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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 $115,000 which is roughly $61/per square foot. More Burlington information.

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Tuesday | Hawk Eye

Sewage lift station breached 3rd time

For the third time in 25 years the Burlington Market Street lift station has been overwhelmed and pumped raw sewage into the Mississippi Riv ... Driftwood snags on the memorial lighthouse at Bluff Harbor Marina Monday as the Mississippi River begins dropping at Burlington after reaching its third-highest crest Sunday.

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Tuesday | Hawk Eye

Deputy who killed unarmed teen won't face charges

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Hawk Eye

River held back, for the most part

Despite the failure of the Market Street sewage pumping station late Saturday night, Public Works Director Steve Hoambrecker remains cautiou ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye The Mississippi River crested at Burlington at 23.65 feet Sunday, flooding the Market Street lift station.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Hawk Eye

4 children killed in fast-moving rowhouse fire

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Hawk Eye

Humble beginnings for Dankwardt family

Lydia Dankwardt was born May 7, 1872, in a house made of logs near Sunnyside and Roosevelt avenues.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Hawk Eye

Illinois towns try to fend off floodwaters

Nyla French loves living right next to the Mississippi River. However, she does not want to live in it.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Communities in southeast Iowa brace for flooding

The National Weather Service says the Mississippi River at Burlington was at 21.69 feet Thursday and rising.

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The Fairfield Ledger

Police

Fairfield Police Department reports a three-vehicle accident at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of West Burlington Avenue, with no injuries.

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Hawk Eye

Symphonic Blast will light the sky

In Burlington, the biggest Independence Day fireworks blast always is saved for last.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Insurance News Net

Longevity Annuity Regs Could Spark Chain Reaction

New Treasury Department rules published today aim to help to expand access to longevity annuities not only in 401 s but also in individual retirement accounts .

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Hawk Eye

Pet funeral home fire proves difficult

Firefighters from several departments fought a stubborn fire at an Indianola pet funeral home.

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Hawk Eye

Burlington builds bulwark against rising water

Burlington is battling a slow siege against the Mississippi River's water rise by building a snaking rampart with sophisticated to crude san ... Top, city workers fill flood barriers at Memorial Auditorium in Burlington.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

KICD-AM Spencer

Kiley Miller Named New ILCDC President & CEO

Miller is currently the Executive Vice President of the Mount Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance in southeast Iowa.

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Hawk Eye

Crest forecast raised for Burlington

The National Weather Service expects the Mississippi River to reach 22.8 feet by Monday in Burlington, 4 feet higher than the previous crest ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye City of Burlington worker Kevin Vollmer readies flood barriers Monday as the Mississippi River continues to rise.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Washington Evening Journal

Card shower requested for anniversary

Richard and Jean Payne of Burlington will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary by their children honoring them with a card shower.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Hispanic Business

The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Eye on the Arts column

In 1980, the band reformed with six members, and began mixing acoustic and electric music and touring extensively throughout the U.S., fireworks celebration, which became the annual event known as Riverfest.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Hawk Eye

Crews fight blaze at Stanford Linear Accelerator

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Hawk Eye

Worst of Iowa flooding appears over

No homes or businesses are threatened by floodwaters from Iowa's swollen rivers and most of the waterways swamping farmland, pa ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Burlington city workers Jobe Ashby, left, and Scott Wehrle pack sand into Hesco barriers Tuesday on the Burlington riverfront near Memorial Auditorium .

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Hawk Eye

Ottumwa Marine killed in Afghanistan

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Hawk Eye

Workers clear debris, brace for flooding

City crews and homeowners were busy Monday clearing debris caused by thunderstorms that slammed the area with heavy rain and high winds.

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Flood Warning for Des Moines County was issued at July 09 at 8:46PM CDT

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