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Drawing to a close
The 161st Des Moines County Fair, which concludes the area fair season, kicked off with the fair queen's crowning Tuesday ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Jake Jankowski, then 10, of Mediapolis cradles a Rhode Island Red, getting the chicken ready for show at last year's Des Moines County Fair in West Burlington.
The Washington Evening Journal
RUSS officers named for FY 2015 during meeting
The Regional Utility Service Systems named their officers and committees for Fiscal Year 2015 and heard an update on the Argyle wastewater project at their recent meeting.
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The Fairfield Ledger
RUSS hears updates, elects officers
The Regional Utility Service System named officers and committees for Fiscal Year 2015 and heard an update on the Argyle wastewater project at a recent meeting.
Iowa Homeland Security reviews 30 Burlington businesses
About 11 Burlington businesses partially or totally closed and 19 businesses with water and sewer issues were asked three questions Monday b ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Linda Roose, a representative of the Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management; Gina Hardin, Des Moines County Emergency Management coordinator; and Steve Fevert, ... (more)
Flood relief programs activated
An Individual Assistance Program for flood victims was activated Friday by Des Moines County's emergency management coordinator, and unless ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook.
Iowa Day Care Worker Accused of Making Meth
The Burlington Hawk Eye reports 39-year-old Jennifer Tucker was arrested Tuesday.
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.
The Fairfield Ledger
Supervisors talk workman's compensation
Jefferson County supervisors agreed today to keep both medical clinics in Fairfield as the "designated doctor" for employees to visit for a workman's compensation injury.
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