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Big Weekend Planned In Manchester!

Big Weekend Planned In Manchester!

Listen as Chris Halverson talks about the AMA Time Trials being held at the Whitewater Park in Manchester on Saturday; Jessica Pape and Doris Sherman  from the Manchester Chamber talk about the Bacon and Hops Fest; and Tom Amthauer from the Country Cruisers talk about this weekend’s car shows and cruise:

Verna Mae Steffen – Luxemburg

Verna Mae Steffen, 92 of Luxemburg passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017, at Guttenberg Care Center in Guttenberg. Visitation will be held from 3 – 8 p.m. Friday, August 11, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville. Visitation will continue Saturday morning from 9 – 10 at Kramer Funeral Home prior

Dale J. Sabers – Rickardsville

Dale J. Sabers, 51, of Rickardsville died Monday, August 7, 2017, at home with his loving family by his side.   Visitation will be held from 1:30 to 7:00 p.m., Sunday, August 13, 2017, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rickardsville where parish vigil service will be held at closing of visitation.   A Mass

Teri S. Bagby – Dunkerton

Teri S. Bagby, 62 years old, of Dunkerton, Iowa, died on Saturday, August 6, 2017 in Independence, Iowa.  She was born on August 6, 1955, in Independence, the daughter of Bud and Pat (Meggers) Axline.  She graduated from high school in Independence with the Class of 1973.  On December 1, 1973, she and Tom John

Lowell Jefferson “Jeff” Elledge – Colesburg

Lowell Jefferson “Jeff” Elledge, 91, of Colesburg, Iowa, passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017, at Regional Medical Center in Manchester. He was born on October 7, 1925, in Elkport, the son of Bert Andrew and Jessie Mae (Harbaugh) Elledge. Lowell was raised in the Colesburg area, graduating from Colesburg High School in 1944.  

Delbert W. Olberding – Dyersville

Delbert W. Olberding, 88, of Dyersville, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017, at Ennoble Manor in Dubuque.   Visitation will be held 2 – 8 p.m. Sunday, August 6, 2017, at Kramer Funeral Home, 750 12th Ave SW in Dyersville where an American Legion/VFW/40&8 service will be held at 7 pm.  Visitation will continue Monday

Manchester Man Arrested for Assaulting Girlfriend

A Manchester man has been arrested for assaulting his girlfriend. Manchester Police say 36-year old Justin Schrader was taken into custody Saturday. Police had received a report of a woman in distress at 408 East Union Street and they could hear the woman screaming from inside the home when they arrived on the scene. When