Today's Local News

Public Invited to Bunker Mill Bridge Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A meeting dealing with the future of the Bunker Mill Bridge restoration is taking place this evening.

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Biker Group Works to Help Child Abuse Victims

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 6:23 am

April is National Child Abuse Prevention month across the United States and an organization in Iowa is working to help victims of child abuse.

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Washington Community Foundation Presents More than $29,000

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 6:23 am

More than $29,000 was awarded to 11 area programs by the Community Foundation of Washington County.

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Green Thanks Volunteers During National Volunteer Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County 4-H and Youth Coordinator Amy Green is thanking the many volunteers that help with 4-H during this National Volunteer Week.

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School Board to Consider Budget, Fee Increases

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A public hearing for the Fiscal Year 2015 budget for the Washington Community School District will be held tomorrow night.

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Drought Conditions Better than Last Year

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Drought conditions across the state remain unchanged from the last reporting period according to the U.S. Drought Monitor.

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Cold Start to Spring Delays Foraging for Area’s Bees

Posted: Tuesday, April 8th, 2014 at 6:20 am

When it comes to the amount of bees they lost, it was an average winter for a local beekeeping operation.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Representative Bruce Braley about his senate campaign.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Assistant Scout Master for Kalona Boy Scout Troop 234, Kevin Kromer, joins us to discuss a trip they’re taking to the Effigy Mounds this summer.

Work Session Regarding Septic Systems in County Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A special work session with the Washington County Board of Supervisors regarding Richmond and Rubio septic systems is being held tomorrow.

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Rep. Braley Seeking Senate Seat

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Representative Bruce Braley is seeking retiring Senator Tom Harkin’s senate seat this election cycle.

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Highway 1 Resurfacing Begins Next Monday

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A project on Highway 1 scheduled to begin next week will require alternating lane closures during daylight hours.

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Seed Exchange Library Now Available

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Seed Exchange Library is now available to patrons at the Washington Public Library.

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Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Competing in Championships

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Mid-Prairie Jazz Band is traveling to Des Moines tomorrow for the 2014 Iowa Jazz Championships.

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Free Appliance Pick Up Today Only

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Free appliance recycling pick up is taking place in the City of Washington today only.

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Kalona Council to Review Riverboat Grant Applications

Posted: Monday, April 7th, 2014 at 6:19 am

The Kalona City Council will consider Washington County Riverboat grant applications at their meeting tonight.

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Highway 1 Resurfacing to Begin Soon

Posted: Sunday, April 6th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A project on Highway 1 scheduled to begin next week will require alternating lane closures during daylight hours.

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Road Closures Start Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, April 6th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Starting tomorrow portions of two Washington County roads will be closed due to construction projects.

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Gas Leak in Washington Middle School Kitchen Repaired

Posted: Saturday, April 5th, 2014 at 6:24 am

A gas smell coming from the Washington Middle School kitchen led students to be evacuated yesterday afternoon.

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Free Appliance Pick Up Monday Only

Posted: Saturday, April 5th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Monday only there will be free appliance recycling pick up in the City of Washington.

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