Today's Local News

Keota Pool in Need of Lifeguards

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2016 at 6:25 am

The City of Keota is experiencing an usual problem, no one applying to work at the pool this summer.

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Buy Daffodils, Fight Cancer and Polio

Posted: Sunday, February 7th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Buy daffodils to help fight cancer and end polio.

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Car Accident Blocks Traffic in Downtown Washington

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Late Thursday afternoon a car accident blocked traffic at 100 West Main Street in Washington.

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Crisis Center Seeking Volunteers

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Johnson County Crisis Center is looking for volunteers to man phone lines as well as stock shelves at the local food bank.

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Washington Library HVAC System Analyzed

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The heat and air conditioning system at the Washington Public Library has been a source of issues for some time now taking time and money from the City.

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Father-Daughter Dance to Benefit 4-H Scholarships

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:21 am

A father-daughter dance is being held at the Washington County Fairgrounds tonight.

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Students Named to Washington County Historical Society

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:21 am


Photo submitted by Dani Kane

Two student representatives have been named to the Washington County Historical Society.

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Start Begonias Indoors Now

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:20 am


Begonias – submitted photo

While temperatures are near freezing, gardeners can begin many plants indoors for their spring gardens.

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Riverside Selects Community Center Architects

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 6:20 am

At Tuesday’s Riverside City Council meeting the council approved hiring a firm to make concept art for the proposed new community center in Riverside.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Dr. Monie Hayes about the free adult literacy program at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Today on In Touch with Southeast Iowa we are joined by Bryn Hovde.

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Area Lawmaker Hopes to Address School Transportation Costs

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 6:25 am

School transportation costs vary greatly district to district across the state causing some schools more budgetary strain than others.

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Free Program Offered to Improve Reading and Computer Skills

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 6:23 am

Almost 14% of Americans read at a fifth grade level or below, and about 43% of those people live in poverty and there is a free program in Washington County aimed at helping adults improve reading skills.

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Slam Dunk Cancer at Washington

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Washington Demons will be taking part in a Slam Dunk Cancer event Saturday.

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Influenza A Most Frequently Identified

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 6:22 am

So far this flu season, five people have died due to influenza-associated illness in Iowa.

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Area Speech Teams Ready for State Contest

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 6:22 am

With weeks of practice in the books three area speech teams are gearing up for Saturday’s Large Group Speech Contest.

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Noontime Concert to be Held in Observance of Black History Month

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 6:21 am

February is Black History Month and the Washington Public Library is hosting a special concert for the occasion.

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New Art Club at Iowa Mennonite School

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 6:20 am

Students interested in art have a new outlet for their passions at Iowa Mennonite School.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, February 4th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Dr. Monie Hayes about the free adult literacy program at the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, February 4th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

Today on In Touch with Southeast Iowa we are joined by Steve Anderson.

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