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Loebsack Says Healthcare Reform Will Save Employers Money

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 7:33 am

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Eastern Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack says he’s confident healthcare reform will help save employers money.

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Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 7:29 am

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One of Iowa’s legislative leaders says it’s easy for voters to confuse federal and state lawmakers

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Documentary Follows Ag Runoff

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 7:23 am

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A documentary centered on Iowa’s agricultural runoff will soon play in the state capital.

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Year in Review Continues

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 7:18 am

The KCII Year in review program continues today.

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Third Influenza Wave Expected

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 7:14 am

The Iowa Department of Public Health is asking for help combating seasonal and H1N1 influenza.

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Pharmacy Students to Offer Free Screenings

Posted: Tuesday, December 29th, 2009 at 7:13 am

The University of Iowa’s College of Pharmacy is providing a variety of free health screenings next month in Washington.

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Multi Vehicle Crash Closes 218 near Riverside

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 12:02 pm

A multi vehicle crash closed lanes in both directions of U.S. 218 near Riverside this morning.

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Christmas Travelers Returning to a Snowy Iowa

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:56 am

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Another Christmas has come and gone, and another wave of travelers will return to their homes after visiting family.

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Loebsack: Iowa Can Cash in on Cap and Trade

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:54 am

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Eastern Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack says cap and trade legislation should eventually be a boost for Iowa’s economy.

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Attorney Thinks Little will Happen With Gay Marriage Decision

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:46 am

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Same sex marriage has been rated the top news story of the year by the Iowa Associated Press.

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Sheriff’s Office to Add Two

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:40 am

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office will officially add two deputies this week.

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Year in Review Program Airs this Week

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:24 am

This week the KCII News Department will take a look back at 2009.

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Closed Captioning for The Internet

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:21 am

Most of the television shows broadcast over-the-air feature closed captioning,

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Exchange Program Looking for Host Families

Posted: Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 6:20 am

Many local high schools are still open to enrollment and encourage families to get involved with the Pacific Intercultural Exchange.

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Hosting Foreign Teens

Posted: Sunday, December 27th, 2009 at 6:01 am

Many local high schools are still open to enrollment and encourage families to get involved with the Pacific Intercultural Exchange.

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Princess Dance

Posted: Sunday, December 27th, 2009 at 6:01 am

A local group is organizing what’s being called the “Power of Pink Princess Ball.”

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Year InReview Day 1

Posted: Sunday, December 27th, 2009 at 6:00 am

This week the KCII News Department will take a look back at 2009.

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Harkin Healthcare

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 7:44 am

Iowa’s Tom Harkin was among the Democrats casting a yes vote in this week’s passage of the healthcare bill in the Senate.

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Christmas Travel

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 7:40 am

Another Christmas has come and gone, and another wave of travelers will return to their homes after visiting family.

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Ethanol Environment

Posted: Saturday, December 26th, 2009 at 7:38 am

A state representative from Riverside says Ethanol has been unfairly condemned.

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