Midwest Academy press conference; 60 layoffs

Midwest Academy press conference; 60 layoffs

A press conference was held Friday evening at Midwest Academy in Keokuk, Iowa.

The conference lasted around 10 minutes.

School owner Ben Trane denied any questions following his statement.

However, Trane did say 60 employees were laid off.

He also said the school is open but currently holds no students.

KHQA's Michael Polarchy will continue to stay on Midwest Academy for more answers throughout this entire investigation.

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