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HS Wrestling: West Delaware Travels To Solon For WaMaC Single Dual

HS Wrestling: West Delaware Travels To Solon For WaMaC Single Dual

The West Delaware wrestling team returns to dual meet action tonight as they head to Solon for a WaMaC conference single dual. The Hawks will enter the night 3-0 and 2-0 on the East side of the WaMaC and will face their toughest opponent of the season so far in Solon, and West Delaware head

Manchester Police Participating in I-PLEDGE Program

The Manchester Police Department has taken a pledge to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of Manchester’s youth. It’s part of the I-PLEDGE program – a partnership with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division. Manchester Police Chief Jim Hauschild says the program’s main emphasis is to educate local retailers and make

Maquoketa Valley Dollars for Scholars Hosting Soup Supper

Maquoketa Valley Dollars for Scholars will host their annual soup supper fundraiser this Friday night. Board member Mandy Pasker says all the proceeds will benefit graduating seniors through their scholarship program. The Soup Supper will run during the basketball games in the high school cafeteria in Delhi from 5 to 7:30 pm. The cost is

RMC to Install New 3D Mammography Equipment in Early 2018

Regional Medical Center in Manchester will be the first in the state to receive new 3D mammography technology. In early 2018, the hospital will install a 3D Mammogram System with Hologic 3Dimensions. Lynn McTaggert says it will have the highest resolution, contrasted 3D images. The new technology will provide less exposure to radiation – and

West Delaware School Board Meeting Recap

The school year isn’t even half over yet, but the West Delaware School District is already working on their calendar for next school year. Superintendent Dr. Kristen Rickey says the school board discussed it at their monthly meeting Monday night. The committee will continue working on the calendar and bring it to the School Board

HS BASKETBALL: Tuesday Night Preview

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: West Delaware Hawk Boys Basketball returns to the air from KMCH Sports tonight in Maquoketa. The 2-3 Hawks will face the 1-5 Cardinals who have lost 4 games in a row including a  52-47 setback to Class 2A second-ranked Cascade in a non-conference road contest Saturday night. The Hawks enter tonight

Delaware County Farm Bureau Members Attend Organization’s Annual State Convention

Several local residents represented the Delaware County Farm Bureau at the organization’s annual convention in Des Moines this week. Randy Francois, secretary of the Delaware County Farm Bureau Board, was one of them. One of the seminar topics during the two-day convention focused on the 2018 Farm Bill. Francois was joined by fellow Delaware County

HS BOWLING: Hawks Start Season Friday Afternoon

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The West Delaware girls and boys bowling teams will begin their season this afternoon on the road at the Lucky 10 Lanes in Independence facing the Mustangs. The Hawk boys are the defending Class 1A state champions and return five of the six members of that title team. Longtime assistant coach