THE DES MOINES COUNTY BOARD HAS THROWN ITS POLITICAL SUPPORT BEHIND A PAIR OF RELATED RESOLUTIONS — ONE THAT WOULD DESIGNATE THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER AS A SO-CALLED “MARINE HIWAY”…AND ANOTHER THAT ASKS FOR FEDERAL…
THREE OF THE EXECUTIVES FROM VENU-WORKS…THE AMES-BASED MANAGEMENT COMPANY THAT’LL TAKE OVER OPERATION OF BURLINGTON’S MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM ON JANUARY FIRST…JOINED US FOR A “LIVE” INTERVIEW YESTERDAY(TUE).
THE ST. PAUL COUPLE WHO DIED IN A PRE-DAWN FIRE THAT ENGULFED THEIR MOBILE HOME MONDAY WILL BE REMEMBERED THIS FRIDAY MORNING AT THE ELLIOTT CHAPEL IN NEW LONDON.
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The Dubuque City Council is calling for an end to greyhound racing in Dubuque.
A federal study finds the cost of alcohol abuse through binge drinking in Iowa totals nearly two-billion-dollars a year.
Two women in eastern Iowa have been arrested and charged with election misconduct.
AFTER MORE THAN SIX MONTHS OF TALKS, THE BURLINGTON CITY COUNCIL VOTED 4 TO ONE LAST(MON) NITE TO SIGN A DEAL WITH VENU-WORKS TO OPERATE AND MARKET MEMORIAL AUDITORIUM.
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Elsie M. “Vicki” Liggett, 85, Burlington, died Sat 12/7 at the Great River Hospice House. She is survived by a son, Terry of Burlington, 3 daughters, Carolyn Wagner and Susan Mueller of Burlington and Kimberly…