Plans have changed…dramatically…for those involved in the Danville Station project.
The Burlington School Board this week approved the early retirement applications of 10 teachers…two administrators…a bookkeeper…a custodian…and three associates.
A panel of legislators grilled the state official who was dispatched to defend Governor Branstad’s proposal to close the state-run Mental Health Institutes in Clarinda and Mount Pleasant.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has named a longtime staffer as acting director of the Iowa Department of Corrections.
Governor Branstad has said he’d like to hear some new ideas about how to raise more money for Iowa’s deteriorating streets, roads and bridges…and it looks like Des Moines County’s Conservation Director may have one.
It doesn’t appear that West Burlington’s City Council will ask for a property tax increase for next fiscal year…
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The head of Iowa’s corrections department says he still doesn’t know when the long-delayed Iowa State Penitentiary will open.
We heard yesterday(Tues) from three members of the Burlington City Council, about their views on adding another police officer to the force and how to pay for it.
As expected, the Des Moines County Board yesterday(Tues) granted much smaller raises to the elected officials than the Compensation Board had recommended.
A Montrose man was killed late yesterday(Mon) morning when the pickup he was riding in left Argyle Road in Lee County…hit the ditch and went flying across 235th Avenue…landed on the other side and then…