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Burlington Hawk Eye (Newspaper) - March 28, 2015, Burlington, Iowa Of partly Cloudy High 42 Low 31 Maas a sports i in end of the Road unexpected performance ends Iowa a tourney Hopes Home amp Garden i in unique landscape larger than life characters inhabit Garden the Hawk Eye 178th year a no. 258 saturday March 28, 2015 75$fatalities renew pleas to Widen . 34no Money has been appropriated for remaining 2-Lane stretch. By William Smith a Smith com Michele Schnicker is just one of Many local residents pleading with legislators and government officials to Widen the two Lane Highway Between Burlington and Monmouth 111. A two vehicle Accident on . 34 West of Gladstone 111., killed two Burlington residents thursday morning raising the death toll i that stretch of Highway to five people since feb. 3,2013. That was the Day Schnicker a husband died in a head on collision i the same stretch of Road a its just devastating and my heart goes kit to the families for what they re going through Quot Schnicker said. A a it a very emotional. And it just gives me Mon drive and passion to get that Road the Burlington woman became an Active member of the Highway 34 coalition after her husband s death and is hoping this latest Accident will open some eyes in tax Illinois legis latin. She a already grateful to us. R a. Chert Bustos d-17th District and state sen. John Sullivan a Rushville for the support they be shown the coalition but it is going to take More than that. A i was saddened to hear of yesterdays deadly crash in Henderson count Bustos said. A my thoughts and prayers Are with the friends and families of or. Kemp and or. Brown during this difficult time. I continue to be a Strong supporter of expanding . 34 from two lanes to four lanes because not Only will it boost our Region s Economy but it will help improve Road safety and prevent future tragedies like this one from happening Schynk Ker already has volunteered to update the coalitions website with newer information and Wilans to Start a Facebook Page As Well. A my vote does t count Over there Illinois but i be tried real hard to work with the Iowa legis lature. We need to work together Quot she said a a there a a number of people from Burlington that travel that with the exception of a recently opened bypass of Biggsville iu., 25 Miles of . 34 is just two lanes wide on the Hilly terrain Between Burlington and Monmouth. The Highway 34 coalition was founded in 1990 by us lab Charlie met Hesney As a by state organization to lobby for the completion of . 34 As a four Lane expressway his son Kurt Mcchesney has served As chairman of the group sure 2004 and is hoping to get the entire stretch of Highway widens by 2020. In a 10-year Span 775 accidents occurred i tax Henderson minty stretch of . 34, resulting in .�?~153 injuries and 12 fatalities. A we have a kit of work to do and this is a reminder that we need to get it k or Quot Mot Hesney said. A you just look at the line of traffic that was hacked up from the thursday Accident Arni the semis outnumbered tax Sec Highway 5a a it in tomorrow s paper a. Only in Theta Keye print a web a Mobile to subscribe Call 319-754-8462 or 1-000-397-1708. Something to wine about retiring Reid wants Schumer As replacement Sec foundation fundraiser looks toward building colleges future. By William Smith the wine was flowing freely during the ninth annual Southeastern Community College foundation a great tastes fundraiser Friday night but tax event was about much More than wine. It was about building a future for Sec and the surrounding Community. Hence the slogan a building the dream a this is the Best year Ever a said Becky Rump executive director of the Sec foundation. A we have Over 300 rickets sold we have the most sponsor tables Ever the most beverage vendors. We have 13 beverage vendors and a Coffee hundreds of items were for Sale during the live and silent auctions that accompanied the wine tasting at the Pizazz convention and event Center but the highlight of tax night was a special announcement. A we have raised or have committed More than $7 million a Rump said with a huge Grin. That Money will go toward a Hall of sciences building on so cd a West Burlington Campus next to the future health professions Center. The two Story building Nill House new state of the Art science labs and smart classrooms. Like the health professions Center the Hall of sciences will provide science faculty and staff a Central location where they can share resources and collaborate More easily. Science labs and equipment on the Keokuk Campus also will be updated. A we Are going to be raising $5 million More because we need to raise a total of $12 million at least for the Hall of sciences Quot Rump said. An Industrial maintenance technology building also will potential rival Durbin will Back leaders Choice Hopes to keep whip spot. By Charles Babington and Erica Werner associated press Washington a Senate Mii Amity Leader Harry Reid a pugnacious and Glamour averse tactician who United democrats to help deliver Tough a stories for president Barack Obama said Friday he a retiring next year. He immediately endorsed Brash new York sen. Huck Schumer to succeed him As Leader of a party desperate to regain the Senate majority Reid 75, Rose from hardscrabble it Gina nos in Nevada and brought his Amateur Xix Era a tenacity to the Pinnacle of c i Gressional politic. Friends said his doggedness and indifference to popularity helped Rebuff republicans who fiercely oppose Bama i health care spending immigration and other issues but critics said Reid added to Washington s poisonous partisanship particularly by changing Senate filibuster roles in 2013 to enable Baina to appoint More judges on Friday Schumer seized see Reid 5a Airliner co Pilot May have had hidden illness John Lovretta inc Hawk Eye Tammy Hobbs samples a wine Friday from Lake Hill winery in Carthage ii at the ninth annual Southeastern Community College foundation s social event dubbed great tastes at the Pizazz convention and event Center. Proceeds will support Sec foundation Board scholarships found see tastes 5a Tion expenses instructional program mini Grants and facilities improvements. Doctor ordered him not to Fly Day he hew Jet into Mountainside. By Geir Moulson and David Mchugh associated press Monta Baur Germany a Gemian wings co Pilot Andreas Lubitz appeared Happy and healthy to acquaintances but a facture emerged Friday of a Man who hid evidence of an ill less from his employers including a Tom up doctor s note that would live kept him off work the Day authorities say in crashed flight 9525 into an Al Pix Mountain sick. As Gem tan in we tutors set night to piece together the Puzzle of wily Lubitz locked his Captain out of tix cockpit and crashed tile a of his a120, police in the French Alps toiled to retrieve the shattered remains of tile 150 a Oak killed in tuesdays crash searches conducted at Lubitza a Sec co Pilot 5a internet outages reveal gaps in broadband infrastructure service providers mostly unregulated done to build alternative routes. By Felicia Fonseca and David a to associated press Flagstaff Aru a when vandals sliced a fiber optic Cable in the Arizona desert last month they did More than time Warp thousands of people Back to an Era before computers credit cards or even phones. They exposed a glaring vulnerability in the nations internet infrastructure in it backup systems in Many places. Because intent service largely is unregulated by the its feral government and the states decisions about network reliability an left to the service providers. Industry analysts say these companies generally do not build alternative routes or redundancies unless they believe it is worthwhile financially. Tax result while most major metropolitan areas in the us. Have backup systems Sony smaller cities and Many Royal areas do not. A the More Royal the location the More Likely that there a Only one Road in and out of that location a said Sean Donelan a former infrastructure Security manager in the . Homeland Security department who now works for a cube Security finn. A if someone manages to Cut that fiber you la generally see a one or two or three Day despite its own warnings about Sec internet 5a mums it Mill Lim Imit in 44 pages 5 sections i business 7 a i i classifieds 3c i i dear Abby 7c i editorial a i Home amp Arderi in i i sports in i City amp Region 3a i corrections 2a i i deaths 7b i happenings 4c i Iowa amp Illinois 4a i i to listings 6c m i Soo 397-1708 of Hon Wirt div Mike Loucks sits in his Home space exploration engineering office in Harbor wash., in the san Juan islands. Loucks lost internet and phone service during a 10-Day outage on the Island in 2013. Elaine Thompson ass Onate press 63331 00075&Quot"2

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