Lee County

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

SE Iowa Tax Sales Bring in Investors

Credit tspr.org

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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Monday, June 16
10:24 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

Annual Tax Sale In Lee County

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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TSPR Local
9:39 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Resident Questions Lee County Board About Racial Impact

Frankie Reyes wants Lee County to add speed limit signs to 320th Avenue near his home.
Credit maps.google.com

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.

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Volunteers Focusing on Services
4:15 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Lee County Backs Citizen Committee

Much of the talk about Lee County Government involves removing drivers' license services from the courthouse in Keokuk.

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

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Citizens Committee Could Meet
6:54 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Lee County Approves KAH Funding

Keokuk Area Hospital will get more than $103,000 from Lee County.
Credit 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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Lawsuits Continue Vs. Districts, Principal
4:13 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Former Teacher Removed from Sex Abuse Lawsuits

A former teacher and coach in southeast Iowa is no longer being sued for sexual abuse.

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Jury Did Not Take Long to Decide
1:25 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Not Guilty Verdict in Voter Fraud Trial

A Montrose woman has been found not guilty of perjury in a Lee County voter fraud trial that took just over 24 hours to complete.

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Return Trip Possible for Hospital
4:12 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Lee County Could Give for "Mega-Site"

Lee County Board of Supervisors

Lee County is being asked to help fund a "mega"-economic development effort in the northern part of the county.

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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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Required for some Rentals
11:33 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Lee County Warns of Hotel/Motel Fee

The groundbreaking for Iowa Fertilizer Company
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

The continued growth of a future Lee County industry could turn some residents into temporary hotel/motel "owners."

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