Today's Local News

No Injury Following Washington County Rollover

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 12:32 pm

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A driver involved in a single vehicle rollover this morning was able to get away without injury.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 8:01 am

Today we talk to Washington Mayor Sandra Johnson.

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Stan Stoops Looks Ahead to January

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

One of the three new Washington County Supervisors says he’ll be preparing over the next couple months for the start of his term in January.

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Chamber Hopes to Welcome New Residents with Volunteers

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is hoping that residents will want to be the face and voice of the city to incoming new residents.

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Public Meeting on WACO Innovative Calendar Tonight

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

WACO Elementary will give the community an update today this week, as they continue to work towards their innovative school calendar.

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NFIP Compliance Process Continues in Kalona

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona had their first reading of an ordinance related to their participation in the National Flood Insurance Program this week.

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Appointed Council Member Elected in Washington

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A man appointed to the Washington City Council last year will remain in the seat after getting the approval of the city’s ward three voters.

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Drivers Warned about White-tailed Deer Rut

Posted: Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With a number of car accidents involving deer in Henry County, the Sheriffs Office is offering a word of warning.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 8:01 am

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Today we talk to the Director of the Washington Chamber of Commerce, Michelle Peiffer about a volunteering program, Tour of Homes and other upcoming events in the County.

Washington County Supervisor Seats Decided

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

After a long election season, multiple forums and plenty of ads the supervisor races have been decided in Washington County.

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Washington Council to Discuss Finances

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington City Council is reviewing the city’s financial outlook this week.

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Iowans Vote for Democratic Incumbents

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The people of Iowa decided to give two Democratic incumbents another term in office yesterday.

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Washington’s Blair House Receives Maintenance Work and New Look

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A landmark Washington building that’s well over a century old has undergone some needed maintenance work, which also gives it a new look.

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Local Community Center Holds Fundraiser

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Washington’s downtown community center has been fundraising and they are hoping to increase participation.

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Kiersten Peck Recognized for Fundraising Efforts

Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 6:20 am
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A local American Cancer Society staff member has been recognized for their efforts.

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Unofficial Washington County Election Results

Posted: Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at 8:59 pm

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Unofficial Election Results for Surrounding Counties

Posted: Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at 8:57 pm

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Barn and Hay Wagon Lost in Fire

Posted: Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at 9:19 am

Last Friday at approximately noon the Wayland Fire Department responded to a barn fire in the 1100 grid of Henry Washington Road.

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Keokuk County Polling Places

Posted: Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at 8:37 am

Christy Bates with the Keokuk County Auditor’s office tells KCII News that a Keokuk County publication incorrectly announced the polling locations in Keokuk County earlier this week. Residents in Keokuk County are to report to the same polling places to cast their vote today as they did for the June Primary election.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at 8:01 am

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Today we talk to Max Cousins with Central Park Community Center.