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Dyersville Area Relay for Life Offering Dove Release and Luminaries

Dyersville Area Relay for Life Offering Dove Release and Luminaries

The Dyersville Area Relay for Life is coming up next week, and just like in years past, a dove release will once again be part of the event. For a twenty-five dollar donation, you will be given a white dove in a special box to release in unison with others. The white doves soar into

Jeanine A. Paige – Manchester

Jeanine A. Paige, 67, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by family, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Visitation will be Thursday, July 28, 2016, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, July 29, 2016, at Triumphant

Judge Rules in Favor of Dubuque County Shooting Range

A judge has ruled that plans for a Dubuque County shooting range can move forward. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office and Dubuque Police want to build the shooting range on more than 60 acres of land in a rural area of the county northwest of Peosta so they can train law enforcement officers on firearms.


Bicyclist Injured in Dyersville Collision

A bicyclist was injured in an accident in Dyersville last Thursday afternoon. Dyersville Police say it happened at the intersection of 8th Avenue Southeast and 6th Street Southeast. The bicycle did not obey a stop sign and drove into the path of a car at the intersection. The car had stopped at the intersection even

Fastenal July 2

Manchester Chamber Ambassadors Make Several Visits

The Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors made several visits to area businesses last week. The first visit was to Fastenal located at 907 S 5th Street. General Manager Molly Lynch says they service businesses both large and small with industrial needs with an emphasis on customer service. The Ambassadors also visited Kevin McCusker Photography,


Three Arrested on Drug Charges in Manchester

Three people were arrested on drug charges in Manchester this week. Manchester Police say 26-year old Damian Welsh of Manchester, 20-year old Destini Wells and 31-year old Joshua Backes, all of Manchester, were taken into custody in connection to an incident in April. On April 22nd, a police officer reported smelling the odor of marijuana

Iowa Crops and Weather Report – July 25

DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey commented Monday on the Iowa Crops and Weather report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. The report is released weekly from April through October. “The high temperatures and humidity were balanced with rain in most of Iowa, and the crop has responded well with

Tornado - Lake Delhi Map

National Weather Service Confirms Three Tornadoes

The National Weather Service has confirmed that three tornadoes touched down in Delaware and Dubuque counties on Saturday. The first tornado was reported near Lake Delhi (on the southwest side of the lake near the Cedars and Logan Run area) at 4:18 pm. Video was captured of the tornado crossing Lake Delhi. The NWS says