Today's Local News

New Record Temperature for Today

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 3:20 pm

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Today’s unseasonably warm weather meant set a new record high for the day yesterday.  

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City Council Fills Third Ward Council Seat

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council has chosen an individual to fill the vacant seat in the City’s Third Ward.  Two individuals submitted letters of interest for the seat.

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2012 Legislative Session Preview

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Iowa’s Legislative session for 2012 will begin on Monday. One of the issues our local representatives would like to address is commercial property taxes.

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Preparedness and Response Training Summit Coming Up

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A training session is coming up that will focus on emergency preparedness and response for public health emergencies.

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Possible Record High Temp Today

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Today’s unseasonably warm weather means we could set a new record high for the day.  

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Golf Cart Ordinance Passed in Kalona

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:24 am

While many people were at the caucuses on Tuesday, the Kalona City Council was having a meeting. They had a final reading of the golf cart ordinance and voted unanimously to approve it.

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Time to Get Ready for Daffodils

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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With the milder weather we have been experiencing so far this winter, the American Cancer Society is continuing to think spring.  

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Columbus School District Meeting

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Columbus Community School Board met last night to discuss their search for a new superintendent.

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Year in Review Final Day

Posted: Thursday, January 5th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Coming up this afternoon, we will have the final part of our Year in Review Program.  

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Washington Caucuses A Success

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Caucuses in Washington County were a success. Steve Olsen, the chairman for the 3rd ward republican caucus, said they had a high turnout.

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Wellman Caucus Site Busy

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Caucus goers in Wellman also had a busy evening last night.  

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Wellman City Administrator Arrested for Shoplifting

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The City Administrator of Wellman, Mark Baker, has been arrested on suspicion of shoplifting at Freeman Foods in Wellman yesterday.

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Board of Supervisors Start Bond Refunding Process

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors have agreed to begin the process of refunding the county’s General Obligation Correctional Facility Bonds.  

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City Council Discussing Third Ward Council Seat

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council is meeting tonight and will be discussing and considering the appointment to the vacant seat in the Third Ward.  

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Help with New Year’s Resolutions to Stop Smoking

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Many people who have made a New Year’s resolution to stop smoking have help available.

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Grief Support Group Starting Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:22 am

There will be a 13 week grief support group in Washington starting tomorrow. The Group is called Grief Share.

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Year in Review III

Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 at 6:21 am

This afternoon we will have our third installment of our Year In Review Program.  

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Iowa Caucus Results

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 at 9:12 pm

KCII News will be updating the Caucus Results for Southeast Iowa as they come in. We’ll also bring you the overal state winner when the results become official.

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Wellman City Administrator Arrested for Shoplifting

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 at 9:04 pm

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The City Administrator of Wellman, Mark Baker, has been arrested on suspicion of shoplifting at Freeman Foods in Wellman today.

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2012 Iowa Caucuses Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The 2012 Iowa Caucuses are happening tonight and those attending will do more than just pick who they would like to see become the next President.  

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