Today’s Local News

Trial Dates Changed for Parents in Riverside Infant Homicide

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:28 am


Ambrashia Chrzan

Anthony McCoy

The jury trials for two Riverside parents charged in the death of their infant daughter have been delayed.

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Multiple Vehicles Slid Off of Highway 218 Wednesday

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:25 am

Area roads were partially covered with snow and ice Wednesday morning and multiple vehicles went off roadways.

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Public Invited to Tour Washington City Hall, Police and Fire Station

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:25 am

The City of Washington is looking to build a new fire station and remodel the current building to house only City Hall and the police station.

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Supervisors Name New Chairman and Vice Chair

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:25 am

At their first meeting of the year the Washington County Board of Supervisors elected a new chairman and vice chair for 2018.

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Take Action Against Radon Threat this January

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:24 am


Map courtesy of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

You can’t see, smell, or taste it, but radon can be present at a dangerous level in your home and can lead to health risks later in life.

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Garage Fire Extinguished Near Ainsworth

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:23 am

Three fire departments helped extinguish a garage fire in rural Washington County.

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Be Wary of Cold Temperatures While Ice Fishing

Posted: Thursday, January 4th, 2018 at 6:20 am

The bitter cold temperatures may be a double-edged sword for ice anglers in Washington County.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington County Extension Director Nancy Adrian about Annie’s Project. To sign up for the class contact Washington County Extension.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Dr. Cody Branstad of Keota Veterinary Clinic about keeping swine and livestock warm in cold climates.

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Record Cold Temperatures in Washington Second Day in a Row

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:29 am

Record low temperatures were set for the second day in a row in Washington Tuesday.

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Two-Vehicle Wreck Near Wayland Sends Five to Hospital

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:28 am


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A snow-covered roadway contributed to a two-vehicle wreck near Wayland Tuesday.

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New Mayor Sworn in for Washington

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:27 am

A new mayor and two new council members were sworn in at Tuesday’s Washington City Council meeting.

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Supervisors Waiting for Letter from Compensation Board, Delays County Department Budgets

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:26 am


The figures provided at the Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

The compensation rates for elected officials were discussed at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Pursuit Ends with Arrest, Stolen Car Recovered

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:26 am


Michael J. Williams

One person was arrested after a pursuit in Washington County early Saturday.

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Rollover Wreck on Wayland Road

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:25 am

New Year’s Eve a truck tried to pass another vehicle on Wayland Road and rolled.

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House Fire Extinguished North of Kalona Monday

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:24 am


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Crews responded to a fire north of Kalona Monday morning.

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Snowmobile Trail Signs Stolen Along Highway 78

Posted: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 at 6:20 am

The Southeast Iowa Ridge Blasters snowmobile club has been preparing its 117 miles of trails to promote safe snowmobiling in the area.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII news speaks with Danielle Pettit-Majewski administrator of Washington County Public Health about making healthy resolutions that last throughout the year.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Iowa Mennonite School student and Riverside resident Payton Hart who has been nominated by Sen. Chuck Grassley for appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point.

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Record Cold Temperatures Start the New Year

Posted: Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018 at 6:29 am

Washington started 2018 off with record low temperatures.

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