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09/02/2015 - 11:16am

On Wednesday, August 26, Fuel hosted a fundraiser concert and auction that raised $5,900 for three different organizations. Deschute’s Brewery was on hand to distribute drinks, and the event was graced by Iowan country singer Jake McVey.

The event was not conceived as a fundraiser. Earlier this summer, Deschute’s contacted Curt and Kammy Nelson, the owners of Fuel, in the...

08/20/2015 - 2:45pm
                The Office of U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) released the following details regarding upcoming traveling office hours across Iowa. Traveling office hours are open to the public.                 Representatives from...
08/12/2015 - 11:34am
“Fond Memories of Alvina” presented Sunday at Museum   Thanks to all of the remembrances and stories that are forever etched in the mind of Dr. Sandra Sellers Hanson, she once again brought to life her mother Alvina Sellers for the audience at the Heartland Museum on Sunday. As everyone followed along to the life and adventures of...
08/12/2015 - 11:33am
At the end of June, Clarion’s First United Methodist Church welcomed a new pastor, Mike Gudka. Gudka, who took over for retiring pastor Don Morrison, previously served at the United Methodist Church in La Porte City, Iowa, for six years, and in Ankeny for four years. For most of his adult life, however, he wasn’t a pastor. “I...
08/12/2015 - 11:29am
Last week, Kacey Ginn joined the staff of the Wright County Monitor as its new news editor. Ginn says she is looking forward to getting to know Wright County as she writes and meets new people. She was born in Illinois, but grew up in Wellman, Iowa. Since then, she’s loved Iowa small town life. Ginn graduated from South Hamilton High School...
08/05/2015 - 4:26pm
Ray Sorensen II was on hand Saturday in Dows as he finished the final bit of painting of the Wright County Freedom Rock. Sorensen noted that this is his 32nd rock on the way to painting a Freedom Rock in all 99 counties. Although the tent around the rock is still in place, the painting is completely finished and awaiting a clear coat.   On...
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