Roundup: recycling event, a cemetery walk & child's stranger report unfounded

Total loss; others spared

According to a press release issued Wednesday, Sept. 26 by the Centerville Fire Department, on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at approximately 1:06 p.m. the Centerville Police Department received a 911 call of a fire on the roof of The Gypsy Quarter at 218 E. State St. in Centerville.


Recycling event has record turnout

An early threat of rain didnâ??t stop the public from turning out Tuesday in record numbers for the fifth annual My Keokuk Goes Green Communitywide Recycling Event.


Cemetery walk showcases Oskaloosa history

Hannah Sampsel tells about the life of H.G. Leighton, a proprietor of The Oskaloosa Herald in the 19th century during the Oskaloosa Public Library Teen Advisory Boardâ??s annual Cemetery Walk Sunday afternoon.


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Putnam County Drug Take Back Program

The Drug Enforcement Administration and local law enforcement are urging you to take advantage of this weekend's Drug Take Back Program.


Police: Keokuk child's stranger report unfounded

Reports of a stranger approaching a Keokuk girl earlier this week are unfounded, according to police and school district officials.


Moon River' crooner Andy Williams dies at age 84

Emmy-winning TV host and "Moon River" crooner Andy Williams has died at age 84.


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