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Delaware County Driver’s License Issuance Notice

The Delaware County Treasurer’s Office is asking residents to refrain from getting their driver’s licenses on Wednesday, Oct. 7th and Thursday, Oct. 8th. All driver’s license personnel are required to attend educational meetings to retain their issuance ability. They’ll resume issuing on October 9th. The Treasurer’s Office will be open for property tax and car

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Votes Needed to Win Grant for Colton’s Playground

The Manchester Parks and Recreation Department has been working with the Tifany and Travis Meyer family to create a long-lasting memorial for their son Colton Meyer, who died last December. The “Rawrrr with Colton Virtual 5K” has been raising money for a new playground at Tirrill Park in Colton’s honor. And the City is now


Volunteers Needed for Quad-County Veterans Day Celebration

The Strawberry Point Chamber is looking for volunteers to help with their annual Northeast Iowa Quad-County Veterans Day Celebration later this fall. On Saturday, November 7th, veterans and residents from Delaware, Buchanan, Clayton and Fayette counties are invited to join Strawberry Point in honoring those who have served our country. A parade will start at


RMC East Parking Lot Closed for Construction

Regional Medical Center’s east parking lot in Manchester will be closed for the next month while construction continues at the hospital. Crews are working on building the new River Ridge Pavilion parking lot. Patients and visitors of Regional Medical Home Care, Hospice of Comfort, Public Health, Parents as Teachers, Pain Management Clinic and any patients


Flu Shot Clinics

Regional Family Health (RFH) will offer flu shot clinics for our communities at two locations. The cost is $35 or you may present your insurance card. Individuals with Medicare can receive these shots for FREE (card must be presented). RFH walk-in flu shot clinics (open to all ages of the public) will be held at

Sign Up Now for Hopkinton Fun Run/Walk

The Hopkinton Fun Run/Walk will be held Sunday, September 27th at 9 am. All proceeds will be given to the Hopkinton Little League Program. Registration will include T-shirt if registered by Friday, September 11th. Registration forms are available at or call 926-2181.


Registration Open for Indee Zombie Run

Calling all runners and zombies alike! The 2015 Indee Zombie Run registration is now open! The third annual Indee Zombie Run is scheduled to be held on Saturday, October 24th at the Buchanan County Fairgrounds in Independence. Runners from all over the country plan to make their journey to his 5K obstacle fun run, featuring


PLC and ARC Sign-Up Deadline Approaching

Delaware County Executive Director of the Farm Service Agency Heidi Nickol reminds farmers of a very important deadline regarding the Price Loss Coverage and Agricultural Risk Coverage Programs. All producers are required to complete ENROLLMENT in 2014 and 2015 program years by September 30th. Please contact the Delaware County Farm Service Agency at 563-927-4250 to

Manchester Farmer’s Market

The Manchester Farmer’s Market is held every Saturday morning from 7 to 10:30 am in the 100 Block of South Tama Street next to the Delaware County Courthouse.  The Market features in-season vegetables, baked items, plants, honey, eggs and crafts.