Oct 11, 2013
After more than four decades (but only two parishes), Pastor Dave Andreae retires
By Julie Berg-Raymond The rutabaga team at Big Canoe Lutheran Church may have to find a replacement this year, and the Highlandville Literary Society might occasionally be a member short at meetings; but even though Rev.
Police charge 2 adults, 2 juveniles with campground thefts
Two adults and two juveniles were charged this week in a string of thefts from a Clayton County campground on July 5. Andrew Hunt, 20, of Elkader, and Erica Cummer, 21, of Dyersville, were arrested and charged with third-degree theft and third-degree burglary after police say they and two juveniles stole several items from various locations at the ... (more)
Fayette County Union
Clayton County to crown Fair Queen Wednesday
Five young ladies will vie for the title of Clayton County Fair Queen. The coronation will take place at 6:30 p.m. tonight during opening ceremonies of the 159th Annual Clayton County Fair.
Turkey River Watershed takes regional approach to flood mitigation
A major flood mitigation effort is bringing together 23 eastern Iowa cities across five counties and seven soil and water conservation districts.
Russian WWII vet recalls the Battle of Stalingrad
The Soviet soldiers used their own bodies as shields, covering women and children escaping on ferry boats from a Nazi bombardment that killed 40,000 civilians in a single day.