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Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 4:06pm
James E. Mariga, 88, of Belmond, passed away Friday, February 23, 2018 at his residence. Graveside services for James Mariga will be held on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 1 p.m. at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery in Belmond, with Father Jerry Blake...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:58am
In a community like ours, good deeds and generosity help spur on more good deeds. Because of this, a little generosity can go a long way. Fourth and fifth graders at Clarion-Goldfield-Dows recently got to participate in a philanthropic project,...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:56am
Josh and Renee Diamond chose Clarion as their new home in 2011, and Clarion residents are glad they did. Since their arrival, both have been leaders in the community. Renee’s career as a family practice physician led in their choice. “I...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:53am
Last week was Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Middle School’s Bridging the Gap Night, which helps bring some of the young people and seniors in our community closer together. Margaret Askelsen, middle school guidance counselor, said the school has been...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 11:02am
If your family ever moved when you were a child, you probably know what it’s like to transfer to a new school. In addition to a new home, you had to acclimate to new classes, new classmates, and maybe even a new school culture. You may have...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 10:54am
Last week, a group of Chamber ambassadors and board members got an up-close look at the kind of sign that could be on display in Gazebo Park soon. On Thursday, Nagle Signs out of Waterloo brought a demo truck that showed the capabilities of the LED...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 10:51am
A perennial discussion for Clarion-Goldfield-Dows school district administration is the possibility of sharing the school’s wrestling program with the Belmond-Klemme school district. Bob Olson, C-G-D superintendent, said five different B-K...
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