Des Moines County Newswire (Page 7)

Des Moines County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Des Moines County, IA. (Page 7)

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  1. Supervisors hearing update on Flint River TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    Des Moines County conservation director Chris Lee mentioned at last week's supervisors meeting news on Flint River Trail should be coming soon. The news, it appears, is here.

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  2. MacArthur Bridge would have turned 100 this WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Parks Service Toll fare coins on display for the MacArthur Bridge on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at the Des Moines County Heritage Center and Museum in Burlington, IA. President and CEO of Frank Millard CO., Mac Coffin looks through a log book of the ...

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  3. Church Notes March 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Deb Luce speak on, "I Was Blind and Now I See," at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday, using John 9:1-41. Des Moines County Catholic Parishes will host a Seder meal at 6:30 p.m. April 10 at St. John's Hall, 700 Division St. Deadline to register for the ...

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  4. Correction March 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    The county's tornado drill event in West Burlington will be April 8. a a ...A story Thursday about upcoming emergency preparedness events misdated an event in Des Moines County.

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  5. Severe weather awareness week starting soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    There will be a statewide tornado drill at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Every city in Des Moines County will participate by sounding their alarm sirens and placing television and radio warnings.

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  6. Des Moines County shrank again in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... decrease since the 2010 census. Population change in 2016 can be chalked up entirely to people leaving Des Moines County. The county's birth rate actually exceeded the death rate, netting 38 new Iowans. But 286 residents moved away. The county also ...

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  7. Bottle bill repeal up for consideration, unlikely to move this sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Bartles. "But my fear would be that the work goes away and stuff goes into a landfill." Darven Kendell, Des Moines County Regional Waste Commission education coordinator, described Hope Haven's redemption center as the only "constant" and reliable ...

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  8. Marna ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Sorority, Alpha Iota Sorority, Burlington Typographical Union No. 75, Rebeka Circle of King's Daughters, Des Moines County Genealogical Society, Des Moines County Historical Society, League of Women Voters, Fulton County, Ill., Genealogical and ...

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  9. Property taxes due March 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    Des Moines County Treasurer Janelle Nalley-Londquist said payments can be made in person that day at her office until 4:30 p.m. or online at www.iowatreasurers.org until 11:59 p.m. Des Moines County Treasurer Janelle Nalley-Londquist said payments can be made in person that day at her office until 4:30 p.m. or online at www.iowatreasurers.org until 11:59 p.m. If remitting by mail, payments must be postmarked on or before March 31 to avoid interest charges. Nalley-Londquist reminded residents to check collection times on USPS boxes to make certain of a timely postmark.

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  10. Judge sets bond at $1,000 a day for escapee who was gone for 109 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    At least that's the way Des Moines County District Associate Judge Jennifer Bailey figures it: $1,000 per day for the 109 days he remained on the loose since his escape from courthouse security guards last December. At least that's the way Des Moines County District Associate Judge Jennifer Bailey figures it: $1,000 per day for the 109 days he remained on the loose since his escape from courthouse security guards last December.

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  11. Illegal drugs and weapons found during a search warrant TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... the search of the home where they were staying. Ortiz, whose bond was set at $25,000 cash or surety by Des Moines County District Associate Judge Jennifer Bailey, is charged with two counts of felony possession of a controlled substance with intent ...

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  12. DMC swears in new attorneys, Big Hollow project set to start soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    Des Moines County Attorney Amy Beavers swore in two assistant county attorneys during the Des Moines County supervisors' Tuesday meeting. The new attorneys, Erin Stensvaag and Jeremiah Geffe, are starting at $55,000.

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  13. DMC jail at a high population level after abnormal winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... screen of one of dozens of security cameras in the control room. The inmate is one of 83 handled by the Des Moines County jail, and one of 76 inmates physically in the facility. It's close to being the highest inmate count they've seen, according to ...

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  14. Marguerite McCormallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... the United Nations Association and the Burlington Human Rights Commission. She was a representative on the Des Moines County Extension Board. A member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, she was faithful to her spiritual practices, including ...

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  15. Escapee who fled courthouse last December capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    Acting on a Crime Stoppers' tip, Burlington police captured an escapee Tuesday morning, who has been at large for more than three months after he bolted from Des Moines County Courthouse security guards in December. Antoine Lamont Tellis, 21, of Burlington was arrested by police at the Maple Hills Apartment complex, 415 Vine St., said Sgt.

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  16. Woman's bond set at $4,000 on death of animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in jail on each charge. She surrendered to deputies at the Des Moines County jail about 5:30 a.m. Monday after she learned of the outstanding warrants. During her first court appearance Monday, Des Moines ...

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  17. Richard Lloyd - Dick' BlakeRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | Ellsworth Reporter

    ... private Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Richard was born Oct. 30, 1922, in rural Des Moines County, Iowa, to Martin Leo and Anna Mae (Martin) Blake. He graduated from Mediapolis High School in 1940 and enlisted in the ...

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  18. County board to swear in assistant attorneys, approve Big Hollow and U.S. 61 projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    First, two new assistant county attorneys will take an oath of office. The pair started last month, after Ty Rogers was appointed as a Des Moines County district associate judge.

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  19. Community irritated by plea bargainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... years in prison with a maximum of 110 years - either way it essentially would have been a life sentence. Des Moines County Attorney Amy Beavers' office cut the plea deal with Campbell's attorneys before the start of the trial last week. In ...

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  20. Couple busted for drugs following search warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Task Force. He said investigators from the task force, with assistance from Burlington Police detectives, Des Moines County sheriff's deputies and Iowa DNE Agents, led to the executions of the search warrant and subsequent arrests.

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