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08/20/2014 - 12:59pm

The Wright County Board of Supervisors said increasing the cyber breach insurance coverage is a matter of improving the county’s protection against possible incidents like the one that happened to Target in December 2013.

 

The Board made the decision to increase the $50,000 minimum coverage to the max $250,000, which adds about $5,300 a year to the total bill....

08/20/2014 - 12:42pm
The issues concerning lateral A in Drainage District #183 are nothing new for the county.   Dows Mayor Larry Klatt said, and the Wright County Board of Supervisors agreed, that issues with lateral A, located in the northwest portion of Dows, have been going on for some time.   The Board and Klatt discussed the matter at their...
08/20/2014 - 12:28pm
A crew of teenage scouts from Clarion Boy Scout Troop 1047 and a member from Belmond Troop 1016 along with three adult advisors went on a life changing summer trek through the Sangre de Cristo Mountains at Philmont Scout Ranch near Cimarron, New Mexico.   Philmont covers 214 square miles of vast wilderness with trails that climb from 6,...
08/20/2014 - 12:18pm
It was May 30, 2013, five months since Miriam’s appeal for permanent residency was delayed.    He and his wife had spent the subsequent time on opposite sides of the U.S. – Mexico border as they waited for US Citizenship and Immigration Services (UCSIS) to process a waiver application.    Most of the...
08/06/2014 - 12:49pm
Note: As most readers know, Clarion will be 150 years old in 2015.   To do their part in helping prepare for the sesquicentennial celebration, the Wright County Monitor staff and writers decided to start a new column called “Becoming Clarion.” The first article is in the August 7 issue of the Wright County Monitor....
08/06/2014 - 12:15pm
As the summer winds down and the first day of school nears, students are sometimes asked by family and friends what their favorite memories were from the past few months.   For 18 students from Clarion-Goldfield-Dows High School, it will likely be traveling abroad for two weeks that ends up at the top.   These students, along...
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