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County eyes bridge replacement project
Des Moines County Engineer Brian Carter said Flint Creek Bridge is in need of repair, just not immediately.
Playing Santa at shelter
Judging by the loud purrs, wagging tails and vehicles lining the street, the inaugural Santa Paws Holiday at the Burlington Animal Shelter w ... Brenna Norman/The Hawk Eye Angela Remmers, 10, gives a dog a treat Sunday at the Santa Paws Holiday event at the Des Moines County Humane Society in Burlington.
Emerald Ash Borer: It is in Iowa. Now what?
The emerald ash borer is a small beetle that kills all species of ash trees, including green, white, black and blue.
Airport's main runway may need a $9.5M replacement in five years
The federal government requires airlines to pay a passenger facility charge wherever a person boards a plane.
Into The Mist
Today was the second day in a row the National Weather Service issued a dense fog warning in Des Moines County, IA.
Lighting up Jefferson
For many locals, the Christmas season doesn't start until Burlington's annual Lighted Holiday Parade does.
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Man Charged With Stealing From Burlington Employer
Tyson Summers, of Burlington, was charged Tuesday with theft. Des Moines County Jail records say Summers has bonded out of custody.
Iowa DOT offers funding options
Nov. 22 --For years, a higher fuel tax has seemed to be the best way to get the funding necessary for Iowa's roadways.
Caring leads to reward
The day is never long enough to do all you want to do when you volunteer. That's what Jerry Smith, a long-time volunteer for Hope Haven De ... John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Jerry Smith was awarded the Community Caring Award by The Community Foundation of Des Moines County on Wednesday at Hopefully Yours, 425 Valley St., in Burlington.
River rescue turns into investigation
Des Moines County Sheriff's Deputy Kevin Glendening was on routine patrol on U.S. 34 near Burlington when the early morning silence was inte ... Documents from the investigation of the May 19, 2012, jon boat accident on the Mississippi River include a seating chart of the passengers in Douglas Metcalf's boat.