Today's Local News

Kalona Considering Urban Chicken Ordinance

Posted: Friday, April 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Kalona City Council is expected to discuss raising chickens within city limits at their meeting Monday.

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Demon Dash Tomorrow Morning

Posted: Friday, April 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The 6th annual Demon Dash is tomorrow.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Harald Gruber about Easter.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s In Touch, Kalona Public Library Director, Ann Skaden, joins us to discuss the proposed Partners in Reading Park.

Update: Linn County Casino License Denied

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 11:50 am

Photo courtesy of Ed Raber, Director of Washington Economic Development Group.

The Linn County Casino license has been denied.

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BREAKING NEWS: Linn County Casino Denied

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 11:23 am

BREAKING NEWS: Linn County casino license denied by commission. KCII News will bring you more information at noon in the Mid-day Magazine.

Fatal Wreck at Intersection of Highways 1 and 92

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A two-vehicle fatal wreck occurred yesterday afternoon at the junction of Highways 1 and 92 approximately 10 miles south of Kalona.

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Four Month Investigation Leads to Arrests

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A four month long joint narcotics investigation in Henry County has led to the arrest of two individuals.

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Phone Scam Reported in Washington Area

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A phone scam has been reported in Washington County.

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Service of 911 Dispatchers Recognized This Week

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 6:22 am

During this National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, the men and women who serve as 911 dispatchers are being recognized for their service.

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Demons Competing at Physics Olympics

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Today Washington High School seniors are competing in the Physics Olympics.

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Riverside Fire Called to Assist in Iowa City

Posted: Thursday, April 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Riverside’s Fire Department was one of many called to assist with a fire in southeastern Iowa City Tuesday afternoon.

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Two Vehicle Wreck This Afternoon

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 2:07 pm

A two-vehicle wreck occurred this afternoon at the junction of Highways 1 and 92 approximately 10 miles south of Kalona.

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Breaking News: Accident with Injuries At Intersection of Highways 1 and 92

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 1:26 pm

At around 1PM Wednesday afternoon area officials responded to a call regarding an accident at the junction of Highways 1 and 92 north of the city of Washington.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Duane Hammen and Norman Thomas of the Washington Archers Association about upcoming 3-D shoots and the high school team qualifiying for nationals.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Washington County 911 Supervisor, Cara Sorrells, joins us for today’s program to discuss being a dispatcher during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.

Fire Near Keota Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A fire occurred in a shop building in rural Keota yesterday morning.

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South 12th to Have Five-Foot Wide Sidewalks

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The South 12th Avenue and East Tyler Street paving project for this summer is one step closer to beginning construction.

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Iowa Gaming Commission to Decide Fate of Cedar Rapids Casino Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A decision that could have a large financial impact on the casino in Washington County is being made tomorrow morning.

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Mid-Prairie to Begin Selling Bonds as Early as June

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A new air-conditioning system at Washington Township Elementary will likely be the first project funded by Mid-Prairie’s bond issue.

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