Savanna Evans

KBUR News Reporter

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Cold Weather Returns Tonight

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Iowa’s roller coaster winter weather is going down the rails again, in a hurry. After an unseasonably warm Sunday, forecasters say we’re headed back into the deep freeze today). Sioux City had a high of 65-degrees for the state’s warmest spot on Sunday, but meteorologist Frank Bokska at the National Weather Service says a cold front is already arriving in Iowa this afternoon… “It will usher in some sharply colder temperatures along with a very brisk northwest wind at 15 to 30 miles an hour,” Boksa says. “Some light snow is expected to develop along and ahead of the boundary. Continue Reading →

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Telephone Scam in Lee County

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The Lee County Community is the target of a telephone scam. According to the Sheriff’s Office, citizens are receiving phone calls from a person claiming to be with the IRS. The citizen is told that the officer is attempting to collect unpaid taxes, and will come to their residence to arrest them if the taxes are not paid. This scam is also occurring in Missouri. The call originates from 585-697-3579. Continue Reading →

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Gas Prices Expected to go Back Up

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The holidays are over, and gas in Burlington is once again under $3 a gallon. Unfortunately, Senior Petroleum Analyst, Gregg Laskoski, says you can expect those prices to go back up… “This has really been the results of very little consumer demand in January, that has been magnified by the pretty severe weather that we’ve experienced. I don’t know if we should read too much into this. We still expect gas prices to probably start climbing during the first quarter of this year. Continue Reading →

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