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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...

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...
12/27/2017 - 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 Clarion’s Festival in the Park. Last week, the old 4-H Schoolhouse Museum, which had been...
12/27/2017 - 12:48pm
The Eagle Grove wrestling team took one of two dual meets to close out the 2017 portion of their schedule last Tuesday at home, hosting both Lake Mills and West Hancock. They lost a 54-12 dual to a very good Bulldog squad, then finished the night with a 53-18 rout of the Eagles from the north. Read the full story in the December 28 edition. 
12/20/2017 - 2:59pm
Eagle Grove native, Shelby (Beck) Pedersen got the crafting bug when she was only nine years old. At that young age, she was already a regular at her mother, Shirley’s, Hobby Club meetings where they did crafts. At nine years old is also when Pedersen learned how to sew from her mother. This youngster was a natural at the newly learned hobby...
12/20/2017 - 2:46pm
After being the Wright County Economic Development Director since April of 2015, Bryce Davis has accepted the position of City Administrator for Eagle Grove. He replaces George McGuire, and will officially start his new duties on December 26. “I see a lot of opportunity in Eagle Grove,” said Davis. “A large part of my job is...
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