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Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 3:47pm
Iowa Central and the North Central Career Academy in Eagle Grove are excited to be offering something new in the area. “We have created an I-MAP Certificate Program to fulfill the needs of area businesses...like the upcoming Prestage Plant for...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 3:43pm
They are some of the fastest-growing career opportunities with employee demand - welding, engineering, and computer integrated fabrication. That is especially true in this area with companies like Hagie Manufacturing in Clarion, Chantland in...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 3:25pm
Exciting things are happening at Eagle Grove High School. Classes are back in session and things are getting back to normal, but there’s something new and exciting for the students to enjoy in the new year. Thanks to the efforts of the EGHS...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 3:20pm
Close to 30 people attended a hearing Monday on whether Tax Increment Financing from the Urban Renewal Area established to accommodate Prestage should be used to fund an expansion for the Eagle Grove Community School District. Support was divided...
Friday, January 5, 2018 - 11:19am
When Eagle Grove Area Schools Superintendent Jess Toliver asked the Wright County Supervisors to include them in an Urban Renewal district set up pertaining to the Prestage Foods facility (which would allow some of the property taxes to go toward...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 12:33pm
Earlier this fall, first-year technology teacher, Alyssa Petersen Dooley, gave her sixth grade students at Robert Blue Middle School an assignment - design an advertisement. Their goal was not just any advertisement for any product, but an ad that...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 12:27pm
Wright County District Junior Fair manager Tricia Rosendahl, accompanied by several board members, presented the annual report and funding request to the Wright County Supervisors at their final meeting of the year on December 26. Their capital...
Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 2:37pm
Today’s Food Bank of Iowa mobile pantry distribution in Eagle Grove, Iowa, will be rescheduled due to complications of cold weather. Individuals who were planning to access the mobile pantry can get access to other food resources listed below...
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 12:52pm
As Christmas inched closer and closer last week, the students became more and more excited, which means sometimes it’s a little harder to focus on learning. But for the last couple of years, the first grade teachers have figured out a way to...
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 12:51pm
“The one-room schoolhouse in Gazebo Park is Wright County’s own contribution to American History.” So stated an article in the June 17, 1982 edition of the Wright County Monitor, which highlighted the schoolhouse as the symbol of...
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