Today's Local News

Incorrect Caucus Information Being Circulated

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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KCII has learned that flyers with inadvertently incorrect caucus information have been circulated throughout the community.  

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FAFSA Applications Available Jan. 1st

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

January 1st is the first day students and parent can complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. This year the FAFSA form is easier to complete than previous years.

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Kalona Chamber Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Kalona Chamber of Commerce is having a garage sale in January.

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Snowmobile and ATV Renewal Period Ends Today

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Owners of snowmobiles and ATVs have until the end of the day today to renew their registrations.

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Last Day to Purchase Trash Can Stickers

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Washington City Hall wants to remind residents that today is the last day you can purchase next year’s annual trash can stickers.  

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Government Offices Closed for New Years Holiday

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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KCII wants to remind you that some government offices will be closed today and most will be on Monday because of the New Years holiday falling on a weekend.  

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Political Campaign Visits Washington

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 11:37 am

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A presidential candidate has visited Washington in hopes to overcome low poll rankings.  

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Washington School Part of Grant Initiative

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Lincoln Elementary School is part of a grant initiative to become part of the Safe Routes to School Project.  

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Input Needed for New Regional Center

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Washington businesses are being asked to take part in a survey to help in the creation of a new regional center.  

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Bell Ringing Campaign Surpasses Goal

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Salvation Army bell ringing campaign for this year was successful during the holiday season.  

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Norovirus Outbreaks in Iowa

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Five counties in Iowa have confirmed outbreaks of Norovirus. Norovirus causes flu like symptoms including nausea, diarrhea, and stomach cramps.

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Feeding Birds in Winter

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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When snow covers the ground across southeast Iowa, some birds will still be in the area looking for food.  

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Hunting and Fishing Licenses Available

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Hunting and Fishing Licenses from the DNR are now on sale for 2012. Only resident licenses are available now, non-resident licenses will be available January first.

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Grief Share Support Group

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:22 am

There will be a 13 week grief support group in Washington starting in January. The Group is called Grief Share.

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Removing Ice and Snow From Utility Meters

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Snow will soon fall over the area and Alliant Energy wants to remind everyone to clear any snow or ice from your utility meters.  

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Johnson County Fatality Accident

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 at 6:30 am

A head-on accident in rural Johnson County has claimed the life of a Wellman resident.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Employment Contract

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors have approved the employment contract and agreement for Jacob Thorius as the new County Engineer.  

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Political Campaign Coming to Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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A presidential candidate who has been trying to jumpstart his campaign to overcome low poll rankings is continuing to conduct his barnstorming tour of the state tomorrow.  

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School Enrollment Numbers Released

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The enrollment numbers for Iowa’s school districts have been released. While many districts around the state have seen significant losses, local schools have remained steady.

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Summer Photography Project Book Completed

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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A project highlighting Washington that was the focus of 20 different photographers over the summer has been completed.  

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