Today's Local News

Crews Working on Hills Bank Branch in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Ground has been broken on a new project in Washington.

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Farmland Leasing Meeting to be Held

Posted: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 6:21 am

More than half of Iowa’s farmland is now rented.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington High School band drum majors Aylin Raymundo and Kyle Basten about the upcoming marching band season.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, Kalona City Administrator Ryan Schlabaugh joins us to go over how they’re going to proceed with plans to reduce the impact of flooding on the city.

Kalona Represented at State Fair

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Kalona made products are available at the Iowa State Fair due to the help of volunteers.

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Lake Darling Campground Reservations Unavailable This Year

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Contractors at Lake Darling State Park are putting the finishing touches on the renovation.

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Semi Rolls Over at Highway On-Ramp

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A semi rolled into the ditch at Highway 92 and the Highway 218 on-ramp near Ainsworth.

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Marching Band Takes Non-Traditional Approach

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Great Machine is this year’s show for the Washington High School Demon marching band.

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Driving While Using an Electronic Device Ticket Issued

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A Washington man was cited for driving while using an electronic device over the weekend.

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Mid-Prairie Getting Video and Audio Editing Programs

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Some funding assistance will open up new possibilities for Mid-Prairie High School students.

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Lyme Disease Confirmed in Washington County

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Three cases of Lyme Disease have been confirmed in Washington County so far this summer.

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Drainage Issues to be Address in Highland Park East Subdivision

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The third phase of a project in the Highland Park East Subdivision will be done this fall.

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Salem Home Being Evaluated for Historic Designation

Posted: Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A house in Henry County is being considered for placement on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Lake Darling Campground Reservations Unavailable This Year

Posted: Sunday, August 10th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Contractors at Lake Darling State Park are putting the finishing touches on the renovation.

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Apartment Complex and Zoning Changes to be Discussed

Posted: Sunday, August 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The Planning and Zoning Commission for the City of Washington is meeting tomorrow.

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Washington Steer in Governor’s Show Today

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tanner Knupp shows his steer, Toby, at the Washington County Fair. (Photo contributed)

For the first time a Washington County steer will be part of the Governor’s Charity Steer Show at the Iowa State Fair.

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Riverside Hosting Rodeo

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Volunteers are needed for an event the City of Riverside is holding next weekend.

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Washington County 4-H’ers Awarded at Southeast Iowa Showdown

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Washington County 4-H’ers competed in the Southeast Iowa Showdown livestock show recently and came away with top honors.

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Baptist Church in Kalona Celebrating 125 Years

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 6:22 am

A local Baptist church is celebrating its 125th Anniversary this weekend.

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Most of Soybean Crop Considered Good or Excellent

Posted: Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 6:21 am

The soybean crop in Iowa is ahead of last year’s crop with 65 percent setting pods.

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