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03/17/2020 - 3:40pm

Updated 3.18.2020

The Wright County Democratic Convention for March 21st has been postponed due to the current situation needing to keep as many people from contracting COVID-19. The county democrat leaders will contact all delegates, junior delegates, and alternate delegates with any updates.

The Eagle Grove Memorial LIbrary will be closed until further notice. We will provide...

03/17/2020 - 11:37am
Wright County Board of Supervisors in conjunction with Wright County Board of Public Health and Wright County Emergency Management have made the decision to limit access to all county offices on March 17th starting at noon until further notice. This should not affect other businesses individual plan. We will be running on normal business hours and...
03/05/2020 - 11:21am
In the early morning hours of Friday, February 21, long before the sun came up, officer Aaron Carda’s pager went off.  The Eagle Grove police department and EMS crew were dispatched to the home of a woman who was having contractions.  Carda was first on the scene and he was in for the surprise of a lifetime. “We respond to...
03/05/2020 - 11:17am
Every year during Aaron Eilerts Day of Service and Giving there is at least a couple new projects that the kids can choose to do. One of those this year was making spirit buttons with Meghan Erdman in the art room. Students were able to let their creativity soar as they used purple and gold, yellow, black, metallic and more paper to build the...
03/05/2020 - 11:15am
World War II was a time of disbelief, sadness, and loss. While many men around the nation were drafted to go and fight the war against Adolph Hitler, Lewis Nickell and his brother were not amongst them. On the contrary, they voluntarily signed up. In 1943, at the young age of 20, Lewis and his brother left Lineville, IA (population 200 - 300),...
03/05/2020 - 10:57am
Some people know it as the old Children’s Cup building.  Others know it as a former doctor’s office or perhaps the old Chamber of Commerce building, but as of this fall, the location of 121 N. Iowa Ave in Eagle Grove has now become Your Own United Resources’ new Head Start facility.  They were excited to show off all...
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