The Des Moines County Board yesterday(Tues) approved a resolution that will allow three members of the fractured RUSS consortium to get out…as long as Washington, Wapello and Mahaska Counties pay $61,000 in past-due fees by…
A man was robbed at the point of a gun about 5:45 last(Tues) night just west of the Angular Street HyVee store.
Nothing was decided, but Burlington City Manager Jim Ferneau told the City Council last(Mon) night that next year’s budget…and several years after that…may continue to be disappointing to some who would like to see more…
Republicans in the Iowa House are preparing to investigate the long-delayed opening of the new state prison in Fort Madison.
Governor Terry Branstad will deliver the annual “Condition of the State” address to state legislators this morning (Tuesday).
Iowa farmers are considering some difficult options as they try to determine what crops they’ll plant in the spring, given how 2014 wrapped up poorly for so many growers.
Winter is fire season in this area and two homes…one in Burlington and the other in Ft. Madison…paid the price last last week.
Des Moines County deputies conducted an undercover operation last week on area tobacco retailers, to see if any of them were selling to underage users.
Lee County’s Narcotics Task Force has busted a Ft. Madison woman on felony meth charges.
The Burlington City Council holds one of its every-other-week work sessions today(Mon) and City Clerk Kathleen Salisbury will swear in new member Jim Davidson.