Today’s Local News

Iowa Artists Fellows Kick Off State Tour in Washington

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 6:23 am

Iowa Artist Fellows with the Iowa Arts Council will be touring the state and starting their journey in Washington this week.

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Kalona Creamery Hosting Practical Farmers of Iowa Field Day for Adults and Kids

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 6:20 am

Children and adults interested in dairy production and local products are invited to a Practical Farmers of Iowa field day happening at Kalona Creamery.

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Drought Conditions Continue in Southeastern Iowa

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Iowa’s drought conditions continue in southeast and south central regions of the state.

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Kalona City Council Meets Monday

Posted: Sunday, September 30th, 2018 at 6:24 am

A change order for the recently completed Kalona Community Center project is on the agenda for the next Kalona City Council meeting.

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Small Manure Spill Investigated in Washington County

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:27 am

A small manure spill was investigated by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources in Washington County Thursday.

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New Furniture in Mid-Prairie High School Library, Coffee Shop in Progress

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Photo courtesy of Mid-Prairie School District.

Set foot inside the Mid-Prairie High School Library and you’ll think you’ve been transported to a college campus.

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Pick Up Home Shopping Purchases Today

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:26 am

KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza purchases may be picked up today.

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Man Arrested After Hiding in Woman’s Closet

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:26 am

A man was arrested after hiding in a woman’s closet in rural Ainsworth Friday morning.

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Haines and Schwenke Sigourney Homecoming Royalty

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Sigourney High School celebrated homecoming this week with community service, spirit games, dress up days and more.

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Leaves Starting to Change in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Leaves are beginning to turn in southeast Iowa and the Department of Natural Resources advises the peak time to see leaves this fall will be the third week of October.

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Food for All in Kalona Hosts Free Sunday Suppers

Posted: Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 6:20 am

A free meal and a chance to meet new people is offered in Kalona.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News speaks with nurse Lynn Fisher of Washington County Public Health about the rate of vaccines in Washington County.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Winfield-Mt. Union graduate Rayna Buxton who recently began her first year attending the California Institute of the Arts to study character animation.

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Local Mom Shares Son’s Story During NICU Awareness Month

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Jaxson Harris – son of Jenisa and Nathan Harris (Contributed photo)

With a crash of thunder she awoke to her water breaking and it was time to go to the hospital to deliver her son, five weeks earlier than his due date.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Graduate Studying in California to Pursue Character Animation Career

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Photo courtesy of Rayna Buxton.

A recent Winfield-Mt. Union graduate could be the next Walt Disney.

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KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza Ends, Pick Up Items Today or Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Now that the KCII Home Shopping Extravaganza has come to a close purchased items can be picked up.

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Wellman-Scofield Library Catching Culprits During Banned Books Week

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Photos courtesy of Wellman-Scofield Public Library.

Get caught reading an attempted banned book at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library as part of Banned Books Week.

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Horseless Carriage Tour Returns to Southeast Iowa for Seventh Run

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am

An English tradition for automobiles from London to Brighton is returning to southeast Iowa this weekend.

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Storms Produced Two Tornadoes in Henry County Tuesday

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Two tornadoes northeast of Winfield during Tuesday’s storms have been confirmed by the National Weather Service.

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Area Soil Moisture Conditions Improve

Posted: Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Soil moisture conditions in southeast Iowa improved from last week to this week.

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