Keokuk and Lee County got in on the ground floor of AMJET Turbine Systems by loaning the new industry $200,000 and $150,000, respectively, in 2010.
Ballots for the Nov. 5 city election in Lee and Des Moines Counties will be quite crowded, thanks to nearly 50 men and women beating the Sept 19 deadline to file nominating papers.
Former Keokuk Mayor Dave Gudgel died Saturday night at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City.
It appears the race for three open seats on the Burlington City Council will begin with a primary election on Oct. 8.
The 25th Annual Rollin on the River blues festival kicks off at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 16 in Keokuk's Victory Park.
Keokuk is moving ahead with a multi-million dollar sewer project.
The 100th anniversary of the completion of the dam that spans the Mississippi River between Keokuk, IA and Hamilton, IL will be celebrated June 27-30.
A construction company in Keokuk will have a couple more weeks to fulfill a contract with the city.
The Keokuk City Council has changed its collective mind when it comes to new contracts for most city employees.