CHICAGO (AP) — A still-active writer from suburban Chicago who has written 11 self-published books and plans others is turning 110.
It’s severe weather awareness week, and Gina Hardin, the Des Moines County Emergency Management Coordinator spoke with Rob Sussman on KBUR Monday morning, she says every day this week has aContinue Reading »
One of the men accused in the 2015 kidnapping and torture of a man at a Maple Hills Apartment has accepted a plea deal. 24-year-old Jonathon Smyles entered a guilty plea in Des Moines CountyContinue Reading »
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Western Illinois University is being honored by the Arbor Day Foundation for its work on campus forest management and conservation goals.
The school has been designed aContinue Reading »
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in central Iowa say Chicago Bears cornerback Deiondre Hall and Green Bay Packers cornerback Makinton Dorleant were arrested outside a bar in CedarContinue Reading »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge says Gov. Terry Branstad doesn’t have to testify under oath in a lawsuit filed by a fired Division of Criminal Investigation agent who blames Branstad forContinue Reading »
The Burlington City Council is expected to discuss procedures for future City Council meetings during their work session tonight.
Councilman Jim Davidson requested that the council discussContinue Reading »
“Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in my attempt.”
This Special Olympics motto was spoken by members of the Midwest Magic Special Olympics Team before kicking ofContinue Reading »
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Several million dollars in upgrades and improvements are planned this year at Quad City International Airport in western Illinois.
BIRMINGHAM, Iowa (AP) — A 23-year-old southeastern Iowa woman has been arrested and charged in the July death of her 2-month-old son.
The Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office saysContinue Reading »