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  1. Wever man charged after chaseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! FORT MADISON - A Wever man was charged during the weekend after leading law enforcement officers on a high-speed chase that began Friday evening in lllinois and ended a short time later in Fort Madison. Matthew James Munz, 34, was charged with assault on a peace officer with a dangerous weapon, assault on a police officer, interference with official acts and eluding.

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  2. Police chase ends in arrest in Fort MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    On Friday night around 7:30pm Fort Madison police received a call for help from deputies in Hancock County Illinois. Officers were in pursuit of a car headed towards the BNSF bridge that connects Illinois and Iowa.

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  3. Michael BowenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hawk Eye

    K. Michael "Mike" Bowen, 72, of Wever died at 2:36 a.m. Sunday, April 19, 2015, at his home. Born April 3, 1943, he was the son of Kinzy Dale and Eva Pruett Bowen. On Sept. 15, 1962, he married Nancy Werner in Fort Madison.

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  4. Fort Madison United Way plans Resource Center open houseRead the original story

    Sunday | Hawk Eye

    The former Idol Rashid Memorial Library has been converted into a local resource center, and volunteers are ready to show it off. An open house is planned from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the center, 3421 Avenue L, which is across the street from the McDonald's restaurant.

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  5. Fort Madison to help pay for sidewalk upgradesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Hawk Eye

    The city of Fort Madison will pay for concrete for eligible homeowners wanting to install new or replace deteriorated sidewalks.

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  6. Wayne KaiserRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Hawk Eye

    Wayne F. "Doc" Kaiser, 92, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away at 10:28 p.m. on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at Fort Madison Community Hospital. He was born on October 8, 1922, in Nauvoo, IL to Frank and Edith Kriese Kaiser.

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  7. Train show about to boardRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! FORT MADISON - Train enthusiasts and anyone interested in the history of Iowa's railroads will want to clear their calendars this weekend.

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  8. James William "Jim" BusbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Hayfield Herald

    ... March 7, 1917, in Walnut Grove, IL the son of James C. and Alice M. (Lawson) Busby. He attended school in the Fort Madison, IA area. On March 22 1941, he was united in marriage to Olevia Sue "Lee" Varner, in Kahoka, MO. On November 4, 1942, he ...

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  9. James William "Jim" BusbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Hayfield Herald

    ... March 7, 1917, in Walnut Grove, IL the son of James C. and Alice M. (Lawson) Busby. He attended school in the Fort Madison, IA area. On March 22 1941, he was united in marriage to Olevia Sue "Lee" Varner, in Kahoka, MO. On November 4, 1942, he ...

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  10. Ft. Madison Prison could open late this summer or early fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    "This is a unit that will house individuals that are in our tier two, our mid range incentive program," says Warden Nick Ludwick while he proudly guides a tour around the new facility. "Smoke evacuation is an issue,": said Jerry Barrtruff, Director of the Iowa Department of Corrections.

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  11. Maureen KelleyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Hawk Eye

    Maureen Kelley, 75, of Fort Madison died at 9:50 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at her home. Born June 8, 1939, in West Point, she was the daughter of Vivian and Elizabeth Otte Douglas.

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  12. Relay for Life set for May 1Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! FORT MADISON - It's time to break out those running or walking shoes.

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  13. FM school safer, thanks to group effortRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! FORT MADISON - A few determined parents and a lot of help from community businesses have combined for safety improvements at Richardson Elementary School.

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  14. Red Numbers by Lundsgaard, Sargent Lead WPU to IWC TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Osky News

    Fort Madison-The William Penn men's golf team dominated en route to its second crown of the spring as it won the Iowa Wesleyan Classic Monday. The Statesmen bested the 11-team field with a 294 at the par-72 Sheaffer Memorial Golf Course.

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  15. Lee County talks security after threatRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! MONTROSE - After a county employee was threatened last month with a crossbow, a Lee County supervisor asked Tuesday for the county's security measures to be stepped up. Police arrested Wade Southern of Fort Madison in late March for trying to enter the North Lee Courthouse with a crossbow.

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  16. Trojans open golf season in Ft. MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Fairfield Ledger

    While Fairfield finished third, head coach Mick Flattery saw a lot of positives from a group of guys who are pretty new to the varsity golf scene. "This is pretty much what I expected to start the season," Flattery said.

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  17. 38-year-old man accused of shooting teen in southeast IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | KCRG

    A 38-year-old Fort Madison man is accused of shooting a 14-year-old boy in the southeast Iowa city. Authorities say Donny West, who also is known as Donny McDonald, was arrested Sunday while trying to flee the scene.

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  18. Bloodhounds roll over NikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Hawk Eye

    Fort Madison High School junior Braxton Williams is a hard-core soccer fanatic. While many of his peers were busy opening presents and spending quality time with their families last Christmas Day, Williams went outside in his family's backyard, shoveled out a makeshift soccer pitch and spent the day honing his shot.

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  19. Man charged with shooting boy, 14Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! FORT MADISON - A 38-year-old man is in custody following the shooting early Sunday of a 14-year-old boy at a house in Fort Madison over the weekend. Donny Junior West, also known as Donny McDonald, was arrested shortly after officers responded to a domestic disturbance at 12:30 a.m. at 1931 Avenue I. PO Box 10, 800 S. Main St. Burlington, Iowa 52601 319-754-8461 1-800-397-1708 FAX: 319-754-6824 Circulation: 319-754-8462 Classified: 319-754-8463 Privacy Policy Problems? Contact the webmaster .

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  20. Fort Madison teen shot in domestic disturbanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A teen was taken to the hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound after what police are calling a domestic disturbance. Police were called to 1931 Avenue I, around 12:21 a.m. on Sunday, April 5, 2015.

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