Today's Local News

Two Vehicle Wreck This Afternoon

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 2:07 pm

A two-vehicle wreck occurred this afternoon at the junction of Highways 1 and 92 approximately 10 miles south of Kalona.

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Breaking News: Accident with Injuries At Intersection of Highways 1 and 92

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 1:26 pm

At around 1PM Wednesday afternoon area officials responded to a call regarding an accident at the junction of Highways 1 and 92 north of the city of Washington.

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Washington Page

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

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Duane Hammen and Norman Thomas of the Washington Archers Association about upcoming 3-D shoots and the high school team qualifiying for nationals.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

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

Washington County 911 Supervisor, Cara Sorrells, joins us for today’s program to discuss being a dispatcher during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.

Fire Near Keota Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A fire occurred in a shop building in rural Keota yesterday morning.

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South 12th to Have Five-Foot Wide Sidewalks

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The South 12th Avenue and East Tyler Street paving project for this summer is one step closer to beginning construction.

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Iowa Gaming Commission to Decide Fate of Cedar Rapids Casino Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A decision that could have a large financial impact on the casino in Washington County is being made tomorrow morning.

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Mid-Prairie to Begin Selling Bonds as Early as June

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A new air-conditioning system at Washington Township Elementary will likely be the first project funded by Mid-Prairie’s bond issue.

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Egg Hunt at Sunset Park Saturday

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The annual Kiwanis AMers Easter egg hunt will be held this weekend.

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Friends of Lake Darling Seek Donation from Supervisors

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Friends of Lake Darling is looking to double it’s cabin project this summer and fall.

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Burn Ban in Effect for Johnson, Jefferson Counties

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Jefferson and Johnson counties are under open burning bans.

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Fireworks Scheduled for Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A fireworks permit for tomorrow night was approved by the Washington County Board of Supervisors at their meeting yesterday.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens, Director of the Kirkwood Washington Center, about space available for students in the academies and progress with the new facility.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today, National Weather Service Meteorologist Donna Dubberke joins us to talk about the tornado that touched down in Lone Tree on Sunday.

Breaking News: Fire Near Keota

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 12:04 pm

At around 11:30 Tuesday morning, local authorities responded to a call regarding a fire at 1248 Hoot Owl Hollow near Keota, in rural Washington County.

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LIHEAP Applications Due Today

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 6:53 am

Applications are due today for the local Low Income Heating Energy Assistance Program at Hawkeye Area Community Action Program, or HACAP.

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Sirens Sounded in Wellman Sunday

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Courtesy of Renee Reid.

Sirens sounded in Wellman in the late afternoon Sunday as storms passed through the area.

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Tax Filing Deadline Today

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Today is the Internal Revenue Service tax filing deadline.

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Storm Spotters First to See Lone Tree Tornado

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A tornado touched down in Lone Tree Sunday evening.

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Ainsworth Man Arrested for Assault

Posted: Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 6:23 am

An Ainsworth man was arrested on five assault charges yesterday morning.

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