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Remembering Former State Senator Tom Hancock

Remembering Former State Senator Tom Hancock

One of the area’s greatest public servants was laid to rest today. Epworth resident and Dubuque County Supervisor Tom Hancock passed away after an apparent heart attack over the weekend, just a few days shy of 68th birthday. Hancock will be remembered for his decades of service with the Epworth Fire Department, serving as chief


February Valued Volunteer – Ellen Krogmann

Congratulations to Ellen Krogmann – this month’s KMCH Valued Volunteer!  As the coordinator for the Mentoring Connection for Delaware County, Ellen’s responsibilities include bringing other volunteers together to be mentors:   Fill out the form HERE  to nominate someone who deserves special recognition. Forms are also available at the KMCH studio at 212 East Main


Delaware County Rec. Center Holds Open House

Manchester’s sesquicentennial celebration continued Sunday with a wrap up of “Health and Wellness Month” at the Delaware County Rec. Center.  Committee member Jana Ungs from Regional Medical Center says showing off the Rec. Center was a great way to wrap up the month: Trent Mauer and his Tae Kwon Do students put on a demonstration:

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High Turnout at Delaware County Caucuses

Delaware County residents turned out in high numbers for caucus night last night. Delaware County Republicans set a record, nearly doubling their usual turnout. Ted Cruz won Delaware County with 317 votes. Donald Trump came in second with 198, followed by Marco Rubio in a close third with 172. Nearly 1,000 ballots were handed out,


HS Wrestling: Western Dubuque Wins First WaMaC Conference Title

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The Western Dubuque wrestling team won their first ever WaMaC Conference team title Saturday at Vinton Shellsburg High School as all 14 Bobcats placed in the top eight in their weight classes, including five individual champions as they were 61 1/2 points better than 2nd place Independence. Juniors Jacob Close

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Bernie Holds Campaign Rally in Manchester

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made a quick stop in Manchester Saturday morning for a volunteer rally. Nearly 200 people came to the Delaware County Community Center at the fairgrounds to hear the U.S. Senator speak. Sanders is in a tight race with fellow Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton heading into the Iowa Caucuses. He told


Carly Fiorina Makes Campaign Stop in Manchester

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina made a campaign stop in Manchester Saturday morning – at the exact same time Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was in town. Fiorina spoke to around 75 people at Fireside Pub and Steakhouse and caught up with KMCH’s Rob Edwards after the event to reiterate her message. Fiorina is the


HS Wrestling: Independence Wins Clash Of Highway 20

By Jamie Vaske-Associate Director of Sports: The 56th meeting between the West Delaware and Independence wrestling teams took place last night inside the Independence High School gymnasium. In a series dominated by the Hawks with 37 wins and 18 losses going into last night’s dual, the Mustangs closed the gap as they won 10 matches,