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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...
11/12/2014 - 9:34am
Early Monday morning on Nov. 10 UpNorth Auto caught fire, caused by a pile a leaves being burned the night before. There were no injuries or damage done to nearby properties. Owner, George Northup has been in business for 29 years in Ollie. Northup said that he plans to rebuild the first part of the year.
11/12/2014 - 9:32am
Keokuk County Health Center is proud to announce it has been named a 2014 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey Associates, Inc. Th e Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing facilities that consistently achieved the 95th percentile of performance in Patient Satisfaction. Th e Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award...
11/06/2014 - 9:25am
            There are three Veteran’s Day Programs in our community. Tuesday, Nov. 11 you can attend Pekin Community High School at 9 a.m., Tri-County High School at 10 a.m. and Sigourney Junior/ Senior High School at 11 a.m.             The entire...
11/06/2014 - 9:15am
Red Ribbon Week, which serves as a vehicle for communities and individuals to take a stand for children through a commitment to drug prevention and education. Each participant makes a personal commitment to live drug-free with the ultimate goal of a drug-free America. The campaign is a weeklong effort in which people at work, home or school wear...
11/05/2014 - 9:24am
Do you know exactly how your county voted?  We have the unofficial election results as a spreadsheet here.  See next week's paper for more analysis.
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