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12/07/2016 - 11:44am

The Clarion Rotary Club takes part in many local and international service projects, ranging from hosting a lemonade stand at Festival in the Park, providing a scholarship for high school seniors, selling cookies at basketball games, to packing infant health bags, sponsoring exchange students and education for the underprivileged, and helping fund the Backpack Program in Clarion. For the past...

12/07/2016 - 11:40am
On December 10 and 11, for the first time, the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows High School Industrial Tech Club will be hosting a special Christmas event for the community: a Festival of Trees. For a freewill donation, community members can enjoy many Christmas activities and show support for a good cause. “We’re trying to raise money for the...
12/07/2016 - 11:30am
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows wrestling team easily won their two opening dual meets last Thursday in Fort Dodge, defeating host St. Edmond 71-6 and shutting down Hampton-Dumont 62-15. Versus the Gaels, falls were recorded by Kamren Jergenson (152) and Dakota Hennigar (160) with Tanner Abbas (138) getting a 25-10 technical fall. Nine other Cowboys...
11/30/2016 - 11:38am
Starting at 6 p.m. on Monday, November 21, more than 100 people packed Chappy’s on Main to take part in the Holmes Christmas Club auction, a tradition in Wright County for close to 25 years. Shelley Pohlman, an active member of the Club, said that his year, the auction raised about $22,000. “We’re very fortunate,” she said...
11/30/2016 - 11:33am
For more than a year, a dilapidated house owned by Roger Anderson at 603 and 605 1st Street SE has been a concern repeatedly brought up to the Clarion city council. Though earlier plans had the house’s removal set for December 2015, it still stands. Judy Haugland, who lives across the street from the property, addressed the council about the...
11/30/2016 - 11:29am
On November 22, Carmen’s Supermarket celebrated its first anniversary in business on Clarion’s East Central Avenue. The grocery, which specializes in Mexican and Central American food fare, also stocks some more traditional American food. Carmen admits they have never had a business venture like this one in the past. “We like to...
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