Keokuk

Bests views along Mississippi River
2:18 pm
Fri January 16, 2015

Keokuk Hosts Bald Eagle Appreciation Days

Credit DVIDSHUB / Flickr Creative Commons

A few thousand people will flock to Keokuk this weekend to observe bald eagles in their natural habitat.

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Absent for 3 1/2 Years
9:00 am
Tue January 6, 2015

Driver's License Bureau Could Return to Keokuk

An effort is underway to return the driver's license bureau to the South Lee County Courthouse.

The most controversial aspect of the reorganization of four Lee County departments in mid-2011 could soon be reversed.

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Design, Finances Questioned
12:16 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Support Yet Concerns about Keokuk Housing Complex

A developer out of Cincinnati, Ohio wants to build a senior housing complex, similar to this, in Keokuk.

A proposed senior housing complex in downtown Keokuk continues to garner both support and concerns from city and community leaders.

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Code Requirements Waived
9:44 am
Fri November 7, 2014

Keokuk Housing Development Clears Hurdle

A development firm out of Cincinnati, Ohio wants to build a $9-million senior housing complex in downtown Keokuk
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

A roughly $9-million senior housing complex proposed for downtown Keokuk has cleared a significant hurdle.

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Previous Administrator Left in 2008
9:47 pm
Mon October 20, 2014

Keokuk Ready to Hire City Administrator Search Firm

Talk about finding someone to manage day-to-day city operations in Keokuk could soon turn into action.

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Judge Also Orders Return of Windows
8:24 am
Thu September 4, 2014

Court Decides Windows Cannot Be Removed From Former Keokuk Church

Credit Jason Parrott

No more windows will be removed from a former church in Keokuk.

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Ruling Expected in 7-10 Days
12:16 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Court to Rule on Injunction on Vacant Keokuk Church

Keokuk wants to tear down this church because it considers the building unsafe, but a group said it's in the process of restoring it.
Credit Jason Parrott

It’s up to a judge to decide whether it is legal to remove the windows from a former Keokuk church that has been deemed unsafe to enter.

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$10K-$15K Price Tag
6:24 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Lee County Building Assessment Possible

The Lee County Board of Supervisors may take a closer look at some existing county buildings before taking any action towards a controversial topic.

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One County Seat vs. Two
10:11 am
Wed August 13, 2014

Chairman Ready for Lee County Seat Vote

The South Lee County Courthouse

The head of the Lee County Board of Supervisors is ready to move ahead with a vote on one county seat.

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Build Near Lee County Jail
6:24 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Committee Recommends One Lee County Courthouse

The South Lee County Courthouse would close under a recommendation from the County Seat Advisory Committee.

The group that has been reviewing Lee County government services has finished its work and made a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors.

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