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WB’s Messamaker signs to play softball with Iowa Wesleyan University

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West Burlington High School Senior, Raven Messamaker, signs to play softball at Iowa Wesleyan University Wednesday afternoon in West Burlington. From left: WBND Head Softball Coach David Oleson, Heather Oleson (mother), Raven Messamaker, and Eric Messamaker (father).
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West Burlington High School Senior, Raven Messamaker (center) with teammates after signing to play softball at Iowa Wesleyan University.
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Burlington tops West Burlington, 54-48

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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) sends the ball to the basket over Burlington defender Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. Burlington topped West Burlington, 54-48.
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West Burlington’s Jace Figuereo (3) passes the ball against Burlington Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. Burlington topped West Burlington, 54-48.
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Burlington’s Jordan Lowe (5) blocks the shot of West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. Burlington topped West Burlington, 54-48.
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No.7 Falcons tame Grayhounds, 68-27

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West Burlington’s Abigail Bence (20) is fouled by Burlington’s Ella Schroeder (14) Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. No. 7 West Burlington defeated Burlington, 68-27.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow (10) looks to the basket in front of Burlington’s Ayla Cannon (40) Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. No. 7 West Burlington defeated Burlington, 68-27.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) grabs a rebound in front of Burlington’s Madison Bunton (10) Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. No. 7 West Burlington defeated Burlington, 68-27.
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West Burlington’s McKenna Marlow (1) looks to the basket in front of Burlington’s Madison Bunton (10) Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. No. 7 West Burlington defeated Burlington, 68-27.
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West Burlington’s Stacey Dzawo (11) tries to shoot in front of Burlington’s Ariana Baylark (4) Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. No. 7 West Burlington defeated Burlington, 68-27.
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West Burlington’s Riley Richards (13) looks to the basket Saturday afternoon at Carl Johannsen Gymnasium in Burlington. No. 7 West Burlington defeated Burlington, 68-27.
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COVID-19 Vaccine Information for IOWA & ILLINOIS

Click here: IOWA Department of Public Health COVID-19 Vaccine Information for the Public.

Click here: ILLINOIS Department of Public Health COVID-19 Vaccine Information for the Public

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Earth spinning faster? Scientists think so

CLICK HERE: Scientists believe each day is a slightly shorter than 24 hours because the planet is rotating faster than it has in 50 years.

Scientists believe each day is a slightly shorter than 24 hours because the planet is rotating faster than it has in 50 years.
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U.S. factory activity near 2-1/2-year high

CLICK HERE: U.S. factory activity near 2-1/2-year high; COVID-19 disrupting supply chains

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Be Brave – Speak Truth

Free speech and intellectual freedom are the civil rights issues of our time. Are you ready to defend them? That’s the question that former US Ambassador Nikki Haley poses in this challenging video. This video was made possible by a generous grant from Colorado Christian University (CCU).
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Why Iowa’s vaccine distribution plan differs from other states

CLICK HERE: The White House and CDC left it up to states to decide how to distribute the vaccine, so each plan will be different.

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What Is Big Green? It’s Larger than Big Oil and Big Tech

You hear lots of dire predictions these days — the planet is burning, the seas are rising, and so on. But what is the real purpose of all this doom and gloom? Is it to protect the environment? Or is there a different motive? Rogan O’Handley, aka DC Draino, gets to the bottom of these questions in this important video.

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Falcons down Comets, 95-74

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West Burlington’s Ethan Eilers (34) looks to the basket around Cardinal defenders Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed Cardinal, 95-74.
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West Burlington’s Brady Martin (11) goes to the basket between Cardinal defenders Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed Cardinal, 95-74.
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West Burlington’s Kasean Rice (23) shoots over a Cardinal defender Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed Cardinal, 95-74.