Today's Local News

Flu Hospitalizations Continue to Fall

Posted: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Two more influenza outbreaks in long-term care facilities were reported since last week, bringing the total to 56 in Iowa this flu season.

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Date Set for Bond Hearing

Posted: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Washington City Council has set the hearing on the issuance of debt for street work and the fire truck bond issue for March 3rd at 6 p.m.

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Supper to Benefit Local Domestic Violence Support Group

Posted: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Proceeds from a soup supper tomorrow will go towards services that help victims of domestic violence.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with General Manager Joe Nichols about the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our series on the Brinton Film Collection with historian Michael Zahs. 

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Home Shopping Extravaganza Returns to KCII

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:24 am

KCII Radio is gearing up for another round of the Home Shopping Extravaganza, which will start next week.

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Riverside Fire Finances to be Focus of Workshop

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Riverside Fire Department’s finances will be the focus of a workshop tonight.

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Keota Board to Discuss Budget at Special Meeting

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Keota School Board will meet tomorrow to discuss budget cuts.

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Washington City Council to Consider Bond Issue

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A bond issue for street projects and a fire truck will be discussed and considered at tonight’s regular session meeting of the Washington City Council.

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Kinney Supports 4% Allowable Growth for Schools

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Iowa’s Senate and House have passed state supplemental aid rates for schools, but are 2.75 percent different.

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Ash Wednesday Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, a day observed by Christians as the beginning of the season of Lent.

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Several Area Wrestlers Heading to State

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:21 am

This week, several area wrestlers will take part in the state wrestling tournament in Des Moines.

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Who Has the Best Beef Burger in Iowa?

Posted: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The search is on for the best burger in Iowa.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with State Senator Kevin Kinney about education funding, mental health care and the gas tax.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we begin a conversation with historian Michael Zahs focused on the Brinton Film Collection, one of the most significant collections of early film in the world.

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Brinton Film Premieres Set for Early March

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:24 am

There will be limited seating at an upcoming re-premiere of films that haven’t been shown to the public in 100 years.

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State Department Purchasing 246 Acres in Louisa County

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is acquiring two tracts of land in Louisa County.

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Four Demons Headed to State Wrestling Meet

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The Washington High School wrestling team is sending four members to the state tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

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Local Non-Profit’s Nationwide Donation Network Continues to Grow

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Volunteers with a Wayland based non-profit plan to continue growing a donation network they started building last year.

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Closures Due to Presidents’ Day

Posted: Monday, February 16th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Today is Presidents’ Day and in observance of the federal holiday, a number of offices are closed.

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