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Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 11:12am
“Third Thursday” has become a monthly event in Eagle Grove filled with two extra hours of shopping, special promotions, special food or events....and they’re hoping soon, Pop-Up Shops. We’ve all seen them in the malls...those...
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 11:10am
If you’ve been in the Eagle Grove Fareway store in the last week, chances are you might have noticed a new face. His name is Matt Shannon and he is the new Grocery Manager. Although Shannon is new to the Eagle Grove store, he is not new to...
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 11:08am
We’ve all seen the home makeover shows where talented architects, designers, and contractors go into someone’s home and turn them from something drab into something fab. HGTV is famous for them and they attract millions of viewers. Now...
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 11:05am
Following City Council action this past Monday, Fort Dodge Asphalt Company was awarded the contract for the 2020 street improvement project. Their winning bid was $258,258.53, which was considerably under the engineers estimate of $306,000. The only...
Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 11:03am
The Wright County Board of Supervisors held their weekly meeting on Tuesday of this week as Monday was the Presidents Day holiday. Supervisor Rick Rasmussen was not present at the meeting. The board approved a resolution “authorizing and...
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 5:11pm
Wright County Health Department and Environmental Health Department News Release When a new virus like coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) emerges on the public health scene, there are many questions. It is normal to be concerned about COVID-19, which...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:16pm
High school students from around the region headed to Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge last Thursday, Jan. 30, to take part in a Culinary Career Discovery Day.  The students had signed up to spend the day learning about grilling...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:13pm
February is American Heart Awareness Month. The Eagle Grove EMS crew has chosen to not only endorse awareness, but also wish to bring community awareness of our own needs. There are several things that we all can do to improve our heart health, for...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:05pm
When Donkey Basketball made its debut in Eagle Grove in 2018, it was the talk of the town for days to follow.  The Eagle Grove Elementary gym was packed with wall-to-wall people.  More than 450 tickets were sold with spectators who laughed...
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:01pm
Wright County Public Health and Environmental Health continues to work with the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local partners to monitor and respond to novel coronavirus (2019-...
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