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Ammunition found near Maquoketa school

MAQUOKETA, Iowa (KWQC) – Police were called to Maquoketa Middle School after ammunition was discovered in the garbage dumpster. According to the Maquoketa Community School District Superintendent, police searched the school building at 200 E. 24 more words


Two Maquoketa, Iowa men awarded Carnegie Hero Medal

MAQUOKETA, Iowa (KWQC)  Two Maquoketa men are being awarded the Carnegie Hero Medal for helping save a man from a fire.

Matthew L. Tranel and Cory Alan Simonson saved Harvey L. 159 more words


Maquoketa, Iowa elementary students told to avoid strangers

MAQUOKETA, Iowa (KWQC) – The principal has sobering advice for families with kids at Briggs Elementary:  go straight home after school and don’t talk to strangers. 105 more words


Maquoketa win thriller in round 1 of postseason

Maquoketa gets go ahead touchdown in the 4th quarter to best Clear Creek Amana 13-7 19 more words


Jackson Co. offers low-interest loans to help revitalize downtown communities

JACKSON COUNTY, Iowa (KWQC) – Leaders in Jackson County are hoping to give their downtown communities a face-lift with a new program.

In downtown Maquoketa, there are some empty store fronts and buildings that could use a little work, that’s why the county is offering low-interest loans to business and property owners. 381 more words

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Fatal motorcycle accident near Maquoketa Caves

JACKSON COUNTY, Iowa (KWQC) – One woman is dead after a head-on motorcycle accident Sunday afternoon. The accident happened at County Highway E17 and County Road Y31 around 12:52 p.m. 62 more words