Today's Local News

Kalona Hires Parks and Recreation Superintendent

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The city of Kalona will welcome a new director of Parks and Recreation services.  

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Monthly Caregivers Support Group Meeting Continuing Alzheimer’s Focus

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The next meeting of the Caregivers Support Group is continuing their focus on “Understanding and Attacking Alzheimer’s.”  

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Washington Y Hosting a New Event

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Y is getting ready to host a new event in the fall.  

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DOT Reminding Campaigners of Political Sign Placement

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

To prepare for upcoming November elections and 2012 elections , the Iowa Department of Transportation is reminding campaigners of the regulations and requirements about political signs.  

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Henry, Louisa Counties Ramping Up Efforts to Collect Fines

Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 at 6:21 am

State and county officials have stepped up their efforts to collect unpaid fines and court fees in order to increase revenue for state and local governments.  

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Unofficial Election Results

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 10:29 pm

Unofficial results are in for today’s School district elections.  

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School Elections Today

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 7:46 am

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School districts elections are going on today for choosing members of school boards.  

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Power Outage Affects Area

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A power outage affected parts of the KCII listening area yesterday morning.  

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Improving Childhood Vaccination Rates

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Early childhood vaccinations are rising in Iowa according to the state Department of Public Health.  

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4-H Leader Meetings Scheduled

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Meetings have been scheduled for all club leaders and project leaders for those involved in 4-H.  

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Richmond Residents Meeting Invitation

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Proposed customers in Richmond who are part of the new Regional Utility Service Systems (RUSS) are invited to a meeting tonight at the Kalona Community Center.  

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Library Activities on Early Release Days

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Public Library is letting parents know of an event scheduled for days when children have a scheduled early-release day.  

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Extension Field Day for CRP Participants Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The ISU Extension is offering a field day today to assist area growers who are enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program, or CRP.  

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Wellman City Council to Choose Next City Administrator

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Wellman City Council has called a special meeting to select its next City Administrator.  

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Final Meeting for Keota Comprehensive Plan Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A Keota group is close to finalizing its plans for future development in the town.  

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ISU Extension Offering Food Preservation Class

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Iowa State University Extension is offering a new program for gardeners.  

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Power Outage Affects Area

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 11:01 am

A power outage affected parts of the KCII listening area this morning.  

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School Elections Being Held Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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School districts are holding elections tomorrow to choose members of school boards.  

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Time to Act Now to Save Money on Winter Heating Costs

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Utilities Board says now is the best time to weatherize your home to get ready for the winter with low-cost air leak solutions such as caulk and weather-stripping materials.  

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Historic Preservation Commission Seeking Volunteers

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Washington Historic Preservation Commission is looking for volunteers to help research Washington’s history.  

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