Today's Local News

Mid-Prairie IDE Review

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Mid-Prairie Community School board was recently given a review of the visit made by the Iowa Department of Education.

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Soil and Water Conservation Week

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has proclaimed this week as Soil and Water Conservation Week noting the importance of the work that is being done to take care of the air, soil and water in Iowa.  

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One Year Later Process Continues Toward Sainthood for John Paul II

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The process of canonizing Pope John Paul II is still continuing one year later and a local Priest is sharing his thoughts.  

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Farm Program Deadlines

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:25 am

USDA’s Iowa Farm Service Agency is reminding producers that the deadline for enrolling in certain programs is coming shortly.

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Century and Heritage Farm Program Application Deadline One Month Away

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The deadline for eligible farm owners to apply for the 2012 Century and Heritage Farm Program is one month away.  

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Brighton Bus Stop

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Brighton has completed roadwork on East Washington Street, which means bus stops are back to normal.

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Fundraising Campaign Starting Today

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A local business is getting ready to help hospital stays more comfortable for sick children.  

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Scholarship Application Deadline Today for Female High School Graduates

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The deadline is today for women of Washington County who have been out of high school for at least one year to apply for a scholarship.  

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Washington Page – April 30, 2012

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Michelle Peiffer from the Washington Chamber of Commerce talks about what it was like for her becoming the new Executive Director.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – April 30, 2012

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 10:58 am

In the first of two parts, Stine Seed Agronomist John Furlong talks about the effects this year’s warm winter had on the planting season.

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Board of Supervisors Holding a Public Hearing

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding a public hearing tomorrow as part of their meeting.  

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Old Medication Drop Off Successful

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Residents of Washington County had a chance to help stop prescription drug abuse over the weekend.  

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Permits for Dust Control Due Today

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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The Washington County Engineer’s Office is reminding residents that today is the deadline for getting a dust control permit in the county.  

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Kalona Quilt Show and Sale

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A local quilt show that attracts visitors from around the country had another successful year.

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Deadline for Animal Industry Scholarships Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Scholarship applications for upcoming college freshmen at Iowa State University majoring in animal science or an animal industry related field are due tomorrow.  

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Warm Spring Weather Helpful to Farmers This Year

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The early warmth of spring was very helpful for area farmers.  

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Stringtown Grocery Proposes New Location

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Stringtown grocery is making steps to open a new store.

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Kalona Sidewalk Quilts

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Downtown Kalona is attracting visitors with their quilts.

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KCII News Receives Awards

Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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KCII has been recognized by the Iowa Broadcast News Association for some of its work in news reporting for last year.  

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Permits for Dust Control Due Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, April 29th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Engineer’s Office is reminding county residents that the deadline for getting a dust control permit in the county is tomorrow.  

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