Today's Local News

County Employees Paid Extra for Overtime

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:25 am

It was discovered this summer that some Washington county employees have been paid too much for overtime.

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Council Discusses Rental Inspections, Property Maintenance

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:24 am

In a special session meeting last night the Washington City Council discussed the rental inspection and property maintenance codes.

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Wellman Considering Ways to Improve Drainage

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Next week, the Wellman City Council will discuss projects meant to help the town avoid issues that arose when flash flooding hit this summer.

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Owners of Blighted Properties Asked to Take Action

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Two property owners in Riverside have until Friday to submit a plan to the city.

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Grease on Road Causes Motorcycle Wreck

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

There was an accident involving a motorcycle yesterday afternoon near the Ainsworth Four Corners.

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Meet the Teachers Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Meet the Teachers night for some Washington students will be held tomorrow.

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Kalona Beer Available at State Fair

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A vendor at the Iowa State Fair is promoting beer produced in the state and right here in Washington County.

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Sheriff Seeking Information Regarding Spill on Highway

Posted: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Monday morning crews worked to clear a portion of Highway 1 where fill had been spilled.

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County Employees Wrongfully Paid Extra

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 2:23 pm

It was discovered this summer that some Washington county employees have been paid too much for overtime.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with former professional wrestler and current minister Ted DiBiase about speaking in Washington on August 16th. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss the formation of the United Christian and Baptist Church in Kalona with member Steve Reif. The church celebrated 125 years as a Baptist church this past weekend.

Rental Inspections and Property Standards to be Considered Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:25 am

Rental inspections and property maintenance standards for the City of Washington are the only agenda items for tonight’s city council meeting.

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Tune In to FM 102.5 to Hear KCII’s New Signal

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:24 am

KCII Radio can now be heard on FM 102.5.

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WACO Planning to Use Solar Energy to Cut Costs

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:23 am

WACO School District is accepting bids for a solar project estimated to cost $920,000.

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USGC Iowa Water Science Center Stays Busy During Flooding

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Those who take stream flow measurements and monitor the state’s river gauges are playing catch-up following this year’s flooding.

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Local 4-H’ers Earn Top Honors with Horses at State Fair

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A number of local 4-H members competed with their horses last week at the Iowa State Fair.

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Fall Finish Expected for Million Dollar Sewer Project

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Work on the sanitary sewer system in Kalona is expected to wrap up by October.

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Crews Working on Hills Bank Branch in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Ground has been broken on a new project in Washington.

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Farmland Leasing Meeting to be Held

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

More than half of Iowa’s farmland is now rented.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington High School band drum majors Aylin Raymundo and Kyle Basten about the upcoming marching band season.