Today’s Local News

Edwards Found Not Guilty

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 3:46 pm
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An Illinois man accused of sexually assaulting a fellow inmate has been found not guilty in Washington County District Court.

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Breaking News

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 3:05 pm

Rudolph Edwards found not guilty in sexual assault case. KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official. The one to count on for today’s news and local information is AM and FM KCII.

Jury Deliberations Continue This Morning in Edwards Trial

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Jury deliberations began yesterday and will continue this morning.

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New Policy to Prevent Late Payments on City Water/Sewer Bills

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington is hoping to get more people to pay their water-sewer bills on time.

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Greiner to Focus on Water Quality Legislation

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 6:23 am

With the first week of the 2013 session coming to a close, a state senator looks ahead to what’s to come.

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IMS Clarinetist Chosen for Honor Band

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 6:22 am

An Iowa Mennonite School sophomore will join other performers from the region at this weekends SEIBA Honor Band performance.

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Pilot Program for Recycling Should Start Soon

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A new resource for downtown Washington residents should be be underway soon.

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City Parks Department

Posted: Friday, January 18th, 2013 at 6:21 am

For the most part, the Washington Parks department will have a status quo budget for next year.

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Edwards Trial Continues Tomorrow with Jury Deliberation

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:30 am

The trial of a man accused of sexually assaulting a fellow inmate at the Washington County Jail will continue into a second day of jury deliberation.

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Apartment Building Residents Told to Evacuate

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:25 am
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The residents of an apartment building near downtown Washington have until 10 a.m. today to evacuate.

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Illegal Dumping Near Kewash Trail

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A city maintenance crew cleaned up a large amount of trash dumped near a popular trail in Washington last week.

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Salary Increases for Elected Officials Established

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors has acted on the recommendations made by the Compensation Board.

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School Administration Examines Legislative Priorities

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:22 am

With the Iowa State Legislature back in session, Washington Community School District Superintendent Mike Jorgenson outlines two possible education reform concepts.

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ID Action Holds Meeting on Mental Health Redesign

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:22 am
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People from all over southeast Iowa gathered at the Washington Public Library yesterday, to learn more about how changes to mental health services in the state will affect those with disabilities.

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City Receives Rebate for Energy Efficient Sewer Plant

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The City of Washington has received about 44-thousand dollars in an energy rebate.

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Testimony to Continue This Morning in Edwards Trial

Posted: Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 at 6:26 am
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Opening statements were heard in the Edwards trial yesterday.

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Richmond Work Session Next Week

Posted: Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 at 6:25 am

A public meeting has been scheduled with the hopes that it will produce a viable alternative to the Richmond lagoon project.

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Task Force Looks at 2013 Health Initiatives

Posted: Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Obesity Prevention Task Force has several items of focus for this calendar year.

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Washington PTO’s Biggest Fundraiser is Friday

Posted: Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington High School Parent-Teacher Organization is planning their third annual cake auction.

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Slow Down and Savor Washington This Weekend

Posted: Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Saturday is the next edition of ‘Slow Down and Savor Washington.

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