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09/17/2014 - 12:15pm

One day. Five memorials, a stop at the Arlington National Cemetery and a tour of Washington D.C.

 

More than a hundred veterans, a dozen of those from Wright County, along with their guardians, support personnel and other volunteers participated in the ninth Brushy Creek Honor Flight to D.C. on Sept. 6, 2014.

 

Though there was much to see and...

09/04/2014 - 1:58pm
After more than 10 years in the making, a Clarion-Goldfield High School graduate's first published book is now in a store near you.   John Abraham-Watne, a 2002 graduate of the High School, recently released his debut novel, “Our Senior Year."   The book launch was September 3 at Magers & Quinn Booksellers in...
09/02/2014 - 7:53am
A Clarion local was among 82 county and two state level 4-H volunteers who were recently inducted into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame.   Dale Haugland, of Clarion, was one of those inductees who took part in the event, held at the 4-H Exhibits Building on the Iowa State Fairgrounds August 17.   A reception, sponsored by donors to...
08/28/2014 - 4:12pm
Whether it be surrealism, drawing portraits, or just doodling, Kaira Downing has a passion for art.   Downing has brought this passion as well as five years experience to the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows School District this year where she will teach elementary art.   And she is happy to be back in a small town.    ...
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...
08/20/2014 - 12:59pm
The Wright County Board of Supervisors said increasing the cyber breach insurance coverage is a matter of improving the county’s protection against possible incidents like the one that happened to Target in December 2013.   The Board made the decision to increase the $50,000 minimum coverage to the max $250,000, which adds about $...
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