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12/12/2018 - 11:04am
Keota, Iowa- Several area businesses are picking up the pieces after a series of break ins during the overnight hours of December 3 into December 4. According to Keota Police Chief Doug Conrad, Keota Eagle Foods, Schmittys, and The Roost all reported being broken into. Conrad said that he was not in a position to confirm what, if any, items had been stolen from the businesses. At this time,...
12/12/2018 - 9:14am
Editor’s Note: I am one of the citizens involved in this rescue mission.             Since October of 2017, some concerned citizens in Keokuk County have been working towards creating an animal rescue for this area. The drive behind the project stems from the President, Angel Holeton,...
12/05/2018 - 1:11pm
Harper - The Spirit of Christmas could be heard wafting from the high ceilings of SS Peter and Paul’s Historic Church in rural Harper last Sunday, December 2, 2018. As the voices of the Mount Pleasant Concert Chorale & Iowa Wesleyan Concert Choir comingled to bring the sounds of the season to life, the local orchestra talent of members...
12/05/2018 - 1:01pm
The library at Keota Elementary is NOT a quiet place on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons after school. This is the time that the STEM club meets and the students are kept busy completing projects directed towards innovation and efficiency. Last week was a particularly special day, as parents were invited to the testing of the “helmets...
12/05/2018 - 12:55pm
The sold out crowd at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center nearly leapt from their seats at the completion of the two Step Production of  “Carol of the King, Irish Dance Christmas Spectacular” last Friday, November 30, 2018. Justin Boros, and Gregg Senko, both professional Irish dancers, founded two Step Productions in 2008...
11/28/2018 - 11:41am
Keota – For many folks, the day after Thanksgiving, now commonly known as “Black Friday,” has become a holiday of its own. Even those who aren’t necessarily Holiday shoppers find it difficult to resist the deals and specials offered on this merchant day of madness. A popular shopping day for many decades now, the occasion...
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