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Burlington man arrested, charged in domestic violence incident

BURLINGTON, Iowa - Around 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 17, Burlington Police Officers responded to a home in the 1600 block of Lincoln Street for reports of a domestic problem. Once officers arrived, they encountered Garret Scott Selters, 29, of the same residence. According to the Burlington Poli

WQAD - 2017-10-17 22:33:51

Woman savagely beaten, son arrested

Burlington Police are investigating the savage beating of a 56-year-old woman inside her residence east of Aspen Grove Cemetery that occurred sometime Tuesday morning. Linda Selters, 1611 Lincoln St., was transported by ambulance about 10:30 a.m. to Great River Medical Center in West Burlington and

HAWK EYE - 2017-10-18 06:01:00

Burlington man charged with burglary, theft

A Burlington man has been charged with two felonies as a result of a month-long investigation by the Henry County Sheriff's Office. Casey Leedham, 36, Burlington, was recently arrested and charged with two counts of third-degree burglary, Class D ... A Burlington man has been charged with two feloni


Plows become works of art

Notre Dame High School art teacher Tracey Jones said her students recently had a "Michaelangelo moment." However, as they lay on their backs with paintbrushes in hand, they were not painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, but rather the inside of snow plows. The Burlington Public Works departmen

HAWK EYE - 2017-10-18 06:01:00

Dramatic sentencing for Timothy Chew lands his mother in contempt of court

Chew was part of a May gun fight on South Hill with A.J. "Lil Mo" Smith, who was not charged in the incident. A Burlington man involved in a running gun battle May 10 on South Hill was sentenced to seven years in prison during a dramatic hearing Monday afternoon in which his mother was arrested for

HAWK EYE - 2017-10-17 00:26:00

Nothing holds Joe Coleman back as he battles through adversity

Joe was diagnosed with cerebral palsy and mild mental condition at a young age. After wearing metal braces on his legs at night and using crutches through most of his childhood, Joe walked on his own at age 11. Joe Coleman is a Burlington celebrity. His sister, Kimm Coleman, said she can't go anywhe


SEISO presents fall classic concert

The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Robert McConnell, will begin the Fall Classical concert with a bang. Opening the concert will be Bach's "Little" Fugue in G Minor brilliantly arranged for orchestra by Lucien Cailliet. The orchestra will then move swiftly into Beethoven's

DAILY IOWEGIAN - 2017-10-16 18:09:16

New London drops tight game at Pekin

PACKWOOD - The New London football team will have to sweat out the wildcard selections when the IAHSAA releases brackets for the 2017 postseason. The Tigers couldn't quite nab an automatic bid on Friday night ... PACKWOOD - The New London football team will have to sweat out the wildcard selections


Protest planned hoping to get local woman release from ICE's custody

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - A group of Eastern Iowans is fighting for a woman who's in jail and facing deportation even though they say she's here legally. Asucena Ramirez is from Guatemala, but had been living in Mount Pleasant since last November. She is facing a federal charge of illegal entr

KCRG.COM - 2017-10-17 01:09:00

City of Fort Madison - Ad from 2017-10-15

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Government expands local food assistance

OTTUMWA - Supervisors say a county food program is growing while a veterans program wants to grow. The county assistance "food box" program helps seniors, age 60 and older, who meet income guidelines. It used to be a maximum income of $1,307 a month for one person's earnings, or $1,759 a month maxim

OTTUMWA COURIER - 2017-10-17 21:39:00

Oak Place replacement may get expensive

OSKALOOSA - A communication breakdown and no agreement for further funding means Oak Place will close Oct. 31. A last attempt for another contract or extension never gained traction on Thursday. Instead, the South Central Behavioral Health Region decided to go another direction. They will contract w


John "Pete" Phelps

John "Pete" Phelps, 91, of Eloy, Ariz., formerly of Hillsboro, Iowa, died Tuesday, October 3, 2017, in Arizona. A visitation, will be held on Thursday, October 19, 2017, from 12:00 noon until 7:00 p.m., at Olson~Powell Memorial Chapel of Mt. ... John "Pete" Phelps, 91, of Eloy, Ariz., formerly of Hi

VILLAGESOUP.COM - 2017-10-17 07:00:00

Wapello School Board rejects early retirement plan

Despite a recommendation to approve from Wapello School Superintendent Mike Peterson, the Wapello School Board on Wednesday defeated two efforts to establish an early retirement program for the district's certified staff. Peterson said an early retirement plan could help the district's general fund

QUAD-CITIES TIMES - 2017-10-16 18:00:00

MercyMe wins artist of the year at Dove Awards

Contemporary Christian band MercyMe took home awards for artist of the year and pop/contemporary album of the year and the band's frontman, Bart Millard, was named songwriter of the year (artist) at this year's Dove Awards. The Gospel Music Association held its annual awards show Tuesday in Nashvill

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2017-10-18 04:31:00

Berlusconi stumps for referendums in 2 Italian regions

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. Former Italian Premier and Forza Italia (Go Italy) Leader Silvio Berlusconi leaves at the end of a press conference with Lombardy Region President Roberto Maroni to present the Referendum for autonomy in Lombardy in

QUAD-CITIES TIMES - 2017-10-18 12:50:28

Star Wars : The Last Jedi

This past Monday,during halftime of the Bears-Vikings game the trailer for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" premiered. The trailer was chalk full of information and teasers about what will be in the new film. Throughout the trailer we see the return of some familiar faces and beloved/hated characters. In

WESTERN COURIER - 2017-10-16 15:39:26

Rick's Six: Shots-fired in downtown, Cubs near elimination, and West End treats

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. A good Wednesday to all. Another nice day in story for the Quad-Cities. Here are the weather details. 1. Sunny and mild Today will be sunny with a high near 72 degrees. South winds between 5 to 15 mph will gust as hi

QUAD-CITIES TIMES - 2017-10-18 10:30:00

DAILY RECORD: births, fire calls, building permits

Daily Record routinely publishes public records available through government agencies. Births TRINITY MOLINE Crystal and Blake Breiby, Lynn Center, Illinois, girl, Oct. 12. Julie and Seth Brown, Port Byron, girl, Oct. 12. Taylor Brown and Michael Jett II, East Moline, boy, Oct. 12. Patricia Elshoff,

QUAD-CITIES TIMES - 2017-10-17 05:00:00

Boil order issued in Hamilton, Ill.

Hamilton, Illinois, water department officials issued a boil order Monday afternoon for some residents. In a news release, the city reported the boil effected residents in the following areas:450 through 481 Oakcrest1931 through 1961 Oakcrest1920 through 1971 Church The boil order was scheduled to r

WGEM.COM - 2017-10-16 23:20:00