ash Thousands of Wasps to be Released Near Fairfield to Target Emerald Ash Borers
Mugshot of Abigail Lynn Boyd, age 19. Second Person Arrested on Robbery Charges in March Mediapolis Home Invasion
West Burl Logo Two Candidates Set to Face Off in WB Special Election
Old Fort Madison. Source: Old Fort Madison Burglarized, Historical Items Stolen
The original proposed site of the Southern Cross Subdivision in Middletown Southern Cross Subdivision Shot Down Again…In Middletown

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Officer Acquitted in Freddie Gray Death

A Baltimore police officer was acquitted Monday of assault and all other charges in the case of Freddie Gray, an African American who died in custody a year ago, sparking

E-Cigarette Use Declining

Use of electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices has stalled in the United States as more Americans question their safety, according to a new online Reuters/Ipsos

Obama Ends Arms Embargo on Vietnam

President Obama has announced the lifting of a 50-year old arms embargo on communist Vietnam in a historic signal of warming relations between former enemies that waged a bloody Cold War

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Sports for 5-24

The Burlington Greyhounds weren’t able to keep pace with Cedar Rapids Kennedy as they fell 2-0 in the class 3A Substate Boys Soccer tournament, ending their season with a 7-6-1 record.

Sports for 5-23

The Burlington Bees won a game on the road against the Clinton Lumberkings, 4-3 following a two run home run from Jake Yacinich in the seventh inning. Bees play Clinton again tonight.


Sports for 5-19

The Burlington Bees fell last night on the road to the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, 9-1.

In the Majors, the St. Louis Cardinals shut out the Colorado Rockies 2-0. The Kasnas City Royals split


Obituaries Tuesday May 24th

Dr. Harry M. Readinger, 94, of New London died Sunday, May 22, 2016 at New London Specialty Care.

The funeral service will be held Friday, May 27 at 11:00 am at Elliott

Obituaries Monday May 23rd

Larry Curtis (Darb) Darbyshire age 76, of Yarmouth, died on Friday, May 20, 2016, at his home in Yarmouth.  Born January 15, 1940, at home in Yarmouth, he was the son of Curtis