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07/19/2019 - 9:51am
SIGOURNEY- Lake Belva Deer has seen many improvements over the past couple of years as the park has received grants and other funding sources to continue to complete the long worked on project. Soon, another piece of the puzzle will be placed when a major piece of safety equipment is installed at the park: an outdoor storm warning siren. At the July 15 Keokuk County Supervisors meeting, the...
06/13/2019 - 3:47pm
Summer of fun has begun around Keokuk County. Last weekend, Saturday, June 1st, the What Cheer Fairgrounds hosted the first of the summer figure eight races. With perfect temperatures and no rain, the races were a great way for Keokuk County residents to rev up their summer weekends. Many people from the fair board worked together to pull this...
06/13/2019 - 3:46pm
Recent rainfalls delayed the Keota Education Foundation Golf Tournament by a week. This caused some of the pervious entered contestants to drop out, but for those left to compete in the tournament, held at Lagos Acres, the weather on Sunday, June 9th could not have been much better for a day of golf. John Greiner and Jerry Sheetz had the grill...
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...
06/06/2019 - 8:30am
Keota – Keota Fun Days are just around the corner. The Keota Veteran’s Memorial Committee has planned a special finale for the evening of Saturday, June 15, which will honor local veterans and the late Bill Hultman.          Committee Chairman Dave Hobscheidt said that the idea to honor Hultman...
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