Flood Warning in Effect for Mississippi River
Bells Ring Out, Service Announced for WB Firefighter Killed in Accident
Body of Fallen Firefighter Taken To West Burlington Firestation
West Burlington Firefighter Killed in Mahaska County Car Accident
Home Show Will Feature over 60 Vendors

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Oscars Mix Up: La La Land and Moonlight

In a mix-up sure to be referenced for years, ‘La La Land’ was mistakenly announced as Best Picture winner at the Academy Awards last night.  Approximately one minute into their

US Reverses Stance on Private Prisons

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has stated his support for the federal government’s use of private prisons, overriding a previous Obama-era memo meant to phase out their use. 

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Kansas Moves to #1

The Jayhawks (26-3) moved up two places to the top spot, receiving 58 first-place votes Monday from the 65-member national media panel.

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Sports for 2-24

Mount Pleasant has won the Class 3A district title after downing Fort Madison 62-51. New London is heading to the class 1A substate final after downing Danville 64-59. They’ll play Lisbon for

Sports for 2-23

The Western Illinois women have clinched first in their Summit League Conference with a 77-51 win over Fort Wayne last night. They play South Dakota Wednesday.

The Iowa women fell on the

Sports for 2-21

The Notre Dame Nike girls are heading back to the Class 1A state championship for the fifth straight year in a row after downing Easton Valley 49-42 on the road in Muscatine to claim the regional


Obituaries Monday February 27th

Ferrel Dean Brandt, 77, of Marion, died at 9:07 AM Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the Linn Manor Care in Marion.


Born November 9, 1939, in Peoria, IL, she was

Obituaries Friday February 24th

Marguarite “Ellen” Tucker, 81, of Mt. Pleasant and formerly Danville, died Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at her home.

A private graveside service will be held at Pleasant