Lee County

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West Point's Shuck Fest kicked off the annual Sweet Corn Festival Wednesday night.

Trumpeter Swans Doing Well in Lee County

Jul 24, 2014
Lee County Conservation/ Tom Buckley

The Lee County Conservation Department has been taking extra precautions to ensure the safety of five trumpeter swans (or cygnets) born earlier this summer.

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

Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

A Lee County landfill hopes to improve its operations and its bottom line.

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Cities and counties along the Mississippi River are preparing for a surge of high water.

A first-of-its-kind organization in Iowa is trying to reinvent itself.

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Parts of the region are making more of an effort to go green.

An organization that helps rural southeast Iowa communities build sewer systems has won two legal challenges this month.

Lee County Economic Development Group

A new survey of Lee County businesses and industries identifies several factors that could be preventing them from filling key positions.

Lee County Conservation Welcomes Five Cygnets

Jun 24, 2014
Lee County Conservation/Tom Buckley

The Lee County Conservation Department's trumpeter swan restoration effort is welcoming five newborns this summer.

SE Iowa Tax Sales Bring in Investors

Jun 20, 2014
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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. 

Annual Tax Sale In Lee County

Jun 9, 2014

More than 1,000 properties in Lee County will be sold through an auction on Monday, June 16.  The vast majority are located in Keokuk.

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A Lee County resident wants to know whether race is a factor in what he sees as a lack of action by the Board of Supervisors.

The Lee County Board of Supervisors is giving a boost to a newly-formed citizen committee.

Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

Lee County has once again agreed to give Keokuk Area Hospital more than $100,000.  This makes it more than $200,000 in fewer than 12 months.

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