Dubuque, IA

This Driftless Life: Kayaking the Galena River [VIDEO]

The Tri-States and the Driftless area offer countless outdoor adventures. From hiking and camping to biking and boating, there's no shortage of trails and rivers to explore. On Sunday, with sunny skies and cool temps in the mid-70s, I finally got out on one of the rivers on my checklist.

Dubuque Woman Gets Arrested For Domestic Assault

Dubuque Police arrested 43 year old Angela Glab of Dubuque Saturday at her residence on charges of domestic assault and child endangerment. A report says that Glab assaulted 44 year old Dustin Glab at their residence in front of their child.

‘Field of Dreams’ TV series receives $6 million in state funding

Gov. Kim Reynolds’ office announced Monday that $16.5 million in grant money will be divided among multiple tourism and recreational projects, including the “Field of Dreams” television series.  Universal Television is one of four organizations to receive the first batch of Destination Iowa funding awarded by the Iowa Economic Development Authority. Specifically, $6 million will fund […] The post ‘Field of Dreams’ TV series receives $6 million in state funding appeared first on Iowa Capital Dispatch.

Fatal Crash Near Holy Cross

A driver was killed in a rollover crash early Monday in Dubuque County. Dubuque County Sheriff’s deputies and Holy Cross EMS responded at about 4:50 a.m. today to the crash site on Holy Cross Road. A release states that deputies located a single-vehicle crash with the sole occupant deceased. An investigation revealed that the vehicle was traveling south on Holy Cross Road when it entered the east ditch, struck a driveway entrance and became airborne. The vehicle rolled, causing fatal injuries to the driver. The name of the driver will be released later, pending notification of family members.

Dubuque protestors respond to SCOTUS abortion decision

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG) - More than 100 people came to Dubuque’s Washington Park the Monday afternoon following the Supreme Court’s Friday decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. They came to express their support for abortion access, share anger and frustration, and to call for action. Maggie, who asked...

County Highway A To be Closed Wednesday

A Grant County Highway will be closed for most of the day Wednesday. According to the Grant County Highway Department, County Highway A, between Union and Lancaster, will be closed Wednesday. The highway department will be putting in a culvert. The highway should re-open by 4pm Wednesday.

Abortion Ruling Has Led to Protestors in Eastern Iowa

After the recent Roe v Wade Supreme Court ruling, hundreds of protestors showed up at Washington Park in Dubuque, Iowa, this past Monday. Maggie was an organizer of the rally and she spoke to KCRG about how the protest came about. She talked to some of her friends about meeting at the park and posted the idea on social media, which sparked hundreds more to get involved.
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The Menster Christmas Cookie Gravestone

In the small town of Cascade, Iowa, there is a gravestone that stands out among its peers in the local cemetery. Instead of a traditional epitaph, Maxine Menster’s family decided to share their love for their mother by sharing her Christmas cookie recipe. Maxine’s recipe was part of a...

Golden Hawks Meet Comets on Campus

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball and softball teams face off with the Bellevue Comets Tuesday. The Golden Hawk baseball team is 13-10 on the year after a 13-10 loss on Senior Night in Wellman Monday to the Durant Wildcats. The Hawks are hitting .288 as a team with six players over .300 led by Cain Brown at .389 with 28 hits and 26 runs. Dylan Henry has a team best 21 RBI. Mid-Prairie has a team ERA of 4.24 led by Alex Bean and Brock Harland each at 2.62. Bowen Burmeister, Karson Grout, Harland, Collin Miller and Brady Weber all have multiple pitching wins. Bellevue is 1-16 on the year, scoring their first victory last time out, a 5-3 win over West Branch. The Comets are hitting .231 together, led by Tyler Nemmers at .340 with 16 hits. Cal Bonifas has seven RBI. Bellevue’s team ERA is 8.67 led by Dawson Weber with a 1-3 record and 8.05 ERA. These teams last met in 2021 with Mid-Prairie winning 12-0.