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12/07/2018 - 8:11pm

PRESS RELEASE: Eagle Grove Police received a report of shots fired in the area of Railroad Ave and SE 2nd Street shortly after 6 a.m. Thursday morning, Dec. 6. It was reported that a male driving a silver pickup had fired multiple shots towards a bus owned by Union Pacific Railroad. The bus was occupied at the time by several workers. The vehicle left the area and was located near the...

11/29/2018 - 3:31pm
A public hearing was held at the November 15 City Council meeting to consider the fate of a dog owned by Jeffrey and LuAnne Pedersen. Acccording to the testimony, the child was on the sidewalk when the dog came right up to him and bit. While it did break the skin, no bandage was needed. LuAnne feels the child should not be considered a trespasser...
11/29/2018 - 3:29pm
High School sporting events are a part of the overall teenage experience. Even if you’re not an athlete, many students enjoy attending the games and matches, cheering on their classmates and friends. Unfortunately, the cost of attending each and every home game from fall to spring can get costly, which ultimately left some students out of...
11/29/2018 - 3:27pm
In September of 2012, the first phase of the Eagle Grove Veterans Memorial Tower was completed. What once stood as an old, dilapidated elevator on the east side of Fareway had gotten a much-needed face-lift with a new coat of paint, and most importantly, a purpose. A group of Eagle Grove community members had taken this once rundown eyesore and...
11/21/2018 - 12:00pm
The Wright County Board of Supervisors met Monday morning. They discussed several agenda items this week. Wright County Engineer, Adam Clemons, appeared before the board to discuss various issues. He presented a resolution stating that the wage that the secondary road department received will stay the same as it is now, despite the union governing...
11/21/2018 - 11:59am
The Eagle Grove Golden Stars have been preparing for months...and now they are ready to leave it all on the dance fl oor as they head to the nation’s largest high school and collegiate State Drill Team dance competition in Des Moines at the end of the month. On Thursday, Nov. 30, they will be competing against teams from across the state in...
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