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09/10/2014 - 11:10am
The employees at Midwest One had the pleasure of distributing new school backpacks, school supplies and games to the Keokuk County Sieda Head Start program on Tuesday, Sept. 2. The donation started as part of the Midwest One Community Impact Grant; however, it goes way beyond some much-needed supplies for the Head Start program. A partnership is in place for an ongoing reading program between...
09/10/2014 - 11:09am
The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors met on Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 8:30 a.m. in the boardroom of the courthouse. The board met with Andy Mc- Guire of the Keokuk County Highway Department. The department has $8,400 in DOT Safety Money from three sources; High Risk Rural Roads (HRRR), Transportation Safety Improvement Program (TSIP), and Highway...
09/10/2014 - 11:09am
It’s that time of year again, time for our 39th annual Keokuk County Craft Festival at the Expo in Sigourney. This year’s event is on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Over 40 vendors and crafters are scheduled, so come check out all the great items for sale. There are Halloween and Christmas decorations as well as many...
09/10/2014 - 11:08am
Looking for an event for the whole family? Come to Deer View manor on Saturday, Sept. 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for the 2nd annual Truck and Tractor Show! At the show there is a bounce house for the kids from 10 a.m. to noon than again from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Barnyard Billy is going to be there from noon to 3 p.m. K&L Foods is grilling a...
09/03/2014 - 12:47pm
The making of quilts began long before European settlers arrived in the New World. People in nearly every part of the world had used padded fabrics for clothing, bedding, and even armor. With the arrival of the English and Dutch settlers in North America, quilting took on a new life and flourished.        ...
09/03/2014 - 12:46pm
Manor House and Deer View Manor booth winners from the grand prize drawing and the bubble gum guessing contest at the 2014 National Night Out. Maleigh Eiben was the bubble gum winner with a guess of 601. There were 679 pieces of bubble gum in the jar. Kim Moore was the grand prize drawing winner of the Kindle Paperwhite.
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