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Manchester Lions Club Elects New Officers

Manchester Lions Club Elects New Officers

The Manchester Lions Club elected new officers at their meeting on Tuesday night. Mary Ann Poynor has been elected Lions Club President, with Jeff Madlom moving to Past President. 1st Vice President will be Jane Hanson, with Les Carlson serving as 2nd Vice President. Tim Vick will serve as Secretary and Don Piegors as Treasurer.

Edgewood Semi Driver Injured in Highway 13 Accident

A semi driver from Edgewood was injured in an accident on Highway 13 in the Marion area Wednesday. It happened shortly before 6 am just south of Indian Creek Way. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says when emergency personnel arrived at the scene, they found a semi and its trailer overturned in the highway’s southbound

Further Info Released on Manchester Restaurant Crash

Manchester Police have released further information about Monday’s accident, in which a vehicle crashed into the Sunset Family Restaurant on the west end of town. Police say the driver was 64-year old Joseph Axline Jr. of Manchester. The official accident report released Wednesday says around 4 pm, Axline pulled his SUV in front of the

Hinder And Pop Evil To Headline Dubuque County Fair

The Dubuque County Fair has announced their second night of music at this year’s fair.  Pop Evil and Hinder will perform on Saturday, July 29. Tickets will range from 5 to 20 dollars and go on sale this Saturday at 8am. Tickets can be purchased at the fair office, by calling 563-588-1999 or online at

Regional Medical Center Hires New CEO

Regional Medical Center has announced that they have hired a new Chief Executive Officer.   Charles (Charlie) Button will start as the new CEO on August 28th. Currently, Button is the CEO for Star Valley Medical Center in Afton, Wyoming, a position he has held since 2012. Before that he was the CEO at Columbia County

Slight Risk for Severe Storms Wednesday

We have the possibility for some severe storms on Wednesday. Our weather partners at KCRG-TV9 says we’ll likely see two rounds of storms on Wednesday. The first round will pass through in the morning, but it’s the second round in the afternoon that could turn severe. They say sunshine and warmer afternoon temperatures could lead

Update on Delaware County Road Projects

The Delaware County Secondary Roads Department has provided us with an update on their projects around the county… They say Taylor Construction is continuing work on the substructure at the 220th Avenue Bridge Project. A schedule has not been set yet for the channel excavation at the Quaker Mill Dam Project. On C-64 between Greeley

Three Teens Injured in Fiery Clayton County Accident

Three teens were taken to the hospital Monday afternoon after an accident on Garber Road near Guttenberg. The Iowa State Patrol says a car driven by 16-year old Amber Garlow of Holy Cross went into the ditch and came to rest on its top before becoming engulfed in flames. Garlow and two passengers, 15-year old

Sunset Restaurant Begins Clean-up After Monday’s Crash

The Sunset Family Restaurant in Manchester is cleaning up after a vehicle crashed into their building late Monday afternoon. Owner Penka Ismaili tells KMCH it was a scary experience. Penka says that’s when he saw a vehicle sitting in the restaurant’s dining room. Manchester Police initially believed a vehicle malfunction – specifically a stuck accelerator