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Delaware County Cash Mob Visits Manchester Greenhouse

Delaware County Cash Mob Visits Manchester Greenhouse

The Delaware County Cash Mob hit Manchester tonight. The group visits a business each month to give the local economy an extra boost. At about 6 pm Tuesday night, the group pulled up to Sue’s Flower and Garden Center ready to spend some money. Owner Susan Broghammer was surprised to see dozens of people come

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HS Sports: Monday Recap

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: High School Golf: The West Delaware girls golf team hosted the WaMaC East invitational Monday night at Pin Oak golf course in Manchester. The host Hawks posted their lowest score of the season as they shot a four player total of 225 which was good for 4th place just 15

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Manchester Hosting Community-Wide Garage Sales

Manchester’s community-wide garage sales are this weekend. A total of sixty garage sales are listed in this week’s Manchester Press, some of which started as early as Thursday and will run through Saturday. Dupaco Community Credit Union sponsors the sales, and Branch Manager Kelly Ruegnitz says even if your sale didn’t make it into the

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HS Track: Drake Relays Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The 107th edition of the Drake Relays Track and Field competition meet begins this morning at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. The high school portion consists of 16 boys’ events all but the 200 and 400-meter dashes and 16 girls’ events, everything but the 200, 400 and distance medley relay.  A few area coverage athletes

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HS Sports: Tuesday Recap/Wednesday Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Anamosa’s Lady Raider Track and Field Invitational was held last night with 12 teams participating. Cascade won the meet with 166 1/2 points, Monticello was 2nd with 109, West Delaware 4th with 72, Independence 5th with 69, 7th was Maquoketa Valley with 43, Anamosa 9th with 34 1/2, Starmont 29 in 10th

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City of Manchester Restructuring Administrative Position

The City of Manchester has restructured one of its administrative positions. The Planning and Project Coordinator will now be known as the Building Inspector/Zoning Administrator. Taylor Matteson, who served as the Planning and Project Coordinator for the past several years, has mutually parted ways with the City of Manchester, so City Manager Tim Vick says

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