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“KMCH, Bring Me My Lunch” Day 11 Winner – Al Manternach

“KMCH, Bring Me My Lunch” Day 11 Winner – Al Manternach

The “KMCH, Bring Me My Lunch” contest kicked off Monday, October 3rd! For three weeks, we’ll call a local farmer on their cell phone at 9:30 am and if they answer their phone by saying, “KMCH, Bring Me My Lunch”, then that’s exactly what we’ll do! We deliver them lunch for four from one of

Petersburg’s New Home is “The Big House”

  There’s a new hangout in Petersburg. The Big House opened this summer in the former Detour building. The Detour was a popular family-friendly restaurant and bar where the Petersburg community gathered for decades. But when it changed owners several years ago, it lost that family-friendly feel – and it eventually closed, sitting vacant for the

Local Farmers Get Good Start on Harvest

Most local farmers have gotten a good start on the corn harvest over the past couple weeks. This week’s USDA Iowa Crop and Weather Report shows that 19-percent of corn and 43-percent of soybeans have been harvested – statewide, that’s about three days behind last year. Alan Atwater farms southwest of Manchester. Michael Sperfslage, who farms

Several Awards for Price Electric/HITECH Communications

Congratulations to the Price Electric/HITECH Communications team! They attended the Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Awards Banquet Wednesday night and received the highest honor of the night – Project of the Year. The Price Electric/HITECH Communications team was also awarded the Diamond Award for the ABC Safety Training Evaluation Process. This is the

Delaware County Fair Board Holds Annual Elections

  The Delaware County Fair Board held elections Wednesday night. Rick Palmer and Al Kelchen were re-elected to the board for the two At-Large positions. Al Boge was re-elected the Fair Board President, Kurt Palmer was elected as a new vice president and Kathy Rahe was re-elected as treasurer. The Fair Board is also seeking

Mary Elizabeth Sack

Mary Elizabeth Sack, 95, passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at Affinity House in Waterloo. She was born on March 14, 1921, in Centerview, Missouri, the daughter of Richard and Jessie (Benezette) McWhirt. On October 15, 1940, Mary was united in marriage to Norbert Sack of Holden, Missouri. Four children were born to this