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08/28/2014 - 4:10pm

Stand up and fight for the people of his state. That’s what Adam Gregg vows to do if elected Attorney General of Iowa.
 

Gregg dropped by the Wright County Monitor office last Wednesday afternoon, his 69th stop on the campaign trail to visit all of Iowa’s 99 counties.

 

“I’ve gotten really positive responses to the things I...

07/30/2014 - 2:07pm
As soon as children enter the door at Crossroads Ministry in Goldfield, you can bet Craig Carlson is right there to greet them with a smile, high five and a big “hello.” Carlson, director of the non-profit organization, said as soon as the kids get to Crossroads, he and the other staff and volunteers wants to make sure the children...
07/30/2014 - 2:04pm
Despite all the recent rain, David Doxtad said the White Fox Landing housing development project is moving right along. Doxtad, of I+S Group, the project engineer, provided the Clarion City Council with an update at their July 21 meeting. “Thus far, all of the utilities for the 11th Street lots have been installed,” he said, adding...
07/23/2014 - 12:00pm
Road construction on Highway 3 recently reached Clarion, where the route locally becomes Central Avenue. According to Roy Gelhaus, Resident Construction Engineer at the Iowa Department of Transportation, tile work and patching has already been completed in Clarion and is expected to be completed by press time in Humboldt at the project’s...
07/23/2014 - 11:55am
After more than two decades of farming with his dad and siblings, Fr. Jerry Blake, at the age of 38, decided if he wanted to enter the seminary, this was the time to do it. Now, looking back more than 20 years later, Blake is happy he took the leap of faith and to be in Wright County. He arrived here the first part of June and is pastor at St...
07/23/2014 - 11:53am
At their July 21 meeting, The Wright County Supervisors approved contracts with the Mid-Iowa Development Association (MIDAS) Council of Governments to continue offering public transportation. They also approved sub-contractor contracts with the Cities of Clarion and Eagle Grove amid the City of Clarion’s discussions about whether or not to...
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