Featured Posts

KMCH Air Personalities Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Mike, Rob and Janelle went through with the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge live on the air Tuesday morning outside the KMCH Studios in downtown Manchester! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGOaDbbJyQU They're each donating to the cause... Be sure to go to alsa.org and donate too!

Read More

Arlington Farmer Named the Next Bachelor

It's official... A local farmer and fellow Iowan has been named "The Bachelor". ABC announced Tuesday morning on "Good Morning America" that 32-year old Chris Soules of Arlington will be the next star of hit romance reality TV show "The ...

Read More

Manchester Ambassadors Welcome New Businesses and Employees

You may have noticed a new face at the Delaware County Extension Office. Amber Luckstead has taken over for Lori Scovel as the Delaware County Extension Program Director. Luckstead grew up involved in 4-H and has previous experience serving at ...

Read More

Manchester Whitewater Park Construction to Start Soon

Construction will start soon on the Manchester Whitewater Park. Ryan Wicks has been leading the Good to Great committee that is heading the project and says there's been a lot of behind the scenes work going on until this point. WW ...

Read More

Lahrs Receive Manchester's Nice Neighbor Award

Dave and Norma Lahr have been presented the Nice Neighbor Award from the City of Manchester. The couple was nominated by Larry and Sonja Sanderson for always helping the couple and being a good neighbor. If you know someone in ...

Read More

August Valued Volunteer: Angie Zehr

Congratulations to our latest "Valued Volunteer"...Angie Zehr of Manchester!  Angie and her husband Chris are very involved in Boy Scouts and Girls Scouts, and several activities at West Delaware including The Friends Of Music and Show Choir.  If you know ...

Read More

Local News

chris soules

Arlington Farmer Named the Next “Bachelor”

It’s official… A local farmer and fellow Iowan has been named “The Bachelor”. ABC announced Tuesday morning on “Good Morning America” that 32-year old Chris Soules of Arlington will be the next star of hit romance reality TV show “The Bachelor”. Chris, who grew up on a farm near Lamont and attended Iowa State, appeared

Local Sports

Mt. Vernon Cross Country Invite Results

Mount Vernon Invitational from http://www.iatfcc.org/ Girls 1 Dubuque Hempstead 3 4 11 13 14 15 16 = 45 17:10 0:37 2 Mount Vernon-Lisbon 6 8 9 17 22 23 26 = 62 17:26 0:59 3 Vinton-Shellsburg 2 5 12 21 34 36 45 = 74 17:33 2:29 4 Benton Community 1 20 28 31 38 39

Announcements

Maquoketa Valley Drill Team Dancer Dash 5K Run/Walk

The Maquoketa Valley Drill Team Dancer Dash 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, August 30th at 9 am at Conrad City Park in Earlville. Cost for pre-registration before August 15th is $20, or register August 16th through the day of the race for $25. Race day registration is from 8 to 8:45 am at Conrad

Ag News

WATER ALLIANCE

Farm Trade Groups Form Water Quality Alliance

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Three Iowa farm trade groups have formed an organization called the Iowa Agriculture Water Alliance to push farmers harder on the implementation of farm practices designed to clean Iowa’s water. The group’s goal is to get more farmers to participate in the state’s Nutrient Reduction Strategy, a voluntary program initiated

RSS Radio Iowa News

  • Lolo Jones may compete on ‘Dancing with the Stars’ August 27, 2014
    Reports are circulating that another Iowan will be a part of the television show “Dancing With The Stars.” According to E! News, Lolo Jones will be part of the ABC-TV show’s cast when the 19th season of Dancing With The Stars begins on September 15. The 32-year-old Jones, who grew up in Des Moines, has […]
    Pat Curtis
  • Appeals Court rules gang references didn’t hinder Waterloo man’s case August 27, 2014
    The Iowa Court of Appeals has upheld a northeast Iowa man’s murder conviction. Montez Caples of Waterloo admitted to luring 34-year-old Robert Shannon of Parkersburg into a car where he shot him in the back of the neck in 2011. He said he was forced to kill Shannon by another man. Caples was found guilty […]
    Dar Danielson
  • Program uses mentors to teach intervention against sexual violence August 27, 2014
    The Mentor in Violence Prevention program is teaching Iowa high school and college students how to prevent sexual assault. MVP coaches the students to intercede when they recognize signs of looming sexual violence. Iowa State University student Tucker Carrell participated in MVP while in high school and says sometimes it’s hard to speak up, but […]
    Matt Kelley
  • Ex-State Senator admits he took $73,000 ‘under the table’ to work on 2012 presidential campaign August 27, 2014
    A state senator who resigned after being accused of taking payments to work on a 2012 presidential campaign has pleaded guilty to taking $73,000 worth of what prosecutors call “under-the-table” money. The U.S. Department of Justice today announced 42-year-old Kent Sorenson of Milo has pled guilty to one count of obstruction of justice and one count of causin
    O. Kay Henderson
  • Northeast Iowa farmer will search for bride on ‘The Bachelor’ August 27, 2014
    A farmer from northeast Iowa will be the next star on the reality TV show “The Bachelor.” The announcement was made this morning on ABC’s Good Morning America. Thirty-two-year-old Chris Soules grew up on a family farm near Arlington in Fayette County and graduated from Iowa State University. He’s hoping to find his bride-to-be on […]
    Pat Curtis

RSS Iowa Agribusiness Radio

RSS Entertainment News

  • Judge lets 'X-Men' director's accuser drop lawsuit August 27, 2014
    HONOLULU (AP) — A former child model can drop his lawsuit accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii and has the option of refiling it later, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
    The Associated Press
  • Diane Sawyer exits as ABC's evening news anchor August 27, 2014
    NEW YORK (AP) — Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news team each weeknight.
    The Associated Press
  • Final ruling issued against part of polygamy ban August 27, 2014
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law in a lawsuit filed by the family that appears on the TV show "Sister Wives."
    The Associated Press
  • Rapper Young Jeezy pleads not guilty to gun charge August 27, 2014
    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — California prosecutors say platinum-selling rapper Young Jeezy has pleaded not guilty to possessing an illegal assault weapon during an investigation into a fatal shooting at a rap concert.
    The Associated Press
  • Source: BET suspends producer after Blue Ivy joke August 27, 2014
    NEW YORK (AP) — BET has suspended a producer after a joke about Beyonce and Jay Z's daughter that aired Monday on the network's music video countdown show, "106 & Park."
    The Associated Press

RSS AP Sports

  • Royals score 6 runs in 8th to beat Twins 6-1 August 27, 2014
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals conjured up a little more late-game magic Wednesday night.
    The Associated Press
  • Maria Sharapova comes through in 3 sets at US Open August 27, 2014
    NEW YORK (AP) — A year ago at this time, Maria Sharapova was sitting out the U.S. Open, getting checked by doctors and having tests on the surgically repaired right shoulder that has troubled her off and on.
    The Associated Press
  • USC's Shaw admits to lying about injuries, rescue August 27, 2014
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw confessed that he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.
    The Associated Press
  • Sam gets last chance at Rams' preseason impression August 27, 2014
    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Michael Sam is about to get one last chance to show the St. Louis Rams why he belongs on their 53-man roster.
    The Associated Press
  • NFL suspends Browns star WR Gordon for 2014 season August 27, 2014
    CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon's wait is over, and so is his 2014 season. Now the star wide receiver's career is in peril.
    The Associated Press

KMCH on Facebook:

Top copyright 2014 cmedia inc.