Today's Local News

Congressman Dave Loebsack Holding Office Hours Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack will have a representative from his office in southeast Iowa tomorrow.

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Jefferson County Board of Supervisors Hear Census Update

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors met yesterday morning and heard an update from Kent Boyum and Nancy Watkins regarding the 2010 census for Maharishi Vedic City.  

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Ag Week Programs Continue

Posted: Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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This week KCII is airing special edition news magazines saluting agriculture.  

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Washington County Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow morning and will be discussing the Iowa Department of Transportation’s budget from the Secondary Roads Department.  

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Loebsack’s Thoughts on Redistricting

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The task of redistricting Iowa’s Congressional districts has begun and Iowa is unique when compared to other states when it comes to the redistricting process.  

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Legislative Briefing Held Saturday

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce conducted their last Legislative Briefing of the year on Saturday and approximately 20 people were in attendance to hear from Senator Sandy Greiner and Representative Jarad Klein.  

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Iowa State University Extension Week

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Iowa State University is celebrating Extension Week this week.

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Columbus School Board to Discuss Calendar and Fees

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Columbus Community School Board is meeting tonight and during their meeting they will be holding a public hearing to talk about next year’s school calendar.  

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Ag Week Programs to Air This Week

Posted: Monday, March 21st, 2011 at 6:22 am

This week KCII is airing special edition news magazines saluting agriculture.  

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Special Edition News Magazines This Week

Posted: Sunday, March 20th, 2011 at 6:30 am
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Tune in all this week for special edition news magazines as we discuss agriculture.  

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Keokuk County Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, March 20th, 2011 at 6:28 am
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The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors are holding their regularly scheduled meeting tomorrow.  

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Jefferson County Board of Supervisors Discussing Census

Posted: Sunday, March 20th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors will be meeting tomorrow to discuss the 2010 census.  

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Washington Schools Fare Well in State Testing

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington School District conducted their annual basic testing and Superintendent Dr. Mike Jorgensen says the school district did well and scores were up through the entire district. 

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Japan Earthquake Effects Local Economy

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan has the potential to also impact the Iowa economy.  

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Manure Applicator Programs to be Shown

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Extension is showing both the Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs for those that were not able to attend the original workshops. 

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Avoiding Donation Scams

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The earthquake and tsunami in Japan has caused many organizations to receive monetary donations from all over the world yet people try to take advantage of people’s generosity. 

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Foreign Exchange Students Talk about Experience in Area

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Students visiting southeast Iowa from Poland have had an opportunity to talk about their experiences in the area. 

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Local Processor Receives Award

Posted: Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The American Meat Institute has announced its recipients for the 2011 Environmental Recognition Awards.  

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Washington Accepts Bids for Wastewater Treatment Plant

Posted: Friday, March 18th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council opened bids for work on the wastewater treatment facility Wednesday afternoon and the bids had a wide range. 

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Fire Call at Halcyon House

Posted: Friday, March 18th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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At approximately 7:49 last night, the Washington Fire Department received a call of a fire alarm at the Halcyon House. 

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