The new head of the Keokuk Area Chamber of Commerce believes being an outsider will help her better do her job.
Snow removal from the sidewalks along Main Street in downtown Keokuk will remain "as is" for the time being.
Keokuk is looking to benefit from a penalty to a local company.
Sunday morning was not ideal for doing anything outdoors in Keokuk.
The sky was overcast, the temperature was dropping and the wind was whipping the flags throughout the Keokuk National Cemetery.
Mother Nature did not stop more than 70 people from leaving their homes and celebrating Veterans’ Day at the Keokuk Veterans’ Memorial.
The threat of rain led organizers to keep the proceedings short and sweet while still showing the proper respect and honor all veterans.