Today’s Local News

Wellman Water Rate Increase

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

One of the topics at last night’s city council meeting in Wellman involved an increase in water rates.

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Washington Chamber Hosting Ridiculous Day This Year

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Chamber has announced they are excited about continuing the tradition of Ridiculous Day this year.

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Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington Planning and Zoning Commission is meeting tonight to review and discuss the Comprehensive Plan for the city.  

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St. James Knight Flight Registrations Due Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Early registration for St. James School’s annual Knight Flight Fun Run is tomorrow.  

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Weekend Accident in Johnson County Injures Washington Resident

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:30 am

An accident outside of Coralville yesterday has sent a Washington resident to the hospital.  

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Area Farmer Talks about Damage Suffered in Tornado

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:29 am

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A Henry County farmer who suffered severe damage in last week’s tornado says he plans to start over.  

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Board of Supervisors Discussing Building Plans

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow and they will be having the second reading of a proposed amendment to the County Zoning map ordinance during the meeting.  

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Washington Downtown Cleanup a Success

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:26 am

It was the fourth year for the Washington downtown cleanup.

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Farm Vehicle Safety

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The mild temperatures in the last few months has allowed area farmers to get out into the fields early, but that means increased farm vehicle traffic.

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Crop Reporting Cash Rent Survey Continues to Show Increases

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The cost of renting farmland in southeast Iowa is continuing its upward trend from last year.  

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Wellman City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Wellman City Council will be holding a regular meeting tonight.

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Ridiculous Book Sale Returning

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Public Library is getting ready to hold their annual Ridiculous Book Sale the end of the month.  

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Clover Kids and 4-H Opportunity

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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Children who are involved with the Washington County Clover Kids have an opportunity to learn about a sheep project through a special mentoring program.  

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Area School Graduations

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:20 am

Graduation season is upon us here in southeast Iowa.  KCII has compiled a list of area school’s graduation dates and times.

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Fatal Accident in Washington

Posted: Sunday, May 6th, 2012 at 6:51 am

An accident in Washington yesterday afternoon has taken the lives of two people.  

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Board of Supervisors Holding Discussion of Building Plans

Posted: Sunday, May 6th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are holding their meeting Tuesday and they will be having the second reading of a proposed amendment to the County Zoning map.  

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St. James Knight Flight Registration

Posted: Sunday, May 6th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Early registration for St. James School’s annual Knight Flight Fun Run is Wednesday.  

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Wellman City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, May 6th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Wellman City Council will be holding a regular meeting tomorrow.

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Iowa State University Extension offers First Time Home Buyer Online Course

Posted: Sunday, May 6th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Iowa State University is offering an online course to help potential homebuyers in rural areas get the qualifications needed to receive a loan.

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Multiple Car Accident on Highway 218 Friday Night

Posted: Saturday, May 5th, 2012 at 6:56 am

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Two incidents involving 4 cars caused some delays yesterday on HW 218 near the Hills exit.

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