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Property Taxes Due September 30th

The Delaware County Treasurer’s Office reminds mobile home owners and property owners that the first half taxes are due Friday. Mailed remittances must be postmarked September 30th. You can also pay online at, though there is a fee for the web payment. If unpaid, interest will attach October 1st at the rate of one


Help Available for Delaware County Flood Victims

Help is available for anyone who was affected by Friday’s flooding in Delaware County. Delaware County Emergency Management Coordinator Mike Ryan says clean-up kits are available at the Manchester Police Department. Flood victims can also apply for assistance to help pay for basic needs. Operation New View will begin taking applications Thursday, September 29th –

RFH-Winthrop Clinic Closing for Renovations

The Regional Family Health-Winthrop Clinic will be closed for renovations for two weeks in October. The closure will take place Friday, October 7th through Friday, October 21st. The clinic will reopen on Monday, October 24th. Patients can continue to call the RFH-Winthrop Clinic (319-935-3343) to schedule an appointment with their Primary Care Provider. During the


Rotary Bake Sale Goodies Available All Week!

Manchester Rotary has baked goods for sale that they were unable to sell because of the cancellation of the river runner regatta.  Stop by the KMCH studios between 8 and 5 to buy some goodies for just a dollar apiece.  There is a great selection of puppy chow, scotcharoos, rice crispy treats and more.  The

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Share the Harvest Moving to Year-Round Distribution

Share the Harvest will now offer a year-round distribution. Starting on Tuesday, September 20th, the program will resume its distribution of fresh produce at the Unlimited Services Building (Can-Do Redemption Center) in Manchester. The distribution will start at 5:30 pm and will be first-come, first-served for as long as supplies last. Donations of produce from

Fall Story Times Begin at Manchester Public Library

Fall story times at the Manchester Public Library will begin on Wednesday, September 21st! Story times are held on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for ages 1-3 and Friday mornings at 10:30 for ages 3-5. There is no registration required, but if you have any questions, please call the library at 927-3719.

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Manchester Sesquicentennial Theme for September is “Education”

Manchester’s 150th birthday celebration continues – and the Sesquicentennial theme for the month of September is “Education”. Students are encouraged to participate in the Reading and STEM Challenge offered through area schools, the MREP Center, ISU Extension and the Manchester Public Library. Adult learners are invited to an event called “Wake Up Wednesday” on Wednesday,

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Manchester Sesquicentennial to Spotlight Volunteers in November

Manchester’s Sesquicentennial celebration will turn its focus to volunteers during the month of November, and plans are already underway. November’s Sesquicentennial theme will be “Thankful for Volunteers”, and the City would like to gather a list of volunteers who would like to participate in the month’s activities. Volunteers will be recognized at the City of

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Manchester Fire Dept. Offers Exploring Program to Young People

The Manchester Fire Department has partnered with the Exploring Program to give high school students hands-on opportunities to learn about a career in firefighting and emergency services. The Manchester Fire Department Firefighting and Emergency Services Exploring Program is designed to give students the information and hands-on experiences associated with a career in firefighting and emergency