Charlie Comfort

11/01/2018 - 10:05am
Sigourney, Iowa- Ask Representative Jarad Klein what one of his best attributes as a legislator is and he is quick to answer: bipartisanship. Klein has served in the legislature since winning election in 2010 and is running for re-election to a fifth term in office. If re-elected, Klein says voters will continue to see bipartisanship coming from Klein. He gave an example of one way he has worked...
06/27/2018 - 8:54am
Sigourney, Iowa- The ongoing debate over who will service Keokuk County residents for garbage and recycling services took another turn on June 25 as the Keokuk County Supervisors took action on a one-year agreement with Waste Management. Currently, Waste Management has the exclusive rights and contract to handle all waste and recycling services...
06/27/2018 - 8:52am
Sigourney, Iowa- Perhaps one of the most controversial and hot button issues this year in Iowa politics has been mental health, and a perceived lack of resources for those with mental health diagnosis. While there are some resources out there to those that may be hurting, it has been argued numerous times on debate stages that it is not enough....
06/06/2018 - 8:45am
Keokuk County, Iowa- One person was injured Friday, June 1, in an apparent motorcycle vs truck accident. Around 12 pm, Sigourney Fire and Rescue, Keota Fire and Rescue, as well as the Keokuk County Sheriff’s Office and Keokuk County Health Center Ambulance were dispatched to the accident, which occurred near the intersection of 270th Ave and...
05/02/2018 - 8:35am
Hedrick, Iowa- One person was injured Friday afternoon, April 27, after a car vs semi accident that left part of Highway 149, west of Hedrick, shut down for a brief time. The accident occurred around 4:10 p.m. According to a state patrol accident report, a 2014 semi, driven by 67-year-old David Parsons, of Wapello, was eastbound on Highway 149 at...
05/02/2018 - 8:32am
Sigourney, Iowa- In January, Sigourney earned the right to be one of eight hosts for this year’s RAGBRAI, with the town being selected as an overnight community. On July 26, 15,000 bicyclists will come into Sigourney to celebrate one of Iowa’s most special events. Since the July announcement, much work has gone into the overnight stay...
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