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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, July 6th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, conversations with Republican State Representative Dave Heaton and Democratic State Senator Rich Taylor regarding the Mount Pleasant Mental Health Institute.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, July 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Robin Rich, member of the Wayland Fourth of July Celebration planning committee, to discuss what they have planned.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, July 2nd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Tom Buckwalter, president of the Wellman Chamber of Commerce, to discuss the city’s 4th of July celebration.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Dave Hobscheidt, a Vietnam war veteran and one of the individuals behind the Keota Veterans Memorial.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 29th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by WACO Superintendent Darrell Smith to discuss his retirement.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 26th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss Trek Fest with Ken McCracken, president of the Riverside Area Community Club, the group that organizes the annual event.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Chad Simmons who is currently recovering from injuries he sustained when a tornado hit his mobile home in rural Henry County on Saturday. He joined us by phone from his room at the University of Iowa Hospital.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Chad Simmons. Simmons is currently recovering from injuries he sustained when a tornado hit his mobile home in rural Henry County on Saturday. He joined us by phone from his room at the University of Iowa Hospital.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with State Representative Dave Heaton regarding the 2015 legislative session.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, State Representative Dave Heaton shares his thoughts on what was and what wasn’t accomplished during the 2015 legislative session.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 19th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Melanie DeVore, organizer of the Swinging Bridge Festival in Columbus Junction. The day long event celebrating the city’s historic bridge is entering its second year.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Collette Yoder, president of the Kalona Chamber of Commerce, about Kalona Days.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we continue our conversation with Nancy Adrian regarding Brighton Whoopee Days.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Nancy Adrian with the Brighton Chamber of Commerce to discuss Whoopee Days. The 105th annual celebration begins Thursday.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 15th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by State Representative Dave Heaton, chair of the House’s Health & Human Services Budget Committee, about the budget and the future of the Mental Health Facility in Mount Pleasant.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, June 12th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Neal Adams, a comic book artist known for helping create the imagery of Superman and Batman in the 1970s we’re familiar with today. We’ll discuss the history of comic books in the United
States, his thoughts on modern adaptations of Batman and Superman, and what his work involves.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, June 11th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, the second half of our conversation with Andy Conrad, organizer of Keota Fun Days.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Andy Conrad, organizer of Keota Fun Days, to discuss what they have planned for this weekend.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Mark Smoot, a retired coast guard, reserve deputy for the Wapello County Sheriff’s  Office and treasurer of the Southeast Iowa Blue Knights, to discuss motorcycle safety.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, June 8th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we discuss human trafficking with State Senator for District 39, Kevin Kinney. The senator dealt with human trafficking firsthand while serving as a lieutenant with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.