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Manchester Providing Spiegel with Tax Incentives for New Retail Center

Manchester Providing Spiegel with Tax Incentives for New Retail Center

The City of Manchester will provide tax incentives for AJ Spiegel’s new development on the west end of town. Last night, the Manchester City Council approved a development agreement with Royal Oaks Development Corporation to build a 25-thousand square foot retail center on one of Spiegel’s lots northwest of the Highway 20/Highway 13 interchange. The


Three Public Hearings for Proposed Delaware County ATV Ordinance

The Delaware County Supervisors have scheduled three public hearings for the proposed ATV/UTV ordinance. A local ATV club requested the ordinance earlier this spring. If passed, the county ordinance would allow ATVs and UTVs on Delaware County roads. County Auditor Carla Becker recommended that the County Board of Supervisors hold three public hearings – one


Arlington Man Sentenced for Sexually Abusing Girls

An Arlington man will likely spend the rest of his life in prison for sexually abusing at least two young girls. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says 36-year old Leroy Kula Jr. was sentenced to 60 years in prison in Iowa District Court on Monday. Kula was convicted of two counts of second degree sexual


Iowa Legislative Session Now in Overtime

The Iowa Legislature is now into overtime… Lawmakers try to be done with the session when their payments end. This year, that date was April 19th. But Republican State Senator Dan Zumbach of Ryan they can’t go anywhere until their work is done. Although legislators have reached deals on some issues, such as K-12 education


Oelwein Man Killed in Turkey Hunting Accident

An Oelwein man was fatally injured Saturday while turkey hunting in Fayette County. The Iowa DNR says 63-year old Michael Adams was hit in the face and chest area by a shot from a 12-gauge shotgun fired from another hunter in his hunting party at approximately 3 p.m. Saturday north of Maynard. He was pronounced

IBNA Awards 2016

KMCH, Tucker Honored for News and Weather Coverage

KMCH was honored to be recognized by the Iowa Broadcast News Association with several awards for news and weather coverage at the association’s annual convention in Waterloo Saturday night. Our station competes against other small market radio stations in the state in this annual contest. KMCH was honored with first place for Overall Excellence in