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2:28 pm
Mon November 12, 2012

Drought Still Causing Problems for Farmers

ISU Extension Agriculturist Darbee Wellman

The drought has been less noticeable this fall, but cattle farmers are still feeling its effects.

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Illinois Joining Forces
9:54 am
Mon November 12, 2012

New Program to Help Illinois Vets

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn
Credit Rich Egger

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced a newly launched public-private partnership designed to improve services for Illinois veterans, military personnel and their families.

Quinn said  Illinois Joining Forces will increase collaboration and make sure veterans find out about services available to them, such as health care and jobs programs.

"We cannot have our service members who fought in Baghdad or now in Kabul or elsewhere in Afghanistan -- they fought there, they shouldn't have to fight for a job when they come home," Quinn said. 

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70+ in Attendance
9:20 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Veterans Day in Keokuk

Sunday morning was not ideal for doing anything outdoors in Keokuk.

The sky was overcast, the temperature was dropping and the wind was whipping the flags throughout the Keokuk National Cemetery.

Mother Nature did not stop more than 70 people from leaving their homes and celebrating Veterans’ Day at the Keokuk Veterans’ Memorial.

The threat of rain led organizers to keep the proceedings short and sweet while still showing the proper respect and honor all veterans.

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38 New Policies
7:52 am
Fri November 9, 2012

Burlington Addressing Finances

Burlington is taking steps to get its financial house in order.

Burlington is taking steps to get its financial house in order.

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Effective July 1, 2013
7:26 am
Fri November 9, 2012

Tax Approved, Denied in Van Buren County

The final prices of everyday items and services will be changing in Van Buren County after this week’s election.

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