Chicago Man Arrested on Robbery Charge
Child Revived With CPR Following Near-Drowning in Columbus Junction
Sign Posted Telling People to Stay Off Dankwardt Park “Sewer Trail”
Multiple Contempt Charges Could lead To 180 Days In Jail
Des Moines County Schools Could Have Full Time School Resource Officers by 2019

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Fort Madison City Council Meets Tuesday Night

The Fort Madison City Council met last (Tuesday) night and approved a matching incentive for Scotts Miracle Grow. The State had offered an incentive to the company, the City of Fort Madison was required to […]

Regional News

Iowa Soybeans Victimized By Tariff.

Midwestern farmers are seeing soybean prices fall as the U-S and China remain at odds over trade and tariff issues. Kirk Leeds, chief executive officer for the Iowa Soybean Association, says soybeans are one of […]

Northeast Iowa Sex Offender Arrested Again

Forty-three-old Max Stone, of Clermont, was arrested after a month long investigation, according to the Fayette County Sheriff’s office. He was initially charged one month ago with assault with intent to commit sexual abuse and […]

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Sports Update 6/12/18

The West Burlington High School Falcon baseball team got an 8-2 win over the Notre Dame Nikes to end a three-game losing streak Monday. Davenport North swept Burlington’s Greyhounds in a baseball double header Monday […]

Sports Update 6/11/18

The Burlington Bees will take on the Snappers in a double-header game in Beloit tonight. Following tonight’s action in Wisconsin, they’ll return home for a series against the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers tomorrow. Cardinals 3 Reds […]

Sports Update 05/31/18

New London has crowned their first state champion girls golfer. Senior Casey Noble earned that distinction yesterday. The Tigers, however, were not able to claim the class 1A state team championship. They tied with Iowa […]


Obituaries for Monday June 18th

Emma Vahle Bruhl, 77, of Burlington, died at 5:20 PM Friday, June 15, 2018, at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington. Born June 19, 1940, in Burlington, she was the daughter of Lorenz […]

Obituaries for Saturday June 16th

Virginia Lee Nellor, 92, of Burlington, died at 1:15 PM Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Arbor Court in Mount Pleasant. Born June 16, 1925, in Des Moines, she was the daughter of Carl Edwin and […]