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05/23/2019 - 4:10pm

The last week has been filled with many emotions for these seniors: tears for the friends they won’t get to see every day; joy for the relief of making it through their tests and receiving their diploma; uncertainty for what life will be like away from the comforts of home; and wonder for what is yet to come.

 

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05/23/2019 - 3:56pm
Perhaps you’ve already seen it around town and wondered where that came from. It’s been on the Eagle Grove Fire Department’s ‘wish list’ for awhile, and now with the help of several donors they now have the aerial ladder truck they have been wanting. A big part of that was a $50,000 boost from the local AGP plant....
05/16/2019 - 10:42am
There probably aren’t many people in Wright County who haven’t met, or at least heard of, Jim Lester. He is a 1985 graduate of Clarion High School and has also spent the last 33 years focusing his life on public safety for Wright County. Sadly, the community will have to bid him farewell and good life as he has excepted a position as...
05/16/2019 - 10:40am
Eagle Grove City Administrator Bryce Davis and Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Sara Middleton recently sat down together to share their efforts to tackle downtown revitalization, a job that, according to Davis and Middleton, has several parts that work together. “Improving the vibrancy of the Downtown District is an important goal...
05/09/2019 - 10:38am
You don’t need a time machine to go back 200 years. All you need is a trip to Heartland Museum in Clarion, Iowa. And that’s exactly what the fifth graders from Eagle Grove Elementary got last week. Students were excited to be able to get some hands-on experience with some days-gone-by skills, like rope making, tie quilting, making...
05/09/2019 - 10:35am
Sara (Sheller) Middleton may be new to the position of Eagle Grove Chamber of Commerce Director, but she is familiar with our town and Wright County. Middleton is a 1993 graduate of Clarion-Goldfield. After moving away to attend college, earning a BA in 1999 and a masters in 2001, Middleton spent sometimes working in California before ultimately...
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