Today's Local News

Keota Man Charged with OWI After Wreck

Posted: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A 24-year-old Keota man was charged with Operating While Intoxicated – first offense after the vehicle he was operating rolled multiple times and came to rest on its top at 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

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Lake Darling One-Third Full

Posted: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Runoff from the past month has filled Lake Darling a third of the way.

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Record Low Temperatures Broken

Posted: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Record low temperatures set over a century ago were broken this week.

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Secretary of State Visiting WACO to Discuss Voting

Posted: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A state official is visiting a few area high schools this afternoon.

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Forms Can Now Be Filed for Candidacy

Posted: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Those interested in running for office have until March 26th to submit forms to the auditor’s office. Washington County Auditor Dan Widmer states yesterday was the first day to file papers, although no body had submited papers yet, as of yesterday afternoon. The primary for Republican and Democratic candidates will be held June 3rd.

Two seats will be up for election on the Washington County Board of Supervisors, including the District 3 seat held by Steve Davis and the District 5 seat held by Richard Young.

Solar Energy Basics to be Covered in Louisa County

Posted: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Those interested in learning about the benefits of utilizing solar energy can attend a program later this week in Louisa County.

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Facebook and Pinterest Classes Offered

Posted: Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 at 6:20 am

This month the Washington Public Library is hosting free computer classes.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Dr. Marianette Miller-Meeks about her campaign.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Wellman City Administrator Nick Pacha joins us to discuss the budget for the next fiscal year.

Vehicle Pursuit in Southeast Iowa Saturday

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:25 am

Multiple agencies took part in a vehicle chase across Southeast Iowa Saturday morning.

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Kalona Council to Consider County Contract’s Tonight

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The amount Kalona will be paying for Washington County Communications Center’s dispatch services will be increasing slightly.

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Washington Archery Team Places 8th

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington archers competed at the state tournament over the weekend.

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YMCA Project Forum This Week

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The second community forum about the future of the Washington YMCA will be held this week.

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Presentation Research Postponed Until Bunker Restoration Complete

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

More continues to be discovered as a few individuals research the gravel road that crosses the Bunker Mill Bridge.

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Utility Increases Proposed in Columbus Junction

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

Sewer and water rate increases are anticipated for Columbus Junction residents.

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World Day of Prayer is Friday

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

The World Day of Prayer Service is this week.

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Supervisors to Discuss ATVs, Health Services

Posted: Monday, March 3rd, 2014 at 6:20 am

The third and final reading of a proposed ordinance that would allow the use of all-terrain vehicles on portions of county roads will be held tomorrow morning.

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Will YMCA Remodel or Build New?

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

A multi-million dollar project will be discussed in Washington this week.

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Keota Heading to Sub-State Championship

Posted: Saturday, March 1st, 2014 at 6:49 am

The Keota boys basketball team will be playing for a Sub-State Championship tonight.

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Snow Expected Tonight, Tomorrow

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

Approximately 19 inches of snow fell in Washington in February.

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