Des Moines County Sheriff Mike Johnstone has a new “toy”, it’s a 23-ton armored truck.
In the Lee County primary, Democratic newcomer Don Hunold defeated incumbent District-3 Supervisor Ernie Schiller 248 votes to 182.
With only 7 1/2% of the registered voters casting ballots, Des Moines County residents have chosen Janelle Londquist as the Democratic nominee for County Treasurer.
It’s now been three years in the making, but Monday, a brand new boat dock with a ramp to the shore was installed.
The National Weather Service is forecasting “significant” severe weather across parts of the state tonight into tomorrow (Tue-Wed) and Iowans are being urged to prepare for heavy rains, flash flooding, strong winds, and possible tornadoes.
It’s primary election day in Iowa and the polls are open until 9 pm.
Burlington City Manager Jim Ferneau got a 5% raise last(Mon) and $50 more every month for fuel expenses.
Bond has been set at $500,000 for Ray Polhans.
Des Moines County Judge Michael Dieterich today(Mon) set a Ft. Madison man’s bond at $500,000 on a First-Degree Murder charge.
Three people in Henry County were arrested Friday on meth charges.