Today's Local News

Riverside Benches Available to Sponsor

Posted: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The City of Riverside is giving residents the chance to memorialize loved ones along their paved trail.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Monica Vernon, Democratic candidate for Lt. Governor or Iowa.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

President of the Mid-Prairie School Board, Jim Hussey, joins us for today’s program to discuss decisions made at their last school board meeting.

Dog Deemed Vicious Euthanized

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A dog that was tasered by a police officer in June and deemed vicious by the Washington City Council in July has been euthanized.

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Mid-Prairie School District Holding First Day of Classes Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board toured a few of the district’s buildings ahead of the first day of school.

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Drive Safely with Tall Crops Obstructing Views

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two people died and 37 were injured in 31 accidents in Iowa last year at rural intersections due to obstructed views by crops or trees.

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Kalona Chamber Sells Thousands of Rolls at State Fair

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Volunteers have returned after operating the Kalona Chamber of Commerce booth at the Iowa State Fair.  

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Early October Trial Set for Man Facing Felony Charge

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A man accused of running an individual over with his truck after an altercation will stand trial this fall.

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YMCA Real Estate Purchase to be Discussed Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Washington’s new YMCA facility will be considered at tonight’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Iowa Producers May Qualify for Low Interest Farm Loans

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Iowa farmers and ranchers still have time to apply for low interest loans through the Farm Service Agency.

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Grassley Shares Thoughts on Iraq

Posted: Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The United States has been conducting airstrikes in Iraq against Islamic State.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Victor Oyervides regional director of Emprendedores Latines de Iowa about a workshop geared for Spanish-speaking business start ups or expansions.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss immunizations and school children with Washington County Public Health Nurse Lynn Fisher.

Man Arrested in Keota Stabbing Incident

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:26 am

A man has been arrested following a stabbing incident in Keota Saturday night.

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Lt. Governor Candidate Visits Washington

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor Monica Vernon of Cedar Rapids visited Washington over the weekend.

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Council to Discuss Flood Mitigation Plans

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Kalona City Council will look at setting a bid opening for this fiscal year’s road repair projects tonight.

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Local Youth Take Part in State Fair Competitions

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A few local residents showed livestock at this year’s state fair.

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Spanish-Speaking Business Workshop Tonight

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A three-session workshop is being held in Washington tonight for Spanish-speaking buisness owners and those hoping to open a business.

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Multiple Vaccines Needed Before Kindergarten

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Youngsters going to their first day of school this week will need proof they were given a number of vaccines.

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Washington County 4-H’er Takes Top Honors at State Fair

Posted: Monday, August 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A Washington 4-H’er took high honors at the Iowa State Fair with his cow.

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