Today's Local News

IA Ag Secretary Northey on KCII’s Special Edition News Magazine

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 6:43 am

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Iowa’s Ag Secretary says it’s unclear what the possibility of record corn and soybean crops would do to hog prices.

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H1N1 Clinic in Kalona Today

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 6:41 am

Washington County Public Health will hold an H1N1 vaccination clinic today at Mid Prairie Middle School.

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Harvest Update

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 6:40 am

Southeast Iowa is ahead of most other parts of the state in this year’s corn harvest.

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Tourism Committee Hopeful Washington Voters Approve Hotel Tax

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 6:39 am

The Washington Tourism Committee is hopeful that voters will approve a hotel-motel tax

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Johnson Co. to Offer Satellite Voting

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 6:36 am

Johnson County is preparing for the upcoming city elections

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Washington Co. Extension to Offer Pest Management Session

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Extension Office will hold a mosquito and pest management continuing instructional course

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Washington Co. 4-H’ers Bring 18 Ribbons Home from Ak-Sar-Ben

Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 6:28 am

12 Washington County 4-H’ers brought home 18 ribbons from the annual Ak-Sar-Ben

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M-P Schools Face $570k Reduction in State Funds

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:45 am

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Mid Prairie Schools are facing a 570-thousand dollar reduction in state funding

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IPIC: Pork still safe even if animals had H1N1

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:42 am

USDA officials are working to confirm the first known case of the H1N1 virus in domestic hogs.

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ISU Extension Swine Expert Guest on Today’s Special Edition News Magazine

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:39 am

A Swine Field Specialist at Iowa State University says pork producers need to do whatever they can to trim costs

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Business Consultant to Host Regional Meeting in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:38 am

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An acclaimed business consultant and author will lead a seminar in Washington next week.

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Auditor Hoping to Finish Registrations this Week

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Auditor’s Office is hoping to get everyone registered to vote in the upcoming city elections

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Corn Will Need Extensive Drying this Year

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:28 am

Agriculture experts are anticipating a difficult drying season for the state’s corn crop

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Lending Hands to Lead Caregivers Support Session

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Activities at home, planning the day for a person with dementia is the topic for a caregivers

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Brighton Emergency Responders to Hold Breakfast Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Brighton’s emergency medical responders will celebrating Halloween this year with breakfast.

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Vittetoe Featured on KCII Special Edition News Magazine

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 6:38 am

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A Washington County pork producer says many people don’t realize how sustainable operations like her’s are.

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Registration Fees Problem for WCSD

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 6:32 am

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The Superintendent at the Washington School District says they’re having trouble with people not paying the registration fee.

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Gas Prices Jump

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Office of Energy Independence reports southeast Iowa is seeing the highest gas prices this year

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3rd Quarter Home Sales Up

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Third quarter home sales were up this year in Iowa.

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BODYWRX Holding Workout Session for Ainsworth Girl Battling Cancer

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Area residents are being invited to get some workout tips and help a local girl who’s battling cancer

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