Cities and counties along the Mississippi River are preparing for a surge of high water.
The Burlington School District's current officer is based at the high school. The second officer will rotate between the district’s two middle schools and attend extracurricular activities as needed.
The exact route for a 20-mile hiking/biking trail being built through Des Moines County is still being determined.
Burlington might offer a new financial incentive to boost housing in and around the city’s downtown district.
A hiking and biking trail is proceeding, slowly but surely, in Des Moines County.