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Clayton County Courthouse Clock Chimes Again

Clayton County Courthouse Clock Chimes Again

The historic clock at the Clayton County Courthouse is chiming again today. The clock tower was added to the courthouse in Elkader in 1896, about thirty years after workers started construction on the building. The citizens of Elkader paid for the clock, and it required daily winding until it was electrified in 1980. For the past

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Delaware County Fair Named Blue Ribbon Fair

The Delaware County Fair has been named one of several Blue Ribbon Fairs in Iowa. The honor came over the weekend at the State Fair Convention. Fair Board President Al Boge says every year, one fair is chosen from each of the six districts in Iowa for going above and beyond. The Delaware County Fair


Two People Injured in Dubuque County Collision

Two people were injured in a collision in Dubuque County Monday night. The Sheriff’s Office says it happened at the intersection of Highway 151 and Monastery Road shortly before 5:30 pm. An investigation shows that a westbound pickup failed to yield the right of way to a southbound car and the two collided. The driver


Tegeler Wins Dyersville Christmas Giveaway Grand Prize

A Dyersville man has won the grand prize in the Dyersville Chamber’s Annual Christmas Giveaway. Jesse Tegeler won five hundred dollars in Saturday’s drawing. All of the winners over the past three weeks gathered for a drawing to find out the amount of Dyersville Chamber Dollars they won. Twenty-two other winners took home anywhere between


Manchester’s Tour of Christmas Lights

Area senior citizens will have the chance to get a bus tour of Manchester’s Christmas lights this Wednesday night. Anyone 60 and older is invited to come to the Delaware County Senior Center to have some chili and board the bus for the tour. Manchester City Parks and Rec Director Doug Foley says the doors


RMC Newborns Receiving First Christmas Stockings

Regional Medical Center is providing its newborn babies with their first Christmas stockings. All during the month of December, newborns at the hospital are receiving red, fuzzy My First Christmas stockings courtesy of the RMC Auxiliary. Several fundraising efforts throughout the year fund the purchase of the My First Christmas stockings, as well as yarn


Arlington Driver Arrested after Early Sunday Incident

An Arlington man has been arrested after an incident early Sunday morning. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says they received a report of a truck going into the ditch at the intersection of Highway 187 and Highway 3 a little after 1 am. The vehicle reportedly drove back out of the ditch and headed towards

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MREP Center Hosting Project Lead the Way Open House

The Manchester Regional Education Partnership Center is holding an Open House this Wednesday to showcase its newly-completed Project Lead the Way classroom. Project Lead the Way is a curriculum developed to expose students to STEM, which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. The Project Lead the Way courses offer students a more dynamic learning

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