Today's Local News

Less than Half of Iowa Experiencing Drought Conditions

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County is still in a moderate drought, but conditions across the state lessened greatly from last week to this week.

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Learn How to Cook Italian Through Kirkwood

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Cooking Italian may be easier after this summer for those who take part in the Kirkwood Washington Center’s first summer enrichment program

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Fun Run to Kickoff Kalona Days

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A two day celebration in Kalona gets underway this afternoon.

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Growth Observed on Most Corn and Soybean Acres

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The growing season is in full swing across the state of Iowa.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Director Jennifer Wagner and lead actors Will Hart and Abby Heim about this weekend’s show of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Member of the VFW Post in Keota, Larry Sanders, joins us to discuss a Veterans memorial they’re currently raising money for.

Driver on Wrong Side of Road Causes Wreck on Riverside Road

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:26 am

A two vehicle accident with injuries occurred on Riverside Road last night.

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DNR Pleased with Richmond and Rubio Work

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:25 am

The Department of Natural Resources has formally announced it will not seek further action against Washington County regarding sewer systems in Richmond and Rubio.

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Group Working to Honor Keota Veterans

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A group in Keota is working to build a Veterans memorial in the downtown area.

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New Summer Enrichment Program in Washington

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A new summer enrichment opportunity is being offered in Washington for area students next week.

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ATV Ag Safety Workshop Offered

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An all-terrain vehicle or ATV safety workshop will be held in Washington next week.

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Farmers Market Coupons Available for More Iowans

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Low-income older Iowans and WIC recipients can now participate in a program to get fresh produce at local farmers markets.

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New Principal Selected for Local High School

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

After multiple rounds of interviews, Keota School District has a new secondary principal.

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Golf Outing in its Fourth Year

Posted: Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Proceeds from a golf tournament this weekend will help students attend a private school outside of Kalona.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this issue of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jan Gallagher and Bob Youngquist about the new auditorium project and an update about the Vision Iowa grant process.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, lead organizer of Keota Fun Days, Andy Conrad, joins us to discuss this weekend’s celebration.

Golden Hawks Are Second in the State

Posted: Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie boys soccer team competed in the state championship yesterday.

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Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Opens Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tomorrow is opening night for Washington Community Theater’s production of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.

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Public Health Clinics to Return to Former Library Next Week

Posted: Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington County Public Health’s location at the former library building should be open for WIC, women infants and children, and immunization clinics next week, reports Danielle Pettit-Majewski, Washington County Public Health Director.

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Wellman Debt Service Levy Increasing

Posted: Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Wellman residents will see an increase to the debt service levy when the next fiscal year begins July 1st.

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