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Arrest in Grant County Highlights Ongoing Battle Against Identity Theft
A recent arrest by the Grant County Sheriff’s Office has underscored the continuing challenges of identity theft. Celsa Banegas-Maldonado was taken into custody following an investigation into a stolen social security number reported on November 17 by a local resident. The compromised number was used illicitly in Wisconsin for employment, indicating the far-reaching implications of such crimes. Sheriff Garcia has reiterated the importance of community vigilance in reporting identity theft and his department's resolve in fighting against it.
Woman Arrested For Assaulting Two Nurses
Dubuque Police arrested 18 year old Aubrey Kinny around 6pm Wednesday at MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center on charges of three counts of assault on persons in certain occupations. A report says that Kinny assaulted two nurses from MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center.
Guttenberg home damaged in basement fire
GUTTENBERG, Iowa (KCRG) - At approximately 7:31 am, the Guttenberg Fire Department was dispatched to the 700 block of N. 4th Lane for a report of smoke coming from a residence. Responders determined that there was smoke and fire coming from the basement on the south end of the home....
Tri-State’s Most Wanted: Watch For These Criminals in Iowa, Illinois, & Wisconsin
The Dubuque Police Department has partnered with Crime Stoppers, the Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office, the Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Office to compile a list of the Tri-States Most Wanted Criminals. An updated Tri-States Most Wanted List is also available online thanks to the Telegraph Herald. Disclaimer to the...
Dubuque Woman Injured in Accident Then Arrested
A Dubuque woman was injured in an accident involving four vehicles in Dubuque on Monday afternoon. Dubuque police say the crash happened around 3:30 at the intersections of Langworthy and Hill Streets. Authorities say a vehicle driven by 48-year old Melissa Decker took a wide turn onto Langworthy and struck a vehicle stopped at a stop sign driven by 61-year old Kay Takes of Cascade.
Tiller's Furniture will be closing their doors after 73 years of business
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, Wis. (WKBT) -- "We could not get this third generation to jump on board," said Sue Tiller, the Manager of Tiller's Furniture.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Kittens Today in prairie du chien, WI
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of prairie du chien..
Planning Underway For Peosta Channel Dredging Work
If you are a boater on the Mississippi River around Dubuque, you will be excited about this news. Planning is underway to dredge two major sections of the Peosta Channel in April and May, if the state approves the city’s grant application on time. The channel has become silted...
New Dialysis Facility in Platteville
Grand River Medical Group- Tri-State Dialysis, a leading provider in kidney care and dialysis services has finalized construction on their new facility in Platteville, WI. Tri-State Dialysis has been providing dialysis and kidney care to Platteville and the surrounding communities since 2000. The new unit located at 5 Insight Drive, next to Honkamp will continue to provide hemodialysis services to its current patients in a bright, modern, and spacious new location. The new unit became operational on Monday. Hemodialysis is a process that removes waste from patient’s blood by removing it from the body and sending it through a machine to remove impurities before returning the blood back to the body. In people with normal kidney function that happens naturally. The group will celebrate their new location with an Open House at the new site just off US Business Highway 151 on Insight Drive, on Wednesday, December 6 from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., this event is open to the public. The new unit will be open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 6:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. In addition to the new dialysis unit the property will also have additional medical space available for the group’s future growth.
A Testament to Faith and Heritage: The Immaculate Conception Church of Kieler
Nestled in the heartland of Wisconsin, the Immaculate Conception Church in Kieler stands as a monument to the enduring spirit and rich heritage of its community. Established in 1855 during America's period of growth and immigration, the church has been a spiritual sanctuary and cultural hub for German and Irish settlers. The Kieler family, from whom the village takes its name, played a pivotal role in founding the first Catholic church in the area, with the church’s architecture reflecting the era's dedication and its front towers added in 1896.
Layoffs Begin at Energizer Battery Plant in Fennimore
The first layoffs at the Energizer Battery manufacturing plant in Fennimore is scheduled for today, kicking off a wind-down process that will end with the plant ceasing operations next fall. Reports say all 172 employees will be laid off and the plant is expected to close in September 2024. The plant is one of the largest employers in Fennimore, having previously operated as Rayovac and Spectrum Brands. It has been in operation since 1970. After announcing the closure, the company entered an agreement with the union to provide benefits such as severance, health insurance coverage and job placement assistance to all affected employees.
