Today's Local News

Most of Washington County Students Vaccinated

Posted: Monday, February 23rd, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health has released a report of how many students have been vaccinated with vaccines required by law in the state’s public schools during the 2013-2014 school year.

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Vacancies Remain on Kalona Boards

Posted: Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

Those living in Kalona interested in volunteering their time on one of the city’s boards can contact city hall.

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Corn and Soybean Crops Third Largest on Record

Posted: Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am


Iowa’s corn crop and soybean crop last year were the third largest on record.

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Keota Board Approves Budget Cuts

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:23 am

There will be nine teachers at Keota Elementary School next year.

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One Fatality in Wreck on G-36

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:23 am

A two-vehicle accident with one fatality happened on G-36 Friday morning.

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Kalona Boy Competing in Spelling Bee

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

A Kalona Elementary student is taking part in a spelling bee tomorrow.

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Local Business Owner to Speak at TEDx Talk

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:21 am

A local business owner will be one of the speakers at a University of Iowa event next weekend.

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Tune In Tuesday for the Home Shopping Extravaganza

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:21 am

The KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza begins Tuesday morning at 10 a.m.

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February Temperatures Below Normal

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:20 am

So far this month, the average temperature in Washington has been 16.1 degrees, nearly eight degrees below normal.

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WENS Discussed by LEPC

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:20 am

The Wireless Emergency Notification System, or WENS, and the state’s decision to fund the service was discussed at yesterday’s Washington County Local Emergency Planning Commission meeting.

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Looking for a New Job? Visit the Regional Center

Posted: Saturday, February 21st, 2015 at 6:20 am


The Kirkwood Washington Regional Center is working with local manufacturers to find employees.

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UPDATE: One Fatality in Friday Morning Accident

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 2:07 pm

A two-vehicle accident with one fatality happened on G-36 Friday morning.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with St. James Principal Chet Wisniewski about pre-school registration.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss synthetic drugs with Jarad Klein, State Representative for House District 78 and member of the House Public Safety Committee.

BREAKING NEWS: Two Vehicle Accident on G-36

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 8:45 am

A two-vehicle accident occurred in Washington County Friday morning.

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Nine Area Wrestlers Advance in State Tournament

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 6:24 am

Nine wrestlers in the KCII listening area have advanced in the state tournament and will continue their competition today.

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Layoffs at Mount Pleasant Mental Health Facility Begin Next Month

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Layoffs at the Mental Health Institute in Mount Pleasant will begin next month.

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Kalona Bridges to be Inspected This Summer

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona has contracted with a company for bridge inspections.

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Two Keota Speech Groups Performing at All-State Festival

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The All-State Large Group Speech Festival is tomorrow.

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KCII’s Home Shopping Extravaganza Next Week

Posted: Friday, February 20th, 2015 at 6:21 am


KCII Radio’s Home Shopping Extravaganza will return to the airwaves in just four days.

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