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Field of Dreams’ Ghost Players Travel to Puerto Rico

Field of Dreams’ Ghost Players Travel to Puerto Rico

The Field of Dreams’ Ghost Players are in Puerto Rico this week. The local group of former semi-pro and pro-ball players depicting the 1920s White Sox baseball players from the movie is traveling through the country on a two-part mission. Ghostplayers 1 Farley resident Paul Scherrman, one of the original Ghost Players who appeared in

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Castle Theatre Under New Management

Castle Theatre has been under new management for the past few months, and the transition has been a smooth one. Lisa Landers took over as the new manager of Manchester’s historic movie theater last fall after moving back to the area from Atlanta, Georgia. Lisa Manager 1 Landers has taken over the day-to-day responsibilities from

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Western Dubuque Names New Superintendent

The Western Dubuque School Board named a new superintendent on Wednesday. Richard Colpitts will take over the position on July 1st. Colpitts was one of four finalists interviewed by the board, with the others including Western Dubuque principal Dave Hoeger, Linn-Mar Community School District deputy superintendent Dirk Halupnik and Osage Community School District superintendent Steve

State Wrestling Updates

Session 8: Saturday 6:00 pm Finals Completed Matches Class 1A 220 Final: #1 Ryan Parmely (Maquoketa Vally) over #3 Andrew Petersen (Woodbury Central) Maj. 12-2 Class 2A 182 Final: #2 Joe Teague (Algona) over #1 Brent Lammers (West Delaware) Fall 5:13 Class 3A 170 Final: #1 Isaiah Patton (Dowling Catholic) over #2 Max Lyon (Western

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Hettingers Charged in Connection to Burglaries Spanning Four Counties

Five people have been arrested in connection to several burglaries last year in Delaware, Buchanan, Jones and Linn counties. The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office says 42-year old Roger Hettinger, 36-year old Susan Hettinger, 23-year old Kodi Hettinger and 21-year old Adam Hettinger, all of Manchester, face numerous charges. The burglaries had been reported at several

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Senator Grassley Visits Edgewood

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley visited Edgewood on Wednesday morning, touring Kendrick Forest Products and holding a question-and-answer session with the public. Grassley makes it a point to visit every county in the state on a yearly basis – and it’s something he’s done since he was first elected to the U.S. Senate thirty-four years ago.

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Independence Chamber Hires New Director

The Independence Chamber of Commerce has a new director. Alissa Westphal started the position this month. She’s a Rowley native and a 2006 graduate of Independence High School, who went on to earn her Masters in Public Policy from UNI. Indep Alissa 1 Westphal says she’s looking forward to meeting new people through the Independence

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This Week’s KMCH At-Work Network Winner – Karen Hartman

Congratulations to this week’s KMCH At-Work Network Winner – Karen Hartman!  Karen works at Blakesley Drug in Manchester, and won a six-pack of Cupcakes from Cakes By Kim –Just for listening to KMCH at work!  If you want to be rewarded for listening while you work, fill out the form HERE.

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