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08/15/2018 - 11:47am

The average child today really has no real idea of what it was like 100+ years ago when people built a home and a living out of nothing more than a plot of dirt - land that they traveled for weeks, sometimes months, to homestead. They don’t realize the sacrifi ces that were made or the dangerous conditions settlers faced along the way. But Lillian Morey, the Great Granddaughter of...

08/01/2018 - 11:04am
To the average person walking through the doors of Miller’s Landing in Humboldt, it might just look like a table of men having coffee. But what’s really happening is nearly 300 years of combined memories being shared between brothers. On the average, Eddie Mersch (102-years-young), Nick Mersch (97-years-young), Johny Mersch (95-years-...
07/25/2018 - 10:28am
With each passing day, the Eagle Grove Hotel Committee is making progress towards the start of construction on the new Hotel and Convention Center that is slated to go up on the south side of town along Highway 17. “We’ve raised close to half of the funds needed for the project,” said committee member Mickey Cooper. After several...
07/25/2018 - 10:24am
There’s a long history of the (UCC) United Church of Christ (originally known as The First Congregational Church) in Eagle Grove. It was the very first church established in Eagle Grove in 1881 that became the worship place for generations of families. Though the church location and membership have changed over the years, there’s one...
07/18/2018 - 11:42am
It’s time again for “American Ninja Warrior” - Woolstock style. This will be the second consecutive year that Conquer the Gauntlet comes to the residence of Josh and Yolanda Amonson. If you’ve ever watched “American Ninja Warrior” on television and thought to yourself, ‘I bet I could do that?’ Well...
07/18/2018 - 11:40am
During Opening Ceremonies held at the Wright County Fair on Wednesday evening, July 11, Fair Manager Tricia Rosendahl had some very exciting news. As anyone who attends the fair regularly knows, the Free Stage blew down in a high wind storm just a week after the 2016 Wright County Fair. That left the Fair Board scrambling, looking for different...
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