Today's Local News

Grassley Speaks on Ebola, Quarantines

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

There are no cases of Ebola in Iowa, but according to the Iowa Department of Public Health health care professionals, state entities and the Centers for Disease Control continue to work closely in response and preparation to the situation in West Africa.

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Supervisors to Meet Monday Due to Election

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

Due to the election being held Tuesday, the Washington County Board of Supervisors will hold their weekly meeting tomorrow.

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Middle School Construction to Begin in Spring

Posted: Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 at 6:20 am

A spring start is expected for the work planned at Mid-Prairie Middle School.

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Election Day Tuesday

Posted: Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 6:24 am

Tuesday is Election Day. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. To find your polling location click here. Listen to KCII Radio Tuesday night for live results from the Washington County Courthouse.

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Daylight Saving Time Ends Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 6:24 am

Remember to set clocks back an hour this evening.

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Loebsack Kicks Off ‘Middle Class First’ Tour

Posted: Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack kicked off his 24-county “Middle Class First” tour yesterday in downtown Washington.

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Early Voting Available Today

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

Auditors’ offices across the state are open today for early voting.

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Area Runners Taking Part in State Cross Country Meet

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

A number of local schools will be represented at the state cross country competition.

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Election Day Nearing

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

Many voters across southeast Iowa are choosing to cast their ballots from home instead of heading to the polls Tuesday.

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Halloween Not Over Yet in Crawfordsville

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

Halloween isn’t quite over in Crawfordsville.

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Leaf Vacuum Experience Heavy Volume of Leaves

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

Due to the heavy volume of leaves this year, Washington’s leaf vacuum is slightly behind schedule.

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Southeast Iowa Soybean Harvest Behind State Rate

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

While the corn harvest in Southeast Iowa is progressing faster than the state rate, soybeans are the opposite with only 65 percent harvested in this corner of the state.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Senator Charles Grassley about the election.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Jon Neiderbach, candidate for State Auditor.

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Halloween is Here

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:25 am


Washington Public Library’s winning pumpkin “Fancy Nancy” created by Madison.

Today’s Grand Marshal for the annual Trick-or-Treat Around the Square in Washington will be a student from St. James School.

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Fall Back This Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Daylight Saving Time ends this weekend, adding an extra hour early Sunday morning.

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Three Wanted for Theft in Michigan

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Three Washington residents held at the Washington County Jail are wanted out of Van Buren County, Michigan.

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Keota School Board Considering Administrative Changes

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Administrative restructuring is being considered by the Keota School Board.

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Washington Football Tickets Available Now

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington Demon football team secured a home game in the second round of the playoffs with their win Wednesday night over Independence.

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Early Voting Available Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Over 2,500 Washington County residents have already voted.

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