Today's Local News

Sheriff Seeking Information Regarding Spill on Highway

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Monday morning crews worked to clear a portion of Highway 1 where fill had been spilled.

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County Employees Wrongfully Paid Extra

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 2:23 pm

It was discovered this summer that some Washington county employees have been paid too much for overtime.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with former professional wrestler and current minister Ted DiBiase about speaking in Washington on August 16th. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss the formation of the United Christian and Baptist Church in Kalona with member Steve Reif. The church celebrated 125 years as a Baptist church this past weekend.

Rental Inspections and Property Standards to be Considered Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:25 am

Rental inspections and property maintenance standards for the City of Washington are the only agenda items for tonight’s city council meeting.

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Tune In to FM 102.5 to Hear KCII’s New Signal

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:24 am

KCII Radio can now be heard on FM 102.5.

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WACO Planning to Use Solar Energy to Cut Costs

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:23 am

WACO School District is accepting bids for a solar project estimated to cost $920,000.

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USGC Iowa Water Science Center Stays Busy During Flooding

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Those who take stream flow measurements and monitor the state’s river gauges are playing catch-up following this year’s flooding.

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Local 4-H’ers Earn Top Honors with Horses at State Fair

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A number of local 4-H members competed with their horses last week at the Iowa State Fair.

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Fall Finish Expected for Million Dollar Sewer Project

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Work on the sanitary sewer system in Kalona is expected to wrap up by October.

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Crews Working on Hills Bank Branch in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Ground has been broken on a new project in Washington.

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Farmland Leasing Meeting to be Held

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

More than half of Iowa’s farmland is now rented.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington High School band drum majors Aylin Raymundo and Kyle Basten about the upcoming marching band season.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Kalona City Administrator Ryan Schlabaugh joins us to go over how they’re going to proceed with plans to reduce the impact of flooding on the city.

Kalona Represented at State Fair

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Kalona made products are available at the Iowa State Fair due to the help of volunteers.

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Lake Darling Campground Reservations Unavailable This Year

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Contractors at Lake Darling State Park are putting the finishing touches on the renovation.

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Semi Rolls Over at Highway On-Ramp

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A semi rolled into the ditch at Highway 92 and the Highway 218 on-ramp near Ainsworth.

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Marching Band Takes Non-Traditional Approach

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Great Machine is this year’s show for the Washington High School Demon marching band.

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Driving While Using an Electronic Device Ticket Issued

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A Washington man was cited for driving while using an electronic device over the weekend.

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Mid-Prairie Getting Video and Audio Editing Programs

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Some funding assistance will open up new possibilities for Mid-Prairie High School students.

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