keokuk keokuk  /ˈki oʊ kək/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Sauk leader who aided the United States against Black Hawk (1790-1848)

News

  1. Keokuk natives come home with Red Meat June 22

    California-based honky tonk band Red Meat will perform in Keokuk with William Elliott Whitmore and Out on Bail at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the Knights of Columbus Hall.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Keokuk Daily Gate City

  2. Keokuk woman chosen as Miss Iowa

    DAVENPORT (AP) — A Keokuk woman has been chosen as Miss Iowa and will compete in the Miss America Pageant this fall. The Quad-City Times reports 22-year-old Nicole Kelly won Saturday after a three-day competition in Davenport. Kelly is majoring in directing and theater management at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is the 72nd woman to hold the title of Miss Iowa. The first runner-up was ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Fairfield Ledger

  3. Keokuk native wins Miss Iowa

    A Keokuk woman has been crowned Miss Iowa.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: WGEM Quincy

Quotes

  1. "Keokuk will now be home to Hendricks Industries and good jobs that will pay 160 percent over the average wage in Lee County," Culver said. "This is good news for the hardworking folks in this part of Iowa." "It's a great fit between...
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Chet Culver Source: Keokuk Gate City Daily

  2. "Our local law enforcement provides us with safe streets for us to drive on, safe playgrounds for our children to play in and safe neighborhoods for us to live in," Loebsack said. "Keokuk police officers are hard-working and dedicated...
    on Sep 5, 2008 By: Dave Loebsack Source: Keokuk Gate City Daily

  3. "The first thing Mike Tramontina (director of IDED) asked me was, 'Phil, will this create a problem with the wind tower project in Keokuk?'" Wise said.
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Philip Wise Source: Keokuk Gate City Daily

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