Today's Local News

Washington Streets Committee Seeking Public Input

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

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The Washington Streets Committee is looking for input from the public regarding a possible change to Madison Street in Washington. 

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Store to Review New Liquor Sales Law

Posted: Saturday, March 26th, 2011 at 6:25 am

A proposed law will change the way liquor sales are conducted in Iowa.

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Reporting Controlled Burns

Posted: Saturday, March 26th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Farmers in Washington County who wish to use fire to help with their controlled burns are reminded to call them in to the Safety Center. 

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Car Fire Reported in Washington

Posted: Saturday, March 26th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Fire Department responded to a car fire in front of the 4th Avenue Bar and Grill yesterday morning. 

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Summer Camps Available Again

Posted: Saturday, March 26th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Conservation Board is offering four different summer day camps again this year. 

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Radio Active Bingo Winner Announced

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 8:03 am

Congratulations to Kim Farrier of Brighton, the KCII Live Free For A Month Grand Prize Winner.

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Flood Outlook Remains Unchanged for Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The flooding outlook for southeast Iowa has not changed according to state Climatologist Harry Hillaker. 

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High School Hosting College Fair for Area Students and Parents

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington High School is hosting a college fair next week for area high school students and parents to learn more about college options. 

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Fire Hydrant Flushing Happening

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The City of Washington Maintenance and Construction Department will begin fire hydrant flushing next month. 

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Production Barrow Weigh In Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Fair Swine Committee is offering a production barrow division for this year’s county fair tomorrow. 

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Johnson County Man Arrested After Chase

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A man from North Liberty is behind bars after leading police on a high speed chase that ended in Washington County. 

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Ag Week Programs Conclude Today

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:22 am

KCII is finishing our special edition news magazines saluting agriculture today. 

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Washington Fire Department Receives Grant

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington Fire Department is receiving a grant from the US Government.  

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Voter Registration Bill Gets Auditor’s Support

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at 6:28 am

A bill in the state legislature regarding voter registration is getting the support of the local auditor’s office.

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Farm Land Values Increasing

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The average price for farm land is increasing in southeast Iowa as well as across the state.  

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Grassland Reserve Program Applications Being Accepted

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture has more than $1 million available for Iowa landowners who sign up for the Grassland Reserve Program (GRP).  

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Shade Tree Program for MidAmerican Energy Customers

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Johnson County Extension has partnered with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and MidAmerican Energy to sponsor a shade tree program.  

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Ag Week Focuses on Farm Associations

Posted: Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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KCII is continuing to air special edition news magazines saluting agriculture.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Secondary Roads Requests

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors met in regular session yesterday morning and approved requests from the Secondary Roads Department of a 28E Agreement with the city of Ainsworth.  

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Water Quality Standards Meeting Being Held

Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is holding a series of public meetings to gather input from citizens regarding proposed criteria for evaluating Iowa lakes used for swimming throughout the state this month.  

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