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Homecoming Week Underway At GT/RA

September 30, 2014 Homecoming activities are underway this week in the Graettinger-Terril and the Ruthven-Ayrshire Community School Districts, with events leading up to Friday night’s Homecoming Football game with... more »»

 
 
 
Premium Parking Spots To Be Auctioned Thursday

September 30, 2014 Whenever you go to an event, you always hope you’ll be lucky enough to find a great parking spot - not too far away from the venue. more »»

Healthiest State Walk

September 30, 2014 DES MOINES – Organizers of the Healthiest State Initiative are asking Iowans to keep the momentum going by joining the one-kilometer Healthiest State Walk on Wednesday, Oct. 8. more »»

UNIFUND Collection Night -- October 14

September 30, 2014 The UNIFUND drive is underway for 2014 with a goal of $10,000. Donation forms were included in the last billing through Emmetsburg Municipal Utilities. more »»

“Top Work Places” Recognized

September 30, 2014 Palo Alto County Health System Palo Alto County Health System in Emmetsburg, West Bend and Graettinger has been recognized in the Des Moines Register as a "Top Workplace" in Iowa for the third year... more »»

Multiple Charges Filed After Crash

September 30, 2014 WORTHINGTON, MN – A collision of two semi tractor-trailer rigs near Worthington, MN, on Friday, Sept. more »»

Council Tables ATV Ordinance

September 25, 2014 An ordinance regulating use of All Terrain Vehicles and Snowmobiles within the city was tabled Monday, Sept. 2. more »»

PACGDC Grant Information Meetings

September 25, 2014 Educational meetings will be held at Palo Alto County Gaming Development Corporation’s (PACGDC) office for the ninth grant cycle. Meetings are open to the public on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 1 p.m. more »»

“Top Work Places” In The Area

September 25, 2014 Two work places in the Palo Alto County area were named “Top Work Places” in Iowa recently. more »»

Homecoming Week Coming Up In Emmetsburg

September 25, 2014 With the turn of the calendar to Fall, Homecoming season is beginning around the area. more »»

Fall Harvest

September 25, 2014 Harvesting potatoes at the Iowa Lakes Community College garden was a team effort Tuesday afternoon. A team or horses pulled a plow and students gathered the unearthed potatoe. more »»

Local Prescription Drug Take-Back Program Set For This Saturday

September 23, 2014 The continued abuse of prescription medications being seen nationally and the need for safe disposal of out-dated or unused prescription medication will create another opportunity locally for area... more »»

Enrollment Appears Relatively Steady

September 23, 2014 Even though the official day to count students for school enrollment is still a few days away, administrators in the Emmetsburg Community School feel the enrollment is relatively steady for the... more »»

High Winds Hit Ruthven Friday Night

September 23, 2014 RUTHVEN -- High winds swept through Ruthven Friday night, leaving a wake of downed trees and power lines. more »»

“If you can’t feed a hundred people, Then Feed Just One”

September 23, 2014 Palo Alto County volunteers came together Saturday morning to pack 71,280 meals that will feed children in the second poorest country in the world:?Honduras. more »»

Iowa Lakes Tractor Ride Set For This Thursday

September 23, 2014 Put on your bib overalls and seed corn cap and join the Iowa Lakes Community College Foundation’s 6 th Annual Scholarship Tractor Ride. The Tractor Ride will take place on Thursday, Sept. 25. more »»

Project Approach Learning Explained

September 18, 2014 The ordinary squirrel became a teaching tool for students at West Elementary in a new method explained by Danielle Auten at the September meeting of the Emmetsburg Community School Board of Directors. more »»

Iowa Lakes Trustees Hear Highlights Of Motorcycle, Small Engine Program

September 18, 2014 The Motorcycle and Small Engine program at Iowa Lakes was featured at the Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, Sept 16, at the college’s administrative offices n in Estherville. more »»

Champagne Tournament Fundraiser Sunday At Five Island Golf

September 18, 2014 A special fundraising event will take place this weekend to treat area golfers to out-of-the-ordinary golfing event at the Five Island Golf Course in Emmetsburg. more »»

Relay For Life Planning Meeting Next Monday

September 18, 2014 Palo Alto County Relay For Life committee members will meet Monday, Sept. 22, at the Smith Wellness Center in Emmetsburg. The meeting at 6 p.m. more »»

 
 

AA Meeting October 2, 2014

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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 »

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