Garnavillo Historical Museum: Preserving the Pulse of the Past
Nestled in the quaint town of Garnavillo, Iowa, the Garnavillo Historical Museum stands as a beacon of local heritage, inviting visitors to embark on a captivating journey through time. Within the walls of a historic church, constructed in 1866, the museum complex houses an array of treasures, including a pioneer log cabin dating back to 1831 and an I.O.O.F Lodge Hall erected in 1860. This season, the museum has expanded its collection with intriguing additions such as a wooden tub washing machine and a wall mount crank telephone, providing a tactile connection to bygone eras.
Johnson Murder Trial Begins in Dubuque Co. District Court
The trial for a Chicago man who is one of five people accused in the death of 31-year old Lonnie Burns in February officially got underway yesterday in Dubuque County District Court. 25-year old Aaron Johnson who is charged with first degree murder and first degree robbery was identified as...
Mullen Automotive and RRDS Collaborate on Class 1 EV Cargo Van
LOS ANGELES, CA – (NewMediaWire) – December 01, 2023 – Mullen Automotive (NASDAQ: MULN) and Rapid Response Defense Systems (RRDS) have jointly filed responses for final ruling and compliance by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) regarding their Class 1 EV cargo van application. Mullen Automotive, an emerging electric vehicle manufacturer, partnered with RRDS, a leading small business federal contractor, to exclusively provide Class 1 EV cargo vans.
Bloomington, WI: The Cradle of American Circus History
Nestled in the heart of the Midwest, Bloomington, WI holds the title of the birthplace of the circus, a distinction rooted in its historical connection to the legendary P.T. Barnum Circus of the 19th century. This enchanting town sparked the careers of local brothers Howard and Fred Green, transforming Bloomington into a revered training ground for aerialists and circus performers. The legacy of these early circus pioneers lives on through the Gamma Phi Circus at Illinois State University, the nation's oldest collegiate circus, which continues to enchant audiences every April with performances that uphold the town's rich circus tradition.
This Playful Pup from Dubuque Regional Humane Society is Looking for a Home
Each week, the Dubuque Regional Humane Society is highlighting a "Pet of the Week." The Pet of the Week is available to be adopted via the Humane Society. "Pet of the Week" is brought to you by Finnin Kia, a trusted Kia dealer in Dubuque, IA. This week, the Dubuque...
Dubuque Business Leaders Discuss Talent Recruitment and Retention Strategies at Workforce Breakfast
Dubuque business leaders and HR professionals gather for a breakfast meeting to strategize on recruiting and retaining talent in the area. They discuss challenges like filling positions left by retiring baby boomers and ensuring adequate childcare for workers.
Cousins hope to maintain family ‘legacy’ with upcoming ownership change of area liquor store
EAST DUBUQUE, Ill. — A longtime area beer and liquor store soon will change hands, though the East Dubuque business will remain within the same family. Owner and general manager Tim Althaus is set to soon sell Family Beer & Liquor to his cousin, Josh Althaus. The store sells a variety of alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages and has been in the Althaus family since 1952.
Pioneer Players present Thornton Wilder’s ‘Our Town’
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Department of Performing and Visual Arts-Theatre and Pioneer Players will close out the fall semester with Thornton Wilder’s classic American play “Our Town.” Performances are Dec. 6 at 11 a.m., Dec. 6-9 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Theatre. The performance on Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. is also the Benefit Wednesday show. All tickets for Benefit Wednesday are $7, and the proceeds go to the Platteville Food Pantry and Pioneer Provisions, a free pantry/grocery service on campus which all currently enrolled students experiencing food insecurity are eligible to utilize.
Bell Tower Theater Brings Funny and Festive Holiday Play to Dubuque
Anytime Miki Robinson bops into the studio, we know there's a good show either coming or already at Dubuque's lovely Bell Tower Theater. This holiday season, the Bell Tower Theater is putting on a fun and festive play that proves to be memorable for its title alone. A Doublewide, Texas...