Following a recent series of lengthy public comments, Mayor Milt Kramer proposed that the Manchester City Council adopt a policy used by other communities in order to keep control over the amount of time a citizen is given to address the council.
A nursing course held in a local health lab is helping ease the need for nurse aides in area care facilities while offering students entry into a health career.
The Delaware County Community Chest awarded $13,466 in grants to area groups during a ceremony at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Manchester July 2. The Delaware County Community Chest benefits thousands of Delaware County residents through grants awarded to local organizations.
Winning the Best Beer award at the Iowa Craft Beer Festival in Des Moines June 15 shouldn’t surprise fans of Franklin Street Brewing Company (FSBC) beers. But adding items most often associated with breakfast to that beer, including locally made cinnamon rolls, definitely made the beer stand…
Since opening 5K Sports and More June 1, Alana DeMoss has sold a little bit of everything. The store, located at 819 East Main St. in Manchester and previously called AK Sports, caters not only to athletes, but also to those who enjoy fishing and hunting.
Not everyone has had the opportunity to hear Dr. Temple Grandin speak about the livestock industry, and for the first three-and-a-half years of her life, nobody heard her speak at all.
The Delaware County Board of Supervisors heard updates on the new sheriff’s office and jail from John Hansenm, of Midwest Construction Consultants (MCC), at its July 1 supervisor meeting.
When brothers and co-owners of Franklin Street Brewing Company, Chad and Kyle Sands, opened five years ago, they expected to sell beer. But after five years in the former Masonic Lodge building in Manchester, the brothers believe they are ahead of what they envisioned when they set out to br…
Beautiful weather, a good crowd, plenty of vendors and free food and music highlighted the Friday Night Farmers Market hosted by the Watershed in Manchester.
Court documents confirm that two former officials of a Manchester hospital recently were arrested for receiving payments for personal trips they passed off as company business.
Cold beer, good food and presidential politics brought Delaware County Democrats together at Franklin Street Brewing Company June 17 for the group’s summer social.
As the 2018-19 school year comes to a close, the doors of summer open for the West Delaware school district. The Board met June 10 and discussed its student attendance percentage, as well as improving communication through media.
Justin Olind, physical education and health teacher at Edgewood-Colesburg High School, presented his individualized professional development plan to the school board at their regular June 17 meeting.
The mental health region encompassing Dubuque, Delaware and Jones counties is seeking a new location for a local center for the treatment of mental illnesses and substance abuse issues.
While dairy farmers across the United States continue to fight low prices, there may be some hope for higher prices and more market access with the implementation of the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA).