Des Moines County deputies have arrested an Illinois man for failing to register as a sex offender.
The Des Moines County Board heard again yesterday(Tues) from Jean Lappe, who lives with her husband between Morning Sun and Mount Union and continues to worry about the rapidly growing number of large-scale confined hog…
The Burlington City Council has postponed…for the second time…approval of a state grant application for millions-of-dollars in flood mitigation projects.
More staff trouble in the Burlington School District.
The Burlington City Council holds one of its every-other-week work sessions today(Mon), but beforehand will meet in special session to vote on…or postpone…an amended grant application to the state for flood-prevention funds.
A Ft. Madison man accused of First-Degree Murder in the June 1st death of a Burlington acquaintance and fellow motorcycle club member, today(Fri) pled guilty to a reduced charge and will spend no more than…
Local authorities have charged a Mediapolis man arrested recently for Burglary, with several additional burglaries going back to October and November.
Lee County’s Narcotics Task Force and Ft. Madison police arrested a Ft. Madison man Wednesday at his home on a felony charge.
KBUR News has learned that a Ft. Madison man will plead guilty today(Fri) to killing a Burlington man last June in the victim’s backyard.
Des Moines County Supervisor Tom Broeker took aim at local resident Dale Oaks this week.