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Recovery from Monday’s Storms Continues

Recovery from Monday’s Storms Continues

Some area residents are spending this week cleaning up the damage left behind by Monday’s storms. One business in the Arlington area, Nelly’s Detail, was completely destroyed by powerful straight-line winds. Owner Jenal Fettkether says she’s looking for a temporary place where she can set up her business through the summer. It’s a tough situation


Powerful Storm Brings Damage to Northeast Iowa

Area residents spent Monday cleaning up after powerful straight line winds brought widespread damage across northeast Iowa. The hardest hit area appeared to be Buchanan, Delaware and Dubuque counties, along with the southern portions of Fayette and Clayton counties. When the storm warning was issued shortly before 9 am Monday, the National Weather Service warned


Manchester Celebrates Opening Of Whitewater Park

Many are calling it not only the newest, but the LARGEST, whitewater park in the Midwest – and it’s right here in Manchester, Iowa. Saturday marked the grand opening of the Manchester Whitewater Park with the “Let It Flow” Riverfest celebration. And those who were there weren’t going to let a little rain spoil their fun.


Hiawatha Woman Dies after Struck by Lightning

A Hiawatha woman died after being struck by lightning early Saturday night. The Iowa DNR says 42-year old Rebecca McCarty was camping with friends and family at Pleasant Creek State Recreation Area near Palo. She was struck by lightning while walking between camping spots shortly after 5:30 pm. McCarty was pronounced dead shortly after being


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/

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