of planning, Kalona’s community celebration is less than a week a way.

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Planning and Zoning to Discuss Three Properties

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Three locations will be reviewed and discussed at tomorrow’s Planning and Zoning Commission meeting for the City of Washington.

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Iowans Look to Fight Against Age Discrimination

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Age discrimination is being reported across the country and legislation has been proposed to curb such acts.

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New USDA Program Announced

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A USDA program to conserve land while helping beginning farmers has been announced by Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack.

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Marr Park Hosting Handicapped Fishing Day

Posted: Monday, June 9th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Handicapped Fishing Day is being held this week in Washington County.

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USDA Announces Program to Help Beginning Farmers

Posted: Sunday, June 8th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack has announced a USDA program to conserve land while helping beginning farmers.

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Marr Park to Host Handicapped Fishing Day

Posted: Sunday, June 8th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Handicapped Fishing Day is being held this week in Washington County. Fishing begins at 9am on Wednesday at Marr Park, located west of Ainsworth. The event is open to all ages of handicapped citizens. Poles and bait will be provided for those without equipment. The local chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America has helped sponsor the event since 1948.

For more information, call Don Pfeiffer at 653-4912. To help with the meal, call Pat Hartsock at 653-7248.

Tribute Night Relocated

Posted: Saturday, June 7th, 2014 at 6:25 am

After today’s events for Ridiculous Day is Tribute Night.

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Fish for Free This Weekend

Posted: Saturday, June 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Iowa residents have two more days to try fishing without needing to buy a license first.

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Live the Dream Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, June 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The final day of Washington’s 175th Celebration, Living the Dream Day, is tomorrow.

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