Lee County’s Narcotics Task Force has picked up a Keokuk man on felony drug warrants.
Tomorrow’s(Fri) the deadline and two more people have filed nominating papers to run for Becky Shockley’s former seat on the Burlington City Council.
She did say there’d be changes. She didn’t say she’d be firing three members of her staff…
A rural West Point man was killed yesterday(Tues), when the excavator he was operating got too close to the edge of Lake Mathes at the Iowa Army Ammunition Plant and fell in, trapping him underwater.
In Henderson County, Unofficial results show incumbent Republican County Clerk & Recorder Amanda Van Arsdale-Rousonelos the winner, with more than two-thirds of the votes.
There was no competition for any of the candidates in Lee County except in the six-way race for five seats on the Agricultural Extension Council.
Close to half of Des Moines County’s registered voters cast ballots in yesterday’s(Tues) elections and these are the local, unofficial results:
Des Moines County’s Auditor told the Board of Supervisors this morning that about 1,100 absentee ballots haven’t been returned yet.
It’s election day and the polls are open in Iowa til 9 pm and in Illinois til 7 pm. Here’s a brief rundown of some of our local races…..
In Hancock County, the only competition is among the statewide and Congressional candidates on this election day…which, in Hancock’s case is the 18th District, where incumbent Republican Aaron Schock is facing a challenge by Democrat Darrel Miller.