Today's Local News

Cicadas to Emerge this Summer

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Periodical cicadas, also known as 17-year locusts, will emerge from the ground this summer across the state.

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First Urban Chicken Application Submitted

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Weeks after creating a way for residents to raise chickens in town, the City of Kalona has received its first application.

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Sewers, Subdivision, and Personnel Changes to be Discussed

Posted: Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Tomorrow sanitary sewer projects, a subdivision and personnel change requests will be discussed at the weekly Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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First Urban Chicken Application Submitted

Posted: Sunday, June 15th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Weeks after creating a way for residents to raise chickens in town, the City of Kalona has received its first application.

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Remember to Celebrate Fathers Today

Posted: Sunday, June 15th, 2014 at 6:20 am

In 1966, under President Lyndon B. Johnson Father’s Day became an official holiday and President Richard Nixon made the proclamation permanent in 1972.

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Celebrate Fathers Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington YMCA is joining in celebrating Father’s Day and recognizing the impact fathers and adult role models have in children’s lives.

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Louisa County Mounds Focus of Program

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A program planned for next week will cover what we know about the ancient mounds found throughout Louisa County.

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Washington Community Theater Wraps Up Musical

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Seven brothers in 1850s Oregon are looking for wives of their own in this weekend’s Washington Community Theater musical.

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Whoopee Days Enters 104th Year

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The 104th Annual Brighton Whoopee Days is coming up this weekend.

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Keota Fun Days Continue

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Keota Fun Days 2014 continues this morning.

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Bows & Bullets Receives Donations

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

An area 4-H club recently received nearly $4,000 from two area groups.

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Area Organization Recognizes Oustanding Seniors

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Each year the Washington County Corn & Soybean Growers Association recognizes an area senior who is going to pursue a college degree to enhance the corn industry, however this year the organization did not.

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Sewers and Subdivisions on Tuesday’s Agenda

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Sanitary sewer projects, a subdivision and personnel change requests will be discussed at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Father’s Day Party Planned in Brighton

Posted: Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The public is invited to a Father’s Day event in Brighton tomorrow.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jan Gallagher and Bob Youngquist about Kirkwood’s Summer Creative Arts and Drama camp.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Founder and President of English River Outfitters, Chuck Geertz, joins us for today’s program to discuss the non-profit and a carnival fundraiser planned for this weekend.

Vision Iowa Still Considering Auditorium Project

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:26 am

The Vision Iowa board met with a group of supporters from Washington this week regarding the new auditorium project but have not made a final decision for a more than $1 million grant.

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Rollover Wreck Near Ainsworth

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A man was arrested after a rollover accident with injuries last night.

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Carnival Proceeds to Benefit Veterans Program

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A local non-profit that helps Veterans adjust after returning from a deployment is holding a carnival this weekend.

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Hawaii Band Trip Tabled

Posted: Friday, June 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A trip to Hawaii for the Washington High School band was tabled at this week’s Washington School Board meeting.

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