Today's Local News

Help Feed Those in Need

Posted: Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Families, groups, individuals and congregations are invited to take part in an event to help feed those in need.

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Pastor Harald Gruber about Sunday’s Crop Walk.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Michael Zahs, who is one of the today’s featured speakers at the Iowa Country School House Conference.

Testing Done on Kalona Storm Sewer

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Kalona city officials are meeting with members of the state’s emergency management group next week.

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Positive Experience at Vision Iowa, Still No Decision

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Washington contingency traveled to Des Moines to present the Washington Area Performing Arts and Event Center project to the Vision Iowa board again.

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Communicable Disease in Washington County

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two people in Washington County have received treatment for a communicable disease.

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Local Historian to Focus on School House Programs at Conference

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The last graduate of Washington County’s public one room school houses is giving a presentation this evening.

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Survey to Determine Historic, Architectural Significance

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An intensive historical and architectural survey is being conducted in one of Washington’s residential neighborhoods.

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Theater to Hold ‘Transylvanian’ Comedy

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Twelve local actors will take the stage tomorrow night at the Washington Community Center.

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Washington County’s Average First Frost Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Washington County is right around its average first frost date.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 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 this afternoon’s open house and ribbon cutting.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by the 15th Annual Iowa Country School House Conference keynote speaker, Dr. Mark Dewalt.

Washington to Select New Superintendent this Winter

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:25 am

The Washington Community School Board discussed beginning a superintendent search at last night’s meeting.

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Candidates for Office to Attend Forum

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The public is invited to attend a candidate forum this evening.

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Leadership Washington Gets Bird’s Eye View

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Yesterday, Leadership Washington participants took to the sky from the Washington Municipal Airport.

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Soybean Harvest Behind Schedule

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Iowa’s soybean harvest is well behind normal.

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Runners to Pass Through Ainsworth, Washington

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Individuals running across southern Iowa as part of an American Cancer Society fundraiser will pass through Washington County.

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Combine Catches Fire

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A combine caught fire near Kalona Wednesday.

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Sigourney and Keota Students Taking Part in Homecoming Activities

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Two local school districts that share a football program are celebrating homecoming this week.

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County Looks to Save Money with Inter-fund Loan

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Next week the Washington County Board of Supervisors will discuss the tax increment funds regarding the infrastructure bonds for Riverside.

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