Today’s Local News

Washington Celebrates 2018 Homecoming this Week

Posted: Monday, September 10th, 2018 at 6:26 am

It’s time to bust out your orange and black this week as the Washington School District celebrates homecoming 2018.

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Washington Wreck Sends One To Hospital

Posted: Monday, September 10th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Just before 3p.m. on Sunday, authorities responded to a motorcycle versus truck wreck at the intersection of south 9th and Van Buren near Case Field in Washington.

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Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica in Fairfield this Week

Posted: Monday, September 10th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Those wanting to see the Vietnam Veterans Memorial won’t have to travel to Washington, D.C. this week.

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Saving Brinton Film Raising Money for Academy Award Screenings

Posted: Monday, September 10th, 2018 at 6:22 am

The Saving Brinton filmmakers are looking for your help to receive Hollywood’s greatest honor.

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WACO Celebrates 2018 Homecoming, Coronation Wednesday

Posted: Monday, September 10th, 2018 at 6:20 am


(front, L-R) Clara Schmitz, Nadiyah Brown, Caitlin Sells, (back) Matthew Leichty, Wyatt Harbison, and Colton Horak. Photo courtesy of Kate Lefeber.

WACO students will be wearing red, white, blue, and pink this week for homecoming.

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Funding, Recycling and Communications Headline Supervisor Agenda

Posted: Sunday, September 9th, 2018 at 7:00 am

New business on previous topics make up a majority of the agenda for the Washington County Board of Supervisors next meeting.

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Uhl Taking Oath of Office, Mid-Prairie Appointing Second School Board Member Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 9th, 2018 at 6:24 am

A swearing in of newly elected board member Emily Uhl and election of board president and vice president are on the agenda for Mid-Prairie’s next school board meeting.

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Washington 2018 Homecoming Court Announced

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2018 at 6:28 am

The 2018 Washington Homecoming Court has been announced.

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WACO Opens New Athletic Facility

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The WACO Warrior Athletic program took a huge step Friday, with the ribbon cutting for the brand new Kaufman Athletic Training and Fitness Center.

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Flood Warnings Persist

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Flood warning continue for waterways in the KCII listening area.

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Gov. Reynolds Presents Give Back Iowa Award to Riverside Casino and Golf Resort

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Gov. Reynolds spoke at the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort Friday. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Governor Kim Reynolds visited the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort Friday to present the 2018 Give Back Iowa Challenge award.

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WEDG Accepting Applications for Executive Director Position

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2018 at 6:22 am

The Washington Economic Development Group (WEDG) is looking for their next executive director.

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Washington County Mostly Abnormally Dry on Drought Monitor

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2018 at 6:21 am

Drought throughout the region was mostly wiped out after numerous rounds of showers and thunderstorms over last week.

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Henry County Campground Closed Due to Flooding

Posted: Saturday, September 8th, 2018 at 6:20 am

Due to recent flooding the Henry County Conservation Department is announcing the closure of two campgrounds.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News talks with Washington County Emergency Management Coordinator Marissa Reisen about National Preparedness Month.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Washington Football Coach James Harris and Mid-Prairie Football Coach Pete Cavanaugh about recognitions they’re giving for service members at Friday’s football game.

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Mount Pleasant Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Foot Pursuit

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 6:28 am


Kevin Fleming

A foot pursuit led to an arrest in Mount Pleasant Tuesday.

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Public Hearing Set for East Washington Street Sidewalk Project

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 6:27 am

The Washington City Council took a further step in the East Washington Street Sidewalk Project.

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Supervisors Canvass Election Results

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 6:25 am

After a recess the Washington County Board of Supervisors certified the August 28th special election results with a canvass Tuesday.

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Juveniles Face Charges Stemming From Park Damage

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Just after 7a.m. Wednesday morning a caller reported damage at Fern Cliff Park near Wayland.

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