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02/22/2017 - 11:08am

Educators are finding more and more ways to incorporate STEM—science, technology, engineering and mathematics—in the classroom, which gives students hands-on experiences with the ways technology shapes our world. This year, Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Middle School science teachers Pat O’Brien and Jay Jackson have been helping their students further their STEM experience through...

02/01/2017 - 10:50am
With six wrestlers placing at least fifth or higher, the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows wrestling team held off Van Meter to win the Charger Invitational last Saturday at Guthrie Center. The Cowboys compiled 169.5 points, with Van Meter finishing close behind with 156 points. They were followed in the top five of the 22 team field by Panorama, Panora with...
01/25/2017 - 12:30pm
On Monday night, the local chapter of the American Association of University Women hosted the first of three cultural events at the Clarion Public Library. The event helped the 18 visitors gain a perspective on a country few Clarion residents have firsthand knowledge of: Palestine, in the Middle East.  Hamza Rabi, a 16-year-old exchange...
01/25/2017 - 12:24pm
Six students from the C-G-D Middle School Band were selected to perform in the 2017 Karl King Middle School Honor Band. The Karl King Honor Band Festival is for sixth and seventh grade students from schools in North-Central Iowa who excel in band.             The Honor Band took place Saturday...
01/25/2017 - 12:21pm
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows varsity girls basketball team was finally able to break into the win column this past Monday, seizing the opportunity in a 47-42 road win at St. Edmond. The Gaels led 25-18 at the break. “We finally put a whole game together, with a stretch where we looked unstoppable,” stated head coach Kevin Kakacek. "...
01/18/2017 - 11:32am
Thirty-six percent of Iowa’s energy comes from wind farms—the highest share nationally, according to Iowa State University industrial designer Pete Evans. With the state’s—and the world’s—changing energy landscape, it’s important to teach young students about the technology that will help shape their...
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