Today's Local News

Search Underway for Burglary Suspect

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:27 am

Authorities are searching for the man who broke into a home near Olds yesterday.

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Candidate Forum Held

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Six area candidates took part in last night’s candidate forum hosted by the Washington Chamber of Commerce.

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Runners Greeted by Sigourney Students

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Individuals who ran across southern Iowa as part of an American Cancer Society fundraiser were greeted by Sigourney School District students.

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Washington Schools Examine Staff Demographics

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Seventy-five percent of Washington Community School District employees are female according to a study conducted by Washington Community School District Staff.

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Heat Assitance Applications Available

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

As temperatures continue to drop more people are turning on heat in their homes.

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Three Candidates Running for Spots on Johnson County Board

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

There are three candidates vying for a spot on the Johnson County Board of Supervisors, but only two seats to fill.

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Iowa Soybean Crop Set to Exceed 500 Million Bushels

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Despite national soybean production forecasts increasing, Iowa farmers are expected to harvest fewer bushels than projected in September.

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Leaf Vacuum to Start Monday

Posted: Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The leaf vacuum will begin picking up leaves across the City of Washington next week.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Jennine Wolf with Washington County Environmental Health about bed bugs. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by John Etheredge, Republican candidate for the Johnson County Board of Supervisors. There are two open seats, and three candidates running. We’ll be joined by the democrats running for those seats tomorrow and Wednesday.

Washington County Has Bed Bug Problem

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:24 am

Bed bugs are a problem in Washington County and are found across the state.

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Grain Bin Catches Fire

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A grain bin in Washington County caught fire Saturday morning.

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Local Candidate Forum Tonight

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Election day is just 22 days away.

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Brighton Horizons to Celebrate Community Garden’s First Year

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Brighton residents who helped with the community garden over the summer or would like to learn more about the project are invited to a soup supper this evening.

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Is Your Relationship Healthy?

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A Healthy Relationships Summit will be held tomorrow in Washington as October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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Grant Application Submitted for Community Center Improvements

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona submitted a Washington County Riverboat grant application ahead of last week’s deadline.

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Rain Expected Monday and Tuesday

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Rain is in the forecast for Washington and the KCII listening area throughout Monday and Tuesday, with high temperatures in the high-50’s to low-60’s.

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Iowa’s Canada Goose Season Open

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Duck hunting will reopen later this week.

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Six Candidates to Take Part in Forum

Posted: Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Six local candidates will take part in a political forum tomorrow.

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Grant Application Submitted for Community Center Improvements

Posted: Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The City of Kalona submitted a Washington County Riverboat grant application ahead of last week’s deadline.

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