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It seems Burlington City Council members have noticed the ticking clock.At the end of the month, councilmen Jim Davidson and Bob Fleming will be replaced... [Read More]
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Stepping into Transitions DMC's building on South Main Street, Burlington School District Superintendent Pat Coen's eyes lit up."This is a godsend," Coen said.The small team... [Read More]
The executive director's chair at Autumn Heights sits empty. Amy Holtkamp submitted a resignation letter shortly before Thanksgiving. Two of the five members of Burlington's Low Rent... [Read More]
Burlington's city council members heard concerns Monday about the texture of their city's new flood wall. With only a low-quality photo to use in visualizing the... [Read More]
Burlington's city council members heard concerns Monday about the texture of their city's new flood wall. With only a low-quality photo to use in visualizing the... [Read More]
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Burlington's city council members heard concerns Monday about the texture of their city's new flood wall. With only a low-quality photo to use in visualizing the... [Read More]
Chlamydia and gonorrhea rates are on pace to rise again this year in Des Moines County.The county Public Health Director Christa Poggemiller reported sexually transmitted disease... [Read More]
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The purposefully lengthy tax increment financing process began in Burlington City Hall Monday night as four council members cast affirmative votes.Dan Cahill, a retired lawyer... [Read More]
Cash arrived Wednesday to cover finishing touches in the renovation of Burlington's train depot building. The Iowa Economic Development Authority awarded Burlington $75,000 through its 2017 Main... [Read More]
Every fall, different sections of the Des Moines County Courthouse start to smell a bit like a sewer. Rodney Bliesener, the county's maintenance supervisor, is on... [Read More]
Take a walk down Jefferson Street and historic preservation is apparent.There's the Loft and the First United Methodist Church. The church burned in April 2007,... [Read More]
Burlington picked Jon Billups, Lynda Murray and Matthew Rinker to be its new council members.Billups had the most votes, with 1,213.Murray came in second with... [Read More]
Those people on Facebook are "cowards," so said Scott Diehl. He told The Hawk Eye his campaign was over on Oct. 14, then said it was... [Read More]
Thirty years ago, a women's running group in Des Moines laughed at Lynda Murray when she said she wanted to run a marathon within the... [Read More]
The Greater Burlington Partnership forum for Burlington City Council candidates began at 5:30 p.m. tonight at city hall. The six vying for three seats in... [Read More]
The Greater Burlington Partnership forum for Burlington City Council candidates begins at 5:30 p.m. tonight at city hall. The six vying for three seats in... [Read More]
With only a few days left in Burlington's city council election, the six candidates made one last public appearance together to answer questions at a... [Read More]
Robert Fleming started at the Winegard Company a week after graduating from the University of Iowa. It was his first job. "I didn't have a title,... [Read More]
They call themselves the ROMEOs: Retired Old Men Eating Out. The original roster had four men, all former Burlington firefighters. Don Loosi, William Carlson, Larry Werner andWilliam... [Read More]
Jon Billups shrugged it off when another candidate, Scott Diehl, called him a "good ol' boy."In last week's candidate forum, Billups himself said he's "never... [Read More]
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