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Farmers Working on Getting Crops Out of Fields

Farmers Working on Getting Crops Out of Fields

It’s been a late harvest this year, and the recent wet weather is slowing farmers down. Three inches of rain fell at Joe Hoeger’s farm south of Delhi this week. He says that much moisture hinders things a bit, but overall, it’s been a good harvest. Wet Harvest 0 Bryan Flexsenhar farms between Masonville and

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City of Manchester Presents Awards

The City of Manchester honored several people last night at their annual Boards and Commissions and Volunteer Recognition Open House. Every year, the City honors a Manchester citizen with the “First Citizen Award”, honoring their dedication to the City. The Manchester Swim Team Coaches were honored with the 2014 Youth Sports Coaches of the Year

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Feargrounds Haunted Barn Back for Second Year

The Feargrounds Haunted Barn is back this year at the Delaware County Fairgrounds… and it promises to be even scarier than last year. Feargrounds 2 The Manchester Chamber and Delaware County Fair Society teamed up last year to bring the Feargrounds Haunted Barn to life. Chamber President Chris Rees says it was a hit, bringing

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Dubuque Doctor Killed in Plane Crash

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) – A Dubuque doctor who was running as a Libertarian candidate for U.S. Senate has died in a plane crash. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says Dr. Douglas Butzier was the pilot of the plane that crashed around 11 p.m. Monday near Dubuque Regional Airport. He was the sole occupant of the

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Manchester Man Charged in Iowa City Stabbing

A Manchester man faces charges after allegedly stabbing another man in Iowa City this past weekend. Iowa City Police were sent to a home in the 600 block of Iowa Avenue Saturday night on the report of a man being stabbed with a knife. When officers arrived, they found the suspect, 20-year old Austin T.

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Linn County Fairgrounds Dedicate New Building

CENTRAL CITY, Iowa (AP) – Linn County Fair leaders celebrated the opening of a new building at the fairgrounds in Central City on Sunday. The Lynn Dunn Memorial Building is dedicated to Lynn Dunn, a Marion man who worked at the fairgrounds before passing away from a heart attack in 2008. Lynn’s son, Ryan, says

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Animal Neglect Investigation Near Arlington

Authorities searched a property near Arlington on Thursday morning to investigate a report of possible animal neglect. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says deputies obtained a search warrant after receiving the tip and searched the property at 5965 I Avenue. Deputies found five horses that were very thin and malnourished. Four of the horses belonged

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