Today's Local News

SE Iowa Corn Harvest Ahead of State Percentage

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Nearly all of the corn in Southeast Iowa is mature and 21 percent has been harvested for grain, as of this week.

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WACO Students to Cleanup Wayland

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A group of WACO High School students will be helping Wayland homeowners with yard work tomorrow.

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Movement Mayhem this Weekend

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

October is National Physical Therapy month and an area business is hosting an event to get the community active this weekend.

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Applications Available for Share-A-Calf Program

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Area 4-H and FFA members have the chance to team up with the Washington County Cattlemen for a project.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Erin Rugg of JET Physical Therapy about Movement Mayhem.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Democrat Mike Carberry, one of three candidates for the two seats open on the Johnson County Board of Supervisors.

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Tour of Homes in Jeopardy

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Photo courtesy of the Washington Chamber of Commerce.

One of Washington’s holiday events is in jeopardy of being canceled.

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Flu Reported in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The first influenza cases of the season have been identified in Iowa.

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Scam Using Name of Kalona Business Reported

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A scam using the name of a Kalona business has been reported.

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Kalona Chamber to Holding Annual Banquet

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is holding their annual banquet tomorrow evening.

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Recent Rains Cause Flood Warning

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Recent heavy rains have resulted in minor flooding for portions of the English River, Skunk River and Des Moines River.

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Changes Possible for WENS

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Wireless Emergency Notification System, or WENS, which is currently operated locally may be taken over by the state.

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Washington County Residents Voting Early

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:21 am


Over 2,000 people in Washington County have requested absentee ballots as of Monday, according to Washington County Auditor Dan Widmer.

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Home Repair Assistance Available in Wayland

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Wayland is planning to help residents with home repairs using grant funding they recently received.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News continues a conversation about bed bugs with Jennine Wolf with Washington County Environmental Health.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Janelle Rettig, one of the Democratic candidates for the Johnson County Board of Supervisors. There are two open seats, and three candidates running. We’ll be joined by the other democrats running for one of those seats.

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Candidate Forum – Part 1

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 8:19 am

Candidate forum hosted by Washington Chamber of Commerce on October 13th. This is part one, featuring candidates for Washington County Attorney.

Candidate Forum – Part 2

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 8:18 am

Candidate forum hosted by Washington Chamber of Commerce on October 13th. This is part two, featuring candidates for Senate District 39 and House District 78.

Search Underway for Burglary Suspect

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:27 am

Authorities are searching for the man who broke into a home near Olds yesterday.

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Candidate Forum Held

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Six area candidates took part in last night’s candidate forum hosted by the Washington Chamber of Commerce.

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