Des Moines County

Broke Ground July 5
10:22 am
Tue July 15, 2014

Veterans' Memorial Underway in Des Moines County

The Mississippi Valley Veterans Memorial will eventually resemble this memorial in Keokuk.

The committee behind a new veterans’ memorial in Des Moines County is working on a tight timeline.

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Buyers Were From Across The Midwest
2:01 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

SE Iowa Tax Sales Bring in Investors


Des Moines and Lee Counties were able to recover plenty of late property taxes thanks to their recent tax sales.  The sales are held the third Monday in June each year. 

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Danville Station Museum/Library
12:13 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Danville Station Supporters Close In On Fundraising Goal

Credit Danville Station

It has taken longer than expected to raise the money needed for a new museum in Des Moines county. But the fundraising effort is picking up steam.

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Requirement of Federal Grant
7:51 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Flint River Trail: Archeological Study

An archeological study is underway on the portion of the Flint River Trail highlighted in pink.

The exact route for a 20-mile hiking/biking trail being built through Des Moines County is still being determined.

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Lee, Des Moines Counties
5:19 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

"Jail Diversion" Plan Proceeds in SE Iowa

Two southeast Iowa counties are trying to insure that inmates receive the proper services while incarcerated.

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