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HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 1-17 Preview

HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 1-17 Preview

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: A mostly full schedule of high school basketball games will take place tonight in the KMCH coverage area: The Class 3A 2nd-ranked 11-0 West Delaware Hawks will host Beckman. WD is coming off of a 2-0 weekend this past Friday and Saturday with wins at Anamosa and home against Maquoketa Valley. Both


KMCH continues our Valentine’s Day tradition with The Newlywed Game! Mon. Feb. 6:  Sara and Joe Richter 50 points (listen here) Tue. Feb.7: Adam and Jena Clemen 50 points (listen here) Wed. Feb. 8: Ron and Judy McMahon 35 points (listen here) Thu. Feb. 9: Mike and Jenny Meyer 35 points (listen here) Fri. Feb.

HS Softball: West Delaware’s Georgen Signs With Luther

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: West Delaware High School Senior Maleah Georgen signed a letter of intent yesterday afternoon to play Softball at Division III Luther College in Decorah. As a Junior for the Hawks last season on a team that went 31-11, winning a share of the WaMaC conference East Division title and reaching a Regional

HS Sports: Western Dubuque Is Latest School District To Vote For New Athletic Conference

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: After a few months process of gathering input and information the Western Dubuque Community School District board of education voted 3-2 last night to accept an invitation from the Mississippi Valley Conference to join the league starting  in the 2018-19 school year. The MVC will now become a 16-team conference with the addition

HS BASKETBALL: Tuesday Night 1-10 Preview

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: The Class 3A second-ranked 9-0 West Delaware Hawks Boys Basketball team will try to remain unbeaten as they host Highway 20 rival 4-5 Western Dubuque tonight. The Hawks, who are one of seventeen teams in the state still undefeated, are off to their best start without losing a game in school program history since the


Let’s make this Friday the 13th a lucky day!  Listen in all day Friday, January 13th for your chance to win tickets to the Extreme Bull Riding Challenge at the 5 Flags Center in Dubuque on either Friday, February 10th or Saturday, February 11th at 7:30 pm! When you hear the bull riding sounder, just be

HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 1-3 Results

By Jon Swisher: Sports Director: The second half of the high school basketball season got underway last night around the KMCH coverage area. Our featured games of the night took place in Delhi where the Class 2A 7th-ranked North Linn Lynx beat Maquoketa Valley 45-25. Ashley Tull led the Lynx with 16 points, twin sisters; Grace

2016 Local “Year in Review”

2016 Year in Review Join KMCH News Director Janelle Tucker for a recap of some of 2016’s local news headlines, accompanied by a soundtrack featuring some memorable music from this past year… click below to listen to Part One and Part Two of the 2016 “Year in Review”! Part One (Jan – June) Part Two (July

HS Basketball: Tuesday Night 12-20 Results

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The final Tuesday night of 2016 for high school basketball took place last night. In Manchester, the Class 3A second-ranked West Delaware Hawks improved to 7-0 with a 61-55 non-conference victory over Decorah. The game was tied at 50 with just 3 minutes to go in the game but the Hawks