Kim Demory

01/10/2018 - 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 one,” said Tony Finn, Career Navigator and ESL Support Specialist.

The first session of the free Integrated Manufacturing...

01/10/2018 - 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 Humboldt/Dakota City, and Prestage opening later this year near Eagle Grove. That’s why the North...
01/10/2018 - 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 Student Council, and with the help of Kyle Teeselink, the students can now fill their refillable water...
01/05/2018 - 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 expansion for the EG Elementary school building project),  it left other Wright County school...
01/03/2018 - 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 promoted Eagle Grove. “I wanted them to come up with an advertisement to inform people why...
12/27/2017 - 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 keep their attention with the gift of reading and the Jan Brett travel day. “It’s one of...
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