Roundup: abuse shelter may close, city chickens & choking risk

      Documentary tracks Oskaloosa gamer

      Oskaloosaâ??s Tim McVey has scored more than a billion points on the arcade game Nibbler and a documentary film crew visited him at his home this past weekend to tell his story.


      Keokuk abuse shelter will likely close

      Despite rumors to the contrary, the Tri State Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Abuse will not be dissolving its many services, however, it will likely be forced to close its Keokuk shelter for abuse victims.


      Appanoose County teen gets probation for an aggravated misdemeanor conviction

      An Appanoose County man facing seven felony and misdemeanor charges in two separate cases was sentenced to probation.


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      Fire prevention week

      The second full week of October is designated as national Fire Prevention Week.


      No decision on Macomb city chickens

      Will Macomb residents be allowed to keep chickens in their yards?


      Mom works to warn about choking risk

      Neecy Jarman came home from work on a Monday last summer and found her 13-year-old son dead in his bedroom with a cord around his neck.


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