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Visitors Limited at GRMC Due to Flu

Great River Medical Center is restricting vistors due to high Flu numbers in the community and within the hospital.

Visitors in inpatient units must be at least 14 years old, and only two

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El Chapo Extradited to US From Mexico

Drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been extradited to the United States, Mexico’s Foreign Ministry says.   The extradition occurs a little more than a year he

This is It

Today, President-Elect Donald Trump becomes the 45th President of the Unites States of America.  In a transition that is timed to the second, Trump will be sworn in and then give his

Sports News

NFL Sets Dates for Two London Games

The Jaguars will “host” the Ravens on Sunday, Sept. 24. That will be followed one week later by Dolphins and Saints, who will play against each other in London on Oct. 1. Both of those

NCAA Passes ‘Harbaugh Rule’

The rule passed by a 58-22 margin Friday morning at the Power Five conferences’ third annual autonomy session at the NCAA convention restricting vacation practice trips. The Big Ten voted

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Sports for 1-20

The Iowa Hawkeyes fell to the Maryland Terrapins last night, 84-76, after finding themselves unable to close out after eliminating a 15 point halftime deficit. The Hawkeyes fall to 11-9

Sports for 1-19

The Southeastern Community College men’s team fell in Region XI play last night on the road at Northeast, 76-71.  The women’s team beat Southwestern 69-65.

Iowa Wesleyan’s

Sports for 1-18

Burlington High School’s boy’s team fell to Fort Madison in basketball action last night, 61-45. West Burlington fell to Holy Trinity 46-45. Notre Dame beat Van Buren 48-45. 2nd ranked


Obituaries Friday January 20th

Debra Ann McCall Richart, 63, New London, died January 18, 2017 at Great River Hospice House, West Burlington.

The funeral service for Debra A. McCall Richart will be held

Obituaries Thursday January 19th

Barbara Jane Howard, 97, of Burlington, died January 18, 2017 at Blair House.

Barbara was born July 12, 1919 in Hutchinson, Kansas, daughter of Fred and Mabel Long Frisch.