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04/15/2015 - 3:16pm

Following the medal presentation, United States Republican Senator Joni Ernst addressed the 35-plus people gathered in the boardroom of the Gold Eagle Co-op on current happenings in Washington and with our nation. She fielded a few questions, as time allowed, then was given a ‘virtual tour’ of the Gold Eagle facilities by Brad Davis.

Sen. Ernst is from Red Oak, and prior to...

03/11/2015 - 10:47am
Here is an interesting advertisement from the December 14, 1887 issue of The Monitor stating that this doctor will give $500 to any person who he cannot cure of catarrh with his remedy.   Some of the common symptoms of catarrah include dull heavy headaches, obstruction of the nasal passages, and ringing in the ears. The price was only 50...
03/04/2015 - 11:05am
Dressed in a yellow sweater with multi-colored buttons, sporting a tail with black whiskers drawn on her face, Cathy Cramer, a retired Clarion-Goldfield-Dows teacher, tells the story of Pete the Cat.   The series follows a wacky blue-colored cat on his adventures, this particular one, where he loses the four buttons off his favorite...
03/04/2015 - 10:44am
On Friday, Feb. 27, the C-G-DHS Dance Team hosted their 5th annual Dance Camp and Drill Team Night.  Sixty C-G-D Elementary and Middle School students attended the camp, which was held right after school.   The students learned two dance routines with instruction from the C-G-DHS Dance Team members.    Read more about the camp...
03/04/2015 - 10:39am
Twenty-two local FFA students were recognized for their hard work and accomplishments in FFA during a Degree Ceremony held in the Clarion-Goldfield-Dows High School cafeteria on February 26.   Twelve FFA students were presented with Greenhand Degrees and 10 with Chapter Degrees.   In order to earn a Greenhand Degree, students must be...
03/04/2015 - 10:21am
Editor's Note: Our apologies that there was no installment this past week of the "A Flash Back" feature.   This photo is of an open house at the Samson Ford Group, located next to the Clarion Theatre, in 1949.   As noted in the caption, Dick Beisell, father of David Beisell, both formerly of Clarion, was a mechanic there...
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