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Burlington, Iowa is located in Des Moines County. Zip codes in Burlington, IA include 52601. The median home price in Burlington is $139,900 which is roughly $62/per square foot. More Burlington information.

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Jury acquits man in Eastern Michigan player death

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Hawk Eye

A win was worth the wait

Don't look now, but he's back. Just one week after blowing a motor while holding a comfortable lead in the 305 sprint car feat ... Dana Royer/Special to The Hawk Eye Donnie Steward of West Burlington maneuvers his 305 sprint car through the second turn during a heat race Saturday night at 34 Raceway.

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The Washington Evening Journal

Noll has ambitious plans for Fairfield

As a youth, Dr. Laurie Noll had always dreamed of becoming a marine biologist. Excelling in math and science, she'd even picked out the university she planned to attend in Florida.

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Hawk Eye

Fundraiser helps church give back

St. Luke United Church of Christ has a special meaning for Richard Smith of Burlington.

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Hawk Eye

Police: Family of 5 dead in Maine

Police say five members of a Maine family have been found dead. State police spokesman Steve McCausland says the bodies ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook.

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Hawk Eye

Benefit ride makes pit stop in Burlington

Participants in the 13th annual Florida/Alaska Run made a pit stop Sunday in Burlington for a meal and a good night's sleep before continuin ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Andy Sairrino of New York and Jerry Greely of Florida speak about motorcycles Monday in Burlington before resuming their benefit ride to Alaska.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

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The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Eye on the Arts column

During concert season he may be found playing the oboe, bassoon or saxophone. "So far he hasn't been called upon to play the flute or the clarinet, but that's only because the need has not yet arisen," Priebe said.

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Hawk Eye

Deep into the night...

It looked like another inning was going to click onto the scoreboard. Two outs, runners on first and third in the 14th inning.

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Hawk Eye

Where does it all go?

Gambling used to be shunned by states as unwholesome, but it has been rehabilitated by labeling it "entertainment," regulating it with overs ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Jim Leach, left, from Texas visiting family, makes a stop to play blackjack along with Shante Johnson and Shon Gates, both of Burlington, as they get their cards from dealer Joleen ... (more)

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Hawk Eye

FedEx charges raise online drug issues

FedEx Corp., the latest company accused in a federal probe involving illegal online pharmacies, said it will fight the charg ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Hawk Eye

Lift station emerges in better shape than '08

When the Burlington wastewater treatment plant crew examined the actuator that burned out in the Flood of 2014 and saw it was dry, they were ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye The downtown BNSF Railway crossing opens to traffic Friday near Main Street.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Daily Gazette

The Main Scoop: Where are the positive education stories?

I've been the education reporter at Sauk Valley Media for about 3 weeks, and I've already been asked the same question more than once.

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The Fairfield Ledger

Noll has ambitious plans for Fairfield

Laurie Noll, Fairfield's new superintendent of schools, stands next to the plaque hanging in her office that embodies her own mission statement for education.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Hawk Eye

Suspended WR Blackmon arrested on drug complaint

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The Fairfield Ledger

Burlington council votes down toy gun ordinance

The Burlington City Council voted down an ordinance that would have required people to use carrying cases to transport toy or replica guns in public.

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Hawk Eye

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Hawk Eye

Drawing to a close

The 161st Des Moines County Fair, which concludes the area fair season, kicked off with the fair queen's crowning Tuesday ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Jake Jankowski, then 10, of Mediapolis cradles a Rhode Island Red, getting the chicken ready for show at last year's Des Moines County Fair in West Burlington.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Hawk Eye

Soldier mauled by bear was wearing protective gear

Officials say a 26-year-old Alaska Army National Guard soldier was wearing a combat helmet and other protective gea ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook.

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Examiner.com

Iowa city council to consider banning open carry of toy guns

If the city council of Burlington, Iowa, has its way, children will not be allowed to openly carry toy guns in public without written permission from city authorities, Iowa Gun Owners said on Facebook Monday.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Hawk Eye

'Drones' growing in popularity

Model aircraft rule the sky over Polson Field, an airstrip at Big Hollow Recreation Area dedicated to the pursuit of remote-controlled fligh ... John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Bill Swink, a member of the Burlington Model Airplane Club, shows his Blade350QX quadcopter.

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