Today's Local News

Mt Pleasant Man Charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 8:14 am

A Mt Pleasant man will possibly spend more time in jail than he was planning for.

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Eastern Iowa Honor Flight

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:51 am

The Eastern Iowa Honor Flight took off for Washington D.C. early this morning.

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Area Veterans Receive Big Sendoff Yesterday

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Washington County and surrounding area veterans took part in a special ceremony yesterday before their trip to Washington, DC today.  

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City Reminding Residents of Bulky Item Trash Pick Up

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The city of Washington is reminding residents that there will not be a fall trash pick up again this year.  

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Local Group Stresses Importance of Historic American Document

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A local non-profit group that works to promote historic preservation, education and patriotism is announcing a special week highlighting the importance of an important document.  

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New Aquatics Director at Washington Y

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A new aquatics director has started at the Washington Y.  

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Non Irrigated Crop Land Values Increase Over Last Year

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The cost of renting non-irrigated farmland in southeast Iowa is on an upward trend from last year – this according to the annual Cash Rental Rate report from the USDA.  

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Fall Festival Right Around the Corner

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Final preparations for this year’s Fall Festival in Kalona are underway.

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Operation Backpack Program Feeding the Areas Hungry Kids

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Area schools are participating in a program that helps feed underprivileged children in the area.

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More Action Taken to Assist Those Affected by Drought

Posted: Tuesday, September 18th, 2012 at 6:21 am

More action has been taken to assist those affected most by this year’s drought.

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Tipover Accident North of Washington

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 2:02 pm

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A tipover accident has been reported north of Washington.  

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Two Criminal Charges Lead to Time in Prison

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 12:28 pm

A 20 year old is behind bars after pleading guilty of forgery and avoidance of prosecution.  

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California Man Sentenced on Drug Charges in Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 10:52 am

A California man has been sentenced to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to a drug charge.  

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Road Work Continues in Washington County

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Roadwork is continuing in and around Washington.  

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Honor Flight Happening Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Washington County and surrounding area veterans are making final preparations for their trip to Washington, DC tomorrow.  

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Chamber Warning Businesses of Scam Happening in Iowa

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A scam targeting businesses in the northeast Iowa community of Manchester has prompted an alert to be sent to area businesses.  

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Safety Reminders during Open Hunting Seasons

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

With the first two deer hunting seasons opening this past weekend, KCII along with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources want to pass along tips to help keep you safe while hunting.  

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Mid-Prairie Students Responding Well to Mile of Pennies Fundraiser

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Students at Mid-Prairie elementary schools are responding well to a fundraising challenge.

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Library Card Signup Month at Kalona Public Library

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The library in Kalona is participating in a national effort to get residents a library card.

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Representatives for Mennonite Colleges at IMS Today and Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Representatives from colleges with similar values will be at Iowa Mennonite School today and tomorrow.

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