The man in charge of finding treatment for Des Moines County’s mentally ill population is upset with Governor Terry Branstad’s decision to not fund the Mt. Pleasant Mental Health Institute.
No arrests were made…but an informed source has told told us that members of Burlington’s Division of Criminal Investigation executed a search warrant at 617 Dunham Street on the south side of town last(Tues) night…and…
Plans are afoot at Burlington City Hall to hire an additional cop.
A Burlington man has been charged with 15 counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, after the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force told city police that someone at 23-01 Agency Street had been sending…
About three dozen people attended a legislative forum over the weekend, hosted by State Senator Tom Courtney and Representative Dennis Cohoon.
Burlington’s NAACP chapter is hosting its 26th annual Martin Luther King Jr. dinner tonight(Mon) at Memorial Auditorium.
The Burlington City Council meets twice tonight(Mon)…the first time at 5:30 in regular session to hold a hearing and then sell some property at 903 South 5th Street…followed by a trio of resolutions…one of which…
Governor Branstad is proposing that the state-run Mental Health Institutes in Clarinda and Mount Pleasant be closed this summer.
The West Burlington School Board interviewed three candidates and appointed Wayne Ross to the board.
Southeastern Community College’s governing board has given its seal of approval to a local contractor for the new Health Professions Center on the West Burlington campus.