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Burlington, Iowa is located in Des Moines County. Zip codes in Burlington, IA include 52601. The median home price in Burlington is $124,900 which is roughly $63/per square foot. More Burlington information.

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21 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

Why is Burlington broke?

The Hawk Eye's community focused feature, 52 Faces, is moving from Sunday's paper to Monday's paper weekly starting Monday, August 25! Cascade Bridge sits at the south end of Main Street, closed since 2008. The city has decided it is beyond repair, yet cannot afford to repla ... John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Burlington cannot afford to repair or replace Cascade Bridge on Main Street, which has been closed since 2008.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Hawk Eye

Heavy rain, flooding closes campgrounds

High water on the Skunk River has prompted the Henry County Conservation Department to close its South Shore and Waterworks ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Hawk Eye

New terrorist threat casts shadow over ceremonies

The nation's gathering war against a new upsurge in Islamic terror hung heavy over the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks T ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Burlington Fire Chief Matt Trexel offers a brief tribute Thursday at the Central Fire Station in Burlington for those killed in the Sept.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Hawk Eye

APNewsBreak: SC dad accused in 5 deaths was ex-con

Prison documents and a family member say a South Carolina man accused of killing his five children and dumping thei ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Iowa police chief injured by spinal cord damage

The police chief for West Burlington in southeast Iowa said he's been hospitalized for damage to his spinal cord, and he's unsure about his recovery. Police Chief Frank Newberry said Tuesday he is paralyzed from the waist down after a disc in his back ruptured.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Hawk Eye

5 children found dead in Alabama; father detained

South Carolina authorities say the father of five children whose bodies were found in Alabama will be charged with child ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

SEISO pops concert planned

Under the baton of Robert McConnell, Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra will kick off its 64th season with two concerts of pops and light classical music at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Bridge View Center in Ottumwa and at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Auditorium in Burlington. For dinner and concert reservations in Burlington, call 319-752-4266 before Friday.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

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Bond issue goes to vote Tuesday [The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Sept. 07--MOUNT PLEASANT -- Only 165 people voted in Mount Pleasant's last school board election, according to Henry County Auditor Shelly Barber.

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Hawk Eye

A heavyweight problem

The Hawk Eye's community focused feature, 52 Faces, is moving from Sunday's paper to Monday's paper weekly starting Monday, August 25! The Burlington Police Department will step up its enforcement of truck weight limits in the next few weeks in an attempt to lessen damage to ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Jeff Royer, Refreshment Services Pepsi, compares the truck route map with his drivers route during a meeting Wednesday with Burlington Police and other area companies to discuss truck traffic. The Truck Route map for Burlington.

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Hawk Eye

Fighting fires a family affair

The Hawk Eye's community focused feature, 52 Faces, is moving from Sunday's paper to Monday's paper weekly starting Monday, August 25! Andrew Crooks has been around firefighting equipment all his life. The son of a Burlington fireman, climbing on fire trucks and wearing fir ... John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Investigating the source of a February 2012 blaze, Burlington Fire Marshal Mark Crooks speaks with firefighter Matt Welch while digging through the rubble of a home.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Black Heart Gold Pants

Ball State at Iowa: The Arrest Report

AH, A 2:30 KICKOFF. Last week, there were only three citations on the UI Department of Safety website.

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Hawk Eye

Ex-Virginia gov., wife guilty of public corruption

A jury has convicted former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen of corruption, fraud and bribery, after t ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

KCRG

Fluid leak causes slick, congested roads in downtown Iowa City

City workers pour out bags of absorbent along Burlington Street after a hydraulic fluid spill in Iowa City on Friday, September 5, 2014. City workers pour out bags of absorbent along Burlington Street after a hydraulic fluid spill in Iowa City on Friday, September 5, 2014.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Hawk Eye

Lawsuit settled in boy's death at Alabama airport

Relatives of a Kansas boy killed by a falling sign inside Birmingham's airport are settling a wrongful death lawsuit ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Hawk Eye

Vacation lands man in prison, wife on probation

A Burlington couple who skipped their sentencing on drug charges in June for a vacation in Wyoming have learned the consequences.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Hawk Eye

More than 30 teens escape from detention center

A spokesman says more than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 are still being sought.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Hawk Eye

From Ukraine, with love

A tradition exists in Ukrainian orphanages of closing at Christmastime and during summers, turning out their charges to wherever they can go ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Jeff Torvinen hangs out Thursday in the cafeteria at Great River Christian School in Burlington with his daughter, Ella, and his newly adopted son, Vadym.

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Hawk Eye

People features Burlington family's unusual affliction

Jerry Jackson is a bit of a celebrity these days. The current issue of People features an in-depth article about the Burlington man, his fa ... John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Jerry Jackson and Fritz Goeckner head out on a bike ride last year in Burlington.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Hawk Eye

Prosecutors charge Oklahoma officer with rape

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Hawk Eye

What's at stake?

The Hawk Eye's community focused feature, 52 Faces, is moving from Sunday's paper to Monday's paper weekly starting Monday, August 25! COBCO members include the cities of Danville, Mediapolis and Burlington; the Two Rivers Levee Drainage District; Southeast Iowa Regional Air ...

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