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RMC Promoting Rubber Duck Dash & Dive Event Today

RMC Promoting Rubber Duck Dash & Dive Event Today

Regional Medical Center will out in the community today promoting their upcoming Rubber Duck Dash & Dive event. The Rubber Duck Dash & Dive event on June 18th will feature a 5K Walk/Run in the morning, followed by a rubber duck race. Thousands of ducks will be dropped off the Marion Street Bridge in Manchester


Moser Dancers Performing at Indy 500

Several area dancers will be performing at the 100th anniversary of the Indy 500 this weekend. The athletes are from Moser School of Dance and Gymnastics and they will be spotlighted in the IPL 500 Festival Parade this Saturday, performing professionally-choreographed routines alongside the Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders and the Indiana Pacers cheerleaders. On Sunday –

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Farmers Savings Bank Receives National Honor

A local bank has been given national recognition. Farmers Savings Bank was one of 34 banks and credit unions to receive a Designation of Savings Excellence Award last week. The honor recognizes banks and credit unions that went above and beyond to encourage people to save money during America Saves Week and/or Military Saves Week.


Early Morning Storms Bring Wind Damage

The severe storms that moved through early this morning brought wind damage across the area. Wind gusts were estimated to have reached 70 to 80 miles per hour when the storm moved through Independence shortly before 5 am. Storm spotters in Buchanan County say a cattle shed was destroyed two miles west of Lamont. A


HS Boys Golf: State Golf Preview

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: Four area boys golf teams will compete at the 2016 state golf meet on Friday and Saturday and in class 3A the West Delaware boys team qualified by finishing second at their district in Ames last Friday and head coach Tom Fetter says he was proud of the way


Manchester’s Tirrill Park Seeing Improvements

You may have noticed some improvements at Tirrill Park in Manchester. The new playground equipment for the “Rawrrr with Colton” project arrived last Thursday morning, and crews installed it by Friday. But City Parks and Rec Director Doug Foley says it’s not quite ready to use just yet. Foley says they also still need to

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Midwest Pride in Your Ride Raises Over $60,000

This year’s Midwest Pride in Your Ride raised over 60-thousand dollars. The annual truck and tractor show was held earlier this month at Tri-State Raceway in Earlville, with all proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. Worthington semi driver Eldon Jaeger, who has organized the show since its start in 2011, says it takes a

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Delaware County Approves Proposed ATV/UTV Ordinance

ATVs and UTVs will soon be allowed on Delaware County roads. The Delaware County Board of Supervisors approved the proposed ATV/UTV ordinance on Monday. The request for the ordinance came from the local Roads to Trail ATV/UTV Club, and after three public hearings and several drafts, it’s now a reality. Supervisor Shirley Helmrichs says starting