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02/03/2016 - 12:05pm

On January 27, Mosaic, an organization that helps and advocates for people with intellectual disabilities, held an event they call a “Discover the Possibilities Tour” at the Eagle Grove Memorial Library. Sarah Holmes, Mosaic in Wright County’s community relations manager, said that she herself had discovered a lot about Mosaic when she started working for them last year....

12/09/2015 - 11:50am
The Choralaires gave a beautiful Christmas concert on Sunday at the First United Methodist Church. The concert had them singing along with audience members in the packed pews with Christmas favorites like “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” “Silent Night,” and some fun tunes like “Jingle Bells,” and “We Wish You...
12/09/2015 - 11:44am
The Clarion-Goldfield-Dows varsity wrestling team took second place in the team standings at the annual Eagle Grove Invitational Tournament last Saturday. The five-round round robin format saw Fort Dodge Public take the title again with 254.5 points. The Cowboys were a distant second with 167 points, followed by Ankeny with 128.5, Eagle Grove with...
12/02/2015 - 11:38am
Volunteering is, in a way, the lifeblood of a community. It provides needed manpower and brings people together. It highlights the best parts of a community and seeks to relieve the hardest parts. In some cases, it’s vital to the function of important services. At Clarion’s Iowa Specialty Hospital, volunteers are currently needed to...
12/02/2015 - 11:34am
It was in February 1907 that the Clarion City Council voted to raise $5,000 to help accept the offer by Morgan Everts and his wife’s gift of $10,000 toward erecting and maintaining a public library. While the family was residing in California at the time, they were formerly from Webster City. Mrs. G.T (Belle) Eldridge was its first librarian...
11/18/2015 - 11:30am
Clarion-Goldfield-Dows went all-out to thank veterans for their service during their Veterans Day celebration on November 11. The ceremonies included music, introductions of veterans in different branches of the military, and involvement by many different grades in the school district. Music included performances by the high school band and choir...
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