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07/10/2019 - 3:39pm

Isn’t it intriguing...the sights, sounds, and smells that can trigger a memory? For several Rotary Senior Living residents, it was something as simple as aprons that brought the thoughts of days gone by flooding back.

The memories were thanks to the presentation of Sheila Craig, originally from Decorah, Iowa, who showed off her collection of more than a hundred aprons (although...

07/10/2019 - 3:35pm
There are a lot of optimistic things happening in and around Eagle Grove as of late. The community has seen growth, as is evident by our increased school enrollment this past year. That trend is expected to continue as more families move to the area for jobs. It’s good for the town, good for other existing businesses, and good for future...
07/04/2019 - 11:12am
Kevin and Betty Hadley of rural Rowan have been named the 2019 Wright County Fair Parade Grand Marshals. Although they are very humbled, they are excited to be able to commemorate each of their long histories in 4-H/FFA and their involvement with the Wright County Fair over the last several decades. One could say that having a father who served as...
07/04/2019 - 11:10am
Seven-year Wright Warrior 4-H Club member Shea Whaley is all about doing leadership projects that add value to the Wright County Fair. Last year she introduced Kids Day, a two-hour event that offered kids the opportunity to see the barn animals, have their faces painted, enjoy a snack, get a balloon animal, and so much more. It was a huge success...
07/04/2019 - 11:02am
4-H isn’t just a club that Jane Roberts of Belmond joined when she was in fourth grade - for her, it’s a way of life. Even though she graduated from Belmond- Klemme high school two years ago, and no longer has entries at the Wright County Fair, she is staying involved in 4-H, helping the next generation of members succeed by interning...
06/27/2019 - 11:32am
Growing up in Duluth, Minn., Pastor Gina Sterk isn’t used to small town life, but as the newly appointed Pastor of New Hope Lutheran Church in Eagle Grove, South Ennis Vincent Church, and the Associate Pastor of Trinity Lutheran in Webster City, she’s quickly adjusting and starting to love it. As a resident of Webster City, Sterk said...
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