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  1. Shearing secret to successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Shearing a sheep isn't as easy as it looks. The Des Moines County Fair got underway at 8 a.m. Saturday with the annual 4-H and FFA Sheep Sh ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Alex Edmonds and Cassidy Yaley wash their sheep Saturday before the Des Moines County Fair 4-H and FFA Sheep Show on the fairgrounds in West Burlington.

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  2. Governor makes stop at fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Once a farm kid, always a farm kid. Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad toured the Des Moines County Fair Saturday afternoon, and he ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad visits the Des Moines County Fair and greets Larry Darbyshire Saturday at the fairgrounds in West Burlington.

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  3. Piecing it all togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    ... Eye Linda Martin and Dori Johnson look at quilts made by the Hawkeye Heritage Quilters Guild Friday at the Des Moines County Fair in West Burlington.

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  4. Tricks of the pig tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Dozens of local 4-H and FFA kids showed their best pigs during the swine show at the Des Moines County Fair Thursday, and ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Shae Seils of Danville works his pig in the show ring as his animal is crowned the Grand Champion of the Class Three Heavyweight event during the Swine Show Thursday at the Des Moines County Fair at ... (more)

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  5. Everyone's a winner at the fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    There were no winners or losers when the Clover Kids showed off their stuffed animals and projects Wednesday at the Des Mo ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Sydney Brader, 6, with her stuffed animal, Valentine, shows her project to Sammi Beckman, 16, a Des Moines County Teen Council judge, Wednesday during the pre-4-H event at the Des Moines County Fair ... (more)

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  6. Drawing to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    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.

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  7. First time proves a charmRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    And the 2014 Des Moines County Fair Queen is ... Savannah Keitzer, a 16-year-old junior to-be from Mediapolis.

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  8. Forward thinkingRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Des Moines County Conservation director Chris Lee is as happy as a kid turned loose in a Toys R Us.

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  9. Iowa man charged with murder in Burlington deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Home

    ... the Fort Madison Daily Democrat that authorities are still investigating a motive. Polhans remains at the Des Moines County Jail in lieu of a $500,000 bond.

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  10. County recorder reports mail deed scamRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Yet another scam has surfaced in Des Moines County. Des Moines County Recorder Lisa Schreiner is asking residents to be cautious if they re ...

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  11. RUSS officers named for FY 2015 during meetingRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... by the board, so all we would need now is for Bruce to sign the notice," said Jim Cary, supervisor from Des Moines County. The pre-construction conference is scheduled for July 23 at 10 a.m. at the shelter house in Argyle. During the annual meeting, ...

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  12. Wildlife group to discuss missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Members of the Des Moines County Wildlife Rehab Group will speak to the public Saturday morning, going into depth about what they do and why ...

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  13. Corrections & clarificationsRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    ... (319) 754-8461 and asking for Dale Alison, the managing editor. *a The performance by Spider Saloff at the Des Moines County Heritage Center's Bart Howard Room, 501 N. Fourth St., will begin at 7:30 p.m. ...

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  14. Officials tallying cost of recent floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Burlington Public Works Director Steve Hoambrecker, center, discusses flood-prevention measures with Jerald Ballanger, a representative of the Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management, and Des Moines County Emergency Management Coordinator Gina Hardin Wednesday at Memorial Auditorium in Burlington.

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  15. Businesses may not receive flood-damage loansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    ... businesses. Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Steve Fevert, director of Downtown Partners Inc.; Gina Hardin, Des Moines County Emergency Management coordinator; and Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management representative Linda Roose discuss ...

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  16. RUSS hears updates, elects officersRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... by the board, so all we would need now is for Bruce to sign the notice," said Jim Cary, supervisor from Des Moines County. During the annual meeting, it was voted that many of the supervisors would remain in their positions as officers on the RUSS ...

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  17. No toyRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    Take a group of 12 Des Moines County residents and odds are one of them has a permit to carry a concealed weapon.

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  18. Iowa Homeland Security reviews 30 Burlington businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    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)

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  19. Corrections & clarificationsRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    ... ing editor. *a Burlington Apartments are not at risk of closing if it does not get an SBA loan. The letter Des Moines County Emergency Management coord ...

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  20. Flood relief programs activatedRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Hawk Eye

    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.

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