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Kim Brooks
09/13/2019 - 12:31pm
I never expect to read a book and find a real-life connection. But I love when that happens!  Recently I started reading “When Books Went to War,” a non-fiction historical reference about the book drives held all over the United States during WWII....

Agriculture


Glenn’s Riverview Farm received the Iowa Heritage Farm Award, during the Iowa State Fair, for operating a farm in the same family for 150 years. Posing are, first row from left: Jaxen and Brayden Glenn. Second row: Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig, Katie and Drew Glenn, Jan and Richard Glenn, and Iowa Farm Bureau President Craig Hill. (Photos submitted)
09/15/2019 - 5:49pm

Features

09/13/2019 - 4:40pm
The Jones County Community Foundation (JCCF), an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, is excited to announce that Jones County non-profits raised $9,836 on this year’s Great Give Day, May 9.  The following Jones County non-...

Sports


Jeff Carlson of Monticello (12) and teammate Brayden Cleeton celebrate after Carlson's game-winning extra point against Dyersville Beckman Sept. 6 at Dean Nelson Field. (Photos by Pete Temple)
09/13/2019 - 10:31am
     Monticello not only scored when it counted most, but also refused to accept what appeared a likely defeat, earning a memorable 34-33 overtime football victory over Dyersville Beckman Friday, Sept. 6 at Dean Nelson Field.      Monticello won...

Obituaries

09/13/2019 - 4:35pm
Martin Joseph Tumey, 67, of Hopkinton, died at home on Sunday, May 19. Visitation will be held at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Ryan from 4-8 p.m. on May 27, 2019 and for one hour the following morning from 9:30-10:30 a.m. before the funeral mass....

News

09/13/2019 - 4:42pm
EIRUSS representatives Mark Jobgen and Matt Specht met with the Jones County Supervisors during the May 14 board meeting to discuss some recent issues.  EIRUSS proposed a rate increase for Center Junction water and sewer utility systems at $2 a...

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