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07/12/2018 - 10:00am
Delta, Iowa- A large fire in Delta on July 2 destroyed a vacant home. Firefighters were called to the home during overnight hours in reference to the fire. According to Sigourney Fire Chief Bill Halleran, the cause of the fire is officially labeled as undetermined, however based on evidence collected at the scene and witness interviews, there was reason to believe that fireworks may have played a...
07/12/2018 - 9:53am
Sigourney, Iowa- The girlfriend of a Keokuk County man currently awaiting sentencing for stabbing a What Cheer man 17 times has been arrested and charged for her role in the crime. Jamie Lynn Flack was arrested on July 4 on an outstanding warrant for attempted murder. Court documents indicate that a warrant for Flack’s arrest was issued on...
07/10/2018 - 10:12pm
What Cheer, Iowa- Serious allegations of misconduct among members of the What Cheer City Council were raised at their regular meeting on July 10. At issue was the actions of the Council at their June meeting. City Clerk Melanie Vermillion was not at June’s meeting, due to a previously approved absence. City Council minutes from the June...
07/05/2018 - 7:51am
Sigourney, Iowa- Terry Greenley, Chairman of County Bank, headquartered in Sigourney, has announced leadership changes at the Bank that will take effect on July 1, 2018.   Dan O’Rourke, a career banker and loan officer, has been appointed President of County Bank. O’Rourke will retain his role as Senior Loan Officer and will also...
07/05/2018 - 7:49am
Thornburg, Iowa- The first dollars for a new batting cage facility were approved to change hands at a special meeting of the Tri-County School Board on June 26. According to information from Tri-County School Superintendent Chad Straight, the board approved three bids for the project, which was first talked about by the full board at a May 29...
06/27/2018 - 9:58am
Sigourney, Iowa- Sigourney government officials again tackled a request from the RAGBRAI committee at their June 20 meeting, this time for a storm shelter facility. A request from the Sigourney RAGBRAI committee was made of the city that the Sigourney Pool Bathhouse be designated as a storm shelter in the event of inclement weather during this...
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