Lee County’s Narcotics Task Force has arrested a Ft. Madison senior citizen on methamphetamine charges.
The West Burlington School Board said “yes” Monday night to a 6.75-million dollar bond referendum and plans for additions, renovations and other updates to the elementary and middle & high schools.
The Iowa Senate’s Oversight Committee plans to hold a public hearing to ask state officials why the new state prison in Fort Madison hasn’t opened.
A well-known local developer approached the Burlington City Council last(Mon) night, saying he shouldn’t have to install sprinklers in his new condos…the “Masters” development…on Florence Avenue.
It looks like the Burlington City Council will have trouble deciding whether to appoint or elect someone to fill Becky Shockley’s empty seat.
There was very little discussion yesterday(Mon), before the Burlington City Council voted unanimously to hire a Des Moines area firm to do a flood mitigation study of the riverfront.
If you own property in Des Moines County, your first-half payment is due tomorrow(Tues).
Lee County’s Narcotics Task Force arrested a Ft. Madison man today(Mon) on cocaine charges.
A rural Mediapolis girl was seriously injured late yesterday(Sun) afternoon in a single-car accident on Highway 99, just north of the Mediapolis blacktop.
Burlington Waterworks will be flushing fire hydrants, beginning today(Mon).