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Fayette Police Chief Quits in Aftermath of School Bus Incident

Fayette Police Chief Quits in Aftermath of School Bus Incident

FAYETTE, Iowa (AP) – The police chief of Fayette has quit his post. Fayette Mayor Andrew Wenthe says Chief Brad Alan Gardner voluntarily resigned on Monday. Gardner was placed on administrative leave after he was ticketed earlier this month. A bus driver for North Fayette Valley School District reported that Chief Gardner went around his bus


West Delaware Students Inducted into NHS

The Manchester Chapter of the National Honor Society recently held its annual induction ceremony on Monday, November 17th in the Hanson Auditorium. This national organization requires that students who are selected demonstrate outstanding scholarship, character, leadership, and service to the school and to the community. All members are required to maintain a GPA of 3.5


One Person Injured in Train/Car Collision in Dyersville

One person was injured in a train-car collision in Dyersville early Wednesday morning. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says it happened on a private driveway on Olde Hawkeye Road shortly before 1 am. The victim’s vehicle was stuck on the railroad tracks facing east when it was struck head-on by a westbound Canadian National train.


Marion Man faces Child Porn Charges

An eastern Iowa man is facing a federal pornography charge. Prosecutors charged 39-year-old Kevin Andrew Jauron of Marion with one count of production of child pornography. They say in March of this year Jauron used a minor to engage in sexually explicit activity so he could take pictures. He is being held without bond until


Henderson Products Acquired by Douglas Dynamics

MILWAUKEE, Nov. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (NYSE:PLOW), North America’s premier manufacturer of vehicle attachments and equipment, announced on Monday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Henderson Products for $95 million in cash, subject to working capital, cash and other adjustments. The transaction is also subject to customary

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First Round of Dyersville $2,000 Christmas Giveaway Winners

The Dyersville Chamber’s $2,000 Christmas Giveaway Promotion is underway and the first round of winners have been announced. They are Gerald Glawe of Garnavillo, Marlene Hess of Dyersville, Judy Dean of Dyersville, Judy Roling of Dyersville, Ken Meyer of New Vienna, Danielle Diesburg of New Vienna, Josh Brimeyer of Farley and Jean Loesche of Dyersville.


Manchester City Council News

The Manchester City Council has approved the final plat for a minor subdivision just north of town. The Neuhaus Subdivision sits just outside the Manchester city limits between Highway 13 and Honey Creek Road. The City Council has agreed to renew the City’s mowing contract with Simon’s Lawn Care and Maintenance for another two years.

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Delaware County’s Snowmobile Routes Approved

Delaware County’s snowmobile routes have been approved for the winter season. The Delaware County Board of Supervisors have reviewed the proposed routes prepared by the Snow Pioneers, with no major changes to this year’s maps. Jim Willey from the Snow Pioneers says it should be another great snowmobiling season. Snowmobile Routes 1 In addition to

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