Author Archives: Janelle Tucker

Open House on Iowa’s Hop Production

The Iowa State University Department of Horticulture will be hosting an open house to provide information and stimulate discussion about hop production in the state of Iowa. The open house will be hosted by Diana Cochran, assistant professor and extension fruit specialist at Iowa State University, and will take place at the ISU Horticulture Research

Mouthguard Clinic

The Delaware County Dental Society is holding its annual Mouthguard Clinic on Tuesday, August 2nd at the West Delaware Middle School from 5:00-6:30 pm. The cost is $15 per mouthguard. All student athletes from West Delaware, Maquoketa Valley, Ed-Co, Starmont and East Buchanan are invited to attend this clinic. This includes all Football, Volleyball, Wrestling,

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Donation Helps Clayton County Conservation Buy New Archery Equipment

The Clayton County Pheasants Forever Chapter along with the Turkey Valley Sportsmen each presented a $500 check to the Clayton County Conservation Board to assist in the acquisition of new archery equipment for the Environmental Education Program. The Clayton County Conservation Board purchased a dozen Genesis compound bows, 5 block targets, and materials for the


Fayette County Man Arrested for Sexually Abusing Girl

A Fayette County man has been arrested for sexually abusing a girl. The Sheriff’s Office says 41-year old Pedro Candido of West Union has been charged with 2nd Degree and 3rd Degree Sexual Abuse. An investigation showed the Candido performed multiple sexual acts on a girl when she was 11 and 12 years old. During


Beams Going Up for New Dyersville Interchange

Crews are making quite a bit of progress on the new Dyerville interchange. On Wednesday, the beams started going up for the new overpass on the west side of town. Crews have been working on the eastbound lanes of Highway 20 since April, with the westbound lane reduced to one-lane of traffic. This spring, crews