Today's Local News

Washington Chamber of Commerce Growing

Posted: Saturday, July 11th, 2015 at 6:21 am

From the arts to churches to trucking companies, the Washington Chamber of Commerce has added new members this year.

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Four Seats for Washington School Board on Ballot

Posted: Saturday, July 11th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Four seats will be on the ballot this fall for the Washington Community School District.

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Opportunity for Silver Cord Hours

Posted: Saturday, July 11th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Members of the public and students hoping to receive a public service award have an opportunity at WACO High School.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Carol Ray of the LET’s Center about their community art project – Totally Tubular Transformations. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Chuck Geertz, president and founder of the veterans non-profit English River Outfitters, to discuss the organizations’s Motorcycle Jamboree being held in Brighton this weekend.

Money Continues to be Raised for Relay

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Cancer patients don’t get to take a month off and a new Relay for Life team doesn’t plan to either.

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Community Invited to Take Part in Transformative Art Project

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Area artists and creative minds still have three weeks to pick up and complete a piece of art for the “Totally Tubular Transformation” public art project.

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Rock N Ride from Washington to Riverside Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Cyclists will travel from Washington to Riverside and back tomorrow as part of the first Rock N Ride event.

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Bluegrass Festival Begins Tonight

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Local and regional acts are making their way to rural Kalona for the Bluegrass Festival.

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Sitler Drive to Close Next Week

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Work will begin next week on Sitler Drive, south of Washington High School.

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Democratic Presidential Hopeful Coming to Washington

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A Democrat seeking the nomination for president is stopping in Washington next week.

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July Rain Totals Above Normal in Washington

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Washington has received more than double the normal amount of precipitation the first 10 days of July.

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Golf Tournament to Benefit Keota Fire

Posted: Friday, July 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A golf tournament being held in Keota tomorrow will benefit those who play a role in the city’s safety.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Kurt Kotenberg, meteorologist with the National Weather Service, about the impact of Canada’s wildfires on Iowa’s air.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Keota farmer and member of the American Soybean Association Board of Directors, John Heisdorffer. Topics we’ll discuss include the Trans-Pacific Partnership and grain prices.

One Fatality in Rollover Accident

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 6:25 am

One woman died in a rollover wreck on Highway 218 Wednesday morning.

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Kalona Enters Planning Contract for Community Center

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Two community center options are being developed for the City of Kalona.

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School Board Discusses Goals

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Student achievement, engagement and facilities will be the three goals of the Washington Community School Board this coming school year.

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Smoky Skies Across Iowa Due to Canadian Wildfires

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowans have witnessed hazy, smoky skies as of late due to wildfires in Canada.

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Branstad Visits Washington Company

Posted: Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Wednesday afternoon Governor Terry Branstad visited ACH Foam Technologies in Washington.

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