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Grant County law enforcement agencies will hold an outreach event

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. – Grant County law enforcement agencies will hold an outreach event this week at a Platteville church. The Faith and Blue Event will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. this Friday, Oct. 7, at Rolling Hills Church, on W. Main St. in Platteville, aimed at making a connection between the community and … Continue Reading Grant County law enforcement agencies will hold an outreach event

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Maquoketa teachers face censorship after parent complaints

MAQUOKETA, Iowa – Maquoketa Community School Board members are expected to vote later this month on whether to adopt a state-required employee expression policy, regulating what a teacher can and cannot display in the classroom. At a recent school board meeting, members unanimously approved the first reading of a policy outling when the district can … Continue Reading Maquoketa teachers face censorship after parent complaints

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Plea hearing set for woman charged with illegally purchasing gun linked to Dubuque shooting

An Oct. 12 plea hearing has been set for a woman charged with illegally purchasing a gun linked to a Dubuque shooting. The charge stems from a firearm found at Elisabeth E. Kress’, 30, boyfriend’s home following a domestic disturbance between him and a 48 year old Dubuque man who was shot on July 19 … Continue Reading Plea hearing set for woman charged with illegally purchasing gun linked to Dubuque shooting

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Authorities still working to determine what caused fatal tractor crash in Sherrill area

SHERRILL, Iowa — Authorities are still working to determine what caused a fatal tractor crash in the Sherrill area over the weekend. The accident left the driver trapped after the tractor rolled on Hammerand Road Sunday night. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Department reports that the driver had to be extricated from the overturned tractor and … Continue Reading Authorities still working to determine what caused fatal tractor crash in Sherrill area

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Prison Sentence For Dubuque Man On Weapons Charges

Nearly two years in prison for a Dubuque felon found in possession of a firearm. 22 year old Tremaine L. Moore Jr. was sentenced to one year and nine months in prison after previously pleading guilty to possession of a firearm by a felon. He was pulled over by police in December and a loaded … Continue Reading Prison Sentence For Dubuque Man On Weapons Charges

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Two people injured in chain-reaction crash on Northwest Arterial in Dubuque

Two people were injured in a chain-reaction crash Friday on the Northwest Arterial in Dubuque. Timothy A. Demmer, 51, of Dubuque, was taken to UnityPoint Health-Finley Hospital, according to a crash report. Sandra J. Cliff, 57, of Reedsburg, Wis., was treated at the scene. The crash occurred at about 3:10 p.m. Friday in the southbound … Continue Reading Two people injured in chain-reaction crash on Northwest Arterial in Dubuque

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Volunteers from tri-state region lend helping hand in Florida following Hurricane Ian

As the high water continues to recede from Hurricane Ian’s devastation of Florida’s coastline, responders from the tri-state region already headed there to volunteer in the relief effort. Red Cross volunteers set out on Saturday to Miami to help those impacted by the catastrophic category 4 hurricane that left millions acros the state devastated. -0-

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Dubuque couple are facing child neglect chaqrges after exposing their toddler daughter to drugs

A Dubuque couple are facing child neglect chaqrges after exposing their toddler daughter to drugs. Court documents satate that, Antonio J. Kitch, 29, and Amanda L. Draves, 32, took their 2-year-old daughter to MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center on May 20 after the child was found not breathing. Tests of the child’s hair showed exposure to … Continue Reading Dubuque couple are facing child neglect chaqrges after exposing their toddler daughter to drugs