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  1. County engineer details projects down the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! Carter says Des Moines County's share of gas tax increase will be about $500K/year, which will go toward road projects. The Des Moines County secondary-road construction program is larger due to the state gas tax increase, which funds state Department of Transportation programs, such as farm-to-market grants.

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  2. Group seeks resignation of officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    A few dozen people, some in masks, staged another rally Monday in downtown Burlington on behalf of the late Autumn Steele. The group, organized by a Peoria, Ill.-based animal advocate, gathered at Memorial Auditorium , moved to the Des Moines County Courthouse, then down Third Street past the Burlington Police Department before disbanding at the Des Moines County Attorney's office, 201 Jefferson St. Supporters held signs reading "Killer Cops, Rotten Laws.

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  3. Iowa police chief returns to work after being paralyzedRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... now has more of an administrative role, says that he has received plenty of support from his wife and the Des Moines County community. With the help of community fundraisers, Newberry and his wife were able to build a new wheelchair accessible home.

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  4. New naturalist, new decor at Starr's CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! There have been a lot of changes at the Starr's Cave Nature Center recently, including a new naturalist who's anxious to teach area children about outdoor life. Frances Owen, 28, took over the position of Des Moines County naturalist from Katherine Brakeville last week and already has taught several elementary-school programs.

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  5. Sabbie MillerRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... She married Frank R. Miller on June 27, 1949. He died October 15, 1985. She attended country schools in Des Moines County. She and her husband lived and farmed together in the Yarmouth area until his death when she moved to Mediapolis. She was a ...

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  6. Lunning ChapelRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... following the memorial service at the Eagles Club. In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established for Des Moines County Humane Society and Tri-State Special Kids Rodeo.

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  7. DM County Conservation launches photo contestRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    Over the past year, Des Moines County Conservation has been working with a graphic communications class at Southeastern Community College to rework a few of its brochures. To finish the publications, quality photos of county parks are needed, so DMCC created a photo contest.

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  8. City awards Washington Road paving jobRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    Spring has sprung, and road-paving season has begun. The Des Moines County Board of Supervisors awarded a road-paving project to the lowest bidder Tuesday.

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  9. Fireworks ordinance gets nodRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! A new Des Moines County fireworks ordinance is more detailed than the single paragraph it will replace if it passes.

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  10. Thielen Funeral HomeRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... rusted to the care of Thielen Crematory. Memorials have been established for Great River Hospice House and Des Moines County Humane Society.

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  11. Not a state matterRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... r is over. They don't really care about the local school district's issues. They think that if the kids in Des Moines County are required to be in the classroom, they won't be giggling over the butter cow in Des Moines.

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  12. Man stuck in jail after getting stuck in mudRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    A Burlington man remains stuck in the Des Moines County jail after getting stuck in the mud early Tuesday. Derrick Swanson, 35, 112 N. Marshall St., is being held in the county jail in lieu of a $15,000 bond on charges of first-degree theft and a felon in possession of a weapon.

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  13. Infant death is still under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! After about five months, the death of a 22-day-old baby found unresponsive in November in his parents' rural Burlington mobile home remains under investigation. The body of Carter Joseph Payne was found by his father, Randall T. Payne, about 5:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at a home in the Green Acres Mobile Home Court on Des Moines County 99. PO Box 10, 800 S. Main St. Burlington, Iowa 52601 319-754-8461 1-800-397-1708 FAX: 319-754-6824 Circulation: 319-754-8462 Classified: 319-754-8463 Privacy Policy Problems? Contact the webmaster .

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  14. Law-enforcement military complexRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... and departments are stocked with automatic rifles, grenade launchers and Huey helicopters. Last year, the Des Moines County Sheriff's Department took delivery of a 25-ton armored troop carrier. It was one of 13 mine-resistant vehicles turned over to ...

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  15. Purse snatcher will take part in rehabilitation programRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! A Burlington man who pleaded guilty to stealing a 69-year-old woman's purse in November was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison before he was placed on five years probation. Clifton Dushawn Luckett, 22, 259 1/2 S. Eighth St., will stay in the Des Moines County jail until bed space is available at the residential treatment center in Burlington where he will stay until he successfully completes its program.

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  16. County parks will open soonRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! All Des Moines County Conservation parks will open for the season Wednesday.

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  17. Prugh Funeral ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... Church this morning at 11:00 a.m. Fr. Marty Goetz will be the celebrant. Music will be provided by the Des Moines County Resurrection Choir. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at St. Paul Catholic Church. Cremation has ...

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  18. Prugh Funeral ServiceRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... Catholic Church Monday at 11:00 a.m. Fr. Marty Goetz will be the celebrant. Music will be provided by the Des Moines County Resurrection Choir. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at St. Paul Catholic Church. Cremation has ...

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  19. Controlled burn set at ALMS prairie classroomRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    ... Group, which sponsored and created the project, in cooperation with the Burlington Fire Department and the Des Moines County Conservation Department, will conduct the burn at 10 a.m.

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  20. Officer to return to work after fatal Burlington shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | KCRG

    ... ance. Hill fired two bullets to thwart an attack by an oncoming dog, one of which hit Steele in the chest. Des Moines County Attorney Amy Beavers decided last month not to file criminal charges against Hill.

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