Des Moines County Newswire (Page 8)

Des Moines County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Des Moines County, IA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 1,068 in Des Moines County, IA

  1. Man arrested for arson after house fire in BurlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Des Moines County Sheriff's Office detectives interviewed and arrested a Burlington man for setting his own home on fire. Harold Louis Koch Jr, 56, of Burlington has been arrested and charged with arson in the 1st degree.

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  2. Dockendorff appointed to Democrats' caucus review committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Two months removed from the closest race in the history of the Democratic caucuses, a review panel was established to assess what went wrong on a chaotic night for the Democratic Party during the first-in-the-nation presidential contest. Sandy Dockendorff, chairwoman of the Des Moines County Democratic Party, was one of 26 party officials and activists appointed to the committee.

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  3. FEA Tree TrimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Tree Trimming TimeMike Thomes, Burlington, a foreman with Asplundh tree expert company, a contractor for Alliant Energy, cut down trees and trims away branches while clearing the area around power lines Monday near the Des Moines County Humane Society on North Roosevelt Avenue in Burlington.

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  4. Out of the Attic: Moehn Brewery beer bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    ... Brewery, founded by Martin Moehn in 1903. "Out of the Attic" features artifacts from the collection of the Des Moines County Historical Society. For more information, to ask questions or to offer comments or suggestions, call (319) 752-7449 or email ...

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  5. Been There? Done That? - Starr's Cave Park and PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Des Moines County Conservation environmental education director Kent Rector, middle, leads visitors Tuesday on a tour of Starr's Cave Park and Preserve, pausing at the bridge leading over Flint Creek to the park's namesake cavern. Des Moines County Conservation environmental education director Kent Rector, middle, leads visitors Tuesday on a tour of Starr's Cave Park and Preserve, pausing at the bridge leading over Flint Creek to the park's namesake cavern.

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  6. gavelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... supervised release and register as a sex offender. The agencies involved in the investigation include the Des Moines County Sheriff's Department, Iowa Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, The National Center for Missing and Exploited ...

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  7. Mediapolis home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Jonathan Robert Harian, 23, remains in the Des Moines County jail in lieu of a $10,000 bond on a charge of second-degree robbery.

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  8. Man arrested after armed robbery in MediapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... rsons broke into the residence and robbed the occupants at gunpoint just before 1:00 a.m. According to the Des Moines County Sheriff's Department, a Burlington Patrol Officer located the suspect and vehicle in the Burlington area.

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  9. Body of construction worker found TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Henry County Conservation, Henry County Emergency Management, Des Moines County Sheriff's Office, Henry County Ambulance, Mt. Pleasant Fire Department, Iowa Task Force One, Henry County Medical Examiner's ...

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  10. No tires, electronics included in county cleanup dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Des Moines County supervisors set spring county cleanup days for April 4 to 30 this year, but people won't be able to drop off tires or used electronics at landfills. Twice annually, the county sets a range of days for residents of the county - but not the cities of Burlington or West Burlington - to drop off solid waste for no charge at county landfills.

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  11. Des Moines County supervisors tour planned road construction sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    During the next five years, Des Moines County might spend up to $26 million on road projects. Tuesday, the supervisors who approve county spending toured most of the planned construction areas.

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  12. Body of construction worker pulled from the Skunk RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Henry County Conservation, Henry County Emergency Management, Des Moines County Sheriff's Office, Henry County Ambulance, Mt. Pleasant Fire Department, Iowa Task Force One, Henry County Medical Examiner's ...

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  13. Bear BillupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    ... in Aspen Grove Cemetery at a later date. Memorials have been established for Great River Hospice House and Des Moines County Humane Society.

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  14. Ruth PitzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Ruth Wells Pitzer, 93, of Burlington died at 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, 2016, at Great River Hospice House in West Burlington. Born April 19, 1922, in Des Moines County, she was the daughter of Charles W. and Alberta Cummings Faigle.

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  15. Out of the Attic: Martin Bruhl's suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    This suit was worn by Martin Bruhl, a Burlington piano teacher who turned down a shot at the big time. It is displayed in the Bart Howard Room at the Des Moines County Heritage Center.

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  16. Jobs, wages on the rise in Greater Burlington according to laborshed studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Des Moines County's resurgence is creating scores of new jobs, and the growth is projected to continue, according to a newly released laborshed study of Greater Burlington and data compiled by Iowa Workforce Development's Labor Market Information Division.

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  17. Burlington attorney seeks $15M in damages on behalf of child born severely disabled at birthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    After nearly six hours of closing arguments, it is time for a Des Moines County jury to determine whether a Burlington obstetrician was negligent in care that led to a child born with permanent and severe disabilities.

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  18. NEWS Fema Training Meeting 031616Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    Doug Kahn, Program Manager with FEMA, speaks during a meeting hosting employees representing the City of Burlington and Des Moines County Tuesday, March 15, 2016 in the first floor meeting room of Memorial Stadium in Burlington, IA.

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  19. Des Moines County Board of Supervisors to borrow up to $3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    From left, Des Moines County supervisors Robert Beck, Tom Broeker and Jim Cary hold foam fingers from the Greater Burlington Partnership at their board meeting Tuesday in the county courthouse. Des Moines County will use up to $3 million in loans this year to pay for health insurance, building improvements and new vehicles.

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  20. Out of the Attic: North End Boating Association bylawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    ... but now are loose between the cover. "Out of the Attic" features artifacts from the collection of the Des Moines County Historical Society. For more information, to ask questions or to offer comments or suggestions, call (319) 752-7449 or email ...

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