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08/26/2015 - 4:31pm

On Monday, the county supervisors sat as drainage trustees at an annexation hearing set to discuss the addition of 70 acres of land to Drainage District #131. The annexation was approved, but not before extensive discussion.

            Luke Huggins of McClure Engineering presented information about the land surveyed, including...

07/01/2015 - 10:50am
            Tuesday June 23, the Heartland Museum opened its doors to young kids for a four-hour event. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the kids got hands on experience of historical events. As the kids began to roll in, they had bags with their names on them and nametags so the other kids and helpers...
06/29/2015 - 11:01am
At 4:22 am, on Saturday, June 27th, Eagle Grove Police Officers responded to a call in the 400 block of North Iowa Ave, in Eagle Grove, for a man with lacerations to his leg.  When officers arrived they learned that the man had been stabbed.  The subject was transported to Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion for treatment. The Eagle Grove...
06/25/2015 - 10:46am
It's the end of an era as Rochelle Pohlman winds down her career as Clarion's City Administrator.      Pohlman started working for the city in November of 1984 as a utility billing clerk. Over the next thirty years she would become instrumental in managing the city, becoming the city's payroll clerk, administrative...
06/25/2015 - 10:45am
Action opens up county, state resources   Wright County Emergency Management Coordinator Jim Lester presented a resolution declaring a state of emergency for the county after a severe storm rolled through early Monday morning, and it was approved at the Board of Supervisors meeting. The action is necessary to mobilize county resources to...
06/25/2015 - 10:42am
     A new business is literally setting up shop in Clarion. The Belmond branch of Yohn Ready Mix has moved to Clarion where they are building a new office to go with their new mixing plant.      Responding to a growing volume of work in the area, the concrete and construction company has moved south from their...
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