Today's Local News

Apartment Complex to be Built Near Kirkwood

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A new apartment complex will be going up near Kirkwood’s Washington Regional Center.

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Grassley Proposes Student Loan Legislation

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Senator Chuck Grassley introducded legislation regarding student loans.

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Don’t Leave Pets in Parked Cars

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Take care of animals as the weather grows hotter; temperatures are expected to climb above 90 degrees this week.

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Kalona Council Picks Contractors for Upcoming Project

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Kalona City Council has selected contractors for their sanitary sewer improvement project.

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Local Farm to Host Field Day Tour

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A research farm near Crawfordsville will play host to an educational event for those involved in the area’s agriculture industry.

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Burst Your Thirst with Live Healthy Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Iowa’s fifth annual Burst Your Thirst Challenge through Live Healthy Iowa starts this week.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Senator Chuck Grassley about Iraq.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Melanie DeVore, organizer of this weekend’s Swinging Bridge Festival in Columbus Junction.

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Severe Weather in Southeast Iowa Yesterday

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:25 am

The KCII Severe Weather Action Team responded to a thunderstorm warning in Washington County and greater southeast Iowa yesterday afternoon at 3:22 p.m.

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Grassley Shares Thoughts on Iraq Situation

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Sunni militant forces have taken a city in northern Iraq according to the Associated Press.

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Community Chest to Hold Musical Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

University of Iowa students will take the stage next week for an area fundraiser at the Washington Community Center.

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Festival to Celebrate Bridge in Louisa County

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A new festival that highlights Columbus Junction’s historic swinging bridge is being held this weekend.

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Mini Grant Applications Due Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Up to $100,000 will be given out to multiple projects in the area as part of this cycle of Washington County Riverboat Foundation mini grants.

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Emerald Ash Borer Found in Iowa City

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An adult emerald ash borer has been positively identified in Johnson County, but experts have not been able to pinpoint where it came from.

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Sewer Project, Road Construction to be Considered Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A hearing and letting for a sanitary sewer rehabilitation project in the City of Washington will be discussed at tonight’s city council meeting.

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Live Music to be Held at Bunker Mill Bridge Throughout Summer

Posted: Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The people behind the Bunker Mill Bridge restoration are planning a series of musical performances.

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KCII Severe Weather Action Team Responds

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 4:19 pm

The KCII Severe Weather Action Team responded to a thunderstorm warning in Washington County and greater southeast Iowa this afternoon at 3:22 p.m.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amanda Greiner with Community Chest about an upcoming fundraiser event.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today,  the first half of a conversation with organizer of the new Swinging Bridge Festival in Columbus Junction, Melanie DeVore.

WIC and Immunization Clinics Moved Again

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Washington’s WIC, Women Infants and Children, clinics and immunization clinics will again be held in the Federation Bank building this week.

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