Today's Local News

Two-Vehicle Wreck Near Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

A semi and car collided south of Kalona last night.

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Senior Citizen Day at the Louisa County Fair

Posted: Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 6:20 am

Farm, family, food and fun is the theme of the 123rd Annual Louisa County Fair.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with 4-H member Hannah VanRoekel about the Washington County Fair and 4-H programs.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Tom Duwa, member of the committee that organized Richmond’s 175th Celebration, to discuss what they have planned to celebrate their hometown’s dodransbicentennial.

Wellman Native Named Miss Iowa Coed

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:23 am

A Wellman native will compete in a national pageant later this year.

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Inaugural Rock ‘n’ Ride Raises Over $60,000

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:23 am

About 200 bicyclists took part in the inaugural Rock ‘n’ Ride earlier this month.

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Two-Vehicle Crash in Washington Monday Morning

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:23 am

Emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle wreck at the intersection of North Marion and West 5th in Washington Monday morning.

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Washington County Fair Underway

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am


Photos by KCII’s Sally Hart.

Large animals were weighed in and open class exhibits were set up yesterday during the Washington County Fair.

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Richmond Residents Celebrating City’s 175th

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

The small Washington County community of Richmond is turning 175 years old this year.

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Lone Tree Advancing in District Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

One local baseball team is still in the running for a state championship.

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Rain Totals Double the Norm

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

Just over a tenth-of-an-inch of rain fell in Washington Monday.

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Parents Reminded to Think of Children’s Dental Health

Posted: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 6:21 am

As the school year approaches, Iowa Department of public health is reminding parents that oral health is important for a child’s overall health and school readiness.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with 4-Her Lindsey Palmer about the fair and a rabbit workshop being held today at 2 p.m.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by State Senator Rich Taylor to discuss what he worked on during the 2015 legislative session and what his thoughts are on the 2016 session.

Breaking News: Car Wreck in Washington

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 11:14 am

Emergency crews responded to a two-vehicle wreck at the intersection of North Marion and West 5th in Washington this morning.

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Wagner Crowned Fair Queen

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 7:07 am

Zoe Wagner has been crowned this year’s Washington County Fair queen.

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Brinton Film Festival Entering 19th Year

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The 19th Annual Brinton Film Festival is being held this weekend.

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Take Care of Your Pets During Summer Months

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Temperatures are forecats to be in the 80’s much of the week and with warm temperatures come parasites.

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Second Ordinance Amendment Reading Set for Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Kalona residents who water their lawn and garden will see some relief if the city code is amended.

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Fair’s Rabbit Show Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, July 20th, 2015 at 6:21 am


Photo by Sally Hart.

Months of preparation and hard work are coming to an end this week for area FFA and 4-H students at the Washington County Fair.

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