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.
It’s election day and on the Illinois side of the river, there are several Henderson County races of note.
In Lee County, all the same statewide races and judicial retention votes that there are in Des Moines County exist…and there’s no competition for State Representative, District 83; that’s Democrat Jerry Kearns.
Tomorrow’s(It’s) election day and the polls are open in Iowa from 7 am til 9 pm and in Illinois from 6 am til 7 pm. Here’s a brief rundown of some of our local races…..
Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds was with her boss…Governor Branstad…and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie last Thursday at the Winegard Company’s new facility on Mt. Pleasant Street in Burlington.
With precinct polling places around the state opening at seven o’clock tomorrow (Tuesday) morning for the 2014 General Election, the two major party candidates for Iowa’s U.S. Senate seat are in the middle of a…
The West Burlington School Board holds a work session tonight(Mon) at 6 and will get an update on the information campaign, leading up to the December 2nd bond referendum.
The Burlington City Council meets today(Mon) at 5:30 and will hold two public hearings, one on a proposal to rezone John McCormick’s property at 25-35 Mt. Pleasant Street from General Commercial to Multi-Family Residential.
Possible 2016 Presidential candidate Chris Christie was in town last(Thur) night, campaigning on behalf of Governor Branstad and his ticket.
A 39-year old Burlington man was killed…his 11-year old son injured…early yesterday(Thur) morning, when their mini-van collided with a semi pulling a grain trailer west of Mediapolis and the van caught fire.