Amy Stourac

07/10/2019 - 1:33pm
Keota – There’s a new friendly face to greet your furry friends at the Keota Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Curtis Korthanke, originally from Yates Center, KS, joined the Keota Vet family after graduating last May from Texas A & M University.          Studying animal medicine was Korthanke’s second career. Before that he built custom homes as...
07/10/2019 - 1:32pm
For anyone who caught the Hedrick BBQ Days parade on June 22, or the 4th of July Parade in Sigourney and What Cheer, this is old news. Conrad chose to announce his pitch for the office in a celebratory way because he is excited to serve the community of Keokuk County. As a law enforcement officer in Keota for almost 30 years, Conrad has worked...
07/03/2019 - 10:27am
“It’s not over.” This is both the title and the message of the recently formed Narcotics Anonymous group (NA) formed in Keokuk County. NA is an addiction support group that meets every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Community Outreach Center at 615 S. Jefferson Street in Sigourney. Although the 12-step program is based around...
06/19/2019 - 3:29pm
When someone suffers from ailments like diabetes, for example, it is generally accepted that the person with the non-functioning pancreas is not really at fault. For some reason, this same logic has been largely overlooked when it comes to those who suffer from malfunctions of the brain. Why the assumption that this organ should be exempt from...
06/06/2019 - 8:34am
Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two part series on mental health awareness.   Sigourney - Mental Health Awareness Month was recognized in May, bringing with it a plethora of information in hopes of educating the average citizen on the realities of those who suffer from mental illness. Jan Walker is a therapist with River Hills...
06/06/2019 - 8:32am
Keota –Keota City Council kicked off the June 3rd meeting with a Public Hearing regarding the “Notice of proposed sale of 508 North Davis Street, Keota, Iowa, 52248, by the city of Keota in exchange for property at 506 North Ellis Street, Keota, Iowa, 52248.”  This swap of properties leaves the city with a more valuable...
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