Today's Local News

Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Erin Rugg of JET Physical Therapy about Movement Mayhem.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Democrat Mike Carberry, one of three candidates for the two seats open on the Johnson County Board of Supervisors.

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Tour of Homes in Jeopardy

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Photo courtesy of the Washington Chamber of Commerce.

One of Washington’s holiday events is in jeopardy of being canceled.

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Flu Reported in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The first influenza cases of the season have been identified in Iowa.

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Scam Using Name of Kalona Business Reported

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A scam using the name of a Kalona business has been reported.

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Kalona Chamber to Holding Annual Banquet

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is holding their annual banquet tomorrow evening.

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Recent Rains Cause Flood Warning

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Recent heavy rains have resulted in minor flooding for portions of the English River, Skunk River and Des Moines River.

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Changes Possible for WENS

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Wireless Emergency Notification System, or WENS, which is currently operated locally may be taken over by the state.

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Washington County Residents Voting Early

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:21 am


Over 2,000 people in Washington County have requested absentee ballots as of Monday, according to Washington County Auditor Dan Widmer.

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Home Repair Assistance Available in Wayland

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The City of Wayland is planning to help residents with home repairs using grant funding they recently received.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News continues a conversation about bed bugs with Jennine Wolf with Washington County Environmental Health.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Janelle Rettig, one of the Democratic candidates for the Johnson County Board of Supervisors. There are two open seats, and three candidates running. We’ll be joined by the other democrats running for one of those seats.

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Candidate Forum – Part 1

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 8:19 am

Candidate forum hosted by Washington Chamber of Commerce on October 13th. This is part one, featuring candidates for Washington County Attorney.

Candidate Forum – Part 2

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 8:18 am

Candidate forum hosted by Washington Chamber of Commerce on October 13th. This is part two, featuring candidates for Senate District 39 and House District 78.

Search Underway for Burglary Suspect

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:27 am

Authorities are searching for the man who broke into a home near Olds yesterday.

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Candidate Forum Held

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Six area candidates took part in last night’s candidate forum hosted by the Washington Chamber of Commerce.

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Runners Greeted by Sigourney Students

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Individuals who ran across southern Iowa as part of an American Cancer Society fundraiser were greeted by Sigourney School District students.

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Washington Schools Examine Staff Demographics

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Seventy-five percent of Washington Community School District employees are female according to a study conducted by Washington Community School District Staff.

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Heat Assitance Applications Available

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

As temperatures continue to drop more people are turning on heat in their homes.

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Three Candidates Running for Spots on Johnson County Board

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

There are three candidates vying for a spot on the Johnson County Board of Supervisors, but only two seats to fill.

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