- Kidney from boss means life for Burlington woman Updated: Feb-07-16 10:27 am
WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa - Despite a failing kidney that drained her energy, stiffened her joints and forced her on dialysis, Burlington resident Samantha Ripple never asked anyone for a kidney transplant.
- Contractors finish project after builder dies in rural Iowa Updated: Feb-04-16 5:35 pm
MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa - A group of contractors has united to complete a custom-built home in Mediapolis after the original contractor died in a single-vehicle accident before finishing the project.
- Chief Tama sculpture may be returned to Burlington building Updated: Jan-27-16 12:25 pm
BURLINGTON, Iowa - A developer is asking Des Moines County officials for the return of a terra cotta sculpture of Chief Tama so that it can once again adorn the Tama Building in Burlington, which is under renovation
- Board wants to hire outside lawyer for shooting records case Updated: Jan-22-16 9:05 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Public Information Board agrees with its executive director that an outside lawyer should prosecute three agencies accused of violating open records law regarding the fatal shooting of a Burlington woman.