Today's Local News

Charges Filed in Connection with Guided Hunts in Jefferson County

Posted: Friday, December 12th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Several individuals face charges following a yearlong investigation into guided hunts in Jefferson County.

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Take Care to Avoid Christmas Tree Fires

Posted: Friday, December 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

While decking the halls and decorating Christmas trees this month, keep safety in mind.

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West Chester Council Considering Gun Zones on City Property

Posted: Friday, December 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An ordinance that would ban firearms on property owned by the City of West Chester is being considered.

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Market Beef Weigh-in for Projects is Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, December 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow the Market Beef Weigh-in for 4-H and FFA beef project members will be held.

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Big Red Radio Joining Santa at Community 1st Credit Union

Posted: Friday, December 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Today the Big Red Radio is meeting Santa at its second stop of the week for KCII’s 12th Annual Caring Christmas Food Drive.

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Last Chance to See One of the World’s Largest Nativity Collections

Posted: Friday, December 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Nativities handmade by artisans across the world and right here in Southeast Iowa will be on display in Ainsworth this weekend.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Larry Cuddeback who recently published his second book with his daughter, Cheyenne Miller, titled The Three of Hearts. The book is a collection of stories from World War II veterans in Southeast Iowa. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss the shotgun deer hunting season with Wesley Gould, Iowa Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer.

Live Animal Christmas Play in its 40th Year

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 9:12 am

The 40th Annual Live Animal Christmas Play will be held in Washington this weekend.

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Report Shows Middle School Renovations Range From $13.2 to $16.1 Million

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A visual assessment of the Washington Middle School was recently conducted by Estes Construction as part of the Iowa Construction Advocacy Team and their findings were presented at last night’s school board meeting.

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Holiday Concert Features Traditional and Modern Music

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The annual Washington Holiday Concert for Children is this evening.

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Spring Start Possible for Mid-Prairie Athletic Complex

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Plans for a new indoor practice facility in Wellman are moving forward.

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Holiday Event to Help Homeless Animals

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The annual PAWS and More Holiday Open House will be held this weekend.

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Shipping Deadlines Approaching

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

As shipping deadlines approach, the United States Postal Service is preparing for their busiest days of the year.

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More Donations Come in for K-9 Fund

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am


Officer Joe retired last January.

It has been nearly a year since Washington’s K-9 officer Joe retired and efforts are underway to raise funds for a new K-9 unit.

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Leadership Washington Focuses on Health and Fitness

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Health was the focus of yesterday’s Leadership Washington Class.

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Cover Crops Keeping Some Fields Green

Posted: Thursday, December 11th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Although harvest is over, some fields may still have noticeable vegetation.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Larry Cuddeback who recently published his second book with his daughter, Cheyenne Miller, titled The Three of Hearts. The book is a collection of stories from World War II veterans in Southeast Iowa. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Michael Zahs joins us to discuss his nativity collection. The more than 2,300 nativities will be displayed for the last time this weekend at the Ainsworth Opera House.

“Three of Hearts” Shares Local Veterans’ Stories

Posted: Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A father-daughter team has published their second collection of stories from World War II veterans from Southeast Iowa.

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