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03/29/2017 - 7:36am
          Dream Team Preston McNurlen and Casey Thompson are one step closer to competing together in the vigorous Ironman Triathlon in two years, thanks in part to boy scouts and community members learning a skill that may someday save a life.             Thompson, a Certified CPR Instructor, said he did the one...
03/22/2017 - 7:07am
100 years is a lifetime ago. In this, third of four installments in our series covering Keokuk Co. and its role in the First World War in honor of our 100th anniversary of the U.S. joining the Great War on April 6 of 1917, we will explore the sacrifices made at home and take a deeper look at the events that led to the war itself, and what...
03/15/2017 - 8:27am
April 6, 2017 will mark a century since the United States joined the global conflict known now at World War I. In this second installment in our series leading up to this historic anniversary, we will take a look at those who gave the ultimate sacrifice from Keokuk County, as 36 young men gave their lives for their country. Also, we will take a...
03/15/2017 - 7:23am
   Sigourney Keota Fire Departments joined forces as they went through grain bin rescue training on John and Carla Dumont’s property in rural Ollie on Sunday, March 12.             “Training is imperative in the Fire Service,” Sigourney Fire Chief Bill Halleran said...
03/15/2017 - 7:19am
           The Tri County Speech department has once again been a mouse that has roared loudly in district competition and speech coach Vince Hrasky has made sure that the students are prepared for state competition.             With three large group acts making...
03/10/2017 - 2:22pm
              Technology is constantly changing in todays world, and the moment that you think you have figured out one popular program children are using, there is another knocking at the door begging them to download it. With applications being so readily available whether on smartphones or the computer,...
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