Today's Local News

Juveniles Charged for Dissemination of Child Pornography

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 8:26 am

Two juveniles have been charged for dissemination of child pornography in the City of Washington.

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Refurbished Century Old Films to Premiere at Century Old Opera House

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Films believed to be the oldest in the world will be shown in Washington County next month.

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Washington County 911 Dealing with Radio Reception Problems

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Communication centers across the state and country are continuing to deal with the impact of a federal mandate that took effect more than two years ago.

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Parents Encouraged to Register for Kindergarten Round-up Now

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Parents of children turning five-years-old on or before September 15th, 2015 are encouraged to register now for a kindergarten round-up session in the Washington School District.

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Sunday Deadline to Enroll for Health Insurance

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

There’s under a week left to enroll for health insurance through the healthcare marketplace.

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Learn How Kirkwood Can Help Area High School Students Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

High school students and their parents from Washington, Highland, Keota, Lone Tree, Mid-Prairie and WACO school districts are invited to attend tonight’s informational session at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center.

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Washington County in Top 10 Places to Get a Mortgage in Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Washington County is the sixth best county in the state for securing a mortgage, according to SmartAsset.com, announced Washington Economic Development Group Director Ed Raber.

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Ag Week at Washington High School

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Students at Washington Community High School are celebrating agriculture this week.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington and Keokuk Counties Emergency Management Coordinator Larry Smith and director of the Washington County Ambulance Service Richard Young about CERT teams and how it could help Washington County to establish one. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Ray Lehn, Iowa DNR Forester for District 6, to discuss the purpose of a tree inventory they recently conducted in Kalona.

Snowmobile Accident Near Riverside

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:24 am

One person was transported to the University of Iowa Hospitals Friday after a snowmobile accident.

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Phone Scam Reported in Washington County

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A new phone scam has been reported in Washington County and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is warning citizens to take precautions.

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Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Receives Division 1 Rating

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Mid-Prairie’s Jazz Band is preparing for its upcoming performances in Cedar Rapids and Cedar Falls.

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National Weather Service to Release Flood Outlook Next Week

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:22 am

As of right now, the chance for flooding in most parts of Iowa is average.

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MMR Recommended to Prevent Contracting Measles

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:21 am

No cases of measles have been confirmed in Iowa, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health, as of February 5th.

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Emergency Management Commission to Discuss CERT

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:21 am

This Wednesday the Washington County Emergency Management Commission will discuss a CERT team, the budget certification and Alert Iowa.

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Natural Resource Commission to Consider Purchasing Land in Louisa County

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is looking at purchasing two pieces of land near Wapello.

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Residential Design Standards to be Reviewed

Posted: Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 6:20 am

A review and discussion regarding design standards for residential areas in the City of Washington will be held tonight.

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Measles Not Yet in Iowa

Posted: Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at 6:23 am

More than 100 people from 14 states have been confirmed as having measles.

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Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Receives Division 1 Rating

Posted: Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Mid-Prairie’s Jazz Band is preparing for its upcoming performances in Cedar Rapids and Cedar Falls.

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