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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.”

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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!

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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…

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As part of our UpBeat series of stories for people enjoy while they are homebound, here’s Part III 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 t…

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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…

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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…