Burlington downs Davenport West, 76-49

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Burlington’s Deron Draine (10) shoots over a Davenport West Defender Friday night in Burlington. Burlington defeated Davenport West, 76-49.
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Burlington’s Amarion Davis (33) delivers the ball to the basket against Davenport West Friday night in Burlington. Burlington defeated Davenport West, 76-49.
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Davenport West’s Malik Westerfield (2) dunks the ball against Burlington Friday night in Burlington. Burlington defeated Davenport West, 76-49.
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Burlington Head Coach Reggie Shipp (center) talks strategy with his players during a timeout Friday night in Burlington. Burlington defeated Davenport West, 76-49.
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Burlington’s Carlton Martinex-Hale (21) hits a layup against Davenport West Friday night in Burlington. Burlington defeated Davenport West, 76-49.

‘Zombie’ deer disease is in 24 states and thousands of infected deer are eaten each year, expert warns

Click here: For humans, eating infected deer meat would be the most likely way for it to spread to people, the CDC says. Estimates show that 7,000 to 15,000 animals infected with Chronic Wasting Disease are eaten each year and that number could rise by 20 percent annually, according to the the Alliance for Public Wildlife.

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Hawks upset No. 14 Falcons, 44-40

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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) shoots against Central Lee in the Regional Semifinal Wednesday night in Fairfield. Central Lee defeated No. 14 West Burlington, 44-40.
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West Burlington’s Alexis Davis (14) drives the lane around Central Lee’s Malarie Ross (10) in the Regional Semifinal Wednesday night in Fairfield. Central Lee defeated No. 14 West Burlington, 44-40.
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West Burlington’s Iliyah Moore (23) looks to the basket against Central Lee in the Regional Semifinal Wednesday night in Fairfield. Central Lee defeated No. 14 West Burlington, 44-40.
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West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) shoots against Central Lee in the Regional Semifinal Wednesday night in Fairfield. Central Lee defeated No. 14 West Burlington, 44-40.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) looks to the basket against Central Lee in the Regional Semifinal Wednesday night in Fairfield. Central Lee defeated No. 14 West Burlington, 44-40.

America Wants Legal Immigrants

Virtually everyone knows America has a big illegal immigration problem. But we also have a legal immigration problem: Current U.S. immigration policy is not serving the best interests of America. Is there a way to protect American citizens and still welcome newcomers to our shores? Reihan Salam offers an insightful solution in this short 5-minute video.

No. 14 WB advances to Regional Semifinal

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West Burlington’s Alexis Davis (14) shoots around L&M’s Sophia Sneddon (45) in Regional Quarterfinal game Saturday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeat L&M, 61-47.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) shoots around L&M’s Hailey Sanders (21) in Regional Quarterfinal game Saturday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeat L&M, 61-47.
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West Burlington’s Iliyah Moore (23) shoots between L&M Defenders in Regional Quarterfinal game Saturday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeat L&M, 61-47.
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West Burlington’s Samantha Dzawo (15) shoots a three over L&M’s Raegan Downing (31) in Regional Quarterfinal game Saturday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeat L&M, 61-47.