About a dozen businesses in downtown Burlington suffered flood damage, but a number of others did not…and those figures prompted the Small Business Administration to say “no,” to Des Moines County’s request for SBA financial…
Burlington Police are investigating a shooting that took place around 8:20 last night near the corner of 4th and Vine on the City’s near south side.
The so-called “Pacesetter” Division of the Burlington-West Burlington Area United Way kicked off its annual campaign at the Pzazz Conference Center yesterday(Weds).
The West Burlington City Council gave its nearly-unanimous…but only symbolic…support last(Weds) night to a proposed apartment complex just north of Huston Street on property owned by the Mall.
Bad news for those hoping for help from the Small Business Administration with their flood damage:
It looks like the Burlington City Council will not pursue creation of a panhandling ordinance.
Lee County’s Narcotics Task Force has arrested a Keokuk man on felony meth charges.
Des Moines County Emergency Management will be testing the County’s outdoor warning sirens tonight(Wed) at 6 o’clock…all except Danville, which tested its system last week.
Henry County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Wayland man on theft and burglary charges.
Des Moines County Attorney Amy Beavers says she personally will prosecute a Ft. Madison man for First Degree Murder, for allegedly shooting a Burlington man in the chest June 1st at 16-09 Green Street.