CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka has died, less than 24 hours after having a stroke.
Two former mayors…Jim Davidson and John Sandell…are the winners of today’s(Tues) Burlington City Council primary and the $6.75-million West Burlington School District bond issue went down in flames.
A number of area fire departments are on the scene of a grain-bin fire…at 21147 Agency Road near Danville.
At around 7:45 this morning, the Louisa County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a school bus rollover accident on County Road X61 near the intersection of Avenue H.
Is it the one we’ve come to know as “The Mediapolis Marauder?”
The collision we told you about early this(Thur) morning at Mediapolis Road and 220th Avenue involved a fatality.
Governor Terry Branstad will be back in the area later this week and he’ll have some well-known company with him.
Another former member has filed nominating petitions to run for an empty seat on the Burlington City Council.
Bruce Braley’s in the area today(Thur), meeting with various union members in Burlington…Montrose…Keokuk…and Ottumwa.
Three young-people were killed…a fourth seriously injured…early this(Thur) morning in a one-car crash south of Macomb.