A group from the Nebraska Community Foundation stopped in Manchester last week for a peer learning day with officials from the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque (CFGD) and the Foundation for the Future of Delaware County (FFDC).

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After 14 years of offering non-denominational services, the Greeley Community Church closed its doors for good following its Aug. 25 service.

By the end of September, ATV/UTV users in Delaware County will be able to ride on the Class B road located in Fountain Springs Park.

The Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce is honored to announce the nominees for Manchester Area Woman of the Year. This award will be given out at the EmpowHER Women’s Night event Wednesday, Oct. 2.

The West Delaware School Board held its monthly meeting Sept. 9 in the high school library’s media room.

Fire departments from across the state came to Manchester for the annual IFA convention. These photos capture some of the activities of the weekend.

When Max and Jodi Fenton have some free time, it’s not unusual for the Greeley couple to spend it in an area cemetery. The couple travel to cemeteries in a multi-county area repairing old gravestones that have fallen (sometimes literally) on hard times.

When Zoe Walz began her R.E.D. project to show support for deployed military personnel, she was hoping to raise a couple of hundred dollars.

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The typical bountiful food spread that is indicative of a Delaware County Democrats meeting was on the table at a Sept. 1 gathering, but this meeting also included some Montana beer as well as that state’s governor.

School: Maquoketa Valley

School: West Delaware High School

A Manchester man who was identified by multiple people throughout the course of an investigation into a large-scale vandalism case has been arrested.

Gov. Kim Reynolds has selected Maj. Gen. Benjamin J. Corell as the new Adjutant General for the Iowa National Guard. Corell’s military career includes six overseas deployments and command at every level of the Iowa National Guard over 33 years. Corell most recently served as the division com…

The fourth annual Hero Hustle Aug. 25 at Schram Park drew 142 participants. The event combines a 400-yard swim, a 16-mile bike ride and a 5K run. Proceeds from the event  go to local law enforcement agencies as well as to fire and ambulance departments of Delaware County.

The area workforce provides a variety of services to the area as these photos show.

Area schools began classes Aug. 23. Lambert Elementary and St. Mary’s students are ready for the year to begin as these pictures show.

After a petition presented to the Manchester City Council at its last meeting dashed any hopes of using a reverse referendum to fund a new $2.6 million city shop on the east side of town, the council has decided to put the project on hold.

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It’s no secret that tariffs and the current trade war between the United States and China have impacted the Iowa economy in the areas of manufacturing and agriculture.

Homecoming might be weeks away, but Edgewood-Colesburg High School already has royalty walking the halls. Junior Hunter Thompson and senior Chezney Priem were recently crowned king and queen of the Clayton County Fair.

Dogs took advantage of the dog swim at the Edgewood swimming pool Aug. 18. Several dogs and their owners enjoyed spending time at the pool.