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Arrest Made Following Investigation Of Lake Delhi Death

Arrest Made Following Investigation Of Lake Delhi Death

An arrest has been made in connection with a fatal accident on Lake Delhi that killed Alex Salow of Delhi.  The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office arrested 36 year old Joshua C. Juengel of Manchester on Friday. Juengel informed investigators that he was in the vehicle with Salow but exited long before it went through the

St. Mary’s School Principal Resigning

The principal of St. Mary’s School in Manchester is resigning. Maureen Albritton’s resignation was recently accepted by the school board. Her final day will be June 30th. Albritton is in her second year at St. Mary’s School. The school board has already begun the search process for a new principal.         (photo

Driver Damages Ryan Street Sign and Electrical Box

Authorities say a driver was charged after hitting a street sign and an electrical box in Ryan last weekend. The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office says it happened Saturday night on Washington Street. The driver, David Otto of Ryan, had drove away, but was found a short time later. Otto has been charged with Operating While

Dyersville Woman Arrested on Theft Charges

A Dyersville woman has been arrested on theft charges. The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office says 31-year old Amanda Koopman was taken into custody on a warrant for Fifth Degree Theft on Wednesday. The charges stem from an investigation in which Koopman allegedly wrote checks out of a closed account to several businesses in Clayton County

Fire Damages Rural Epworth Home

A rural Epworth home was damaged by a fire Thursday afternoon. The fire broke out at a house northwest of town at 23869 Old Highway Road shortly before 4 o’clock. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says the home, owned by Kenneth and Tammy Burds, sustained about 200-thousand dollars in damage. No one was injured. Fire

No Injuries in Manchester Accident Sunday

Authorities say no one was injured in a one-vehicle accident in Manchester early Sunday morning. Manchester Police say a car lost control while going around a curve on South Tenth Street. Authorities say the car was traveling too fast for the conditions. The car went off the road and hit a fire hydrant before coming

Manchester Man Arrested on Child Endangerment Charges

A Manchester man was arrested on child endangerment charges last weekend. Manchester Police say 28-year old Larry C. White faces a felony charge, as well as two misdemeanor charges. Police were called to 108 Ludland Drive on Sunday for a disturbance. When officers arrived on the scene, they were informed that White had kicked in

Dubuque County Home Damaged in Fire

A Dubuque County home sustained around $200,000 in damage after a fire Wednesday afternoon. The home west of Balltown at 20490 Ridge Road is owned by Duane and Kimberly Kass.  There were no injuries, however, the family dog died in the fire. The cause of the fire remains under investigation and authorities say it does