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Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 1:03pm
Of the 300 agricultural drainage wells once in use in Iowa, only 31 are still open, with six under contract to be closed soon. Out of the remaining 25 wells, two are located in Wright County, both in Grant Township. “The state wants all the...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
At their meeting this past Monday, the Eagle Grove City Council unanimously approved the hiring of a new city administrator (name withheld pending contract signing. Watch our website for the naming of the administrator as soon as it is offical) and...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 12:57pm
Police in general are protectors; problem solvers; investigators; negotiators; and a sense of authority. But they are also educators; role models; and friends. Nowhere is that more true than in Eagle Grove. A couple week’s ago we took a look...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 12:52pm
Terri Torkelson with the Wright County Humane Society (WCHS) made a presentation to the Third grade class at Eagle Grove Elementary last Friday, and brought a special friend along with her that proved to be a big hit with the students. She told the...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 6:09pm
On Friday, December 8, Iowa Select Farms and the Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation will give away 500 pork loins to anyone in need in Clarion. Starting at 5 p.m., Iowa Select Farms employees will gather at the Clarion Swimming Pool Park parking lot to...
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 1:37pm
The Eagle Grove basketball teams traveled to Forest City to take on the Indians on Tuesday, Nov. 28.  KIOW Radio was there to cover the event as well as broadcast on The Cube, an internet live-streaming site.  As the boys team warmed...
Monday, December 4, 2017 - 12:03pm
WRIGHT COUNTY, Iowa – DNR conservation officers responded to a personal injury hunting incident on Nov. 29, around 1:20 p.m., in southwestern Wright County. William Rancourt, 36, of Lebanon, New Hapshire, was pheasant hunting on the Boone...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:41pm
It began as a great thought for Kayne Carlson to have this as his Eagle Scout project, and thru his efforts and several other volunteer helpers Greenwood Park now has a ninehole disc golf course for young and old to utilize. Together with the new...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:40pm
There’s been a lot of discussion of the future of Eagle Grove and the surrounding communities since the announcement of Prestage Foods in Wright County a little over a year ago. With the plant located just a few miles south of Eagle Grove, the...
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 12:35pm
At their November 20 meeting of the Eagle Grove City Council, members took up the third readings of two amendments to the City Code and approved both for them to now go into effect. Also held was the first reading of another new ordinance, with that...
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