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07/30/2015 - 1:29pm

The Wright County Board of Supervisors discussed road projects, poultry layoffs, and the county farm during their regular meeting on Monday, July 27. The meeting began with County Engineer Adam Clemons presenting the board with an update on a resolution to establish a temporary speed limit on 270th Street east of Eagle Grove. Due to construction work, two miles of the gravel road will be used...

06/10/2015 - 11:13am
Leichsenrings end combined 72 year teaching careers   It was just a few short years ago when the youngest of the three daughters of Monte and Chris Leichsenring, namely Katy, graduated from Clarion-Goldfield High School. Now, her teacher parents won’t be walking those same halls either as they retire together after a combined 72 years...
06/10/2015 - 11:12am
     Area Farm Bureau members got to see the inner workings of Hagie Manufacturing on Friday, June 5 as the manufacturing company organized a series of tours for the community.      "We wanted to do something special for our members," said Farm Bureau Agent Trent Adams. "We appreciate the members...
06/03/2015 - 5:29pm
The Festival in the Park has been going on for 30 plus years. “This year festival is more special than years past,” said Susan Tofety, the Festivals Co-Planner. This year is Clarions Sesquicentennial (150 years) “It’s a monumental task to still be thriving as a community after so long,” said Tofety. The Grand Marshals...
06/03/2015 - 5:24pm
Lake Cornelia was the place to be Saturday as more than a hundred people gathered at the Clarmond Country Club for the Lake Cornelia Improvement Association's first annual dinner and live auction fundraiser.      "It's a fun time," said Jake Johnson of the lake association.      The meal...
06/02/2015 - 5:25pm
Shares his thoughts on the Avian Flu issue   Iowa 4th District Congressman Steve King stopped by the Wright County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, May 26 to update them on current issues in Washington and give his take on the widespread Avian Bird Flu problem that has many counties in its grip. King began by saying that he and his...
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