Category Archives: West Burlington

‘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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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.

Notre Dame downs WB, 65-48

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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (24) tries to shoot over Notre Dame’s Mitchell Brent (2) Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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Notre Dame’s Axel Tjaden (24) goes to the basket against West Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) goes to the basket against Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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Notre Dame’s Sam Brueck (4) takes the ball to the basket against West Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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West Burlington’s Reece Richards (42) goes to the basket against Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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Notre Dame’s Ryle Koenig (21) shoots in front of West Burlington’s Tanner Snodgrass (0) Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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West Burlington’s Jonah Marlow (10) shoots in front of Notre Dame’s Rylie Koenig (21) Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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Notre Dame’s Mitchell Brent (2) goes to the basket against West Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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West Burlington’s Colton Sherwood (1) passes over Notre Dame’s Mitchell Brent (2) Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.
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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (24) lifts the ball to the basket against Notre Dame Wednesday night in West Burlington. Notre Dame defeated West Burlington, 65-48.