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AMBER Alert Issued for Two Iowa Brothers

Iowa authorities issued an AMBER Alert for Landon Griffin (left) and Morgan Griffin (right). According to our coverage partners, KCRG TV, Iowa authorities issues an AMBER Alert for two Iowa brothers late Friday night. According to the state’s AMBER Alert website, 12 year old Morgan Griffin and his brother 11 year old Landon Griffin are

HS Girls Basketball: Latest Rankings Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The latest Iowa Girls High School Basketball Rankings compiled by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union have been released. In Class 1A, Springville is number one. In Class 2A, No. 1 is Iowa City Regina, 7 is North Linn and Cascade is 11th. In Class 3A, Pocahontas Area is #1.

Elizabeth “Betty” Schlimmer – Monticello

Elizabeth “Betty” Schlimmer, 96, of Monticello, died Monday, December 26, 2016 at the Monticello Nursing and Rehab Center, Monticello, Iowa.   Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, January 8, 2017 at Kramer Funeral Home in Monticello. A continued visitation will be from 10 until 11 a.m. Monday prior to funeral

Snowfall Forecast for Weekend

Snow is hitting eastern Iowa for the second weekend in a row. A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Delaware, Dubuque and Buchanan counties from 3 pm Saturday through 6 pm Sunday, with 6 to 10 inches of snow likely. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for Jones, Linn, Clayton and Fayette counties from

Area VB Players Earn All-State Honors

The 2016 All-State Volleyball teams have been announced.  The Class 1A second team includes Starmont Sophomore Hayley Goedken; Starmont Junior Regan Jannsen made the 3rd team.  Brylyn Clute, an Edgewood-Colesburg Senior made Honorable Mention.  In Class 3A, West Delaware Senoir Haley Lyness made 2nd team; Senior Kylie Bildstein of Beckman is on the 3rd team

Honoring Our Veterans

Veterans Day services were held around the area Friday to honor the men and women who served our country… That was the sound of Taps playing Friday morning at the Veterans Day service at West Delaware Middle School. Manchester Legion member Larry Beaman says it’s important for the students to be part of the services.

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