The Burlington Fire Department is getting $493,000 from Washington for recruitment, hiring and retention.
THE WEST BURLINGTON CITY COUNCIL VOTED LAST(WED) NITE TO RAISE THE CITY’S TAX-LEVY RATE. NOT 74 CENTS…AS WAS PUBLISHED IN THE NEWSPAPER…BUT 35 CENTS…AS PROPOSED BY COUNCILMAN RICK RALEIGH.
The Lee County Sheriff’s Department is warning of yet another scam targeting older citizens.
Dozens of county officials from around the state are at the capitol in Des Moines today, lobbying legislators on issues — like the gas tax.
Authorities in southeast Iowa say they’re investigating why dozens of people at a campus that practices meditation allegedly attacked a county sheriff inside a car.
A local state senator says a case of apparent child sex abuse in Burlington involving a home schooling family highlights the need to reestablish some kind of oversight of home schoolers.
The Iowa State Fair has once again lined up a number of very popular music acts for their Grandstand.
Southeastern Community College is in the process of renovating their campuses a couple sections at a time.
The Burlington City Council heard from Planning and Parks Director Eric Tysland last night about a plan to transform the old Perkins School into apartments.
Burlington’s Public Works Director and Engineer presented their 5-year street plan to the City Council last night.