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WIUM Local
9:22 pm
Sun March 21, 2010

Keokuk Arches Not Historic Enough?

Keokuk, IA – Leah Rogers with Tallgrass Historians (Iowa City, IA) studied the site March 2. She also spent time speaking with local residents and conducting research at the Keokuk Public Library.

Rogers has presented her findings to the State Historical Society of Iowa and to the city.

The double basement at 528 Main Street includes two large vaults and 16 brick arches.

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WIUM Local
6:02 pm
Sat March 20, 2010

Raising the Roof with Habitat for Humanity

Macomb, IL – An evening of song raised the roof and raised money to improve housing in McDonough County. The concert benefited the county's Habitat for Humanity chapter.

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Afternoon Edition
6:07 pm
Fri March 19, 2010

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3:38 pm
Fri March 19, 2010

Emphasis - March 19

Fort Madison, IA – Jason Parrott's guest is Lee County Health Department Administrator Julie Schilling. They talk about the county's ranking in a recent national health study.

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Initiative recently ranked the health of every county in every state.

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WIUM Local
10:05 am
Fri March 19, 2010

Keokuk Arches Have More Time

Keokuk, IA – The Keokuk City Council gave the community 30 days to come up with a plan for the site of the former Green Tambourine building at 528 Main Street. The building collapsed on July 31, 2010.

A couple of potential restoration designs have surfaced in the last few weeks. One calls for the creation of Tambourine Park, with commercial and retail properties built on the adjacent lots.

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