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The Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) was one of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal programs that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States. A public relief program, it put thousands of young men to work, providing unskilled manual labor jobs related to the conservation and dev…

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Despite uncooperative weather, Delaware County parks recently opened for vehicle traffic and camping. The Delaware County Conservation Board currently manages over 2,064 acres of county-owned and leased land for outdoor recreation activities and for conservation and preservation of natural r…

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The week was anything but fortuitous for the West Delaware girls soccer team, as the Hawks suffered losses to Western Dubuque (9-2), Vinton-Shellsburg (4-1) and Beckman (8-0) on their home pitch.

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The West Delaware boys track team did not spend much time on the road last week traveling only to Delhi for its lone meet of the week. Competing with 14 other teams the Hawks placed sixth, with 49 points, at the Maquoketa Valley Wildcat Invitational.

Obituaries

Committal service for David Teske will be held May 7 at 10:30 …

Brenda R. Meyer, 56, of Strawberry Point, passed away on Frida…

Doris A. Reth, 75, of Manchester, died Thursday, April 21, 201…

Opinion

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There’s definitely no need to do any genetic testing to see if Justin and Ryan are my sons. All one has to do is pay attention on Opening Day of the Major League Baseball season to see we’re related.