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Brehme Drug Celebrates New Chapter with Open House

Brehme Drug Celebrates New Chapter with Open House

Brehme Drug in Manchester celebrated the start of a new chapter with an open house on Thursday.   The pharmacy, formerly known as Blakesley Drug, changed ownership January 1st when Ashley Brehme purchased the business from Bill Blakesley.   Brehme had been an employee at Blakesley Drug for several years – even job shadowing as far

Dyersville Welcomes New Custom Modular Homes Business

The Dyersville Chamber Ambassadors is welcoming a new business to town. Lawrence Construction and Griffith Homes is bringing custom-built modular homes back to the area. Griffith Homes specializes in custom modular homes and they have partnered with local homebuilder Brad Lawrence. You can stop by their office at 251 1st Avenue East in Dyersville and

Longtime RMC Doctor Makes Final Baby Delivery

One of Regional Medical Center’s doctors has delivered his final baby. Dr. R. Ried Boom has delivered 1,024 babies in his 30 years at RMC in Manchester – and that number doesn’t even include the many C-sections he’s done as well. But, Dr. Boom is preparing to transition to his new role at the hospital as

Semi Rollover in Fayette County

A semi driver was taken to the hospital after a rollover near Strawberry Point Monday afternoon. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says it happened on Highway 3 just west of Starmont schools. A semi driver tried making a U-turn in a parking lot when it overturned onto the driver’s side. The semi trailer was loaded

Guest Bartenders Donate Tips to Manchester Kids League

The Manchester Kids League is benefiting from Pin Oak’s “Bartenders for a Cause” program. Last Friday night, Nat Kass, Keri Schulte, Shannon Funke, Chad Hauser and Ron Wedewer served as guest bartenders, donating their 12-hundred dollars in tips to the Manchester Kids League. The Manchester Kids League was formed to facilitate the education and promotion

Fayette County Man Found Dead from Gunshot Wound

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in solving a death investigation in rural Fayette County. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office say they responded to a 911 call shortly before 8 am Wednesday for a report of an unresponsive man lying at the end of a driveway at a home at 17486 T Avenue south

Wycoffs Named “KMCH Valued Volunteers”

A Manchester couple has been named KMCH’s Valued Volunteers for February. Ray and Marilyn Wycoff have been active with Manchester United Methodist Church’s volunteer organizations. Marilyn volunteers her time with the Clothing Closet, a program in which the public donates gently used clothing, which is then picked up by local residents who need it. Meanwhile,