Burlington police continue their investigation into a pair of robberies in last Thursday night…one around 10:30 and reported just after it happened…and the other committed early last(Thur) night, but not reported until Friday morning.
The Burlington City Council meets this(Mon) evening at 5:30 and will be asked to authorize an application for a state grant worth more than $66-million for flood prevention along the downtown riverfront and elsewhere.
A water line to be installed near the new fertilizer plant south of Wever means 180th Street…east of Gate 5…and including the intersection of 370th Street…will be shut down for the rest of the year,…
Absentee ballots are now available for the December 30th Burlington City Council election between former Mayors Jim Davidson and John Sandell.
Local Congressman Dave Loebsack and Republican colleague David McKinley of West Virginia have introduced legislation designed to help rural fire departments recruit and retain volunteers.
Storefronts along Jefferson Street in downtown Burlington will come to life tomorrow(Thur) night from 6 to 8.
The chief organizer of last weekend’s St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry drive at the Agency Street HyVee says the nearly-all-day event brought in between 2,000 and 2,500 pounds of food and more than $2,000 in…
Des Moines County deputies have arrested an Illinois man for failing to register as a sex offender.
The Des Moines County Board heard again yesterday(Tues) from Jean Lappe, who lives with her husband between Morning Sun and Mount Union and continues to worry about the rapidly growing number of large-scale confined hog…
The Burlington City Council has postponed…for the second time…approval of a state grant application for millions-of-dollars in flood mitigation projects.