Today's Local News

Area Counties Included in Disaster Proclamation

Posted: Friday, July 11th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Washington and Keokuk counties are now under a disaster proclamation.

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Fair Queen to be Crowned Sunday

Posted: Friday, July 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Nine girls will be competing this weekend for the 2014 Washington County Fair Queen crown.

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Two Day Fundraiser for Local Non-Profit Begins Tonight

Posted: Friday, July 11th, 2014 at 6:22 am

English River Outfitters will hold the 1st Annual Bike Jamboree in Brighton this weekend.

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Public Hearing Set for Riverside Comprehensive Plan

Posted: Friday, July 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

With over a year of work put into it, the Riverside City Council is ready to adopt the comprehensive plan.

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School Goals Discussed

Posted: Friday, July 11th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Goals for the upcoming school year for both the school board and the superintendent were discussed at this week’s Washington School Board meeting.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Ruth Bolinger, State Program Manager, about ExperienceWorks. This is part one of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we focus on the 28th annual Bluegrass Festival held south of Kalona with organizer Paul Roberts.

Wreck in Kalona Sends Two to University Hospitals

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:26 am

Three cars collided in Kalona yesterday afternoon with subjects sustaining injuries.

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Preliminary Hearing Set for Former Mid-Prairie Employee

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A former Mid-Prairie School District employee’s preliminary hearing is set for later this month.

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WHS Music Students to Go to NYC, Hawaii

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:23 am

Every two years the music department at Washington High School will take students on a trip.

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Loebsack Visits With Vets in Washington

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Veterans had the chance to meet with Congressman Dave Loebsack in Washington this week.

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City and Postal Service Renew Lease Agreement

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona and United States Postal Service have renewed their lease agreement.

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Above Average Precipitation Recorded

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Nearly three times the normal amount of precipitation has been recorded in the area so far this month.

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Bluegrass Festival Enters 28th Year

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:21 am

A music festival scheduled for this weekend in rural Washington County has been held for nearly three decades.

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Interest Rate Chosen for Richmond, Rubio Systems

Posted: Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 6:20 am

The interest rate for those who will have special assessments added to their taxes for individual septic systems in Richmond and Rubio was set by the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Lynn Fisher of Washington Public Health about West Nile Virus.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Today, we discuss this week’s Kalona City Council meeting with city administrator Ryan Schlabaugh.

BREAKING: School’s Business Manager Charged with Theft

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:27 am

The former Mid-Prairie Community School District business manager, Cindy Steege, has been charged with second-degree theft.

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Building Begins to Fall in Downtown Fairfield

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:56 am

A building partially collapsed in downtown Fairfield yesterday afternoon.

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Semi and Sprayer Collide

Posted: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:25 am

A collision involving a semi and a sprayer boom occurred on Highway 218 near Riverside last night.

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