Today's Local News

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Collette Yoder, president of the Kalona Chamber of Commerce, about Kalona Days.

Autopsy Planned for Body Found Near Hills Access

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 11:44 am

An autopsy is scheduled for a body pulled from the Iowa River Wednesday evening.

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Jeb Bush Visits Washington

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 6:24 am

On his first 2016 presidential campaign stop in Iowa, former Republican governor of Florida, Jeb Bush met with supporters in Washington Wednesday morning.

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Riverside Adopts Storm Water Ordinance

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The City of Riverside now has a storm water maintenance fee.

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What Health Priorities Need to be Addressed in Washington County?

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Residents of Washington County are asked to fill out a community health needs survey.

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Iowa River Levels Falling, Skunk Rising

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Iowa River at Wapello and Oakville is still above flood stage but falling.

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Winfield Company Named Best Small Business

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A southeast Iowa animation studio has been named the Small Business of the Year.

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Whoopee Days Begins This Evening

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The 105th annual Brighton Whoopee Days begins this evening.

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Wear Purple Tomorrow for Alzheimer’s Awareness

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 6:21 am

More than 70,000 Iowans have some form of dementia and ground has officially been broken in Washington for a project for memory care housing.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Dave Friese about the Rock ‘N’ Ride cycling event coming to Washington County in July.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Nancy Adrian regarding Brighton Whoopee Days.

For the first half of this discussion, click here.

Woman Struck by a Car in Wellman

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:29 am

A woman was struck by a car in Wellman early this morning.

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Flood Warnings Still in Effect

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Flood warnings remain in effect for Columbus Junction, Wapello and Oakville.

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Law Enforcement Impersonator Stops Driver in Henry County

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:23 am

There may be someone impersonating a law enforcement official in Henry County.

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Over 200 People Turned Out for Relay

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Washington County’s Relay for Life event had over 200 people attend their event Saturday, despite the rainy conditions.

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Community Center Open House Set for Next Week

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The public is invited to attend an open house focused on the potential expansion of the Kalona Community Center.

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Supervisors Approve Cycling Benefit’s Route

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A bicycling event to benefit cancer research will occur next month in Washington County.

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Courthouse Entrance to Be Reconstructed

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The west entrance to the Washington County Courthouse will soon be under construction.

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Couple of Opportunities to Assist with Kalona Days

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Chamber’s annual summer celebration is a few days away.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Sarah Smith a prevention specialist with Prelude Behavioral Services about tobacco and alcohol use. This is part two of a two-part interview.