TSPR Local

Goal: $667,000
6:23 am
Wed September 17, 2014

Fundraising Going Strong for Keokuk Depot

The vision for the Keokuk Union Depot Foundation
Credit Keokuk Union Depot Foundation

The Keokuk Union Depot Foundation has embarked on an ambitious fundraising campaign in an attempt to land a six-figure grant from the Jeffris Family Foundation.

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Hopes to Improve Decisions
6:12 am
Wed September 17, 2014

Keokuk Alderman Wants Prayer in Meeting

Credit www.flickr.com / Jan Smith

At-Large Alderman Dan Winn said the Keokuk City Council should pray before getting to work.

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Paying for 911 Improvements
4:15 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

A United Front for Knox County Referendum

For the second time this year, Knox County will ask voters to approve a tax hike to pay for upgrades to the 911 system. The first request was rejected in March.
Credit TJ Carson

Supporters of a proposed public safety tax in Knox County are using a “team approach” this time around.

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Cash Flow Concerns
2:40 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

WIU Awaits Release of State Funding

Aerial view of Western Illinois University
Credit TSPR's Rich Egger

Western Illinois University is still waiting for a sizeable check, to the tune of $6.5-million, from the state of Illinois.

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Could Return Next Year
6:25 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Macomb High Soccer Coach Suspended

Coach Moore and the boy's soccer team in a huddle
Credit Eli Blasi / From the petition to Reinstate Coach Moore As MHS Men's Head Soccer Coach

After a roughly three hour closed door meeting, the Macomb Board of Education agreed to suspend head coach Jeff Moore without pay for the balance of the 2014-15 soccer season.

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