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Rainbow over the Mississippi

27 Mar
A rainbow stretches across the Mississippi River on a misty, windy day near Keokuk, Iowa. A strong east wind was stirring whitecaps on the river and keeping the pelicans grounded. The pending storm nearly kept me from my nightly run, but I'm glad I went ahead as planned. I would have regretted missing this scene.

A rainbow stretches across the Mississippi River on a misty, windy day near Keokuk, Iowa. A strong east wind was stirring whitecaps on the river and keeping the pelicans grounded. The pending storm nearly kept me from my nightly run, but I’m glad I went ahead as planned. I would have regretted missing this scene.

Interested in seeing scenes like this for yourself? Here’s a link to a map of my community, Keokuk, Iowa, located on the Mighty Mississippi.

Here’s a link to a page on my newspaper’s website, dailygate.com, where you can find many valuable local resources.

Here’s a link to the local chamber of commerce and to the local convention and tourism bureau. Come visit us!

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Pelicans on the Mississippi

14 Mar
Pelicans on the Mississippi River near Keokuk, Iowa

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Pelicans on the Mississippi River near Keokuk, Iowa

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