Today’s Local News

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Winfield-Mt. Union Juniors Mollie Hinkle and Liana Sweezer about their backpacks for the homeless project. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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Visitation for Iowa Mennonite School Student at School Today

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:28 am

Visitation will take place for 15-year-old Teresa Cardenas today at Iowa Mennonite School.

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Lake Darling Cabins Busy this Winter Season

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:27 am

As some are settling in for the winter, others are enjoying what local parks have to offer this time of year.

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Grassley Discusses ‘…Booze or Women or Movies’ Comment

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:26 am

A Senator from Iowa is taking some heat after a remark he made about the estate tax over the weekend.

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Wrestling Legend Dan Gable to Hold Book Signing in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:26 am

An Iowa wrestling legend will be in Washington Wednesday for a book signing.

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Windy, Wet Conditions in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Windy and wet conditions were experienced across the KCII-listening area Monday.

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Washington High School Parent-Teacher Conferences Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:24 am

This week parents of Washington High School students will have the opportunity to meet with their children’s teachers.

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Collision in Washington Results in Both Vehicles Towed

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:24 am

Two vehicles collided in Washington Saturday and both had to be towed from the scene.

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Taste a Decades-Long Tradition at Swedesburg Smörgåsbord Thursday

Posted: Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:20 am

Come experience a bit of Scandinavia this Thursday at the annual Swedish Smörgåsbord.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Field Agronomist Meaghan Anderson about crop yields.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with WACO teacher Renea Reichenbach, who received the Civil Rights/Civil Liberties: Excellence in Teaching Award given at the Iowa Council for the Social Studies (ICSS) Conference.

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UPDATE: IMS Student Dies Following Fall

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:29 am

Iowa Mennonite School is having a two hour late start today (12/4) for students following the death of a student Friday evening.

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Fatal Wreck on Highway 218 Sunday Morning

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:28 am

A Crawfordsville man died Sunday following a wreck on Highway 218.

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Yields Higher than Expected in the Region

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Harvest is over and yield figures are reporting higher than anticipated during the dry growing season.

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Riverboat Foundation to Award Fall Grants Wednesday

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:26 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation’s 2017 fall grant presentation will be held Wednesday.

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Big Red Radio to Visit Archer’s Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:25 am

The next stop on the KCII Caring Christmas Food Drive is Tuesday at Archer’s Appliance and Electronics.

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Warm Temperatures Make Way for Snow

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:24 am

While temperatures were warm over the weekend snow is in our forecast this week.

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Kitchen Sworn in as District 8A Associate Judge

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:24 am


Daniel Kitchen takes the oath of office as District Associate Judge, photographed with his wife Nicole Kitchen and District Court Judge Lucy Gamon. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Community members, family, and fellow judges filled the Washington County District Courtroom to witness the swearing in of the new Sub-District 8A District Associate Judge.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Junior Class Giving Care Backpacks to Homeless

Posted: Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 6:20 am

What started years ago as an idea from two Winfield-Mt. Union students has grown into a community effort to help the homeless in southeast Iowa.

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Washington Tour of Homes Wraps Up this Afternoon

Posted: Sunday, December 3rd, 2017 at 6:24 am

There are four houses and one business on this year’s Candlelight Tour of Homes in Washington.

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