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Memory of Tod Halverson

June 28, 2018 by Snozz Snodgrass (Register to contact)

Tod past away from a long struggle with cancer. Lived in FLA. and loved to take pictures of sunsets.

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Teen who brought handgun to Dubuque Senior High School will no longer be tried as adult  KCRG

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG) - A 17-year-old who was arrested on September 24 for bringing a handgun to Dubuque Senior High School will no longer be tried as ...

Dubuque Senior student council giving away Prom dresses ahead of dance  KCRG

The Dubuque Senior High School student council is giving away Prom dresses ahead of the big dance this weekend.

Dubuque Senior moving through state tourney with help from special assistant  KCRG

DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) - It has been a magical year for the Dubuque Senior boys basketball team. The Rams beat Iowa City West 39-36 in the state high ...

Student arrested for having handgun at Dubuque Senior; two other incidents keep police busy  KCRG

Dubuque police arrested a 17-year-old student on Monday, September 24 for bringing a handgun to Dubuque Senior High School. The school also had two kids ...

Dubuque Senior student who brought handgun to school facing expulsion  KCRG

It's likely a Dubuque Senior High School student will be expelled for up to one year after police found a gun in his bookbag, and it's a decision Superintendent ...

Dubuque School District reflects on high school students' screen access with 1:1 laptop program  KCRG

The Dubuque School District is on its way to providing a laptop to each of its high school students, while also trying to ensure students are using those screens in ...

Two years later, construction at Dubuque Senior High finally coming to an end  KCRG

DUBUQUE, Iowa, KCRG-TV9 -- Two years of construction and renovations at Dubuque Senior High School are finally coming to an end.

Public can tour Dubuque Senior's $30 million renovation this weekend

Members of the public can tour the renovated Dubuque Senior High School this weekend.

Girls prep golf: Marting leads charge for Senior in tough MVC race

Here is a capsule look at area girls golf teams in the Mississippi Valley Conference this spring:

Dubuque Senior High School top competitor for the Iowa High School Speech Association  KCRG

Dubuque Senior High School has more Iowa High School Speech Association All State nominations than any other high school in the state.

Dubuque School District hires equity director, will identify areas of improvement in schools  KCRG

The Dubuque School District has created a new position of equity director. That person will help the district determine areas of improvement in its schools.

Telegraph Herald sports coming events | Other Sports

BASKETBALL. Cascade boys camp — Cascade will host boys camps July 16-19 at the high school gym. Area players entering grades 2-5 will play from ...

Dubuque School District: Senior baseball field on deck for improvements  KCRG

Fans and players of the Dubuque Senior baseball team say their field has been in need of upgrades for years.

Dubuque School District works to create financial literacy graduation requirement per new state law  KCRG

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG) -- A new state law requires high school students across Iowa to take a financial literacy course in order to graduate, and it's causing ...

Dubuque senior named candidate for 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Sydney Ringold, a senior at Dubuque Senior High School, is a candidate for the 2019 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.

Girls prep tennis: Senior holds off Western Dubuque

It's a good time for tennis in Dubuque. The girls city championship was split three ways this year, and it speaks volumes to the talents on each squad. Dubuque ...

Back to school: Parts of Dubuque Senior High School reno to be complete for school year  KCRG

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) The halls at Dubuque Senior High School haven't been filled with teachers and students the past few months; they've been filled ...

Dubuque Police Department hosts active shooter training at Senior High School  KCRG

In an emergency situation, every second is crucial: that's what Dubuque police officers said during active shooter training this week at Dubuque Senior High ...

Boys prep soccer: Jaeger, Hempstead speed past Senior

Jackson Jaeger began the season on Dubuque Hempstead's back line.

Dubuque Senior High School graduate eager to keep volunteering  KCRG

Among the crowd of Dubuque Senior High School students practicing for graduation, educators say there's someone who stands out. Elizabeth Kelsey, an honor ...

Senior High School cheerleaders perform in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade  KCRG

Sixteen cheerleaders from Dubuque Senior High School participated in the 2018 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday.

Dubuque Senior High School renovation bids come in under budget  KCRG

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) An estimated $30 makeover for Dubuque Senior High School could come in under budget. The School Board received six bids ...

Girls prep tennis: Sun shines bright as Hempstead beats Senior

Joyce Sun is a quiet leader. Just don't make the mistake of thinking the Dubuque Hempstead star won't have you screaming by the end of your match.

