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02/03/2016 - 12:05pm

On January 27, Mosaic, an organization that helps and advocates for people with intellectual disabilities, held an event they call a “Discover the Possibilities Tour” at the Eagle Grove Memorial Library. Sarah Holmes, Mosaic in Wright County’s community relations manager, said that she herself had discovered a lot about Mosaic when she started working for them last year....

01/20/2016 - 11:08am
On Friday, January 15, the Clarion Rotary served a taco meal during the basketball games at the high school. This is a tradition that stems from an older one: for the last 10 or 11 years, the Rotary has raised money to provide a $500 scholarship to a high school senior. “It’s just a way of giving back to the community and recognizing...
01/20/2016 - 11:06am
Following trouble at the City’s water plant in December, City Administrator Dustin Rief had begun looking into contracts to provide regulatory maintenance to prevent the occurrence and defray the costs of repairs on the city’s water tank. After looking at three contracts, Rief had the council consider approving one of them at their...
01/20/2016 - 10:55am
After building a nice 29-20 halftime lead, the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows varsity girls basketball team really clamped down their defense in the second half of last Friday’s home game with St. Edmond. The resulting effort held the Gaels to just eight points for the entire half as the Cowgirls pulled away to a 55-28 win. That offense included an...
01/13/2016 - 11:02am
On December 17, the Iowa Department of Education released Attendance Center Rankings, which grade schools in Iowa on how well they’re doing compared to the state average. Though Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Middle School received an overall grade of “Commendable,” the elementary school “Needs Improvement” and the high...
01/13/2016 - 10:58am
Following a reception to support Ed Guth for the Iowa Senate, more than 130 locals attended a rally for Republican presidential Candidate Ted Cruz at the Goldfield school building on Thursday, January 7. Guth and guests Terry Baxter, Bob Vander Plaats, and Steve King all spoke in favor of Cruz before Cruz himself took the stage to outline his plan...
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