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Pianist Jim McDonough Planning Holiday Concert in Manchester

Pianist Jim McDonough Planning Holiday Concert in Manchester

Pianist Jim McDonough will be returning to Manchester this holiday season. The Monticello native will perform in concert at Hanson Auditorium on Friday night, November 25th (the day after Thanksgiving). Tickets for the 7:30 pm show are twenty dollars for adults. Kids 18 and under get in for free, but they are asked to bring

Iowa Crops and Weather Report – October 11

DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey commented Tuesday on the Iowa Crops and Weather report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service.  The report is released weekly from April through October. “Despite the rain showers that rolled across the state last week farmers were able to make some harvest progress, combining


Flu Shot Clinics Continue Around Delaware County

Flu season is right around the corner, and you’ll have a chance to get your flu shot at one of several upcoming clinics around Delaware County. Delaware County Public Health Manager Delma Hardin encourages everyone to take advantage of these opportunities. Flu shot clinics have already been held in Hopkinton, Delhi and Greeley. Delaware County


Motorcyclist Injured in Fayette County Crash

One person was injured in a motorcycle accident north of Wadena Tuesday morning. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says 38-year old Larry Seurer of Wadena was driving his motorcycle northbound on Cedar Road just north of Fillmore Road when he lost control and was thrown into the ditch. Seurer was transported to Palmer Hospital and


Investigation Into Manchester Burglaries Leads to Three Arrests

Police have made several arrests in connection to burglaries at three Manchester businesses this summer. The burglaries happened at Unlimited Services on July 24th, The Fish Shack on July 31st and The Super Wash on August 3rd. An investigation revealed that 48-year old Charles Montes of Elkader and 27-year old Christopher White of Fredericksburg were


Ronald “Ron” J. Heiderscheit – Center Point

Ronald “Ron” J. Heiderscheit, 46, of Center Point, Iowa, passed away as a result of a motor vehicle accident on Saturday, October 8, 2016. Visitation: 3-8 p.m. Wednesday, October 12, 2016, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Center Point.  Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 13, 2016, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Urbana, Iowa, conducted