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Heavy Rains Lead to Street Flooding, Unsafe River Levels

Heavy Rains Lead to Street Flooding, Unsafe River Levels

Heavy rains hit eastern Iowa Tuesday afternoon and evening. The highest reported rainfall total was five and a half inches in the Dyersville area. Hopkinton and Monticello received over four inches, Manchester saw over two and a half and Edgewood received about two and a quarter inches of rain. All that rain in a short

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Downtown Friday Night in Dyersville

The Dyersville Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting an event for the community Friday night. Downtown Friday Night returns with activities for all ages. Chamber Director Karla Thompson says local residents are invited to bring their car and truck to be displayed for the car and truck show. The band Avery Riot will perform live


New Kaleidoscope at Manchester Whitewater Park

You may have noticed a new addition to Shelly Memorial Park in Manchester. The park, which sits next to the whitewater park, is now home to a kaleidoscope. The kaleidoscope is a present to the City of Manchester from the Delaware County Master Gardeners in honor of Manchester’s 150th birthday. The kaleidoscope was made by

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Manchester Boy Qualifies for National Fishing Tournament

A Manchester boy has qualified for a national fishing tournament. 12-year old Bentley Fletcher will compete in the Junior National Bassmasters Tournament in Tennessee in early August. Fletcher qualified for nationals after winning the junior division of the Iowa Youth State Bassmasters Tournament in Prairie du Chien on Sunday, along with 14-year old Tristin Wilcox

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Edgewood Preparing for Rodeo Days

Edgewood Pro-Rodeo Days is right around the corner on June 23rd, 24th and 25th. Edgewood Chamber Director Elise Bergan says it’s time to start preparing those parade floats. The parade starts at 2 pm on Saturday, with line-up at 1. And entries are invited to create their floats to coincide with the parade’s theme of


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 –