Today's Local News

Corn, Soybean Reports Positive

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:23 am

As of this week, corn in Iowa is considered good for the most part.

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Kalona Looking at Ways to Reduce the Impact of Flooding

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Ten areas in Kalona that may benefit from flood mitigation efforts will be investigated in the coming weeks.

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Brinton Film Festival Enters 18th Year

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The community has a chance to see films in the location they were screened at more than a century ago this weekend.

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Unemployment Rates Increase Slightly in KCII Area

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

While the unemployment rate for the state remained at 4.4% from May to June it rose slightly in Washington County from 3.2% in May to 3.8% in June.

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Lions Head to State Tournament Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:22 am

For the first time in 13 years, the Lone Tree baseball team is going to the state tournament in Des Moines.

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Ak-Sar-Ben Deadline Approaching

Posted: Friday, July 25th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Fair wrapped up last week and area students are reminded deadlines for other exhibit opportunities are approaching.

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Techel Guilty

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 1:38 pm

Scott County court authorities tell KCII News that Seth Techel has been found guilty of both felony counts he was charged with, first degree murder and nonconsensual termination of a pregnancy in connection with the 2012 shooting death of his wife Lisa Techel. KCII News will bring you more information as it becomes official.

Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Lorraine Williams about the L.E.T.’s Center for the Healing and Creative Arts. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Larry Sanders, one of the individuals involved with the effort to install a new veterans memorial in Keota.

Fatal Motorcycle Wreck Near Columbus City

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A fatal motorcycle accident occurred outside of Columbus City Wednesday evening at approximately 6:03 p.m.

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Huskies Play in Semifinal Today

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:24 am

With a record of 32-1 the Highland Huskies softball team is advancing to the semifinals at the state softball tournament today.

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Home Base Iowa Program May Come to Washington

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:24 am

An initiative to hire veterans in Iowa may be a designation Washington County seeks.

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Lake Darling State Park Opens Today

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The public is invited to help celebrate the opening of Lake Darling State Park this afternoon.

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New Group Focuses on Art in Washington

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A new non-profit organization focusing on arts has been created in Washington.

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Alternating Lane Closures Taking Place on Another Section of Highway 1

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Lane closures are expected on another portion of Highway 1 through mid-August.

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Golden Hawks Take Fifth Place

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks softball team has won the 5th place trophy at the state tournament.

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Former Mid-Prairie Employee Charged With Felony

Posted: Thursday, July 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The formal reading of the felony charge a former Mid-Prairie School District employee faces will take place tomorrow.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 1:02 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Lorraine Williams about the L.E.T.’s Center for the Healing and Creative Arts. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Kalona City Administrator Ryan Schlabaugh to discuss possible reimbursement for damage caused by flooding this month, and also the possible grant funding for flood mitigation.

Defense Rests in Techel Murder Trial

Posted: Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 at 6:28 am

The third trial of a man accused of killing his pregnant wife continues in Scott County.

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