TSPR Local

Community Thanksgiving Dinner
4:23 pm
Tue November 20, 2012

Pies Needed for Fort Madison Meal

Organizers are putting the final touches on this year’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Fort Madison and they are in need of a key component.

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2nd Attempt by Keokuk
7:42 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

Mayor Requesting Penalty $$$

Keokuk Mayor Tom Marion

Keokuk is looking to benefit from a penalty to a local company.

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Assessment/Interviews Next Week
6:52 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

Acting Burlington Fire Chief Lone Finalist

There is just 1 finalist for Burlington's search for a new fire chief.

The man currently leading the Burlington Fire Department is in line to keep the job.

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The Governor’s Plan
6:30 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

A Cartoon Snake and Illinois Pensions

Credit Capitol Fax

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has finally unveiled his Internet campaign that is supposed to spur legislators to overhaul the state’s retirement systems. 

Quinn is trying to use social media to educate voters about the "squeeze" pension costs are putting on other state spending, such as education.

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Ethanol and the Drought
4:05 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

EPA Will Not Lower Ethanol Mandate

Credit Discovery.com

This year’s drought caused several governor’s as well as various livestock and poultry groups to petition the Environmental Protection Agency to wave a federal rule mandating the production of a certain amount of ethanol.

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