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DCED Celebrates October Industry Month

DCED Celebrates October Industry Month

Delaware County Economic Development has wrapped up a busy month. October is known as Industry Month, and the Economic Development Board made the rounds to industries in the county, thanking them for their work with a delivery of cookies. Their stops included Rockwell Collins, Mills Manufacturing, EIP, Kendrick Forest Products, Manchester Cabinetry, Pieco Incorporated, Labudde

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KMCH At-Work Network Winner!

Congrats to this week’s KMCH At-Work Network winner… Andrea Friedley at Manchester Dental! We surprised her with a six-pack of cupcakes from Cakes by Kim as a thank you for listening to KMCH while she works! If you listen to KMCH while you work, you could win too! We make someone a winner every Wednesday.

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Dyersville Ambassador Visits

The Dyersville Chamber Ambassadors recently made a couple stops to welcome some new faces and celebrate a milestone. The group visited new Western Dubuque Superintendent Rick Colpitts, new Mercy Hospital Director Amy Cherne and Country Junction restaurant in honor of the business’ 25th anniversary. (Photos courtesy of Dyersville Chamber)      


Wind Turbines Going Up East of Earlville

Three wind turbines are being built east of Earlville. Crews began groundwork late this summer, but work on erecting the actual towers starting a couple weeks ago. Mason Wind LLC was given approval by Delaware County last year to build the three wind towers along Highway 20 just two miles west of Dyersville, but the

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Zombies and Runners Invade Independence

On Saturday, October 24th, zombies invaded the Buchanan County Fairgrounds for the 3rd Annual Indee Zombie Run.  Runners and zombies representing over 40 communities in Iowa participated in the 5K obstacle course. This year, 278 runners participated: 194 survived the zombie-infested course, while 84 runners became infected! The best times were 21:59 by Justin Hajek

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Plans for Freedom Rock in Delaware County

The Freedom Rock will be making its way to Delaware County within the next few years. Fellow Iowan Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II is the artist of the original Freedom Rock, a large 90-ton boulder in rural Iowa that is repainted every year with a different “thank you” honoring our nation’s veterans. Sorensen has painted the

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“KMCH, Bring Me My Lunch” Winners

Congrats to all of this year’s “KMCH, Bring Me My Lunch” winners! The contest wrapped up last Friday. A big thank you to Simon’s Grain and Feed in Manchester and Hopkinton and our area restaurants (Pizza Ranch, Fireside, Pin Oak, Dairy Queen, Hardees/Red Burrito, Widner’s Ice Cream Parlor, Thai-One-On, Olive That Deli and The Bread Basket)