Today's Local News

Washington’s 175th Celebration in Sunset Park Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 5th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Tractors and other farm equipment is on display in downtown Washington today.

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Improvements to Kalona’s West Drainage Ditch Planned

Posted: Thursday, June 5th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona is seeking financial help to improve the West Drainage Ditch.

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Kalona Library Summer Reading Program Begins

Posted: Thursday, June 5th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Kalona Library’s summer reading program begins today, and it isn’t too late to signup.

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Yard Waste Center No Longer Open Saturdays

Posted: Thursday, June 5th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Washington’s Waste Water Treatment Plant and Yard Waste Center is no longer open Saturday mornings.

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Open Class Division Seeking Entries for Fair

Posted: Thursday, June 5th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Quilts, largest vegetable, woodworking and flowers are just a few of the categories in the open class division of the Washington County Fair.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Gary McCurdy, organizer of Living the Dream Day, the final day of Washington’s 175th Celebration.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today, we continue our discussion with former director of Camp REECE, Mike Murphy, who is working to build a director’s cabin at the Lake Darling Youth Center in honor of one of the camp’s founders, who passed away earlier this year.

BREAKING NEWS: Michael Moore Wins

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 9:10 am

Washington’s Michael Moore has won the nomination for the Republicans for Iowa Senate District 39.

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Votes Pour in for Showers

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:25 am

Three contested races in Washington County were watched as results came in last night at the Washington County Courthouse.

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Man Run Over With Truck Following Altercation

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A Henry County man was run over with a truck early Monday morning.

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Primary Election Held Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Iowa was one of eight states to hold a primary election yesterday.

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Window Units to be Installed in Former Library Building

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Window air conditioning units will be purchased and installed in the former library building in Washington.

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Bridge on G26 to be Replaced

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

For approximately $800,000 a Washington County bridge will be replaced on County Road G26.

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Washington’s 175th Celebration Continues

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington’s 175th Celebration is in its fourth day with Arts and Crafts Day.

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Ribbon Cuttings Held in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Two ribbon cuttings for downtown Washington businesses were held yesterday.

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Local Teams Advance to State Soccer Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Two area teams are making their first trip to the state soccer tournament this week.

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Unofficial Primary Election Results for Washington County

Posted: Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 10:42 pm

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this issue of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jerome Vittetoe organizer of Agriculture Day for Washington’s 175th Celebration.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

We begin a conversation with Mike Murphy today regarding Camp REECE and an effort currently underway to memorialize a long time camp director who recently passed away.

West Chester Polling Location Clarification

Posted: Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 9:43 am

The Washington County Auditor’s office has advised the West Chester precinct, which includes the City of West Chester, Franklin Township North of Highway 92, Cedar Township, Seventy-six Township, Dutch Creek Township, and Clay Township, can vote at the Heritage Building in West Chester located at 510 Main Street.

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