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Maquoketa Valley overcame a balky first quarter to defeat a determined Ed-Co team, 63-24, in a Tri-Rivers Conference girls basketball contest at Edgewood, Jan. 10. The Wildcats won their sixth in a row and improved to 12-2 on the year, while the Vikings, fresh off a win over Starmont, droppe…

Obituaries

Alice Jean Bandy, 92, of Manchester, passed away Tuesday, Jan.…

Opinion

By the time you read this, I will be recovering from wrist surgery. It’s nothing serious, just something I acquired from a lousier-than-normal golf swing last summer. For the longest time, I just figured the pain wasn’t from the injury, but rather from getting older. But the pain didn’t go a…