Today’s Local News

Supervisors Move on WEMIGA Agreement

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors continued discussion and took action regarding the recycling agreement with WEMIGA Waste Tuesday.

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Big Red Radio Participating in Thanksgiving in July Food Drive

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 6:25 am


The Big Red Radio broadcasted from the Washington Fareway Tuesday as part of the Thanksgiving in July Food Drive.

The KCII Big Red Radio is helping area businesses collect food and monetary donations for the Thanksgiving in July food drive.

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Free Dental Screenings for Children Entering Kindergarten and Ninth Grade

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Do you have a child entering Kindergarten or ninth grade?

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Crops Ahead of Schedule

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service released its weekly Iowa Crop Progress and Condition report Tuesday.

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Mid-Prairie School Board Appoints Uhl to Fill Vacant Seat

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Mid-Prairie School Board member Marianne Schlabach was sworn in as vice-president. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

The Mid-Prairie School Board appointed a new member at their recent meeting.

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Kalona Recycling Old Garbage and Recycling Containers this Friday

Posted: Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 6:20 am

The City of Kalona is recycling residents’ old garbage and recycling containers at no charge.

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BREAKING NEWS: Pettit-Majewski Elected to Washington City Council

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 9:06 pm

Ward 1 residents of the City of Washington have elected a new city council representative.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Martha Hernandez Washington County Public Health’s I-Smile coordinator about upcoming free dental screenings for kids.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Bev Nielsen of the Columbus Junction Parks and Recreation Commission about the third Taste of Columbus Junction happening this Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at the Monkey Run Park shelters and Swinging Bridge Park. Proceeds will go towards enhancing the Swinging Bridge Park. This is part two of a two-part interview.

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Special Election for Washington City Council Seat Today

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:29 am

Residents of Ward 1 in Washington can head to the polls today for a special election.

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Car Wreck in Wayland Kills Mount Pleasant Man

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:28 am

A Mount Pleasant man was killed near the intersection of North Jackson Street and Highway 78 in Wayland on Sunday.

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Free Dental Screenings in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Washington County Public Health is holding free dental screenings for students going into Kindergarten and ninth grade.

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Washington School Board Targets Goal Setting Priorities at Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The Washington Community School board will meet this week with an eye to the future.

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Columbus Junction Residents Charged with Child Endangerment After Bus Incident

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:25 am


Verlinda Prior

Dora Roush

Elvira Zuniga

Three Columbus Junction residents have been arrested and charged with child endangerment, a Class D felony.

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Local Author Holds Book Signing in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Local author, Dr. Jean Wolf Logan is hosting a pair of book signings in Washington on Wednesday.

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Second Annual BBQ & Smoker Challenge at Washington Farmers’ Market this Week

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:24 am

From smoked turkey to marinated tofu, any grilled or smoked dish is welcome to compete in the second annual BBQ & Smoker Challenge at the Washington Farmers’ Market.

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Mount Union Man Arrested After Shots Fired into the Air

Posted: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 at 6:20 am


David Stott

A Mount Union man was arrested after reports of shots being fired.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington native, author Jean Logan about an upcoming book signing in Washington.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Bev Nielsen of the Columbus Junction Parks and Recreation Commission about the third Taste of Columbus Junction happening this Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at the Monkey Run Park shelters and Swinging Bridge Park. Proceeds will go towards enhancing the Swinging Bridge Park. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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Special Election for Washington City Council Seat Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 6:29 am

Residents of Ward 1 in Washington will be going to the polls tomorrow for a special election.

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