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03/20/2019 - 10:52am

            For years, various people and groups in Clarion have scratched their heads over the big empty wall along Highway 3 on the south side of the downtown business Imagine That. Many have noted that the giant white external wall would be a great canvas for something impressive and artistic. Recently, that dream has become a reality that the city is indeed...

01/23/2019 - 12:39pm
            Greg Littlejohn says the best ideas come to him at 4 a.m. when he’s frying donuts at the grocery store. Several weeks ago, he came up with one of his best ever during the early morning hours. Littlejohn, who is the Public Information Officer and a long-time member of the Clarion Fire Department,...
01/23/2019 - 12:28pm
  At its January meeting, Clarion’s Marys and Marthas (M & Ms), an ecumenical group of gals, signed certificates ‘adopting’ the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). How did the local group happen to develop a relationship with the officers of the U.S. second largest city? According to M & Ms member Karen Weld, for...
01/23/2019 - 12:11pm
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows wrestling team won their fourth conference tournament in the past five years last Saturday, and this time on their home mat. They amassed 225 points to easily outdistance themselves from Clear Lake at 177 points. The rest finished like this: Hampton-Dumont 174, Humboldt 155.5, Webster City 135, Algona 133, Iowa Falls-...
01/16/2019 - 12:43pm
            These days, it is not uncommon to see schools concerned with bullying. We hear about it in the news often and several sad cases have provoked public discussions of bullying in the last few years. So it is refreshing to learn that not only are schools taking action on this issue, but individual students are...
01/16/2019 - 12:37pm
The city of Clarion is working towards some big goals for the future, and they have been looking for the public’s help to decide what those goals should be. One of the ways they recently set out to prioritize their goals was by offering an online survey that was available throughout the end of 2018.       ...
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