UPDATE: Dubuque Community School District says threat wasn't credible  KCRG

The Dubuque Community School District says 12 hours after learning of a threat, they are now confident in saying there is no credible threat to their schools.

A homecoming to sing about: Dubuque native making name for himself in opera returns to hometown

In every great opera, there comes a pivotal plot twist that sets the stage for the next act.

Girls prep golf: Wahlert, Senior's Marting rolling toward state

ASBURY, Iowa — It's best not to talk about it. Just stay focused.

Dubuque robotics team advances to championship | Tri-state News

The Dubuque Community Schools robotics team advanced to the FIRST Robotics Competition championship with its performance at a regional contest last ...

Dubuque public schools name longtime employee as new HR director

Dubuque Community School District leaders have named their next executive director of human resources.

Dubuque Community Schools proposes plans with new funding money

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWWL) - With the extension of the one cent sales tax, the Dubuque Community School District is coming up with a few plans as to how they ...

Students, alumni upset with Clarke University's plan to cut arts majors  KCRG

Clarke University in Dubuque plans to eliminate some academic majors, including musical theatre and drama. This has angered students and alumni who say ...

More than just football: Green Bay Packers surprise Dubuque Senior students  KCRG

Players from the Green Bay Packers surprised Dubuque Senior High students on Wednesday.

Dubuque school officers attempt to be proactive | News, Sports, Jobs  Marshalltown Times Republican

DUBUQUE — Each year, school resource officers working in the Dubuque Community School District file hundreds of reports and charges stemming from ...

Dubuque student earns scholarship as National Merit finalist

A Dubuque Senior High School student has been named a finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program and awarded a $2500 scholarship.

Senior High School graduates | Tri-state News

Dubuque Senior High School. Commencement — 10 a.m. June 1, 2019, Five Flags Center, Dubuque. Valedictorian — Sibani S. Ram. Salutatorian — Elias A.

Budgeting, Marxism and Dungeons & Dragons: Dubuque Free School expands in 3rd year

Local residents looking for an introduction to Marxism, a refresher course on personal budgeting or even an exploration of a classic role-playing game can ...

Prep cross country: Hempstead boys, Senior girls claim MVC titles

It was a day of firsts for Dubuque's public schools at the Mississippi Valley Conference Super Meet.

Sibani Ram awarded $20,000 scholarship | Features

Sibani Ram, a senior at Dubuque Senior High School, has been recognized as one of the country's most outstanding high school leaders by the Coca-Cola ...

Dubuque Senior speech team wins top All-State honors for 3rd time in 6 years

A one-act play exploring the morality of war provided a new challenge for high school senior Amy English.

Rainfall totals from April 28-29, 2019  KCRG

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Rain and some thunderstorms came across the area Sunday night through Monday morning. The heaviest amounts fell ...

Sibani Ram, student columnist and future scientist | Features

Sibani Ram has been a student columnist for the Telegraph Herald since 2014.

'One last flight:' Dubuque native who was part of Tuskegee Airmen remembered fondly

Dubuque recently lost one of its great pilots. Robert Martin, 99, hadn't flown in more than 50 years, but the time he spent in the air during his youth more than ...

Julia M. Gourley | Obituaries Dubuque

Julia Marie Gourley, 54, of Dubuque, left this world and went straight to Heaven peacefully on June 7, 2019, at home, surrounded by her loved ones.

VIDEO: EZ Roller | Tri-state News

Jackson Capesius, a freshman at Dubuque Senior High School, demonstrates how his EZ Roller works. Capesius won the Dubuque Area Chamber of ...

Boys prep golf: Stelzers, WD make strides in MVC; Wahlert wins Valley

With a pair of young leaders — brothers, no less — fronting the charge, Western Dubuque is primed to thrive in the Mississippi Valley Conference.

Catholic school teacher who pursued 'inappropriate' relationships with teens loses license  Des Moines Register

A former Catholic school teacher in Dubuque will not be allowed to teach for at least three years after encouraging "inappropriate" relationships with three high ...

June P. Lee | Obituaries |  Sioux City Journal

June P. Lee, 93, of Sioux City, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019, at a local hospital.

Week in review: Top stories from across the tri-states

The Dubuque Police Department's highest-ranking female officer is suing the police chief and city on the grounds of gender discrimination, harassment and ...

Local marching bands tune up for fall (PHOTOS)  WCF Courier

WATERLOO — It was all a matter of timing Friday as West High School band members worked on a section of music.

