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Maquoketa Valley Booster Club Hosting Kids’ Track Meet

Maquoketa Valley Booster Club Hosting Kids’ Track Meet

The Maquoketa Valley Booster Club Track Meet will be held Sunday, May 1st at the high school in Delhi. Check in at 11 am. 800 Meter Run starts at noon, with field events starting at 12:05 pm.   Open to all students in grades 1-6. Competition divided into boys and girls in each grade. Medals

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Manchester’s 150th: April Celebrates Small Businesses

Manchester’s 150th birthday is being celebrated all year with a different theme each month. Throughout the month of April, Manchester is celebrating small businesses in our community! Businesses will have display boards highlighting their business (or their building) over the years. April 10 – 16 is “Dollar Fifty Week”, where a number of businesses will

North Iowa Tractor Ride Coming to Manchester

The 9th Annual North Iowa Tractor Ride, presented by Auto Edge of Mason City and hosted by North Iowa Broadcasting, is rolling into the Field of Dreams this summer on their annual ride July 21st through the 23rd, 2016. The ride is a cooperative effort of 3 north Iowa radio stations, including 98.7 KISS Country

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Camp Courageous Garage Sale Opens April 11th

The Camp Courageous Garage Sale in Manchester is set to open for the season on Monday. This is the 40th year for the garage sale, which is the camp’s largest fundraiser. Hours are Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 to 4:30 and Saturdays from 8:30 to noon. It’s located at 913 East Main Street in Manchester

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Park Vendors Needed for Delhi Lions Pride Day

Delhi Lions Pride Day will return this year, and the community is busy making plans for the popular community event. Delhi Lions Pride Day will be held Saturday, July 30th. The City of Delhi says they’re looking for businesses, individuals and organizations to host activities and games or sell food, drinks or crafts in the

Tickets Available for Old Creamery Event at Hanson

The Old Creamery will present “The Frog and the Princess” on Saturday, April 23rd at 7 pm at Hanson Auditorium in Manchester. A handsome prince want to marry the beautiful princess but the cruel stepmother casts a spell that turns the prince into a frog. Will the princess see past his slimy green exterior to break the


Date Set for Manchester’s Free Metals Collection

The date has been set for Manchester’s Annual Free Metals Collection. Mark your calendar for Saturday morning, April 23rd – that’s when Manchester Chamber volunteers will take your unwanted metal items, including appliances such as refrigerators, washers and ovens, as well as bikes, grills, fences, auto parts and lawn mowers. Remember, this is for metal

Head Start Program Taking Applications

Operation: New View Community Action Agency Head Start program is currently taking applications for the 2016 – 2017 school year. Ten percent of Head Start’s funded enrollment is offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities.  Children attend Head Start classes four days per week at a minimum of 24 hours per week