Travis Fischer

05/28/2015 - 1:23pm

While visitors come from near and far to celebrate Clarions' 150th anniversary, public buildings will be opening their doors for special tours to showcase the city's history.

     On Friday, June 12, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., the Clarion Public Library will be one of a few Clarion public buildings hosting tours for the city...

04/22/2015 - 11:31am
On Tuesday, April 28, at 6:00 p.m. the Chamber of Commerce will be holding a public meeting at the Heartland Museum to discuss plans for a citywide community beautification effort.      In anticipation of Clarion's upcoming 150th Anniversary celebration, the chamber is organizing a "Clarion Pride" campaign to...
04/15/2015 - 3:15pm
Senior citizens from across the area gathered at Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Middle School on Thursday, April 9 to enjoy dinner and a show at the annual Bridging The G-A-P Night.      Hosted by a collection of middle school students and community volunteers, the event invites area senior citizens to have a night out with an evening...
06/18/2014 - 11:15am
A chilling new use has been given to the former Red Crown gas station along Highway 3 in Clarion. The Steiner family has repurposed the building to open Soft Serve Station, which sells frozen yogurt by the dish. "We're excited," said Rob Steiner. "We're in a great location here." Steiner bought the property ten...
04/30/2014 - 11:35am
After more than thirty years of service to his community, Police Chief Steve Hennigar retired on Friday, April 25. Although Hennigar tried to quietly sneak out without much fanfare, his wife and his staff wouldn't hear of it. Hennigar's last day was celebrated with a party in his honor on Friday as friends and colleagues came to...
04/23/2014 - 11:06am
Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds spent time in North Iowa last week as part of the governor's annual campaign to visit all of the state's 99 counties. On April 16, they took a tour of Hagie Manufacturing Company in Clarion. Sam Titus, senior VP of operations, led the group around the Hagie factory, where their...
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