Author Archives: Janelle Tucker

Northey Interested in USDA Role

Iowa Ag Secretary Bill Northey says he’s “very seriously” interested in a role in U.S. Department of Agriculture. Sonny Perdue was just sworn in as US Agriculture Secretary Tuesday. “I certainly look forward to working with him. I don’t know what role that might be,” Northey says. “…I certainly would love to work with him

Soules Called 911 After Deadly Buchanan County Crash

Authorities say former “Bachelor” TV star Chris Soules called 911 before leaving the scene of Monday night’s deadly accident in Buchanan County. The 911 call was released by the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday. In the call, Soules is heard talking to the dispatcher for five and a half minutes after the crash. Soules’

Brehme Drug in Manchester Awarded Three-Year Accreditation

Manchester, IA – Brehme Drug proudly announces a Three-Year Accreditation award in Off-the-Shelf Orthotic and Ancillary Assistive Device (AAD) by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics, Inc. (ABC).   Brehme Drug is recognized for achievements in the areas of Organizational Management, Patient Care Standards, Quality Assurance, Supplier Compliance and Facility and

Trial Scheduled for Alleged Murderer of Peosta Native

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) – A June trial has been scheduled for the man accused of killing a Peosta native. The Telegraph Herald reports that 25-year-old Fontae Buelow of Dubuque pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of cocaine possession and first-degree murder. His trial is set to begin June 6th. He’s accused of killing his girlfriend,

The Bread Basket Named Among “99 Best Eats in Iowa”

A Manchester restaurant has received some statewide recognition this month. The Bread Basket was recently named among the “99 Best Eats in Iowa”. Travel Iowa composed the list, recognizing one restaurant in each county. Owner Jackie Mormann says it came as a total surprise. The Bread Basket is a popular dining choice with local residents,