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Melba A. Therme-Steinhilber, 101, of Farmington and Fort Madison, passed away at 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Donnellson Health Center, Donnellson. [Read More]
After years of maintaining the status quo, the residential area in Donnellson is growing again. According to Central Lee Building Trades Instructor Justin Schau, the... [Read More]
Erin Keith, 62 of Fort Madison, passed away at 4:48 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2019, at her home. [Read More]
Due to the flooded riverfront, The Kingsley Inn is opening its doors for students to take prom pictures 3-6 p.m. Saturday, April 27. [Read More]
"The very word 'secrecy' is repugnant in a free and open society; and we are as a people inherently and historically opposed to secret societies,... [Read More]
Mr. Sox has lived a life of luck and adventure. He got the monicure "Mr." because he always wears his tuxedo, knee high socks, and... [Read More]
There are now two ways residents and businesses can donate to improve and repair facilities in Fort Madison's Central Park – online and in the... [Read More]
There were no comments from the public on the proposed FY19/20 Keokuk city budget, which will begin on July 1 this year. The council approved... [Read More]
Gary Spencer was on his knees, dipping a paint brush in a bucket and then applying the paint to a house at 2026 Ave. E. [Read More]
PELLA— Central College shortstop Garrett Saunders (senior, Bonaparte, Van Buren HS) knows how to focus, both on and off the field. [Read More]
Louise E. McClary, 65, of Fort Madison, died on Sunday, April 21, 2019, in Quincy, Ill. [Read More]
Stephanie Margaret "Stevie" Guzman, 55 , of Fort Madison, Iowa died Sunday, April 21, 2019, at The Madison. [Read More]
Iowa's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 2.4 percent in March. The state's jobless rate was 2.7 percent one year ago. The U.S. unemployment rate... [Read More]
The "Chronicles of Fort Madison" was so well received in December 2018 that the author Dr. John Hansman agreed to have a second printing and... [Read More]
Charles S. Abell III of Keokuk, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Friday, April 12, 2019 in Birmingham, Ala. [Read More]
Muriel S. Davis, 83, of Keokuk, passed away Wednesday evening, April 17, 2019, at Unity Point in Keokuk. [Read More]
You can usually tell someone's age by playing the "Where were you?" game. If you're not familiar with the game, it goes something like this:... [Read More]
Originally, the project would have provided new sidewalks and curbing, complete with pavers, landers and subsurface work to handle storm water runoff, for four blocks... [Read More]
Due to the absence of a secretary, no formal action was taken on issues considered Wednesday evening by the Old Fort Madison Commission, however they... [Read More]
"A government of the people, by the people and most importantly, for the people!" [Read More]