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09/17/2018 - 3:15pm
Water. Something we rarely think about until we either don’t have enough of it, or we have way too much. The abundance of water, specifically in the city of Kalona, sparked the idea behind the English River Watershed Project about 5 years ago. After 3 major floods in the span of a decade, the town decided to look into ways of preventing or slowing the flow of water that tended to head their...
09/17/2018 - 3:13pm
The celebration for the KeWash Trailhead on September 9, 2018 marked the end of a long journey for the folks from Keota Unlimited who have been working for almost 4 years to bring this project to completion.          The KeWash Trail, a hiking and bike trail which extends from Keota, into West Chester, and...
09/05/2018 - 10:55am
Coming to the EV History Center: The Adventures of Edwin & Eloise             Ready for some adventures? Fasten your seatbelts and join Edwin and Eloise Jordan as they share some of their experiences of living overseas. Taiwan will be the hub for their adventures on Sunday afternoon,...
09/05/2018 - 10:51am
Thanks to the Huxford’s, and their recent visit to The North English History Center, a thirst for history seems to have awakened in Keokuk County. That would be the indication, considering at least 127 people crowded into the History Center to listen to the retired music teachers present their self-taught knowledge about the Underground...
09/05/2018 - 10:42am
15-year-old Grant Garman from Keota had a ‘once in a lifetime’ experience this summer he will reflect on as one of his most memorable events in life. On Saturday, August 11, 2018, Garman and his steer, ‘Quarter Pounder’ joined 24 other participants in the ring of the Pioneer Livestock Pavilion at the Iowa State Fair in Des...
08/29/2018 - 11:42am
By Charlie Comfort News Editor   Brooklyn, Iowa- The July 18 disappearance and subsequent search for Mollie Tibbetts has captured the hearts of Iowans, and a nation as a whole, as everyone followed along, hoping for positive news. However, those hopes were shattered on the morning of August 21 when national media outlets began to report the...
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