The Des Moines County Conservation Department hopes its newest addition will provide more recreational opportunities for residents.
A nonprofit group in Burlington is promoting building restoration and preservation and has dedicated a mural to a former board member.
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.