Today's Local News

Former Inmate Pays More Than $20,000

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 6:23 am

An inmate housed for 645 days in Washington has paid his boarding fee.

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WACO Secondary Holding Charitable Event

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A non-profit and a local school are teaming up today to package meals for children in developing countries.

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Kalona Library Accepting Book Donations

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 6:21 am

With an upcoming book sale, the Kalona Public Library is accepting book donations.

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National Honor Society Announces New Inductees

Posted: Friday, March 8th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Sixteen Washington High School students were recently named new members of the National Honor Society.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 12:45 pm
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City Council Discusses Assessment Policy

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:28 am

The Washington City Council met last night. The Council discussed a special assessment policy.

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Washington County Dust Control Rates Set

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The rates for dust control applications will remain the same.

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Dodici’s Named One of Five Destinations

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Café Dodici and Night Suite in Washington is one of five Iowa locations listed on “Destination Iowa.”

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Keota Receives Draft Wastewater Permit From Iowa DNR

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The City of Keota has received a draft wastewater discharge permit from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.

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Etheredge Elected to Johnson County Board

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Despite the weather, voters made their way to Johnson County polls for a special election.

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Loebsack Working to Reinstate Olympic Wrestling

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Iowa Democratic congressman Dave Loebsack, in conjunction with a Republican congressman from Ohio, is hoping to get wrestling reinstated in the Olympics.

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Mid-Prairie Jazz Band Advancing to State

Posted: Thursday, March 7th, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Mid-Prairie Jazz Band is advancing to the Iowa Jazz Championships.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 12:45 pm

On today’s Washington Page, KCII spoke with Washington Economic Development Group Director Ed Raber about the upcoming laborshed meeting.

Linn County Decision Could Hurt Local Casino

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 9:27 am

A decision made yesterday could have an impact on Washington County.

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Slick Roads in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:39 am

Snow plows and motorgraders have been at work this morning in Washington County.

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Sheriff Dunbar States Four Counties Will Each Prosecute Four Area Men

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:31 am

Four Washington men were arrested and are being charged with multiple accounts.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:26 am

In this issue of the Washington Page, KCII spoke with Becky Harkema about the YMCA’s campaign kickoff in Washington this week with guest speaker Dan Gable.

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Dan Gable to Speak on Behalf of the Y

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Iowa-native and Olympic gold medalist, Dan Gable, will be visiting Washington tomorrow evening.

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DNR To Update Community on Lake Darling Progress

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Tomorrow, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and Engineering Staff will give an update on the progress that’s being made at Lake Darling State Park.

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City Council Allocates Funds for Kalona City Park Renovation

Posted: Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:23 am

With funds now available, the City of Kalona can begin their park renovation.

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