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Regionalization to Begin in July
12:41 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

Concerns about Victim Services Plan

Janelle Mehlon (L) and Donna Phillips with the Crime Victims Assistance Division answer questions in Burlington.

A plan to regionalize victim services in Iowa is generating plenty of discussion.

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Statewide Referendum
3:44 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

No Shortage of Critics for Illinois Constitutional Amendment

Amanda Vinicky

Illinois legislators overwhelmingly backed a constitutional amendment, saying it will prevent the state's massive pension deficit from growing by making it more difficult for lawmakers to increase public employees’ pensions.

But critics are coming at it from all sides.

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Many Still Question the Project
2:42 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Supervisors Address Fertilizer Plant Concerns

The Lee County Board of Supervisors spent about 90 minutes, Monday night, trying to address concerns about Iowa Fertilizer Company’s proposed plant near Wever.

The success of the panel depends on to whom you talk.

The supervisors spent the first 30 minutes addressing questions submitted about two weeks ago by a group of residents.

Supervisor Gary Folluo says the board did the best it could to provide solid answers.

He says there were some questions, though, that the board simply could not answer because the answers lie with Iowa Fertilizer Company.

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Victim also from Keokuk
6:11 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Keokuk Man Charged in Fatal Hit & Run

Devin Lewis, 19, of Keokuk

A Keokuk man faces up to 25-years in prison for his role in a fatal hit-and-run late last week.

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Mixed Use in Downtown Keokuk
5:40 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Eagles Building to Re-Open in January

Crews continue to work on the former Eagles building in downtown Keokuk.

The former Eagles building in downtown Keokuk will be open for business in January.

Crews started renovating the building at the corner of 4th and Blondeau Streets in March.

The two-story structure will feature both commercial and residential space.

Joyce Glasscock is the Executive Director of Main Street Keokuk, Inc.  A subsidiary of MSK, Keokuk Downtown Properties, owns the building.

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