Today's Local News

Fundraiser Planned for Historic Opera House

Posted: Saturday, March 8th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A fundraiser to help keep the Ainsworth Opera House operating is scheduled for next Saturday.

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City Seeks Volunteers for Commissions

Posted: Saturday, March 8th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The City of Washington is looking for residents to serve on commissions for the city.

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Members of Mid-Prairie Speech Team Going to State

Posted: Saturday, March 8th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Members of Mid-Prairie’s speech team continue to find success.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Kelly Gallaher about the Washington County Enrichment Foundation.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today, Director of Mid-Prairie’s Home School Assistance Program, Jan Childress, joins us to discuss the program and a project that’s part of the bond referendum voters will decide on in April.

YMCA Board to Decide on Project

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:26 am

Two designs were presented at yesterday’s Washington YMCA community forum.

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One-Million Gallon Reservoir to be Construct for Washington

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A one-million gallon ground storage reservoir will be constructed in the City of Washington.

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Spring Ahead for Daylight Saving Time on Sunday

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Spring ahead this weekend; Daylight Saving Time is Sunday.

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Riverside Audit Results to be Released Before Month’s End

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The results of the City of Riverside’s audit will be released in the next month.

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Mid-Prairie Bond Issue Would Fund Addition to Middle School

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Included in the $10.6 million bond issue voters will consider on April 1st is more room for Mid-Prairie’s Home School Assistance Program.

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Harp Players to Donate to Washington County Enrichment Foundation

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Harp Players will take the stage this weekend with a comedy set in Cleveland in the 1930s.

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County Political Conventions Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Republican and Democratic County Conventions will be held across Iowa tomorrow.

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WACO Seniors Performing at Girls Basketball Tournament

Posted: Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6:19 am

Two WACO seniors will perform during halftime of the 3A girls championship basketball game tomorrow afternoon.

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Phone Scam in Kalona Today

Posted: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 2:01 pm

Authorities have reported a phone scam in Kalona occurring today.

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Semi Strikes State Theater

Posted: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 1:34 pm

This afternoon a semi-trailer struck the marquee of the State Theater.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with members of the Harp Players troop about this weekend’s production of Lend Me a Tenor.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Mid Prairie graduate and member of the Iowa State Statesman Chorus Ian McDowell joins us to discuss their performance in Washington tonight.

Handful of Systems Still Need Updated in Richmond and Rubio

Posted: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 6:24 am

The Department of Natural Resource’s deadline for sewage systems to be up to code in Richmond and Rubio is 12 weeks away.

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Two Transported to University of Iowa After Wreck Near Keota

Posted: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Early this morning there was a rollover accident with injuries near Keota.

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Washington School District’s Tax Levy Drops Further

Posted: Thursday, March 6th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington School District’s tax levy has further dropped after receiving income tax numbers, according to Superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgensen.

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