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07/16/2014 - 11:10am

Emilia first came to the U.S.A. in 1996.

She walked five days through the desert before she was intercepted and returned to Mexico. She set out again and was again sent back. By the time she and her fellow travelers made it on their fifth try, they had walked 25 days.

Emilia had relatives in Clarion. She sought a job near there at a local egg processing facility, claimed...

07/09/2014 - 11:52am
The Clarion City Council approved the first reading of ordinance amendments that – if passed – will increase water and sewer bills 25% and 33% respectively. More information can be found in a letter from Shelley Pohlman, City Administrator, to be published in our next issue. The increases will go to fund upgrades to the City’...
07/02/2014 - 1:02pm
Angie Charlson, a Clarion resident, has lived in Wright County her entire life, with the exception of two years while attending college. During her growing up years, Charlson was a 4-H member for nine years. She belonged to the Blaine Blue Ribbon Winners until it dissolved, and then served as Chapter President of the Lincoln Leaders. Her leaders...
07/02/2014 - 1:01pm
At their June 30 meeting, the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows School Board approved the sale of the former Dows school building to Alex Mortonson, Pioneer dealer. They also gifted the property’s football field and playground to the City of Dows. The district will retain the building’s former parking lot for undetermined future uses, but is...
07/02/2014 - 12:59pm
Brad Leckrone came to Wright County Social Services in 1998 after a career in law enforcement. His duties expanded to cover Humboldt and Pocahontas Counties in 2012. Later this month, he’ll move on to a new career in Information Technologies support at Next Generation Technologies in Buffalo Center. Before the move, Brad sat down with...
06/27/2014 - 1:31pm
Fuel will be closed for vacation June 29 through July 9, beginning several days later than our ad said. We apologize and hope you aren't dissuaded from stopping by there during the next few days for pizza, beer, and/or other fine foods and drinks!
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