Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | Home RSS
Pathway Options Program Reviewd By Iowa Lakes Board Of Trustees

November 24, 2015 ESTHERVILLE?- The Trustees of Iowa Lakes Community College were updated on the benefits realized by the college’s Career Pathway Navigator progra. more »»

Don’t Be Fooled By A Telephone Scam

November 24, 2015 The Emmetsburg Police Department has received several telephone calls from Emmetsburg businesses concerning a possible telephone scam. “Last Wednesday, Nov. more »»

Proposed Wind Farm Raises Concerns

November 24, 2015 A proposed wind farm in Palo Alto County was a main concern during the Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, November 17. more »»

Breakfast With Santa

November 24, 2015 Start the holidays by attending Breakfast With Santa this Saturday, Nov. 28, at the Pizza Ranch in Emmetsburg. Santa Claus will arrive on the fire truck at 9 a.m. more »»

Board Of Supervisors Continue Talks On Recycling Options

November 24, 2015 Talks continued at the regular Tuesday meeting of the Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors regarding what the county will do for recycling on January 1, 2016. more »»

Hearing Resumes On DD61 Lateral B

November 19, 2015 The Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors met with two-dozen landowners on Tuesday, November 17 to continue discussions regarding Drainage District 61 Lateral B. more »»

Emmetsburg Catholic School Forms New Booster Club

November 19, 2015 Emmetsburg Catholic School has a newly formed Booster Club. A group of parents with a passion for the school and the new logo, joined forces to promote the new logo. more »»

School Board Adopts Early Retirement Policy

November 19, 2015 Members of the Emmetsburg Community School Board of Education voted to establish an Early Retirement Option for faculty and staff members of the district during the November meeting of the board on... more »»

‘Marvin’s Room’

November 19, 2015 “Marvin’s Room” is a hilarious and wonderous account of one woman’s commitment to loving others first. more »»

Demolition Grant Program Gaining In Popularity

November 17, 2015 In many of our rural communities, older abandoned homes are a common site. All too often, such a structure slowly deteriorates until it becomes a public hazard. more »»

Special Enforcement Planned For Thanksgiving Holiday

November 17, 2015 The Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau, along with the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office, Emmetsburg Police Departments and law enforcement agencies across the state, want to take this opportunity to... more »»

Supervisors Continue Drainage Hearing

November 17, 2015 The Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors held a continuation hearing with 25 landowners and Cylinder residents on Tuesday afternoon, November 10, on proposed improvements and repairs for Drainage... more »»

Emmetsburg City Council Actions

November 17, 2015 Emmetsburg City Council acted on recommendations from the Finance, Ordinance and Personnel Committee at their meeting Monday, Nov. 9. more »»

K&W Electric Receives Construction Awards

November 17, 2015 K&W Electric, Inc. received a prestigious construction award from Associated Builders and Contractors of Iowa during the association’s annual Excellence in Construction Gala held Oct. 15 in Altoo. more »»

Remembering Veterans On Veterans Day

November 17, 2015 “It is my privileged to join all of you on Veterans Day,” said Command Sergeant Major Rachel Fails when she greeted the group at the VFW hall last week. “What they have sacrificed is appreciated. more »»

Snow? Already?

November 12, 2015 Ready or not, the snow will come to Palo Alto County. more »»

Septic Drainage A Concern

November 12, 2015 Ongoing concerns over water quality in Five Island Lake continue to generate discussion for the Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors as well as the Emmetsburg City Council. more »»


AA Meeting November 26, 2015

7:30 p.m. more »

Local Events Calendar



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web

Top Jobs


Latest Video


Jane Whitmore

Picking Up After Ourselves

March 30, 2014 On those occasional days of Spring (the ones without cold North winds and the other ones with no snow) people are out and about enjoying the sunshine. more »

Latest Blogs