Wednesday September 02, 2015
09/02/2015 - 11:49am
Like every team in the state at this time of year, the Pekin varsity football team has some things to clean up – that’s what made the Panthers’ season opening win at Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont all the more encouraging.
Read the September 2 issue of The News Review for the full story.
09/02/2015 - 7:45am
Absentee numbers are up for the Sigourney Community School District, a factor that could help shape what is looking to be an interesting election for the area.
“The absentee ballot count to date for Sigourney School District is 56,” said Keokuk Auditor Christy Bates.
The figure is a “high” one, Bates noted....
08/26/2015 - 2:10pm
Keokuk County roads will see three major road projects coming up.
County Engineer Andrew McGuire briefed the Keokuk County Board of Supervisors on projects coming down the pipeline.
“We will have three projects [underway] while this is going on,” says McGuire.
Residents will see work this fall with demolition of the old bridge...
08/20/2015 - 7:26am
On Saturday, Aug. 15, Chapter 39-2 of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association met in the basement of Copper Lantern Sports Bar & Grill in Sigourney. A few local veterans were a part of the fray, but many Keokuk County topics were on the agenda. The first of these was the “patching in” of local Jeff Duwa, of Keota, who...
07/30/2015 - 10:02am
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst visited the Keokuk County Expo Fair Saturday, July 18 in Sigourney. The Senator was escorted around the fairground and various events going on at the fair by Expo Board Vice President Ron Collins and by Keokuk County Farm Bureau members Jeff Hinnah and Nathan Fritchen.
To see full story, please see the July 29...