Today's Local News

Washington School District Hosting New Family Registration Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Community School District is holding a registration day for families who are new to the district.  

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Orchard Hill Project Delayed

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved the changes to the Orchard Hill project at yesterdays meeting.

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Lunch Prices and Personnel Changes to be Covered at Washington Community School Board Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Preparations for the upcoming Washington Community School year will be made tonight.

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Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 11:01 am

In the second of two parts, Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce finishes her conservation about the advantages of shopping locally versus shopping online.

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Crop Duster Crash Cause Revealed

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The cause of a crop duster crash from a year ago has been released.  

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Genealogical Society Program Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:28 am

An event happening tonight is focusing on some early residents of the United States.  

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Kids Returning to School Prompting Needs to be Alert

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Area schools are getting ready to start for the year, some as early as next week.

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Local Winery Seeking Volunteers

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A local winery is looking for inaugural members for a new club.  

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Warm Weather Could Increase Japanese beetle Population

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The mild winter and hot summer could be increasing the population of a summer pest.  

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Riverside Resident Running for District 2 Supervisor

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A Riverside resident will run this fall for District 2 Supervisor.

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Wapello Trying to Cut Down Large Water Budget Deficit

Posted: Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Wapello City Council will increase rates to cover the water budget defecit.

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Breaking News

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 12:33 pm

At approximately 10 o’clock Monday morning an accident involving a truck driving through a group of people on C Avenue near the Kalona Sales Barn in Kalona resulted in five injured and one fatality. KCII will continue to monitor the situation and bring you more information when it becomes official.

Washington Page – Michelle Peiffer

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 11:01 am

In the first of two parts, Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about the advantages of shopping locally versus shopping online.

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Board of Supervisors to Discuss Funding Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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County funds are being discussed as part of the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting tomorrow.  

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Washington County Resident Honored by Iowa Peers

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A Washington County resident was recently honored by a group of their peers.  

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Additional CRP Acreage Approved for Grazing

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Additional help is available for farmers seeking relief from the drought conditions.  

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Church Group Holds Hometown Mission Trip

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Members of a Washington church were on a mission trip last week, their destination – Washington.  

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U.S. Senator Stopping in Columbus Junction

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A U.S. Senator will be passing through the area this week.

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Kalona Requesting Large Grant for Park Trail

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Kalona is one step closer to getting funds for a trail around the city park.  

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IMS Holds Camp for Future Composers

Posted: Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A camp held at Iowa Mennonite School this summer gave the musicians the opportunity to compose their own music.

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