Author Archives: Janelle Tucker

Name Released in Fatal Motorcycle Accident Near Dundee

Name Released in Fatal Motorcycle Accident Near Dundee

Authorities have released the name of the motorcyclist killed in an accident Tuesday night west of Dundee. The Iowa State Patrol says 67-year old Kenneth Newman of Lamont died in the collision. They say Newman was heading east on C-64 when he crossed the centerline and hit a oncoming van. The van’s driver, 27-year old

Benefit for Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputy

A benefit will be held in Arlington this weekend for a Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputy. Mike Everding of Stanley has served with the Sheriff’s Office for twelve years. He was diagnosed in December with Stage 4 aggressive and inoperable cancer. He’s currently undergoing chemotherapy in Waterloo and will continue with treatments indefinitely. A benefit for

Charles “Bill” Wathan – Independence

Independence –  Charles “Bill” Wathen, 88 years old, of rural Independence, Iowa, died on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at his home.  He was born on August 20, 1928, in Cordova, Illinois, the son of Claude    and Florence    (Carpenter) Wathen.  He graduated from high school in Rowley, Iowa, with the Class of 1947.  On November 23,

Delaware County Plans to Purchase Community Savings Bank Building

Community Savings Bank is planning to construct a new building in Manchester, with Delaware County planning to purchase the current bank facility. CSB President Steve Brady tells KMCH they researched whether to expand the existing building or build new. But with the opportunity to sell the existing facility to the County to accommodate their needs, it was

Manchester Street Project Update

Phase One of the Manchester Street Project will wrap up this Friday. The City says paving will take place in the 100 and 200 blocks of South 8th Street and the 700, 800 and 900 blocks of West Delaware. Crews from Top Grade and River City Paving will finish driveways on Saturday and Monday. Phase

Today Is Great Give Day

Today is Great Give Day. Now in its fourth year, this annual event has raised nearly $900,000 for Northeast Iowa nonprofits. This 24-hour, online-only giving day shines a spotlight on Northeast Iowa’s many nonprofits while helping them to attract new donors and build online fundraising capabilities for long-term success. The event is open to all

Erma Mae Baumgartner – Dundee

Erma Mae Baumgartner, 99, formerly of Dundee, Iowa, died Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the Edgewood Convalescent Home. Visitation: 3:30 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, May 26, 2017, at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester. Memorial Service: 10:00 a.m., Saturday, May 27, 2017, St. John Lutheran Church, Dundee, with Pastor Ron Spears officiating.