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Keokuk residents concerned about noise

Residents in the city of Keokuk are complaining about late night music keeping them up at night. The city is now meeting with local businesses to discuss a potential change in the rules. The Winn family lives a block behind the Main Street bars and said the music is loud. They can't go to sleep and

WGEM.COM - 2017-09-20 02:25:00

Iowa rape case backlog creating problems

A backlog at the Iowa State Lab is delaying investigations of rape cases, and that backlog is growing, according to officials. Kim Siegfried is the Rural County Services Coordinator for the Rape Victim Advocacy Program, and she said on Tuesday that the backlog of sexual assault kits that haven't bee

WGEM.COM - 2017-09-20 05:27:00

Lawyers say man whose kin died is withholding information

FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2016, file photo, Nathan Carman, speaks to reporters outside Saint Patrick - Saint Anthony Church in Hartford, Conn., after a memorial service for his mother, Linda Carman, who was lost at sea. In a legal motion filed Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in Rhode Island, attorneys ask a f

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

HEAT ADVISORY: Tips to stay safe during extreme heat

Wear Appropriate Clothing: Choose lightweight, light-colored, loose-fitting clothing.Stay Cool Indoors: Stay in an air-conditioned place as much as possible. If your home does not have air conditioning, go to the shopping mall or public library-even a few hours spent in air conditioning can help you

WGEM.COM - 2017-09-22 20:31:00

Attorney: Final San Francisco plane crash lawsuit settled

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A California dentist who was aboard an Asiana Airlines plane that crashed in San Francisco four years ago - killing three girls and injuring roughly 200 others - reached a settlement Thursday with the airline, ending what her attorney said was the last pending lawsuit in the U.S

WGEM.COM - 2017-09-22 03:38:00

The Latest: Death toll rises to 226 from Mexico earthquake

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local): 12:55 a.m. Mexico's civil defense agency says the death toll has risen to 226 from Tuesday's magnitude 7.1 earthquake that knocked down dozens of buildings in Mexico City and nearby states. The official Tw

WGEM.COM - 2017-09-19 21:52:00

Head-on crash on Gardner Expressway injures two

QUINCY -- Gardner Expressway was closed for about 90 minutes early Friday after a head-on crash injured two. The Adams County Sheriff's Department reports a 1996 Ford van driven by Matthew E. Thompson, 32, of Quincy was southbound and a 2018 International semitractor-trailer driven by Brian L. McC

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2017-09-22 17:15:01

Man injured in head-on DUI crash

A man was taken to Blessing Hospital with serious injuries after a head-on crash between a van and a semi. According to the Adams County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened on Gardner Expressway, south of Lock N Dam road near ADM, around 1:53 a.m. Friday morning. Matthew Thompson, 32, of Quincy wa

WGEM.COM - 2017-09-22 15:44:00

Daily rewind: An explosion at Wilton's Gerdau Ameristeel plant, Augustana's kicking weapon, and storms break the drought

Three employees and one contractor were injured in the explosion, then immediately transported to local hospitals. Two employees have been released so far, according to a press release. The company said it is working with local authorities to investigate the incident and determine its cause. Get the

QUAD-CITIES TIMES - 2017-09-21 22:30:00

Jeff Bridges hints at Kingsman 3

Jeff Bridges has hinted at a possible third movie in the 'Kingsman' franchise. The 67-year-old actor is currently starring as Champagne aka Champ in the much-anticipated sequel 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' and hinted his character could get more of a "back story" in the rumored third movie in the f

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2017-09-20 09:00:00

Review: 'Kingsman' sequel lacks punch and vibe of first film

In the first film about a secret spy group known as Kingsman, we learned they are well-dressed, courtly and perfectly groomed. But by the second film, there's a decidedly ungentlemanly whiff about them of desperation. "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" comes three years after the first leg in the Matthew

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

Five indicted for allegedly defrauding Dolly Parton's foundation

Last year, Dolly Parton set up a foundation to help people who lost their homes in the wildfires that ravaged Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and her beloved Smokey Mountains. Her charity has already handed out $9 million to the fire victims. But now, five people have been indicted after being caught in an e

CLINTON HERALD - 2017-09-21 21:45:00

The Latest: Jury begins deliberating in student's slaying

SAVANNAH, Tenn. (AP) The Latest on the trial of a man charged with kidnapping, raping and killing a Tennessee nursing student (all times local): 3:40 p.m. A jury has begun deliberating in the case of a man charged with kidnapping, raping and killing a Tennessee nursing student. A 12-person jury in S

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Trump nominates 4 for TVA board

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) The White House says President Donald Trump is nominating people from four states to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors. Trump will name Kenneth E. Allen of Kentucky and James R. Thompson III of Alabama for terms that expire in 2021. Allen is retired fro

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2017-09-21 12:00:00

Grandpa fights off suspected burglar

PHILADELPHIA, Tenn. (WVLT) -- "Next time anybody comes up, there won't be fists flying, there will be lead flying." That's the message Clarence Clark has for anyone who tries to take advantage of him. The Roane County, Tennessee grandfather said a burglary suspect, Bradley Webb, was trying to take

KCRG.COM - 2017-09-20 18:42:00

Marshals official says man offered to make plea in Bobo case

SAVANNAH, Tenn. (AP) A U.S. Marshals inspector said Wednesday that a jail inmate he interviewed about a missing Tennessee woman said he would plead to charges in the case, a year before another man was charged with her kidnapping and slaying. Special Inspector John Walker testified at Zachary Adams'

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

Little Big Town heads back on tour after Ryman residency

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Every time country vocal group Little Big Town walked into the 125-year-old Ryman Auditorium to play one of their residency shows this year, the four singers breathed a little sigh of relief. "When we go into the dressing room, you just take a breath and go, 'OK, I feel like I

QUINCY HERALD-WHIG - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

SEISO opens season with movie music

Our little corner of the world is blessed with many quality entertainers, and one of the best begins the 2017-18 season this weekend when the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra presents "Music of the Movies: A Tribute to John Williams" in Ottumwa and Burlington. The cabaret-style concerts feature a

HAWK EYE - 2017-09-21 06:03:30

Council unanimously approves $8 million TIF for Hieronymus Square project

With the approval of an $8 million tax increment financing package, development can begin at Hieronymus Square, a lot that has long sat vacant near downtown. The Iowa City Council on Tuesday unanimously supported the funding package that will support the nearly $41 million project at 314 S. Clinton

IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN - 2017-09-20 21:00:20

Panthers claw Trojans in WIVC North clash

Down 22-0 at halftime the Triopia Trojans made a gallant second half rally that fell short in a 22-12 loss to the visiting Camp Point Central Panthers. The loss moves the Trojans to 2-2 for the season, and 1-1 in the North. To view more, please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.

BEARDSTOWNNEWSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-20 18:19:00