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02/14/2019 - 3:26pm

It’s been many years since Robert Blue Middle School has had a Student Council, but now, thanks to 2018 Eagle Grove High School graduate and former Student Council President, Chase Quintus, it’s making a comeback.

After graduation, Quintus said he considered the college route, but ultimately decided it wasn’t what he wanted to do - at least not right away. Instead, he...

02/07/2019 - 11:03am
History was made in Eagle Grove this past Friday evening, Feb. 1, 2019. Emily Dawson, Grace Ubben, Renee Withers, and Katelynn Barron became the first girls to join Boy Scouts of America’s Scouts BSA program (previously known as the Boy Scouts). Friday marked the first day in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) 100+ year history that girls ages...
01/31/2019 - 11:40am
Many people are familiar with the word “Kawasaki,” bringing to mind a make of motorcycle. But there are very few people who are familiar with a different terminology for the word, one that can change the lives of children - and not for the better. This past Saturday, Jan. 26, was Kawasaki Disease Awareness Day. This illness, which...
01/31/2019 - 11:37am
Firefighters are more than just first responders who show up to put out the flames of tragedy. They are everyday heros who go above and beyond the call of duty, not only for the community they serve, but amongst themselves as well. They become a family, and when one of those family members is hurting, firemen pull together to do their part to help...
01/31/2019 - 11:31am
Mary (Nicol) Moffitt was born and raised in rural Eagle Grove. She attended country school and later graduated from Eagle Grove High School. When she met and married her husband, Jim Moffitt, they chose to continue making their home in Eagle Grove. Somewhere along the way, she not only developed a love for her hometown, but a desire to give back...
01/24/2019 - 12:19pm
She admits that, without a doubt, basketball is her favorite sport. She has been pretty good at it too, so good in fact that after last week’s games, senior Natalie Vrba stands at the top of the career scoring list at the school with 875 points and counting. “I had no idea I was that close until my dad said something that I realized...
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