Today's Local News

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by vice president of the Louisa County Fair Board , Tony Humiston.

Severe Storm Warning Expires

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 7:37 am

The KCII Severe Weather Action Team responded to a severe thunderstorm warning Tuesday morning.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 7:12 am

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for southeastern Washington, southern Louisa, northern Henry and northwestern Des Moines counties began at 6:58 a.m.

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Wireless Internet to be Available in Central Park

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:24 am

A project in downtown Washington will soon provide wireless internet in Central Park.

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Temperatures Rising Across Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Temperatures are forecast to rise above 90 degrees today in Washington with heat indexes in the 100s for the week across the state.

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Vaccine Against HPV Recommended for Men and Women

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington Public Health recommends vaccinating against HPV or human papillomavirus.

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Local Non-Profit Working with Injured Veterans

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

A Washington County based non-profit that focuses on turning injured veterans into golfers served nearly 80 individuals last year.

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Community Can Help Raise Money for Louisa County Fair

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Louisa County Fair has an opportunity to receive thousands of dollars tomorrow.

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Home Base Iowa Program Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A new program in Iowa may be coming to Washington County to help attract and employ veterans in the area.

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Mid-Prairie Registration Now Open

Posted: Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Registration is now available for those planning on attending Mid-Prairie School District this fall.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington Public Library Director Debbie Stanton about a new art project and an event coming to the library.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Damon John with Riverside Casino to discuss the non-profit they’re involved with, the GIVE Foundation.

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Three Cases of Lyme Disease in Two Days

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:25 am

In two days three cases of Lyme Disease were confirmed in Washington County, reports Washington County Public Health during last week.

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Demo Derby Collision Sends Man to University Hospitals

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:24 am

An accident at the Henry County Fair’s demolition derby in Mt. Pleasant Saturday night sent one man to the University of Iowa Hospitals.

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Iowa DOT Approves Highway 78 Proposal

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

A proposal to have a stretch of road in Southeast Iowa nicknamed the Ding Darling Memorial Highway has received approval from the Iowa Department of Transportation.

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Are You Storm Ready?

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington County may soon be listed as “storm ready” by the National Weather Service.

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Free Program Offered to Help Smokers Quit

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

In Iowa 18.1% of adults smoke, with tobacco leading to the deaths of 4,400 adults annually.

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Highland Softball Heading to State

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

For the first time since 2009, a local softball team is heading to the state tournament.

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Kalona Council Meets Tonight

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

A payment to a contractor is on the agenda for this evening’s Kalona City Council meeting.

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East Tyler Street Closed in Washington

Posted: Monday, July 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Beginning today East Tyler Street in Washington is closed from Paradise Drive to South 12th Avenue.

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