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More Law Enforcement on Roads Over Thanksgiving Holiday

More Law Enforcement on Roads Over Thanksgiving Holiday

Law enforcement will be out on the roads in full force this Thanksgiving holiday. The Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau is teaming up with local, county and state officers for the Special Traffic Enforcement Program known as STEP in an effort to help reduce crashes and save lives. Law enforcement encourages you to buckle up, slow

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Hargrafen Named New Delaware County Extension Youth Coordinator

The Delaware County Extension Office has a new County Youth Coordinator. Jade Hargrafen began her duties November 12th. Hargrafen is a former Delaware County 4-Her and most recently served as the Extension’s summer assistant. Hargrafen will graduate from the University of Iowa in May with degrees in Political Science and Environmental Policy. She will serve


Fayette Police Chief on Leave for Passing Stopped School Bus

FAYETTE, Iowa (AP) – The Fayette police chief remains on leave after he was ticketed for passing a stopped school bus. Fayette Mayor Andrew Wenthe told the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier that Police Chief Brad Alan Gardner is on administrative leave. Gardner was ticketed earlier this month after a bus driver for North Fayette Valley School District


Center Point Man Killed in Weekend Crash

Authorities have released the name of the person killed in an accident near Center Point over the weekend. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says 28-year old Joshua Reed of Center Point died after the vehicle he was riding in went out of control in the 4500 block of Urbana Road shortly before midnight Friday night.


Man Arrested for Assault at Can-Do Redemption Center

A Guttenberg man is in custody following an incident at the Can-Do Redemption Center in Manchester Wednesday. Manchester Police say they were called to the center for a person who was upset and kicking doors. When officers arrived, they were told the suspect was inside the building with a hammer. The suspect, 29-year old Joshua Cumming


Teen Missing from Monticello Treatment Facility

Authorities are looking for a teen missing from the Four Oaks Juvenile Treatment facility in Monticello. Monticello Police say 14-year old Rose Yeager fled the facility on foot shortly before 8 o’clock Friday morning. She was last seen shortly after 9 am walking north on Highway 151 north of Monticello. Authorities believe Yeager may have


Buchanan Co. Fair Announces Joe Nichols Concert

The Buchanan County Fair made a big concert announcement this week… Country star Joe Nichols will perform next summer on July 11th at the fairgrounds in Independence. Tickets will be available to purchase online through MidwestTix.com starting December 10th. Trackside seats will cost forty dollars, with grandstand seats twenty-eight dollars each. Country singer Chris Cagle

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Speeding SUV Eludes Deputies in Delaware

A driver was arrested after he tried eluding authorities in the Delaware area Friday night. The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office says an SUV was caught speeding at 94 miles per hour on Highway 38 south of Delaware. The driver failed to yield to an unmarked patrol car and drove through the City of Delaware and


Pork Producers Hosting “A Taste of Pork”

Would you like to try some of the best pork recipes in Delaware County? You can tonight at a new annual event called “A Taste of Pork”. The Delaware County Pork Producers and Porkettes are hosting the event in Earlville followed by their annual meeting. Shirley Helmrichs invites everyone to come out tonight and sample

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