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11/14/2018 - 3:09pm

            Since Veterans Day fell on a Sunday, the Clarion Veterans Day program was held on Monday this year. The event was held in the high school gym with many different groups participating.

            The colors were presented by the Clarion American Legion and the Clarion VFW. Veterans and their...

11/14/2018 - 3:05pm
            One might think that the ladies in the Wright County Auditor’s office breathe a sigh of relief after the election Tuesday night and are kicking their feet back by Wednesday. However, this could not be further from the truth. Auditor Betty Ellis emphasizes, “We have a solid week of tying up...
11/14/2018 - 3:01pm
            The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Board of Education met for their monthly meeting Monday night. The board discussed a variety of issues including enrollment and heard from all the schools’ principals.             Dr. Bob Olson explained that official...
11/07/2018 - 3:14pm
            U.S. senator Joni Ernst took time out her regular schedule on Friday to stop by Wright County Veterans Affairs for a special purpose. Ernst was in the area on her 99 county tour and had stopped by Hagie Manufacturing in Clarion to tour the plant early in the morning. Before she headed to Floyd and Bremer...
11/07/2018 - 3:11pm
The Meadows Independent Senior Living Community opened its doors last week for an open house to show off their recent renovations. The facility, a division of Iowa Specialty Hospital, got a bit of a makeover in the last several months and is ready to be enjoyed.             The independent...
11/07/2018 - 12:02pm
Kim Reynolds won the gubernatorial race over challenger Fred Hubbell, making her the first female candidate ever elected to the position in Iowa (since she previously assumed the vacated position rather than was elected). Wright County strongly leaned towards Reynolds over Hubbell, as she gathered 61.6% of the vote compared to Hubbell’s 36.2...
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