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Epworth Competing in Online Contest to Win Dog Park

Epworth Competing in Online Contest to Win Dog Park

Epworth is one of 15 cities competing in a national online contest to win money for a dog park. Epworth resident Rick Horsfield says for the past several months, he’s been trying to raise awareness and funds to bring a dog park to Epworth. He says the City has already approved the park and land


New Subdivision in Delhi

Delhi has a new subdivision. The Thompson Estates Subdivision offers thirteen shovel-ready lots on the north edge of Delhi. The subdivision sits within the city limits with all infrastructure in place. Delaware County Economic Development says the public/private partnership between the City of Delhi and Jim and Joni Thompson was celebrated by community leaders with


This Week’s KMCH At-Work Network Winner: Kristy Fleming

Congratulations to this week’s KMCH At-Work Network winner: Kristy Fleming!  Mike Johnson surprised Kristy with a six-pack of cupcakes from Cakes By Kim….which was just the right amount since Kristy said there are 6 people on her team at Rockwell Collins! Enter today at http://kmch.com/at-work-network/


Fire Damages Feed Mill at Carl’s Feed Store

Fire damaged a feed mill at Carl’s Feed Store in Manchester Tuesday morning. Manchester Fire Chief Mike Ryan says firefighters were called out to the business along East Main Street around 10 am. The fire, which was contained to the feed mill, was caused by an overheated bearing. Firefighters spent about an hour at the


Missing Fayette County Criminal Found

A Fayette County criminal that went missing Monday morning was found several hours later. The Sheriff’s Office says 30-year old Tom Cannon of West Union was scheduled to appear at the Fayette County Jail at 10 am to begin his sentence for Third Degree Sexual Abuse, but he never showed. Authorities found him around 2


Arlington Woman Injured in Collision

Authorities say an Arlington woman suffered minor injuries in an accident near the Fayette-Buchanan County line Thursday afternoon. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says 31-year old Christina Keppler was northbound on I Avenue when her SUV collided with a pickup truck. Keppler was transported to Regional Medical Center in Manchester. The other driver, 33-year old


Heavy Rain Falls Across Eastern Iowa

Heavy rain has fallen over Eastern Iowa… A listener has reported to KMCH that five-point-two inches of rain fell in Hopkinton in a 24-hour period. Delhi was reported to have four and a half inches, four-point-four in Cedar Rapids, three-point-two-five in Ryan, two and a half in Monticello and one and a half inches of

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Dyersville Highway 20 Crash Sends Two To Hospital

Two men from the area were injured in a collision at a dangerous Dyersville intersection. The accident happened Thursday afternoon shortly after 4 o’clock on the west side of town at the intersection of Highway 20 and Seventh Street Southwest. The Iowa State Patrol says a car driven by 51-year old Michael Nerney of Dyersville

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