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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....

01/13/2016 - 10:53am
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows wrestling machine made quick work of gobbling up three more easy dual wins last Tuesday in Britt. They defeated Eagle Grove 78-3, Lake Mills 56-12 and the host Eagles 66-15. In the dual with Eagle Grove, falls were recorded by Chance Konopasek (106), Justin Portillo (113), Calen Rosenbaum (132), Tanner Abbas (138), Brady...
01/06/2016 - 11:09am
Though the Ministerial Association feared that snow and a changed date would keep volunteers away, hundreds of people still showed up at the C-G-D high school cafetorium on December 30 to package meals with Meals From the Heartland. With some training, the volunteers became a fast-moving and efficient machine, turning sacks of rice and soy protein...
01/06/2016 - 11:06am
In one of his stops along his “full Grassley” tour, which will take him to the last of 99 Iowa counties by Thursday, former Arkansas governor and Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee visited Hagie Manufacturing in Clarion on Monday. A crowd of about 30 Hagie employees and community members listened as Huckabee spoke about...
01/06/2016 - 11:04am
It started when Wright County resident Karen Weld’s sister Jill Murray of Burnsville, Minnesota, took a week-long flower arranging class instructed by a nationally-known floral arranger. “The gal encouraged Jill to apply to volunteer as a Rose Bowl parade float worker,” said Weld. “Jill made contacts in April and we found...
12/30/2015 - 10:51am
Here is a list of just a few of the news highlights of 2015. January Logan Nelson and Taylor Kruger are crowned Winterfest King and Queen at Clarion-Goldfield-Dows on Friday, January 16. February The Cowboy wrestling team is officially set to return to Des Moines to defend their Class 1A State Duals title. They win the title and earn second place...
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