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Perched on the bluffs above the Mississippi River, the mansion boasts a panoramic view of the Keokuk-Hamilton dam and power plant.
Keokuk - Keokuk Primary Care and Keokuk Prompt Care, 1425 Morgan Street, are giving flu vaccines during regular clinic hours for anyone ages 6 months and older.

Zombies of all ages gathered in the evening Friday at Estes Park for their annual spooky makeup, costume and parade along Main Street.
The Keokuk Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a candidate forum beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Keokuk City Hall, 415 Blondeau St. The forum is sponsored by the Keokuk American Association of University woman chapter. Questions will be taken ...
Keokuk resident Pearl Taylor listens to the oral history of late community leader Thelma Seals while taking an oral of tour of prominent African American figures buried in Keokuk's Oakland Cemetery Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016 in Keokuk, IA. Organized by ...
grandparents are Ronald and Sherry Horton of Keokuk and Phil and Darcie Knisley of Hamilton. Great-grandparents are Viola Miller of Keokuk, Bob and Peg Sutton of Warsaw, Ill., Sharon Bergmeier of Macomb, Ill., and Brooks and Cynthia Knisley of Keokuk.

Michelle Finch, 14, Keokuk, dressed as a creepy doll, waits to take part in the zombie costume judging after a Bakken pipeline protest group briefly interrupted the Keokuk Zombie Walk, hosted by the Southeastern Community College's South Campus Drama ...
The Keokuk chapter of Habitat for Humanity is accepting homeowner applications as it prepares for its next build. Keokuk's 26th HFH house will be located at 704 High St., property donated by Lynn Frazier. Most city lots are 50 by 140 (square feet ...
Soup supper is from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Keokuk American Legion Post, 727 Main St. Cost of the meal is a free will donation. Cooking with Bonnie is from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Keokuk - The two candidates for Lee County sheriff spent more time agreeing than disagreeing on a wide range of topics during a debate Wednesday night at Keokuk City Hall. Lee County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Scott Bonar and Stacy Weber, ...
Keokuk - About 70 agitated people gathered Monday night in the Keokuk high school gymnasium to discuss merging Lee County's two courthouses into a single facility.
Keokuk - Keokuk Health Systems and UnityPoint Health leaders announced this morning they have signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding that could result in an affiliation between the two organizations.
Keokuk, Iowa - Authorities say a man suspected of killing a woman in Keokuk was found dead in the basement of his home.
Keokuk police Chief Dave Hinton recently gave his annual update on the Keokuk police Department to the Keokuk Kiwanis Club. "I think we are fortunate to have a smaller community," Hinton said Sept. 26. "What I've noticed in the last couple of years ...
Keokuk - a suspect wanted in the shooting death of a woman early Sunday outside a Keokuk bar was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound inside his Keokuk home a few hours after the woman's body was discovered. Russell Jerred ...
Keokuk - A woman who was found unresponsive in her home by firefighters Saturday has been identified as Deanna Smith, 50. Keokuk police Chief David Hinton said the woman was discovered in her apartment about 11:30 a.m. after emergency crews ...
Keokuk - a suspect wanted in the shooting death of a woman early Sunday outside a Keokuk bar was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound inside his Keokuk home a few hours after the woman's body was discovered. Russell Jerred ...

Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin visited Democratic Headquarters Sunday at 514 Main St., Keokuk to campaign for presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton and energize the party's ground game.
Keokuk - The State Fire Marshal's Office and the Keokuk police Department are investigating a death that occurred in connection with an apartment fire Saturday morning.
Keokuk - A man facing 177 years in prison on drug charges was burned severely in a January fire in Montrose that killed his girlfriend and her two small children.
Keokuk - A handful of 50- and 60-year-old war birds sat on the tarmac Friday afternoon at the Keokuk Municipal Airport, but the low cloud cover wouldn't allow for some of the fancier flight maneuvers the planes are known for.
Keokuk - A 34-year-old man is facing up to 177 years in prison after being arrested by the Lee County Narcotics Task Force on numerous felony and misdemeanor drug charges.
In late September 2015, Pfaffe contacted the Iowa Department of Transportation with the idea of installing a solar panel flashing stop sign similar to the flashing yield signs at Keokuk high school and Middle school. It would be a device that could be ...
The fate of the former Unitarian Church/Christ Vision/Temple of world peace in Keokuk won't be known for several months as it goes through the court system.
The Keokuk Kiwanis Club on Monday presented Officer Scott Kindig of the Keokuk police Department with its 2015 police officer of the Year Award.
On behalf of all of the justices of the Iowa Supreme Court, I would like to thank the Keokuk Community for the warm welcome we received during our visit to hold court in the Grand Theatre on the evening of Sept.
Bats, Cats and Other Tales is from 7 to 9 p.m. (staggered starts) at the Miller House Museum, Keokuk. Cost is $10 per adult and $5 per student.
Dustin Moore of Midwest recycling Center deposits old electronic equipment into the proper carton during the annual Keokuk Goes Green recycling event Tuesday in the Faith Family Church parking lot.
During the first regular meeting of 2016-17, the board unanimously chose Janne Long as president and Kim Wyatt as vice president. Outgoing president Jane Abell nominated Long after announcing she will not seek another term in the 2017 board election.
Jerr and Diane Kearns sign a tile that will be used to renovate the historic Keokuk Union Depot Sunday Sept. 25, 2016 in Keokuk, IA. The tile signing is open to the public for a small donation and the renovation is anticipated to be completed by Summer ...
Lindner aviation, Inc. will host the 26th annual International L-Bird Fly-In and Convention Friday through Saturday at the Keokuk Municipal Airport. Several pilots will appear in the Keokuk area a few days earlier. "We've got some guys coming in ...
Get rid of junk and clutter while helping Keokuk go green from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Faith Family Church parking lot, 2323 Main St., Keokuk. Seven recycling stations will be provided. Tri-State Area residents are urged to access some or most ...
Keokuk was never very close to catching the Trojans in any of the three games played Tuesday. Fairfield won by scores of 25-8, 25-10 and 25-15.
In 2015, Roquette America laid off 85 people in Keokuk, Iowa. Three years earlier, Siemens Corp. in Fort Madison, Iowa, laid off 407 workers as the wind generator factory faced low demand and a halt of government aid.
Keokuk - As Keokuk Union Depot's roof undergoes renovation, the building's management is planning a special event for its tiles.
Keokuk - Iowa Supreme Court justices met the general population of Keokuk Monday night in the city's Grand Theatre to hear oral arguments on a rezoning case about a famed baseball field and farm in Dyersville.
SMITH, Karter Ryan, son of Amber Harrington and Kolton Smith of Keokuk was born Aug. 17 at Fort Madison Community hospital.
Keokuk - For lack of a quorum, the Lee County Consolidated Public Safety Answering Point Control Board was unable to take any official action Thursday at the Keokuk police Department. However, those who were present - Keokuk Police Chief Dave ...
Keokuk City Council member Dan Winn speaks at Thursday's Iowa Utilities Board hearing in Keokuk. Liberty Utilities is seeking a 45 percent hike for its customers in Keokuk and Montrose; a 36 percent increase for small businesses; and an 88 percent hike ...
MONTROSE - Three public informational meetings are planned prior to election Day to inform Lee County voters about a proposed courthouse midway between the county seats of Fort Madison and Keokuk. 6 p.m., Tuesday at Central Lee high school, 2642 ...
This week, Keokuk/Midwest Academy faces off against Fairfield on Friday . With the two teams stumbling in off of losses, both Fairfield and Keokuk/Midwest Academy will be hungry for the win. There's no need to mince words: Keokuk/Midwest Academy lost ...
Keokuk - The Iowa Supreme Court will visit Keokuk's Grand Theater Monday to hear arguments on the fate of a Dyersville farm's baseball diamond.
9, forcing back the start time of Solon's game against the Keokuk Chiefs to 8 p.m. The winds picked up and the first leaves of the fall began their chaotic dance across the streets of Solon as Acivities Director Zach Wigle's tweet warned the Spartan ...
Chicago Cub legend Ernie banks, former Miss Iowa Nicole Kelly of Keokuk, and Iowa native and internationally-acclaimed opera star Simon Estes are the subjects of three personality-oriented columns.
MONTROSE - Lee County investors in the process of reopening a Keokuk plant are getting some support from the county. An agreement through Lee County Economic Development group providing a $200,000 loan for Keokuk Mills LLC was approved ...
20, at the Grand Theatre, 26 N. Sixth St., Keokuk. The concert is the first of the 2016-17 series, and is partially underwritten by Pilot Grove Bank and Roquette America.
Over one hundred people gathered near a small cemetery in Lee County on Saturday with one common purpose: to protest the advancement of the Dakota Access pipeline under the Mississippi River.
1, Keokuk. Jeffery Leo Schmitz, 59, same address: possession with intent to deliver more than five grams of meth, drug tax stamp violation, maintaining a drug house, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Opponents of the Bakken pipeline, including Lucas Masterson, 16, left and Jared Knox, 16, and Nolan Logsdon, 16, obscured, all juniors from Keokuk high school, carry an elaborate sign reading "No Baaken No Pipeline" listen to speeches following a march ...
The Keokuk high school Class of 2001 plans to undertake two community service projects during its 15th class Reunion this weekend.






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