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Southeast Iowa News

After Project AWARE, look local for conservation efforts

This July, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources completed Project AWARE. The monumental cleanup effort focused on a section of the Lower Des Moines River from...

Restoration Days celebration kicks off Thursday

Albia's 32nd annual Restoration Days celebration kicks off on Thursday, August 4. Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Laura Teno says the event is "just kind...

Diabetes Education Classes Coming to Centerville

Telligen, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Iowa, is working to help reduce the complications associated with diabetes in the Centerville area. According to the...

Loebsack announces more than $46,000 for firefighters in Sigourney

(Washington, D.C.) Congressman Dave Loebsack has announced that Sigourney Fire and Rescue will receive $46,289 in funding from the Department of Homeland Security's Assistance...

Eldon Fire Department to receive new “used” truck

The City of Eldon is expecting a delivery of unconventional size in the upcoming weeks: a used fire truck from Long Island, New York. The...

An Iowa Family Vacation

Last year’s family vacation was the stuff of dreams: Four days in St. Petersburg, Florida, with nothing but the beach to dictate our schedule....

Bible-Reading Marathon underway at all 100 Iowa County Courthouses

Iowa’s 99 County Bible Reading Marathon is in full swing in Wapello County. Citizens have been reading assigned passages of the Bible on the steps...

Hydropower plant will improve Pella area, provide local energy

“If anything, it’s going to help energy that wasn’t there before,” Missouri River Energy Services employee Verne Cochran says of the hydroelectric power...

Wapello County Fair returns next week

“It’s a good, wholesome family event,” volunteer and Secretary of Board Bev Sloan says of the upcoming Wapello County Fair in Eldon, Iowa. The fair...