Today's Local News

YMCA Project Forum This Week

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The second community forum about the future of the Washington YMCA will be held this week.

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Presentation Research Postponed Until Bunker Restoration Complete

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

More continues to be discovered as a few individuals research the gravel road that crosses the Bunker Mill Bridge.

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Utility Increases Proposed in Columbus Junction

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Sewer and water rate increases are anticipated for Columbus Junction residents.

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World Day of Prayer is Friday

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The World Day of Prayer Service is this week.

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Supervisors to Discuss ATVs, Health Services

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:20 am

The third and final reading of a proposed ordinance that would allow the use of all-terrain vehicles on portions of county roads will be held tomorrow morning.

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Will YMCA Remodel or Build New?

Posted: Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A multi-million dollar project will be discussed in Washington this week.

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Keota Heading to Sub-State Championship

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:49 am

The Keota boys basketball team will be playing for a Sub-State Championship tonight.

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Snow Expected Tonight, Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Approximately 19 inches of snow fell in Washington in February.

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Drought Conditions Lessen in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Drought conditions in Southeast Iowa have lessened in the last week.

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Grassley Discusses Renewable Fuel Standards

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Senator Charles Grassley tells KCII News that he does not have an update on the Environmental Protection Agency’s renewable fuel standards, which may lower the amount of ethanol required in certain products.

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WACO Students Visit State Capitol

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Students from WACO High School met with an area representative at the state capitol this week.

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Library Looks to Have 175 Books Checked Out Daily

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Washington Public Library is celebrating Washington’s 175th Anniversary from now until June.

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When to Prune Plants

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:20 am

With snow in the forecast it may be hard to think about gardens and plant up keep, however horticulturists with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach advise now is the time to prune many plants.

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Farm Ponds, Streams Benefit from Snowmelt

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:19 am

The snowmelt and rainfall that the area saw a few weeks ago did little to help the drought situation.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Michelle Roling with the Eating Disorder Coalition of Iowa about National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today, Troy Pugh joins us to discuss the 2nd annual Saint David’s Day Parade being held tomorrow in Columbus Junction.

Archery Team to Shoot at State Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington Demon Archery Team is going to the state tournament tomorrow.

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Grassley Asks for Investigation Into LP Price Fixing

Posted: Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Propane prices have fallen for the fourth week in a row.

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Child Hit by SUV Outside of Kalona

Posted: Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A child was hit by a vehicle in rural Kalona Tuesday afternoon.

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Snow Expected this Weekend

Posted: Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Snow is in the forecast for this weekend.

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