Today's Local News

Cost Sharing Available for Measures That Reduce Erosion

Posted: Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Soil and Water Conservation District is in year one of a three year project aimed at improving water quality by reducing erosion.

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Washington Library’s New Hours Begin Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Starting today the Washington Public Library has new hours of operation.

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Mural Work Continues

Posted: Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The alley behind the library will soon have more color as paint is added to the two-story wall turned canvas.

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Public Hearing Set for 3rd Street Resurfacing

Posted: Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Kalona City Council will review bids for the proposed roadwork on 3rd Street at their meeting tonight.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Sarah Smith, prevention specialist with MECCA services, about teen tobacco use and e-cigarettes. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Danielle Pettit-Majeski, Washington County Public Health Director, to discuss herd immunity.

More Teens Trying E-Cigarettes

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Many teenagers in the area have tried and used tobacco products and electronic cigarettes.

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Increased Law Enforcement this Week

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Iowa law enforcement agencies will have increased enforcement today and through September 7th.

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Closures Today for Holiday

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Governmental offices, banks and businesses are closed today in observance of today’s holiday.

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Kalona Council to Meet Tomorrow Due to Holiday

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

An ordinance amendment that would slightly increase the City of Kalona’s sewer rate will have its second reading tomorrow.

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Some Hunting Seasons Now Underway

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A few small game hunting seasons are now open.

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G.I.V.E. Foundation Instructor Receives PGA Award

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

An instructor with a Washington County based non-profit has been recognized by the PGA.

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Ag Summit in Washington Thursday

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 6:20 am

An agriculture summit is being held in Washington this week.

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Some Hunting Seasons Now Underway

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A few small game hunting seasons are now open.

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Labor Day is Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Labor Day is tomorrow and many offices will be closed in observance of the holiday.

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Grassley Responds to Department of Justice Decision

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Senator Chuck Grassley has responded to the Department of Justice’s decision to file a consent decree in the proposed acquisition of Hillshire Brands by Tyson Foods.

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Doggie Paddle Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The annual doggie paddle in Washington is tomorrow.

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Bids for 3rd Street Project to be Opened Tuesday

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Kalona City Council will review bids for the proposed roadwork on 3rd Street at their meeting Tuesday night.

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Drought Conditions Increase in Iowa

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Drought conditions have increased across Iowa by 17 percent from last week to this week.

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Rain Above Norm for August

Posted: Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 6:21 am

As of noon Friday, 5.2 inches of rain has fallen in Washington in August.

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