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The Iowa Department of Transportation is doing work on U.S. 34 in through Burlington and will close the eastbound exit ramp for Main and Front... [Read More]
Leaders in financial companies around Iowa are trying to prepare for a post-COVID-19 environment, trying to understand what their customers and employees will want. They... [Read More]
If COVID-19 is the defining factor of the spring of 2020, flooding was the defining factor of the spring of 2019.As Des Moines County businesses... [Read More]
Father's Day is still three weeks away, but Matt Ryan got a nice early present from his seven-year-old daughter, Alyse, on Saturday night.Matt Ryan let... [Read More]
Cancel that trip to Vegas: Burlington is a bigger winner than Sin City.Casinos in Las Vegas re-open on Thursday, but Burlington's own Catfish Bend opens... [Read More]
As we begin to venture out in our communities, one place has remained a go-to destination all along during this time of coronavirus — the... [Read More]
If you've ever butchered anything from a rabbit to a hog — and butchered is the right word, not the bleached "harvested" — you know... [Read More]
While most of the focus on high school athletics the past two months has been on what has been missed and what the seniors are... [Read More]
and world, likely... [Read More]
The Old Settlers Association in Fort Madison has canceled the 20th season of music.Old Settlers will move the plans for the free music concerts in... [Read More]
Graduation ceremony event is planned for June 28. [Read More]
Great River Medical Center has begun to ease visitor restrictions put in place in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic.Most patients may have one... [Read More]
MondayBurlington City Council, 5:30 p.m., city hall. For public access, call (646) 749-3122; Meeting number 791-645-725Fort Madison Airport Commission, 6 p.m., municipal airportTuesdayDes Moines County... [Read More]
Community members will gather at 6 p.m. Tuesday in downtown Burlington for a peaceful protest and vigil spurred by the death of George Floyd, who... [Read More]
In 1833, Burlington was a hardscrabble cluster of rough huts clinging to the banks of the Mississippi. But to 9-year-old Billy Ross, it was a... [Read More]
At 6:30 p.m. Jan. 21 it was revealed on national television that Derek Jeter and Larry Walker had been voted into the Baseball Hall of... [Read More]
While the COVID-19 pandemic upended the lives of people around the globe, Des Moines County residents did what they do best — take care of... [Read More]
Former Burlington Expos (Bees) Larry Walker is part of Class of 2020 Baseball Hall of Fame... [Read More]
University of Iowa men's basketball forward Patrick McCaffery's hardship waiver petition has been approved by the Big Ten Conference. He has four years of eligibility... [Read More]
Iowa has added Troy to its nonconference football schedule in four years.The athletic department announced Friday the Hawkeyes will host the Trojans Sept. 14, 2024,... [Read More]
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