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Carly Fiorina Makes Campaign Stop in Manchester

Carly Fiorina Makes Campaign Stop in Manchester

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina made a campaign stop in Manchester Saturday morning – at the exact same time Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was in town. Fiorina spoke to around 75 people at Fireside Pub and Steakhouse and caught up with KMCH’s Rob Edwards after the event to reiterate her message. Fiorina is the


Fire Destroys Former Church in Lamont

A fire destroyed an old church building in Lamont Thursday night. Firefighters were called to the former St. Peter Lutheran Church shortly after 7 pm. Lamont Fire Chief Terry Crow tells KMCH the back side of the building was already engulfed in flames when crews arrived. Lamont firefighters spent about four hours at the scene,


Edgewood Area Couples Competing in Dancing Contest

Several area couples will be taking the dance floor in Edgewood this Saturday night. The Ed-Co Post Prom is hosting their 3rd annual “Dance the Night Away” fundraiser. The event will feature seven couples from the Edgewood area, who will be competing in a ballroom dance contest. This year’s contestants are Jack and Sandy Mather,


Carson Plans Sunday Campaign Stop in Manchester

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson will be making a campaign stop in Manchester this weekend. Carson will hold an event at Fireside Pub and Steakhouse Sunday at 5 pm. The event is free and open to the public. Carson’s visit will come just one day before the Iowa Caucuses.


Winthrop Teen Crowned New Iowa Pork Queen

A Buchanan County teen has won the state’s Pork Queen contest. Holly Cook of Winthrop was crowned the 2016 Iowa Pork Queen Wednesday night at the Iowa Pork Congress. Cook and Angie Wilson of Delhi were the two contestants from the area competing among 12 others in the annual contest. Instead of crowning an Iowa

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West Delaware Speech Teams Compete at District Contest

The West Delaware 9th and Varsity speech teams competed at the Large Group District Speech Contest in Cascade on Saturday. Of the eight events performed for the 9th grade team, four received Division 1 ratings. Those receiving the Division 1 Rating include Choral Reading “How to Eat Like a Child” (Rebecca Cole, Justin Grawe, Hailey

Marquette Mayor and City Council Member Quit

MARQUETTE, Iowa (AP) – The mayor and a council member of a small Clayton County town have quit, saying the City Council isn’t doing its job. Marquette Mayor David Schneider and council member Rinda Ferguson resigned Wednesday. Schneider says the council “did not follow through on their oath of office to protect city ordinances and