It took just a little more than a week for a pension overhaul in Illinois to go from an agreement between legislative leaders to law.
The reconstruction of a portion of Keokuk's Grand Avenue took a step forward this week after lengthy delays.
The Lee County Board of Supervisors is considering a request to add staff at the jail.
As the possibility of a new government shutdown appears this winter, the lack of even superficial relationships on Capitol Hill makes one long for some positive parallel in constructive interactions – even connections that may be partly illusions.
Incumbents went 1 for 2 during Tuesday’s run-off elections in Keokuk and Fort Madison.