Retiring Dubuque music teacher receives surprise serenade | Tri-state News

Teresa Slade is known for making Hempstead High School students feel safe and that they belong. Benjamin Goldberg, who graduated from the Dubuque ...

Tri-state area music and food festivals | Vacationland

Dubuque gatherings for food lovers. Cobb (Wis.) Corn Fest, Aug. 7-11: About 10 miles northwest of Mineral Point. Corkless in Galena (Ill.) Wine ...

Cedar Valley bands perform at weekend marching festivals  WCF Courier

WATERLOO — High school bands from across the Cedar Valley hit the road this weekend to participate in marching festivals and competitions.

Hawkeye Community College, Waverly-Shell Rock receive registered apprenticeship funds  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

DES MOINES — A Cedar Valley college and school district will receive state funding to help expand Iowa's registered apprenticeship programs.

Blind Iowa teen finds her bliss running on cross-country team

After years of hiding her disability, this blind Iowan's journey to self-acceptance is reaching new heights running on the cross-country team.

Final year for Iowa Private College Week; Dubuque private schools say they'll continue the tradition  KCRG

The Iowa Association of Independent Colleges and Universities is hosting it's last Iowa Private College Week this week. Dubuque private colleges say they will ...

'Swamped' with students: School counselors' workload often more than recommended  KCRG

Some eastern Iowa school counselors are responsible for too many students according to the American School Counselor Association.

At Dubuque alternative school, sowing seeds of learning

Novice gardeners learn about collaboration, problem-solving and community involvement.

Girls prep track: Boston Marathon runner Demerath makes it home in time for Senior

When Tuesday's Mustangs Girls Invitational started, Dubuque Senior track and field coach Tracy Demerath was still in transit from Chicago — where her flight ...

Program helps carpentry students succeed

Students have transformed about 30 derelict rental units into polished, owner-occupied homes.

Boys prep track: Mad dash for Drake at Dalzell

When the snow melts, so too do seconds on the stop watch.

Dubuque students memorialize those killed 19 years ago in Colorado shooting

A pair of students at a Dubuque high school installed a temporary memorial in honor of the children killed 19 years ago in a mass school shooting.

Dubuque native will be new Bunger Middle School principal  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

EVANSDALE | A Dubuque native will be the next principal at Bunger Middle School.

Across the country, activists ramp up fight against GOP health care bill  PBS NewsHour

It's turning into a pattern: House lawmakers return to their districts during their congressional recess for a week or two of constituent outreach, and progressive ...

Back to the drawing board: Artist re-creates Paul's Tavern sign she first did more than 40 years ago

Renee Splinter Meyer never had the opportunity to enjoy a senior art show. However, that changed last month for the 62-year-old artist and Clarke University ...

Tim Sindt Shines At Iowa State Cross Country Championships  MileSplit

The Iowa State Cross Country Championships was this weekend at Kennedy Park in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

Carol L. Brenden (1947-2016) | Obituaries |  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Carol L. Brenden, 68, of Cedar Falls, died Tuesday, May 31, at Cedar Valley Hospice Home in Waterloo.

Wahlert student named Triple Threat Award winner | Features

A Wahlert Catholic High School junior garnered a prestigious statewide honor this week.

Longtime Dubuque piano tuner finds perfect pitch

DUBUQUE, Ia. – Tone is the essence of sound; it is the heart of the piano. Good tone, like a good heart, makes it possible to create beautiful music. Dubuque ...

Local school threats spike since Parkland shooting  OurQuadCities

By our count, school districts in and around the Quad-Cities have dealt with at least eight school threats since the Parkland shootings on Valentine's Day.

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Rod Blum Releases Second TV AD in Iowa 1st Congressional District Race  Caffeinated Thoughts

Rod Blum, Republican nominee for United States Congress in Iowa's 1st Congressional District, released his campaign's second general election TV spot.

Check Out This List Of 140 Of The Nation's Best Girls Fifth Runners  MileSplit

The fifth runners are found using our XC teams scores. Once we found the teams' fifth runners, we then ranked them based on time. As everyone knows it takes ...

Wet, muddy conditions don't stop state marching band festival  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — Despite overcast skies threatening rain Saturday at Waterloo Memorial Stadium and some occasional precipitation, the bands played on.

NXN Heartland Girls Team Scores: Wayzata Holds Strong  MileSplit

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Virtual Meet: Top 130 Returning Girls XC Teams Based On 2016 PRs  MileSplit

While cross country is an individual sport, you can't win as a team without the perfect unit. To prove that, we're identifying a list of 130 returning girls XC teams ...

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