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11/25/2014 - 12:55pm
Wednesday, Nov. 19 there was a structure fire at the Huffman residence, at the corner of Highway 92 and 149. The residents went out to start a car that was in the garage. It would not start and backfired a couple of times. They went into the house and when they came out to leave they noticed the garage was on fire.  A structure response was called in to the Keokuk County Sheriff’s...
11/25/2014 - 12:54pm
Melissa Bird has been the Keokuk County Recorder since January of 2007. She is being recognized for her “Super Star” efforts in the roll out the Iowa Department of Public Health “IVES” program. IVES allows death certificates to be issued in any county, regardless of the county in which the death occurred.   ...
11/19/2014 - 11:28am
Each year our community holds several programs to honor our veterans. The events this year were held at Pekin Community School, Sigourney Community School and Tri-County. Each program had participation from the students as well as a guest speaker.             The guest speaker at Pekin was...
11/19/2014 - 11:26am
Country and More store owners, Mary and Jeff Albert wanted to do something that everyone in town would enjoy. Mary said, “ Everyone knows a veteran and I thought this would be appropriate”. When you drive by the East side of the store you will see the beautiful mural that was created to honor our veterans.
11/19/2014 - 11:25am
The Sigourney Care Center donated four turkeys and eight hams to the local Community Thanksgiving Day. This will be the 3rd annual event hosted at the Sigourney Senior Citizens Center. The dinner will be held on Thursday, Nov. 27 starting at 12 p.m. There is no cost to attend and is open to anyone. If you have any questions or would like to...
11/12/2014 - 9:35am
The Keokuk County Sheriff’s Office is getting a new communication tower. The new tower will allow for more clear communication for police, medical and fire.
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