Today's Local News

Brinton Film Premieres Set for Early March

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:24 am

There will be limited seating at an upcoming re-premiere of films that haven’t been shown to the public in 100 years.

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State Department Purchasing 246 Acres in Louisa County

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is acquiring two tracts of land in Louisa County.

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Four Demons Headed to State Wrestling Meet

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Washington High School wrestling team is sending four members to the state tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

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Local Non-Profit’s Nationwide Donation Network Continues to Grow

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Volunteers with a Wayland based non-profit plan to continue growing a donation network they started building last year.

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Closures Due to Presidents’ Day

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Today is Presidents’ Day and in observance of the federal holiday, a number of offices are closed.

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Kinney Says Gas Tax Needs to be Addressed

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Kevin Kinney is approaching the two month mark of being the Iowa State Senator for District 39.

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Washington Appoints Four Alternate Medical Examiners

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Washington and Louisa counties can now share medical examiners should an incident call for more assistance on either side of the county line.

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Business and Broadcasting Scholarship Available Through KCII

Posted: Sunday, February 15th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Every year KCII Radio provides a scholarship to a high school senior pursuing a business or broadcasting degree at a two-year community college or four-year university.

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Brinton Film Premieres Coming in March

Posted: Sunday, February 15th, 2015 at 6:21 am

There will be limited seating at an upcoming re-premiere of films that haven’t been shown to the public in 100 years.

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Applications Available for KCII Scholarship

Posted: Sunday, February 15th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Area high school seniors are encouraged to apply for the KCII Business and Broadcasting Scholarship.

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Tourism Survey Available to Offer Insight for Area Communites

Posted: Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 6:23 am

In an effort to better analyze the strengths and weaknesses in Washington County, the Washington Chamber of Commerce is asking people to fill out a seven-question survey about the area.

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County Working to Fine-tune WENS

Posted: Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Late Thursday night, Washington County authorities pursued a suspect in a vehicle chase, which ended when the car crashed, however the suspect then fled on foot.

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Man Who Eluded Washington County Authorities Facing up to Three Felonies

Posted: Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Iowa City man who led Washington County Sheriff’s personnel on a chase, then fled on foot, is facing multiple charges.

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Flu-Associated Hospitalizations Decline

Posted: Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Only one additional influenza outbreak in a long-term care facility in Iowa has been reported since the last Influenza Surveillance Network report, for a total of 54 in Iowa.

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Fifth Graders Present Bridge Projects

Posted: Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Students in Mark Berhow and Nicole Bruty’s fifth grade classes presented projects at this week’s Washington Community School Board meeting.

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Healthcare Enrollment Deadline Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, February 14th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Time is running out to enroll for health insurance through the healthcare marketplace.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, February 13th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot, Director of PAWS and More Animal Shelter, about their Valentine’s Day adoption specials.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, February 13th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss the challenges the state legislature faces as they begin working on the budget with Jarad Klein, State Representative for House District 78 .

BREAKING NEWS: Suspect in Custody

Posted: Friday, February 13th, 2015 at 7:06 am

At 7:02 a.m., the Washington County Sheriff’s Office reported the suspect from last night’s chase has been located and is in custody.

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UPDATE: Authorities Looking For Man in Washington County Following Chase

Posted: Friday, February 13th, 2015 at 6:26 am

This morning at approximately 1:30 a.m. the Washington County Sheriff’s Office sent an alert to residents of the county to lock their doors and remove keys from vehicles.

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