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Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Makes a Stop in Emmetsburg

January 24, 2020 By Joseph Schany Democratic candidate for president and former South Bend, IN mayor Pete Buttigieg made a campaign stop at the VFW in Emmetsburg on Thursday, Jan. 16. more »»


January 24, 2020 FIVE ISLAND YELLOW BASS BASH - The fourth annual Five Island Yellow Bass Bash fishing tournament was held Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 18-19, at Five Island Lake in Emmetsburg. more »»

Thirty Years of Palo Alto County Babies, New Years Babies Past

January 21, 2020 by Anesa Mcgregor With the arrival of Wren James Wirtz, the first baby of the New Year and decade in Palo Alto County on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, let’s look at the last 30 years of first babies bor... more »»

Palo Alto County Supervisors Hold Reclassification Hearing on Drainage District 61 Lateral B Tile

January 21, 2020 by Anesa McGregor Four landowners - Sue Wallace, Aletha King, Bruce Bonnstetter, and Bryon Anliker - and Rick Hopper, Engineer with Jacobson-Westergard of Estherville, met with the Palo Alto County... more »»

Villager Telepharmacy to Hold Grand Opening

January 21, 2020 By Joseph Schany The Villager Telepharmacy at 105 S. Broadway in West Bend will hold a grand opening on Wednesday, Jan. 15 from 8:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. more »»

Iowa Egg Council and Fareway Donate Eggs to Iowa Food Banks

January 21, 2020 The Iowa Egg Council, in partnership with Fareway, recently conducted a “buy two dozen, give one dozen” promotion during the holiday season. more »»


January 10, 2020 DO YOU WANT TO BUILD A SNOWMAN? Brothers Jack and Cole Trick took full advantage of the sticky snowfall on Friday, Jan. 3, building snowmen in Soper Park in Emmetsburg. more »»

Palo Alto County Supervisors Make Approvals for the New Year

January 10, 2020 by Anesa McGregor The Palo Alto Board of Supervisors met in regular session for the first time in the new year on Thursday, January 2 to make approvals for the coming year. more »»

Nominations Due Monday for Emmetsburg Citizen of the Year

January 10, 2020 Nominations for the 2020 Emmetsburg Chamber’s Citizen of the Year need to be submitted to the Chamber Office by Monday, Jan. 13. more »»

Traditional Irish Music Comes to Emmetsburg

January 10, 2020 By Anesa McGregor Carter Nath, lifelong Kossuth County, Iowa native and local musician, is bringing in a quartet of friends from Ireland who make up the Irish band “Crogadh” (pronounced Crogah). more »»

Music After Dark Presents - Wes Weller

January 10, 2020 OKOBOJI – Performing in Pomerantz Hall on Thursday, Jan. 9 at 7:30 pm is singer/songwriter Wes Weller. Wes is a self taught singer, songwriter, and musician. more »»

Cocoa Picasso at the Lost Island Nature Center

January 10, 2020 By Joseph Schany On Thursday, Jan. 2, seven children aged eight through 12 participated in a painting class at the Lost Island Nature Center in Ruthven. more »»

Public Library Outreach Service Celebrates 25 Years

January 10, 2020 by Anesa McGregor Not much is known about the beginnings of the Outreach Service through the Emmetsburg Public Library and no one currently at the library was working here at the time. more »»

Complaints to Ombudsman Continue to Rise Government’s Commitment to Transparency Remains a Problem

January 10, 2020 DES MOINES – For the fifth straight year, Iowa’s Office of Ombudsman fielded more complaints and information requests than the year prior, reaching a total of 5,406 contacts during fiscal year 2019. more »»

Applications for Junior Miss Shamrock Being Accepted Pageant Scheduled for March 8

January 10, 2020 Are you ready for the 2020 St. Patrick’s celebration in Emmetsburg? The St. Patrick’s Association is announcing they are taking applications for the Junior Miss Shamrock competition. The 2020 St. more »»

Seven Ways to Practice Positivity and Optimism Everyday

January 10, 2020 Part 2 of a Two Part Editorial 5. Read, Write, Watch: When I was my negative self, my only escape was books. Books are still my sanctuary. more »»

Judy Crawford is Retiring

January 10, 2020 As 2019 comes to a close, so does the FSA career of Judy Crawford. Judy began at the Palo Alto County FSA Office in the fall of 1998. more »»


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