Today’s Local News

Wellman-Scofield Public Library Hosts Open House for Expansion Project

Posted: Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 at 6:23 am

Fundraising for an expansion and remodeling project at the Wellman-Scofield Public Library is kicking off with an open house this Sunday.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

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

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News speaks with Washington Community School District bilingual outreach worker Heather Lujano about the annual Latino Parent Meeting this week.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

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

On today’s program we’re talking with Learning Design Coach Glenda Seward about the Mid-Prairie High School Library coffee shop renovation. This is part two of a two part interview.

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Man Runs From Officers, Lock Down for Fairfield Schools

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 8:01 am

Two schools in Fairfield went under lock down Monday afternoon when a man ran from police.

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KCII to Participate in National Emergency Alert Test

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

Wednesday marks the annual nationwide Emergency Alert System (EAS) test issued by the Federal government.

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Marching Demon Nation Receives Five Awards at One Contest

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 6:27 am

The winning ways continued for the Marching Demon Nation over the weekend.

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Highland Celebrates Homecoming, Coronation Wednesday Night

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 6:27 am

The Highland School District celebrates homecoming this week as the Huskies look to trample the Durant Wildcats.

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Kalona Man Arrested After Vehicle Wreck

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 6:25 am

One person was arrested following a car wreck along Highway 22 near Riverside.

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September in Washington Wetter Than Normal

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 6:24 am

Overall, September in Washington was wetter and warmer than normal.

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Enjoy Civil War Era Foods and Fashions at Civil War Saturday

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 6:24 am

War reenactors, speaker presentations, and a vintage style show are some of the attractions at the Louisa County Historical Society’s annual Civil War Saturday.

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Healthiest State Annual Walk Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 6:22 am

The goal is to have Iowans in each of the state’s 99 counties go for a 30-minute walk Wednesday as part of the Healthiest State Initiative and walks are scheduled in Washington.

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Second Annual Golden Hawk Color Run Raises Funds for Student Enrichment

Posted: Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 6:20 am

A fundraiser for student enrichment activities for Mid-Prairie students is making a return this Saturday.

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Halcyon House Washington Page

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Halcyon House Washington Page KCII News speaks with Jared Holmes about helping livestock producers in North Carolina.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Learning Design Coach Glenda Seward about the Mid-Prairie High School Library coffee shop renovation. This is part one of a two part interview.

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First Degree Murder Trial Continues at Washington County Courthouse

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 6:27 am

A trial is underway for a Des Moines County man charged with first degree murder at the Washington County Courthouse.

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Supervisors to Discuss New Communications Center Tuesday

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 6:25 am


Items regarding the new Washington County Communications Center will be discussed at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Washington County Sees Upward Trend in Vaccines, Still Below Benchmarks

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 6:24 am

Washington County’s vaccine rates are on the up, but are still below national benchmarks.

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Mid-Prairie Homecoming Court Announced

Posted: Monday, October 1st, 2018 at 6:24 am

Homecoming is here for Mid-Prairie as the Golden Hawk football team will be grounding the Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Rockets.

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Washington FFA Students Place in Soil Evaluation Competition

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

Washington High School FFA members recently took part in a soil evaluation competition and one finished in the top five.

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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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