Lee County

Lee County is trying to secure a designation from the state that could eventually lead to the establishment of new businesses and industries.

The Iowa Legislature could be asked to weigh in on how and where Lee County offers certain governmental services.

The salaries for Lee County’s elected leaders could increase on July 1, 2014.

The new chairman of the Lee County Board of Supervisors wants to have more discussions about a controversial subject in 2014.

Lee County has reached an agreement on a new 2-year contract with the union representing deputies and correctional officers in the Sheriff's Office.

The renovations currently underway at the Lee County jail may have to be expanded.

The Lee County Board of Supervisors is considering a request to add staff at the jail.

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.

Lee County is looking for some significant changes in employee benefits in its next contract with the union representing employees in the Sheriff's Office.

A six-figure verdict against Lee County in a wrongful termination lawsuit has been overturned.

Lee County’s latest audit reveals a few activities the state wants the county to resolve.

It appears recruiting local government is the next step for a workforce program in Iowa.

The latest chapters of a lawsuit against Lee County could be resolved this summer.

Lee County Adopts No Tobacco Policy

Dec 20, 2012

The Lee County Board of Supervisors has added “No Tobacco” language to its personnel policy.

Building Fundraising Continues

Nov 27, 2012

Two Lee County departments have a ways to go to reach an important fundraising goal.