Today’s Local News

Area Volunteers to Recognized at Governor’s Ceremony

Posted: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at 6:20 am

Several area residents have been selected to receive a Governor’s Volunteer Award this fall.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News gives you a glimpse of Saving Brinton’s premiere at the State Theater with interviews with Mike Zahs, filmmaker Tommy Haines, and an introduction by Patty Koller.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with disabled veterans Deanna “Coach” Callender and Michaun Harrison who golfed in Washington as part of the 2017 National Disabled Veterans Training, Exposure and Experience (TEE) Tournament.

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First Sip and Shop Event Coming to Downtown Washington Next Week

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:28 am

A new event is coming to downtown Washington featuring local retailers and Iowa wineries.

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Wellman Group Travels to Florida for Hurricane Irma Relief

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:28 am

As Hurricane Irma was causing catastrophic damage, a Wellman resident decided she wanted to do more than just hear about the devastation happening on the east coast.

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Demons March Way to First Place at Fort Madison

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Carrying instruments, in black uniforms and temperatures that climbed up to 90 degrees Saturday the Washington High School Marching Band claimed awards in Fort Madison and Mt. Pleasant.

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PAWS And More Hoping to Find Forever Homes for 60 Cats in 60 Days

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:24 am

PAWS and More in Washington is asking the public to help adopt 60 cats in 60 days, and adoptions are half price at this time.

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Schneider Seeking Reelection for Riverside Mayor, Two Council Seats Up for Election

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Riverside residents will be voting this November for who they wish to serve the city in the general election.

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Rain Monday, Fog Tuesday, High Temperatures this Week

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:23 am

Partly sunny skies and humid conditions are expected this week.

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STEM Club for Elementary Students Offered

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:22 am

An opportunity for area third, fourth, and fifth grade students to learn about science, technology, engineering, and math, or STEM, outside of the classroom will be offered soon.

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Mid-Prairie Adds New Communication Specialist Position

Posted: Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 at 6:20 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board approved the creation of a new part-time position for the district.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with KCII General Manager Joe Nichols about the Home Shopping Extravaganza being held September 26-28.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with disabled veterans Cindy Ohara and Angela Walker who golfed in Washington as part of the 2017 National Disabled Veterans Training, Exposure and Experience (TEE) Tournament.

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Saving Brinton Debuts in Iowa at Sold Out State Theater

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 6:29 am


Filmmakers Tommy Haines (from left), John Richard, and Andrew Sherburne stand with local historian and retired teacher Michael Zahs in front of the sold out theater as they introduce their documentary ahead of the screening of Saving Brinton. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

The gold curtain was pulled up and the screen’s opening scene was a man standing in snowy day in Iowa with his dog named Tuesday; Saving Brinton premiered at Washington’s State Theater Sunday afternoon.

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KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza Returns Next Week

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 6:28 am

The KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza is returning and bringing big savings to KCII listeners.

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Riverside Council Hears Proposal for 70-House Development

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 6:28 am

The City of Riverside could see expansion with a potential new housing development.

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Demons Celebrate Homecoming this Week

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 6:27 am

Let’s go, Demons, it’s homecoming week in Washington.

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Cooler August Weather Cause Setback for Washington County Dove Hunters

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 6:24 am

An unseasonably cool August may have caused challenges for dove hunters in Washington County.

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Washington Council to Meet Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 6:22 am

Amendments to the Washington code of ordinances for the hotel/motel tax and fireworks use will be considered at Tuesday’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Rain Over the Weekend, Chance of Showers Tonight

Posted: Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 6:21 am

Rain fell in Washington over the weekend.

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