Mt. Union Man Charged For Sexual Abuse
West Burlington Volunteer Firefighters Receive a Small Raise
$2.1 Million Appropriation for Children’s Mental Health Needs in Schools
The 27 Annual Paint-a-Thon
Lee County Narcotics Task Force Arrest Keokuk Man

Local News

Library Launches New Reading Challenge

If you’re looking for a fun reading challenge the Burlington Public Library has a new nonfiction reading challenge. The Challenge, dubbed nonfiction bingo, challenges readers to check out different kinds of nonfiction books and expand […]

Alledged Shoplifters Caught with Meth, Ammunition

According, to the Henry County Sheriff’s office, two alleged shoplifters were caught with Methamphetamine and rounds of ammunition. Cole Emery Stanard and Maci Hungerford were arrested in Fairfield after the Washington Police Department put out […]

Day Two of Watermelon Festival

Tonight marks the second day of the Watermelon Festival. Today will feature two music groups. First, St. Barnabas Choir will sing at 6 p.m. Then at 7 p.m the main stage Act, Dustin Lee, will […]

Regional News

Ernst: Close Smuggler Loopholes

Senator Joni Ernst was one of three Senators who wrote an op-ed in USA today talking about the crisis on the southern border. Ernst called the southern border a smuggler’s hive and that those smugglers […]

National News

Sports News


Obituaries for Thursday August 15th

Candace (Candy) Cuthbert-Boyle, 69, of West Burlington, died at 5:08 AM Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington after a courageous eleven year battle with cancer. Candace was born […]

Obituaries for Tuesday August 13th

Carolyn Sue Larmay, 79, of Burlington, died at 12:33 p.m. Sunday, August 11, 2019 at the Great River Hospice House. Born October 3, 1939 in Iowa City, IA, she was the daughter of Albert and […]