A vote Tuesday, May 5 on a $4.9 million bond to expand the Delaware County jail and sheriff's offices eked out a few more percentage points of approval but did not receive the 60 percent supermajority required to pass.
One of two people found dead in a Dubuque home Friday was a Farley woman.
Dubuque County sheriff's officers responded to a disturbance and report of a discharged weapon at 12467 Highway 151 on Sunday, May 3.
A number of area non-profits are participating in Great Give Day Tuesday, May 5.
Dyersville is on the route in June for a transcontinental runner, wellness advocate and cancer survivor.
The Edgewood-Colesburg Community School district board April 21 voted to eliminate the elementary school principal position currently filled by Paul Wenger.
A new bill being studied in the Iowa House would divide up $16.5 million in sales-tax rebates initially earmarked for All-Star Ballpark Heaven. The bill under consideration would allow any eligible “baseball and softball complex” to apply for up to $2.5 million in sales tax rebates.
The Dubuque County zoning board of adjustment has scheduled two meetings concerning a proposed law enforcement shooting and training facility southwest of Graf.
The Dubuque County supervisors approved amending a 28E service agreement with Delaware County for utilizing Anthony Bardgett as interim city engineer. The original agreement required Dubuque County to pay Delaware County $100 per hour for engineer services, of which $65 per hour reimbursed Bardgett. Under the amended agreement, Dubuque County will pay Delaware County $150 per hour for services and $45 per hour and associated FICA and IPERS for travel time.
On May 18, the Dyersville city council will take input on whether or not to spend $160,000 to pay half the cost of infrastructure on 12th Street SW.
When Johnston Elementary third grader Kaitlyn Nolan slipped in the snow on the playground this winter, she found an unexpected windfall: two $1 bills in the snow.
A large number of Thunder Ridge residents turned out for the Peosta city council work session on April 21 to gather more information on the possible annexation of the subdivision into the city of Peosta.
The Dubuque County board of supervisors on April 27 appointed Craig Takes, of Durango, to replace Eric Thomas on the Sunnycrest Manor operational board of directors. The term ends Dec. 31, 2017.
At the Delaware County board of supervisors meeting April 27, Terry McGovern addressed concerns with the addition of the new wind turbines adjacent to his property near Earlville.
Ed-Co sophomore Hunter Paxson has an autism spectrum disorder. He knows the pain of a meltdown, like a “really bad headache,” when his vision starts to spot out, and the next thing he knows, he’s on the floor crying.