Author Archives: Janelle Tucker


Manchester to Discuss Possible ATV/UTV Ordinance

Manchester to Discuss Possible ATV/UTV Ordinance

The possibility of an ATV/UTV ordinance will be discussed at tonight’s Manchester City Council meeting. The Delaware County Roads to Trails ATV/UTV Club has asked for an opportunity to meet with the Manchester City Council and speak about the potential of using ATVs and UTVs on city streets. Delaware County passed an ATV/UTV ordinance last

Althea Lenz

Althea M. Lenz – Strawberry Point

Althea Mae (Clingman) Lenz, 92, of Strawberry Point, Iowa, died on Saturday, June 11, 2016, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. She was born on September 16, 1923, in Oelwein, the daughter of Charles and Helen (Long) Clingman. Althea attended and graduated from Oelwein High School in 1941. She then attended College in Fayette


Donna M. Smith – Manchester

Donna M. Smith, 89, of Manchester, Iowa, died Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, at the Delhi United Methodist Church in Delhi, with visitation one hour prior to service. Burial will be at the Evergreen Cemetery, Delhi. Arrangements by Bohnenkamp – Murdoch Funeral Home and Cremation

Former Peosta Businessman Pleads Guilty to Fraud

A Dubuque area man, who sold over $400,000 worth of goods from his employer using the Internet, pled guilty today to mail and financial fraud charges in federal court in Cedar Rapids. Chad Michael Saeugling, 39, currently from Asbury, Iowa, was convicted of one count of mail fraud and two counts of making a false

Linn County Park Beach One Step Closer to Alcohol Ban

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – The state has taken another step toward banning alcohol from two Iowa park beaches. The Iowa Natural Resources Commission voted 6-0 Thursday to approve a “notice of intended action” to ban alcohol from beaches at Lake Macbride State Park in Johnson County and Pleasant Creek State Recreation Area in Linn


Second Little Free Library Added in Dyersville

DYERSVILLE, IA – Little Free Library is making an impact on Dyersville in a small, yet meaningful way. Last month, a second Little Free Library was added to Dyersville outside EXIT Realty Dyersville. Little Free Library is a non-profit organization that connects neighborhoods around the love of reading through free book exchanges. In 2015, Little


Bicyclist Killed in Fayette County Collision

A bicyclist was killed in Fayette County on Wednesday. The Iowa State Patrol says a pickup truck heading southbound on T-64 collided with a southbound bicycle. The accident happened just south of 300th Street in the northern half of the county. The bicyclist who died has been identified as 69-year old Robert Philips of Nashua.