Today's Local News

Traffic Stop Ends in Arrest

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 6:24 am

A serious traffic stop occurred near Keota Wednesday afternoon that resulted in an arrest.

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Threat of Lyme Disease Returns with Warmer Temperatures

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 6:23 am

The arrival of warmer weather in southeast Iowa brings back the threat of lyme disease.

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City of Kalona Discusses Water and Sewer Rates

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 6:23 am

At their most recent meeting the Kalona City Council discussed an increase to current water and sewer rates in the city.

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Work Continues Around Washington County Courthouse, McCreedy Building Closed

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Work on the Washington County Courthouse sewer separation project is ongoing.

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Financial Literacy Fair Needs Volunteers

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 6:22 am

A program to teach area students about finances and making decisions in life is being held next week and more volunteers are needed.

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Keota School Board to Meet

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 6:20 am

The Keota Community Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session tonight.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII news speaks with Michelle Redlinger, director of the Washington Chamber of Commerce, and Jodi Covington about the importance of volunteers.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Mike Nelson – golf course superintendent at Blue Top Ridge Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. This is part two of a two-part interview.

Telecommunicators Appreciated in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 6:26 am

There are 11 telecommunicators with a total 134 years of experience answering 911 calls in Washington County.

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Washington Students to Attend National Business Professionals of America Conference

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 6:23 am


Washington High School students took part in the Iowa State Leadership Conference in Des Moines earlier this year. Photo courtesy of Shelly Duwa.

Washington High School students will join 5,000 conference delegates and attend the Business Professionals of America 2016 National Leadership Conference next month.

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Ainsworth Firefighters Complete Fight for Air Climb

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Over the weekend four members of the Ainsworth Fire Department completed the American Lung Association’s Fight for Air Climb in Des Moines.

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Wellman Scofield Public Library Celebrates National Library Week

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 6:22 am

This year’s National Library Week is April 11th through April 17th.

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Take Care to Prevent Out of Control Field Fires

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 6:21 am

With windy and dry conditions, area fire departments have been called to a handful of out of control field fires as of late.

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Washington County Public Health Closed Thursday

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 at 6:21 am

Washington County Public Health will be closed to the public Thursday.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII news speaks with KCII General Manager Joe Nichols about the KCII Business and Broadcasting Scholarship.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s edition of In Touch with Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Mike Nelson – golf course superintendent at Blue Top Ridge Riverside Casino and Golf Resort. This is part one of a two-part interview.

What Cheer Woman Identified as Victim in Death Investigation

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 6:29 am

A Keokuk County woman has been identified as the victim in a death investigation.

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Man Missing Following Car Wreck

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 6:28 am

A Henry County man who allegedly ran from the scene of an accident is now listed as missing.

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KCII Scholarships Available

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 6:28 am

Area graduating seniors are now able to apply for the annual KCII business and broadcasting scholarship.

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Washington School Board to Consider Budget Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Wednesday night the Washington School Board will consider the budget for fiscal year 17.

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