Today's Local News

Fairfield Airport to Receive Upgrades in Equipment

Posted: Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011 at 6:21 am

Just as Washington’s airport is going to see upgrades in the near future, Fairfield’s airport will also receive funds to update its equipment.  

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House Fire in Brighton

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A house fire was reported approximately 3:00 yesterday afternoon in the 200 block of North Harrison in Brighton by the Washington County Safety Center.  

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Washington Airport Receives Improvement Funds

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Airport is receiving funds for an expansion.  

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Police Arrest Two in Henry County Domestic Dispute

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:27 am

A Winfield man is behind bars after a late-night disagreement between family members.  

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Take Pride in Your Y Week

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Y is having an opportunity to help clean up its Washington building.  

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Alive After Five Event Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The next Alive After 5 event is taking place tonight.  

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Informational Meeting Being Held

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:24 am

St. James Catholic School is hosting an informational meeting tonight.  

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IMS Alumni, Current Students Teaming Up for Sequel Performance

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:22 am

A sequel to a gospel production is coming to the Iowa Mennonite School.  

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First Day of Summer

Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The official start of summer happens this afternoon, making today the year’s longest day with over 15 hours of sunlight.  

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Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are seeking an agreement of services as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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Chamber Director Graduation

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce Director can add a new title to his name.  

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Committee Nominations Being Accepted

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Nominations are being accepted for those wishing to serve on the Washington County Farm Service Agency Committee.  

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Dietary Guidelines Simplified

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture has released a new food icon.  

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Kalona City Council Discussing Potential Changes

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The second June meeting of the Kalona City Council will bring a few new items of business.  

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Plans Moving Forward for Mid-Prairie Central Office

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie School District’s central office has been located in the same building since 1986, but it has never been renovated in nearly 50 years.  

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Online Weather Spotter Classes Offered

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The National Weather Service is now offering their storm spotter classes online.  

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Iowa Director of Economic Development Visiting Louisa County

Posted: Monday, June 20th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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A high-ranking state official is touring Louisa County this week to tour local businesses.  

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Severe Weather and Heavy Rain Expected Through Wednesday

Posted: Sunday, June 19th, 2011 at 11:52 am

Another round of severe weather could make its way through southeast Iowa as soon as tonight. The National Weather Service predicts a slight risk of severe thunderstorms through Wednesday morning. The first round is expected late tonight as a low pressure system develops to our west. The largest threats are heavy rainfall, large hail, and strong winds. Tune in to KCII when severe weather strikes Washington County, and click on the Weather tab for the latest AccuWeather forecast.

Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Sunday, June 19th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are seeking an agreement of services as part of their meeting this week.  

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Alive After Five Event This Week

Posted: Sunday, June 19th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The next Alive After 5 event is taking place this week.  

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