Today's Local News

No Injuries Reported in Wreck on Highway 218

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A two vehicle accident happened Thursday morning on Highway 218.

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Marek Named Coca-Cola Scholar

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 1:44 pm

A Washington High School senior has received a $20,000 scholarship.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with the Washington Public Library staff (Debbie Stanton, Jo Weidner, Jenisa Hanson and LeAnn Kunz) about registering for summer reading programs. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss human trafficking with State Senator for District 39, Kevin Kinney. The senator dealt with human trafficking firsthand while serving as a lieutenant with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.

BREAKING NEWS: Car Accident on Highway 218

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 8:11 am

A car accident happened on Highway 218 this morning, just south of G36.

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Riverboat Grants Awarded

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:25 am

The spring grants from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation were presented at a ceremony in Riverside last night.

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Charges Filed in Connection with Brighton Vandalism

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Charges have been filed in connection with vandalism that occurred in Brighton this past weekend.

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Applications Due Tomorrow for KCII Scholarships

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Tomorrow is the final day area high school students can submit applications for one of KCII Radio’s scholarships.

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Rental Registrations Underway in Washington

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Rental housing registration is underway in the City of Washington.

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Rain Continues in Washington

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Approximately two inches of rain is expected to fall in Washington over the next four days.

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St. James Students to Perform Tonight

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The spring “May Days” concert for St. James School will be held tonight.

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Name of Kalona Business Changed

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:20 am

A Kalona business now has a slightly different name.

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Kalona Flower Baskets Hung

Posted: Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Kalona’s downtown flower baskets are up.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with the Washington Public Library staff (Debbie Stanton, Jo Weidner, Jenisa Hanson and LeAnn Kunz) about registering for summer reading programs. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Kevin Kinney, State Senator for District 39, to discuss a bill he floor managed and allowable growth.

Kalona Budget to be Amended

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 6:23 am

An amendment is being made to Kalona’s budget for fiscal year 2015.

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Bill Floor Managed by Local Legislator Passes

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Officers can discuss incidents with counselors off the record under a bill recently signed into law.

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Washington Budget Amendment Hearing Set

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 6:22 am

A public hearing for a budget amendment for Fiscal Year 2015 for the City of Washington will be held May 19th.

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Register Now for Summer Reading in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am


Residents are encouraged to register now for the superhero-themed summer reading programs at the Washington Public Library.

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Bunker Mill Bridge Group Hosting Concert Saturday

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 6:21 am

An internationally known blues musician is performing an outdoor concert in rural Kalona this weekend.

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