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2014 Washington County Fair Results

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 7:57 am

2014 Fair Results

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Arraignment Scheduled for Former Employee of Small Keokuk County City

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The arraignment for a former Kinross city employee is set for next week.

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Washington County Fair Ends Tonight

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The 2014 Washington County Fair comes to a close tonight.

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Riverboat Foundation Presents 52 Mini Grants

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Nearly $100,000 was presented this week by the Washington County Riverboat Foundation to area nonprofit organizations in the form of mini grants.

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Soil Moisture Adequate Across Iowa

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Most of the state’s topsoil and subsoil moisture is adequate at this time.

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River Junction Resident Hosting Tractor Show

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An annual event in a small unincorporated community in southern Johnson County begins tonight.

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Mandatory Evacuation Orders Lifted

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Some mandatory evacuation orders have been lifted for properties in Johnson County.

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Work Continues on New Sigourney Park

Posted: Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 6:20 am

A group building a park in Sigourney is getting closer to its fundraising goal.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with 4-H’ers Macy Marek and Kaitlin Hora about the youth dance and livestock auction tomorrow.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss  the relatively cool weather we’ve experienced this week with Meteorologist Ray Miller.

Techel Standing Trial for a Third Time

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A Wapello County man’s third trial for a murder dating back to 2012 has begun.

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Record Low Temperature Set Yesterday

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The mercury dropped below the record low yesterday.

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Jailers’ Wages Discussed

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

An agreement between the Washington County Board of Supervisors and Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar regarding pay rates for jailers has not been reached yet.

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Fair Ends Tomorrow with Dance and Auction

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Fair will conclude tomorrow with the livestock auction and youth dance for area high schoolers.

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Unseasonably Cool Weather Breaks Records

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Southeast Iowa is experiencing a record breaking stretch of below average temperatures.

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Second Reading of ATV Ordinance Approved

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The second reading of the ordinance regarding ATV, all terrain vehicle, usage on Washington city streets was approved at this week’s city council meeting.

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Chief Wapello Days Begins Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A celebration held for nearly a century in Louisa County is taking place this weekend.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington County 4-H’er and 2013 Fair Queen Madeline Hora about the Washington County Fair.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program,  we focus on the importance of children’s dental health with Washington County Public Health I-Smile Coordinator, Sheila Temple.

UPDATED: Three-Year-Old Dies in Drowning Accident

Posted: Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 at 6:27 am

A three-year-old girl from rural Iowa City died Tuesday as a result of a drowning accident on Sharon Center Road SW.

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