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Driver Arrested after High-Speed Chase on Highway 136

Driver Arrested after High-Speed Chase on Highway 136

Dubuque County authorities were involved in a high-speed chase on Highway 136 early Sunday. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded to a farm field on Highway 136 south of Worthington around 2:15 am for a report of people sleeping in a vehicle. When deputies arrived, they found a vehicle with a man sleeping


The Meadows Purchases an Automatic External Defibrillator

The Meadows Assisted Living community recently purchased an Automatic External Defibrillator. In recent years, automated external defibrillators have become a familiar sight in many workplaces and community buildings because of their ability to save the life of someone stricken by a sudden cardiac arrest before EMS responders arrive. The purchase of The Meadows’ AED was


Clayton County Public Safety Drill Planned Monday Morning

A public safety drill will take place Monday morning in Clayton County. The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office says the drill will take place at 9 am at the Clayton County Courthouse and the Clayton County Office Building. Officials will be testing the ability of multi-agency response teams for emergencies, with the Sheriff’s Office, Elkader Police Department, Elkader


Driver Injured in Crash Near Central City

One person was injured in a crash east of Central City late Saturday night. According to a press release from the Linn County Sheriff’s Office, a pickup truck drove into the ditch at the intersection of Sawyer Road and Wagner Road. The truck rolled over, coming to rest on its wheels in Buffalo Creek. The


Manchester Man Arrested on Numerous Drug Charges

A Manchester man has been arrested on numerous drug charges. The Manchester Police Department served a search warrant at 600 East Fayette Street in Manchester on February 15th. During that time, officers found controlled substances and drug paraphernalia. This week, police arrested 25-year old Casey Funke of Manchester. Funke has been charged with Possession of Methamphetamine,


Manchester Chamber Hosts Ag Luncheon

The Manchester Chamber’s Annual Ag Luncheon was Thursday at the Delaware County Fairgrounds Pavilion. This year’s speaker was Dr. David Kohl, a former professor of agricultural finance and small business management and entrepreneurship at Virginia Tech. Due to popular demand, Kohl is invited to speak every other year at the event, which celebrates and recognizes


Fire Damages Dubuque County Mobile Home

An early morning fire damaged a home in Dubuque County Thursday. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a mobile home at 14674 North Cascade Road for a report of a structure fire shortly after 3 am. Epworth and Centralia fire departments also responded and were able to extinguish the fire, which was

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