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  1. Two men charged in Fort Madison stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hawk Eye

    ... if possible. Reminder: Subscribers have full access online and to our digital (PDF) version of the paper. FORT MADISON - Two men are in custody following a stabbing incident Thursday night. Taurmaria Resean Baynes, 24, was charged with willful in ...


  2. Two charged in Fort Madison, Iowa after stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... out of a vehicle. Police say 28-year-old Kevin Lamond Claville and 24-year-old Taurmaria Resean Baynes, both of Fort Madison, pulled a man from the vehicle a struck him several times. They say a second man got out of the vehicle and he was stabbed ...


  3. The Fix For a New PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    Representative Clel Baudler is among many Iowa lawmakers angry over problems at a new and empty Iowa Penitentiary. The 166-million-dollar maximum security lockup in Ft.


  4. Fort Madison's Avenue G covering up with quiltsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Hawk Eye

    Avenue G will be lined with quilts during the first two weeks of March as part of the Main Street Quilt Walk. Stores on Ave ...


  5. Dog saves family from fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A home was destroyed by a fire from Monday night in rural Fort Madison. All that's left are piles of burnt memories.


  6. Fairfield FFA participates in subdistricts; Open cattle show set in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Twelve members of the Fairfield FFA Chapter participated in the 2015 subdistrict FFA contests Feb. 16 at Fort Madison High School in Fort Madison. Tristan Ledger participated in Ag Sales, selling smoked venison snack sticks.


  7. Local Highlight Reel for February 23rdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The rematch is set between Keokuk & Fort Madison on Thursday. Canton rolls in District opener.


  8. Major cruise line may add Ft. Madison to its river itinerariesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Hawk Eye

    Call circulation at 319-754-8462 to subscribe or for changes to your subscription. Our Self Service Module is being upgraded. FORT MADISON - Tourism may increase in Fort Madison if Viking River Cruises decides to make the town a stop for future cruises. During Tue ...


  9. Business owner threatens suit against cityRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Hawk Eye

    The owner of lot 1311 18th St. in Fort Madison said he's considering suing the city after the council voted down a rezoning of ...


  10. Trojans beat Fort Madison for SEC title FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Not only did the Trojans have a chance to win the SEC outright, but they also had a chance to send a message to the other Class 3A teams around Iowa that they are going to be a force to be reckoned with come playoff time. Despite poor free throw shooting from the Trojans, they got their message across with a great defensive performance, beating the Fort Madison Bloodhounds, 42-38.


  11. $7M fix for ISPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Hawk Eye

    ... n Housing Unit One remains empty more than a year after a tour of the Iowa State Penitentiary's new facility in Fort Madison. The new site has had problems with its heating and cooling and smoke detection systems.


  12. 'Sleeping jewel' waits to reawakenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Hawk Eye

    ... at 319-754-8462 to subscribe or for changes to your subscription. Our Self Service Module is being upgraded. FORT MADISON - Heading into Fort Madison from Burlington or Illinois, a traveler will see a large stone wall to the east of them as the high ...


  13. FM group trying to purchase battle siteRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Hawk Eye

    A Fort Madison group has been collecting donations to purchase the old Fort Madison battleground site between Fourth and Fift ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.


  14. Controversial zoning change on agendaRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Hawk Eye

    Call circulation at 319-754-8462 to subscribe or for changes to your subscription. Our Self Service Module is being upgraded. FORT MADISON - The city council will vote tonight on the second reading of a rezoning ordinance allowing Feinberg Metals to return to its fo ...


  15. Fort Madison gets testedby PanthersRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 31 | Hawk Eye

    As the new year has started, the tests for the Fort Madison High School boys basketball team have been more scarce.


  16. Alton Murderer Sentenced In 1979 To Be Re-SentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | KIWA Radio

    Fort Madison, Iowa - After some landmark decisions by both the US Supreme Court and the Iowa Supreme Court, a convicted murderer from Alton who has been in prison since the 1970's is going to be re-sentenced. Kunstle says Branstad's thought was that this would eliminate the possibility of having to re-sentence all of the convicts to which the ruling applied.


  17. Roy Lowenberg Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    Roy John "Junior" Lowenberg Jr., 92, of the Kensington in Fort Madison, Iowa, formerly of Donnellson, passed away at 9:06 a.m. Monday, Janua ...


  18. Polhans given 10 years for shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    Lenard Polhans apologized to the mother of the man he shot and killed last summer moments before District Judge Michael Schilling sentenced ... John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Lenard Polhans of Fort Madison walks into the courtroom for his sentencing for voluntary manslaughter Monday in Des Moines County District Court in Burlington. Polhans was sentenced to 10 years in prison for the June 2014 shooting death of Marvin Sutton of Burlington.


  19. Huge Fertilizer Plant 70 Per Cent CompletedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WHO-TV

    WEVER, Iowa- One of the largest economic development projects in the state of Iowa is now at the 70% completed mark, according to an update issued by Iowa Fertilizer. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Netherlands based OCI N.V. and chose to build in Iowa after a close competition with Illinois.


  20. 'Life is such a precious gift'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    The deliberate beat of a snare drum set a slow but steady pace for the 138 people marching through downtown Fort Madison Satu ... John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Mary Fickel of Burlington holds rosary beads during an anti-abortion march sponsored by North Lee County Right To Life Saturday in Fort Madison.


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