A subcommittee in the Iowa Senate has endorsed a bill that would force the two state Mental Health Institutes targeted for closure to admit patients through the end of June, but staff at the facilities…
Rikki Allan Powell, 62, of Burlington, died at the Florida Hospital, Orlando, Florida, on Thursday, December 18, 2014. Born on January 3, 1952 in Burlington, Iowa, he was the son of Chester and Barbara…
Possible 2016 Presidential candidate Chris Christie was in town last(Thur) night, campaigning on behalf of Governor Branstad and his ticket.
Bacon lovers from around the region are invited to join a bacon-loving celebration this Saturday at Burlington’s Memorial Auditorium.
The Burlington Bees lost to the South Bend Silver Hawks 6-3 last night at Four Winds Field.
Hillary Clinton’s book “Hard Choices” is being released Tuesday and a poll of likely Iowa Caucus-goers will be released this week as well to see how Clinton might fare in the 2016 presidential race against…
In one of the few local legislative races, 84th District Republican Representative Dave Heaton of Mt. Pleasant easily beat GOP challenger Ralph Holmstrom, also from Mt. Pleasant.
The Burlington School Board will be accepting the resignation of another high-ranking official at tonight’s (Tuesday) meeting.
The Burlington Bees lost to the Quad Cities River Bandits yesterday, 7-1, at Modern Woodmen Park.
The Burlington Bees game at Wisconsin last(Mon) night was postponed by rain.