Today's Local News

Governor Intends to Close Mount Pleasant Mental Health Institute

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The mental health institutes in Mount Pleasant and Clarinda are being closed.

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Winner of $1,000 to be Announced this Morning

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Area participants qualified for KCII’s $1,000 Christmas Cash Call grand prize by calling into the station and applying at area businesses.

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Legislative Briefing Set for Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The first legislative briefing of the year will be held tomorrow

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Almost, Maine Auditions Sunday

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A play that looks at falling in love and falling out of love will be on the stage in Washington next month.

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Keota Homecoming Royalty to be Crowned Tonight

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Keota’s Homecoming King and Queen will be announced this evening.

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Skating Party for 4-H Sunday

Posted: Friday, January 16th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The annual Washington County 4-H Skating Party will be held this weekend.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens, Director of the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center, about the upcoming continuing education courses.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss Iowa’s 2015 legislative session with State Representative for House District 78, Jarad Klein.

School Board Selects Three Finalists for Superintendent Post

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:25 am

Three men have been selected as finalists for the Washington Community School District superintendent position.

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Iowa Mennonite School Searching for New Principal

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowa Mennonite School is looking for a new principal for the 2015-2016 school year.

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Klein Begins 2015 Session as Assistant Majority Leader

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The representative for House District 78 is helping this year’s freshman legislators with their new role in the state government.

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Leadership Washington Tours Area Industry, Businesses

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Members of Leadership Washington took part in the program’s Business, Industry and Media day yesterday.

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Public Invited to Bed Bug Informational Session

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Bed bugs continue to be a problem in Washington County.

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Crowded Fundraiser for Washington Fire Department

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Approximately 550 people went to the Washington Fire Department for lunch yesterday, and over 725 stopped by for supper.

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Continuing Education Courses Available to Community

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Want to learn more about photo editing, or cooking, or become a license coach?

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Changes to Riverside Fire’s Finances Focus of Work Session

Posted: Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:21 am

City of Riverside and Riverside Fire Department representatives will meet for a work session tonight.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Tera Pickens, Director of the Kirkwood Washington Regional Center, about the upcoming spring term.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by director of Henry County Animal Rescue, Gary Ruth, to discuss their search for two missing dogs believed to have been stuck on an island in the Mississippi River.

County Departments Receive Directive for Two Percent Salary Increase, Zero for Operations

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Attorney and Sheriff are receiving a 3.3 percent salary increased, which is two-thirds of what the recommendation board proposed.

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Donations Allow Organization to Search Mississippi for Lost Dogs

Posted: Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 6:24 am

An attempt was made Tuesday to rescue two dogs believed to have been stranded on an island in the Mississippi River.

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