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06/22/2016 - 10:23am

A feature of Clarion’s landscape for three-fourths of the town’s history, the Queen Anne style A. D. Box House on Central Avenue has been home to a variety of people over the years. In 1901, Box, a liveryman, built the house with an eye for entertaining; it was turned into a boarding house sometime before the 40s. A few different people owned and lived there until 1995, when it was...

06/01/2016 - 9:39am
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows varsity softball team has opened their season in fine fashion, carving out a 2-1 start with wins over Eagle Grove and Algona. Versus the Eagles in a home contest on Tuesday, the red and black went up 6-2 after three complete innings. The Eagles would not go away quietly, and plated four scores in their half of the sixth...
05/25/2016 - 10:46am
“What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” This quote, attributed to Ralph Waldo Emerson, was chosen by the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows class of 2016 as their motto. On Sunday, May 22, the class of 2016 graduated from high school, ready to move on and find out what lies ahead of them....
05/25/2016 - 10:41am
Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Senior Life Projects are one for the ‘record books’ for 2016. The communities served by the school district, local residents, and the graduating seniors themselves all benefit from their efforts. C-G-D senior English instructor Bobbie Tillman orchestrates the annual event, as she has for the past 19 years....
05/25/2016 - 10:29am
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows girls track & field team took seven events to last week’s state meet, medaling in two of them for a nice ending to their season. “It was really nice weather,” stated head coach Monty Harker. “I can’t remember how long that it’s been that nice. There were records set all over....
05/18/2016 - 10:24am
On August 7, 2015, Mark Szabo of Budapest, Hungary, sat down with friends to paint in a park near his home. He was back for the summer from his PhD studies in Nottingham, England, at a time when János Pál pápa tér (Pope John Paul II Park) in Budapest was temporary home to many refugees from Syria, Afghanistan and...
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