Bond has been set at $200,000 cash for a Florida man accused in an early Sunday morning crime spree in Burlington.
The Burlington City Council holds one of its every-other-week work sessions today and will get a progress report on flood-fighting-and-cleanup efforts.
The Burlington school board meeting tonight will consist mostly of Bracewell Stadium information.
After a shooting early yesterday morning, more violence broke out later in the afternoon.
More violent crime in Burlington early this morning, but police arrested two Florida men in connection with all four incidents.
With the recent shootings still fresh in everyone’s mind, one Burlington neighborhood has organized a special kind of anti-crime block party for this Sunday.
Hundreds of people gathered at the corner of S. Gunnison and Aetna yesterday afternoon in Burlington. Many were holding candles and wearing the color red.
A Facebook event has been formed, inviting the public to a candle light vigil for 50-year old Eddie Martin of Burlington who was shot riding his bike Wednesday.
The Iowa Finance Authority Board of Directors approved more than $2.5-million in homeless assistance grants for 28 Iowa agencies, a few of which are in our area.
Bond has been set at $250,000 cash for 38-year old Josh Royer, the Burlington man accused of shooting & killing 50-year old Eddie Martin of Burlington Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Aetna and South…