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Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 10:18am
Last year was the first year the Eagle Grove Area Community School District offered free activity passes for all students.  Parents were thrilled to be able to take their children to games free of charge; athletes were happy because there were...
Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 10:16am
The current Fareway building in Eagle Grove opened approximately 25 years ago, according to Grocery Manager Chris Livengood.  It’s pretty much stayed the same since then, but that’s all changing right before our eyes.  The...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 2:17pm
Thanks to all of the remembrances and stories that are forever etched in the mind of Dr. Sandra Sellers Hanson, she once again brought to life her mother Alvina Sellers for the audience at the Heartland Museum on Sunday. As everyone followed along...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 2:13pm
Lots of donations andn many volunteers made for another successful Upper Des Moines Opportunity Back to School Bash.  See full coverage on page 3.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 2:10pm
Katie Mork is on a mission to help others overseas   Candles provide light and a feeling of comfort, but Katie Mork, a 2015 graduate of Eagle Grove High School, is confident it can provide something perhaps even more important for children in...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 2:08pm
If you’re in the mood for some authentic Mexican food, then there’s a new place in Eagle Grove you’re going to want to try - El Taco Tento.  It translates to “The Happy Taco,” and there’s no doubt, when you...
Friday, August 7, 2015 - 11:24am
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 9:17am
Eagle Grove Memorial Library Director Jan Grandgeorge is happy to announce that they now have a place for people to sit outside the library and read a book, use the Wifi, or wait for the doors to open.  With privately donated funds, the library...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 9:10am
The findings have been released of a study done by Iowa State University concerning the quality of life and social environment of Iowa’s small towns. Approximately 15,000 residents in 99 small towns were sampled. Individual reports for each of...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 8:58am
Alyssa and Emilee Johnson grew up in a musical home in Eagle Grove.  Both of them have loved music since they can remember, and were active in high school music programs, as well as part of their church’s musical Worship Team.   A...
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