A former employee at Mount Pleasant High School is in jail after a police investigation revealed that he was allegedly selling methamphetamine out of the high school parking lot during his employment.
A report of an intruder triggered a massive police response, full scale evacuation, and a lockdown at Dallas City Elementary School in Dallas City, Illinois.
A proposal to begin a bagged leaf collection service in West Burlington was voted down last night after about a dozen residents filled City Hall to pressure the City Council against the idea.
An accidental stove fire damaged a Burlington home yesterday evening.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The head of a government oversight committee says the new, yet empty, Fort Madison prison could finally open in late summer or early fall this year, though inmates assigned to…
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Jury selection has finished in the trial of a man accused of gunning down a Burlington bicyclist in August.
An arrest has been made and the victim identified in an early Wednesday shooting that killed a Burlington man.
The Burlington School Board is expressing frustration over a lack of compromise in Des Moines regarding school funding in the state.
Federal tax returns are due by midnight tonight (Wednesday) and officials with the Internal Revenue Service expect more than 57-thousand Iowans will be requesting an extension this year.
Des Moines County Engineer Brian Carter revealed the County’s five-year road plan during a Board of Supervisors Meeting on Tuesday, and they plan to get quite a bit done. That $500,000 bump in funding from…