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DeWitt-native Casey Kreiter will call a new team home when the NFL kicks off its next season.

(In times like this, it makes each of us take time to review some of our favorite memories.  This is one of mine.)

Leslie Jacobsen converts her Christmas decorations into a meaningful message for people passing by her Maquoketa home. 

I gave up a dream today. And I think I will be better, maybe happier, because of it. But even at the moment I realized what I needed to do and that I would appreciate it later, it did not feel all that great.

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There's a Mask Task Force in DeWitt, and it's gaining helpers by the day. The group's goal is to make masks for area health care workers. 

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WellSpire Westwing resident Phyllis Parrott receives a unique visit from her grandson Thomas Barnes and great grandson Calvin.

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As part of our UpBeat series of stories for people enjoy while they are homebound, here’s Part V, the final installment of a piece by local writer Dale Kilburg, a retired postal carrier who continues to work the "family farm.” He has a passion for reading and enjoys writing about the past, s…

The DeWitt Chamber & Development Company is organizing a new event for this summer. On Thursday, June 4th, the DCDC will host “DeWitt’s Wine Walk.”

As part of our UpBeat articles for people enjoy while they are homebound, Alberta Ervin, pastor at the First United Methodist Church in Maquoketa, shares some thoughts on why laughter is the bestmedicine. Enjoy!

As part of our UpBeat series of stories for people enjoy while they are homebound, here’s Part IV of a piece by local writer Dale Kilburg, a retired postal carrier who continues to work the "family farm.” He has a passion for reading and enjoys writing about the past, so it is no surprise th…

Clinton County Farm Bureau is sponsoring learning packets for younger students and parents that are hands-on and do not require technology. This is a picture of Lincoln Rheingans after doing one of the egg experiments. This week’s unit is called Chickens and Eggs. New units will be available…

As part of our UpBeat series of stories for people enjoy while they are homebound, here’s Part II of a piece by local writer Dale Kilburg, a retired postal carrier who continues to work the "family farm.” He has a passion for reading and enjoys writing about the past, so it is no surprise th…

As part of our UpBeat series of stories for people enjoy while they are homebound, please enjoy this piece by local writer Dale Kilburg, a retired postal carrier who continues to farm the "family farm.” He has a passion for reading and enjoys writing about the past, so it is no surprise that…

We all know fitness has many benefits. Staying physically active has been shown to build immune systems, boost mood and help with various health issues. In Maquoketa we are working hard to adjust to the changes in our community due to the new health regulations. Our fitness centers are close…