News for Human Interest

Thursday, June 07, 2018
ATTENTION:  FRAUDULENT BILLS FOUND IN THE MAQUOKETA AREA!It has been brought to our attention from one of the local banks that there are fraudulent bills found in Dubuque and in the Maquoketa area.  The ones that came through had the same serial number. Please be diligent in checking your bills to be sure they are real (check with the pen, strips that run through the inside of the bill, etc.).  ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
It is the intention of the City of Maquoketa and Maquoketa Area Chamber of Commerce to hold fireworks on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Jackson County Fairgrounds.  The City of Maquoketa has donated $5,000 to the fireworks.   We had hoped to get matching funds again this year but those funds are no longer available, so we are asking anyone interested in donating to the 2018 Fireworks Program to ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Maquoketa Community Cupboard Feed The Need Capital and Endowment CampaignOnly once in most of our lives are we given the opportunity to significantly impact a cause that we deeply care about.  We trust that you share their commitment to feeding the hungry in our community.  For that is the single mission of the Maquoketa Community Cupboard.  Many have given food and financial donations to the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release