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'These guys are magicians': Meet the brothers behind the corn at the 'Field of Dreams' site

DYERSVILLE — It’s a sunny June day as brothers Andy and Adam Rahe walk to right field of the famous rural ball diamond from the 1989 film classic “Field of Dreams." The brothers, who have been farming at the site for years, stop at the outfield grass, and Adam notices several cornstalks trampled on the ground. He asks his brother what happened.
DYERSVILLE, IA
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Dyersville expecting influx of visitors for MLB game

DYERSVILLE, Iowa (KCRG) - Major League Baseball returns to Iowa this week, bringing with it the expectation of a lot of visitors to Dyersville. Thursday’s game will be the second-ever MLB baseball game in the state, drawing inspiration from the 1989 classic film Field of Dreams. “I’m expecting a...
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Corny? No way -- Cubs can't wait for Field of Dreams

This story was excerpted from Jordan Bastian's Cubs Beat newsletter. To read the full newsletter, click here. And subscribe to get it regularly in your inbox. When it was announced last fall that the Cubs would be playing in the Field of Dreams game this year, one of the first promotional graphics featured a group of players walking through the famous cornfield to the baseball diamond. One of the Cubs in the image was slugger Patrick Wisdom.
DYERSVILLE, IA
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Officials seeking assistance in Iowa City shooting investigation

Major League Baseball returns to Iowa this week, bringing with it a lot of expected visitors to the town of Dyersville. Show You Care: Antelope Lending Library helps kids keep reading by bringing books to them. Updated: 6 hours ago. A non-profit is making sure kids are reading by bringing...
DYERSVILLE, IA
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Gates Park Pool in Waterloo marks last day open before renovations

Major League Baseball returns to Iowa this week, bringing with it a lot of expected visitors to the town of Dyersville. Show You Care: Antelope Lending Library helps kids keep reading by bringing books to them. Updated: 2 hours ago. A non-profit is making sure kids are reading by bringing...
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How to watch the Field of Dreams 2022 game

Major League Baseball returns to Iowa on Thursday, Aug. 11, for the second Field of Dreams game. It marks the second consecutive year two big league clubs will take the field in the neutral-site location. Here's what you need to know about this year's edition of the game. When is...
DYERSVILLE, IA

50+ Reasons This Illinois Town is One of Best Fall Destinations in US

The fall season in Illinois looks pretty good in photos, but there's one place where it looks and feels best. It's time to start planning your leaf-peeping adventures. I've said this before so many times, this small Illinois town never disappoints. There's a special feeling I get every time I make this drive southwest of Rockford, and I think it's time to do it again.
GALENA, IL
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How the Cincinnati Reds and Chicago Cubs will get to Iowa for this year's Field of Dreams game

The Cincinnati Reds and Chicago Cubs will get VIP treatment on their way to Dyersville for this year’s Major League Baseball game at the “Field of Dreams” movie site. The teams will get a police escort for their Thursday, Aug. 11 game played in the specially constructed stadium located near the Dyersville diamond that was the central part of the 1989 film.
DYERSVILLE, IA
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First Alert Forecast: Monday Morning, August 8th, 2023

Major League Baseball returns to Iowa this week, bringing with it a lot of expected visitors to the town of Dyersville. Show You Care: Antelope Lending Library helps kids keep reading by bringing books to them. Updated: 7 hours ago. A non-profit is making sure kids are reading by bringing...
DYERSVILLE, IA
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Ahead of week of baseball festivities, Dyersville prepares

On Sunday, the City of Williamsburg officially renamed the State Street Bridge after a fallen Vietnam soldier. Show You Care: Antelope Lending Library helps kids keep reading by bringing books to them. Updated: 7 hours ago. A non-profit is making sure kids are reading by bringing the books to them....
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Bridge in Williamsburg renamed in honor of fallen Vietnam veteran

Major League Baseball returns to Iowa this week, bringing with it a lot of expected visitors to the town of Dyersville. Show You Care: Antelope Lending Library helps kids keep reading by bringing books to them. Updated: 5 hours ago. A non-profit is making sure kids are reading by bringing...
WILLIAMSBURG, IA
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Teacher shares reasons for resigning amid statewide shortage

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) -Districts across the state are in dire need of more teachers. We’ve been in touch with several districts both large and small regarding teacher retention. Springville had 4 teachers resign, that’s actually down from the year prior when that district saw 6 resignations. Lisbon had...
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
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Dubuque Man Going To Prison On Federal Gun Charge

A man who unlawfully possessed a firearm in Dubuque has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison. 29 year old Lorenzo Lemons of Dubuque was sentenced to 37 months’ imprisonment after pleading guilty in March to being a prohibited person in possession of a firearm. He must serve a three-year term of supervised release after his prison term. According to a release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Iowa, Lemons admitted that on September 13th he fled from Dubuque police while in possession of a 9mm handgun. Lemons previously was convicted in Illinois of residential burglary in 2013 and retail theft in 2015.
DUBUQUE, IA
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Homegrown: Kruse Farms enters fifth generation at Dubuque Farmers Market

The Telegraph Herald’s monthly Homegrown feature highlights vendors who sell at tri-state area farmers markets. Watch for new installments on the first Sunday of each month. If you have a suggestion for a vendor for us to feature, send an email to elizabeth.kelsey@thmedia.com. Kruse Farms. Location: Lancaster, Wis. Items...
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