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Billups To Join City Council Next Week

The Burlington City Council will swear in a new council member on Monday. Jon Billups–who recieved the most votes during the November 7th City Council election, will be sworn in at the beginning of the […]

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Sports for 11-17

The Iowa Men’s basketball team won over Grambling State 85-74 last night at home. At the Puerto Rico Tip-Off–relocated to South Carolina this year–Iowa State got their first win of the season against Appalachian State […]

Sports for 11-16

The Western Illinois basketball team downed rival Eastern Illinois 56-54 at home to take home “The Axe”, a railsplitting axe that serves as a trophy for the series. Iowa Wesleyan’s men fell to Coe College […]

Sports for 11-15

The Baseball Writers’ Association of America has announced the winners for the American and National League managers of the year. The Minnesota Twins’ one-year turnaround has led Paul Molitor to be named the AL Manager […]


Obituaries Friday November 17th

Mildred Evelyn “Millie” Landers, 85, of Burlington, died at 6:04 PM Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at her home. Born January 16, 1932, in Burlington, she was the daughter of Clarence and Florence Schlag Davis. On […]

Obituaries Tuesday November 14th

Richard John Leffler, 73, of Burlington, died at 2:50 PM Monday, November 13, 2017, in Burlington. Born September 17, 1944, in Burlington, he was the son of Robert Adrian and Edith Rutz Leffler. He worked […]