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06/05/2020 - 3:51pm
  Fayette County Supervisors returned to their normal digs Monday as they tackled a short agenda. Small numbers were present during the morning as most residents appeared cautious about venturing into the facility for business after months of staying at home. While most offices are open, the Fayette County Clerk of Courts office remains shuttered.  
06/04/2020 - 5:30am
Area churches are continuing to show signs of life with most area churches now once again open, though some remain closed. Many Catholics throughout the Archdiocese of Dubuque were able to go their first Mass in two months. Mass offerings remain limited with St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Calmar seeing Mass Sundays and its linked parishes...
06/02/2020 - 7:30am
Back in 1963, Bob Dylan reflected on the signs of the times in his song “The Times They Are A-Changin.’” Influenced by Irish and Scottish ballads, this anthem of change is universal and everlasting. Its message, while written in nearly 60 years ago, is clear: Change is constant, and the times are always changing. The full column...
05/29/2020 - 5:30am
  Pentecost will mark the reopening of many if not all Catholic parishes in northeast Iowa. An announcement made Wednesday said May 30 would see the beginning of Mass resumption. "I am happy to announce that starting 30-31 May 2020, Pentecost Sunday, the parishes in the Archdiocese of Dubuque are able to gather for outreach to the poor,...
05/28/2020 - 5:30am
  Area voters will head to the polls soon where they will find hand sanitizer and personal protective equipment. Election officials have received shipments of PPE from the office of Paul Pate, Iowa Secretary of State. They also received equipment including face shields as well as half of a million dollars in funding for safety materials,...
05/27/2020 - 5:30am
Residents of Waucoma have seen the initial work of summer road projects get underway while other residents of Fayette County wait for their portions to begin. The first phase includes sidewalks in Waucoma, work that will be followed by Hot Mix Asphalt overlay, according to information online from the Fayette County engineer’s website....
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