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01/17/2018 - 11:13am

Learning to put your best foot forward is something we all have to do. But while it can be nerve-wracking to figure out how to dress and act in different social and work situations, with some practice (and maybe a little help), anyone can learn how to present themselves well. So learned a group of special education students from the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows and Eagle Grove High Schools last week...

12/06/2017 - 11:07am
While the Clarion Rotary Club takes part in many service projects, both local and international, in December, they start working on a special project for Christmastime: their Secret Santa project in cooperation with local law enforcement. This will be the fourth year the club raises money to split between the Sheriff’s office and the Clarion...
12/06/2017 - 11:02am
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows wrestling team opened their season last Thursday by facing both the home Webster City team and Iowa Falls-Alden. They easily defeated the Cadets 64-3, but had a much tougher time with the Lynx before pulling out a 39-34 win. Versus the Cadets, falls were recorded by Tyler Stein (113), Bryce Allen (126), Connor Johnson (...
11/29/2017 - 11:03am
You probably wouldn’t expect to find a dinosaur at the pet store. But to a child, that’s exactly what an iguana can look like. Recently, Clarion resident Becky Elliott self-published a picture book titled “It’s a Great Day!”, a story about a family who pick out an iguana from the pet store. It’s based on her...
11/29/2017 - 11:00am
About one in five people are diagnosed with a mental illness in a year, and one in ten with a substance abuse disorder. So said Michelle De La Riva, executive director for Community and Family Resources, based out of Fort Dodge. De La Riva spoke on Monday to the county board of supervisors about CFR’s work to help those struggling with...
11/29/2017 - 10:47am
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows girls basketball team opened their new season with a close 66-56 home loss to West Hancock. Both teams got off to a shaky start as the Eagles went up 11-4 after one quarter, then built a 34-20 halftime lead. “With that many new girls, and to score that many points, I’ll take that,” stated head coach...
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