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Tuesday Brings More Champions at Delaware County Fair

Tuesday Brings More Champions at Delaware County Fair

The Delaware County Fair was packed full with 4-H and FFA shows on Tuesday, and the State Fair project winners were revealed Tuesday (check out their group photo below!)… Let’s check in with Delaware County ISU Extension and Outreach Program Director Amber Reiter for a list of yesterday’s winners.   Tonight’s entertainment at the fair will be

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Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz to Visit Dyersville

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz will be visiting the area this Friday. Senator Cruz will stop by the Field of Dreams movie site a little after 9 o’clock Friday morning before heading to Brooklyn, Iowa for a town hall meeting that afternoon. On Saturday, he’ll speak at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames. The Field

Audit Says $2 Million Misspent in Iowa’s 6th Judicial District

The State Auditor has released a follow-up report indicating up to two-million dollars was misspent in Iowa’s 6th Judicial District over a six-year period. Employees in the 6th Judicial District handle parole, probation and work release cases in six eastern Iowa counties, including Jones and Linn counties. A report released in January of last year

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Day Two of Delaware County Fair

Monday kicked off the Delaware County Fair, with one of the largest parades in the fair’s history. Around 250 floats made their way down the streets of Manchester in the 45-minute long parade. And Manchester firefighters took in a record $2,111 in donations from parade-goers for their annual MDA Fill-the-Boot campaign. Today is Day Two

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Dangerous Heat and Humidity Hits Iowa

It’s the hottest day of the year so far… Heat and humidity have returned to Eastern Iowa, definitely making it feel like summer. But the heat can be dangerous, with temperatures around 90 degrees and heat index readings reaching around 105 to 110 degrees this afternoon into this evening. The National Weather Service has issued

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Delaware County Fair Kicks Off

The Delaware County Fair kicks off today in Manchester. This year’s fair will include the Trace Adkins concert on Thursday night, VIP Night with Poison’s Bret Michaels on Friday night, the return of free carnival rides and a new and improved Demo Derby on Sunday. The week starts with 4-H and FFA judging, including Home

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F&M Bank Named One of Area’s “Coolest Places to Work”

F & M Bank was recently recognized by the Corridor Business Journal as being one of the area’s “Coolest Places to Work.” “The Coolest Places to Work” title identifies and honors local companies that have created the most engaging and rewarding work environments. Nominated companies in a seven county region are selected based on a

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