Today's Local News

Part of Vine Avenue to be Closed

Posted: Friday, April 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Beginning Monday a portion of Vine Avenue will be closed.

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Crawfordsville Egg Hunt Open to Public

Posted: Friday, April 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

An egg hunt held in Crawfordsville in years past is being brought back by the city’s Community Club and Lions Club.

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Nova Car Cruise to Stop in Washington this Summer

Posted: Friday, April 4th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The 7th annual Eastern Iowa Heartland Nova Reunion will be making a cruise stop in downtown Washington this summer.

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Washington’s Prom Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, April 4th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow night Washington High School’s prom will be held.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Senator Charles Grassley about the wind energy tax credit and Dr. McClure’s visit to open the Senate with a prayer last week. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Superintendent of Mid-Prairie School District, Mark Schneider, joins us to discuss the bond issue that was approved by voters on Tuesday and what their next step is.

MRAP is in Washington

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 10:34 am

The MRAP has arrived in downtown Washington.

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Auditorium Committee to Meet with Vision Iowa Again

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 8:29 am

Over 1200 people voted in Washington School District’s bond measure Tuesday.

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Mid-Prairie Bonds to be Paid Back Over 18 Years

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Now that voters have approved Mid-Prairie’s $10.6 million bond issue the school board will sit down with their bonding attorney to work out the details.

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Washington’s Audit Released

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Washington’s audit report has been released.

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Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge Board Disbands

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Friends of Bunker Mill Bridge board has been dissolved.

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Grassley Working to Keep Wind Energy Tax Credit

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 6:22 am

The Senate’s Finance Committee is expected to take up the proposed package of tax extenders measure today.

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Communications Commission Plaque Presented

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am


(L) Bill Blum, Crawfordsville Benefitted Fire Department and our host for the evening at the Crawfordsville Fire Department (Middle) Merle Hagie, and (R) Ryan Miller, Mayor of Wellman and Chairman of the Communications Commission.

This week the Washington County Communications Commission presented a plaque to a Washington man.

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Now is the Time to Prune Roses

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

Now is the time to prune modern roses.

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Team of IMS Students Heading to State Physics Olympics

Posted: Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 at 6:20 am

A group of physics students from Iowa Mennonite School were recently named the winners of the Physics Olympics regional competition held at Coe College.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washingotn County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar about the drug taskforce.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, the conclusion of our conversation with Iowa Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Biologist Chad Dolan regarding the fish that they’re stocking in Lake Darling.

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Bond Issue for New Auditorium Passes

Posted: Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at 6:25 am

With 69% of the vote, residents of the Washington School District have passed a bond issue for the first time in decades.

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Mid-Prairie Bond Issue Approved

Posted: Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Voters in the Mid-Prairie School District have approved a $10,640,000 bond issue.

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County Operation Costs Decreased

Posted: Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

The State Auditor has released an auditor report on Washington County.

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