TSPR Local

Several Businesses Interested
2:04 pm
Mon September 1, 2014

Outdoor Dining a Possiblity in Keokuk

Keokuk's sidewalks could be open for diners if Main Street Keokuk has its way.
Credit Jason Parrott

Keokuk's downtown district could soon be home to a popular aspect of "big-city living."

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Election 2014
9:09 am
Mon September 1, 2014

Libertarians File Complaints Against GOP

Originally published on Mon September 1, 2014 8:09 am

The Illinois Libertarian Party has filed a criminal complaint against the state's Republican Party. The Libertarians allege the GOP hired armed private investigators to go to the homes of voters who had signed the petitions to put the Libertarian slate on the November ballot.

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Textbook Sales Are Up
9:08 am
Mon September 1, 2014

WIU's Bookstore Aims to Offer Best Deals on Textbooks

WIU's bookstore
Credit TSPR's Emily Boyer

Western Illinois University made changes to ensure it is charging the lowest price for textbooks this year.  

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Donations to Keokuk Salvation Army
8:59 am
Mon September 1, 2014

Food for Fines at Keokuk Public Library

Credit Wikimedia Commons / vastateparksstaff

The Keokuk Public Library is giving patrons an opportunity to pay off their fines without dipping into their wallets.

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Both Sides Reviewing Plan
4:57 pm
Sun August 31, 2014

Illinois Fracking Rules Released

Hydraulic fracturing involves injecting a high volume of water and chemicals into shale rock to get to oil and natural gas underneath.
Credit Wiki Commons

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has come out with a set of highly-anticipated rules that could finally lead to hydraulic fracturing in the state.

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