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Chamber Honors Community Members

March 14, 2017 Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce hosted a night of celebration, honoring the Citizen of the Year, Catalyst of the Year, 5 Under 40, and Chamber Volunteers. more »»

Tragedy Averted Following Derailment

March 14, 2017 GRAETTINGER - The stillness of the night erupted into a raging inferno early Friday morning as 17 tank cars carrying ethanol derailed and burst into flames one mile southeast of Graettinger. more »»

Ethanal Tank Cars Derail, Catch Fire

March 10, 2017 A derailment of 27 tank cars filled with Ethanol shortly before 1 a.m. Friday morning resulted in a large fire that continues to burn some 12 hours later near Graettinger. more »»

Chuck Kelch Named Interim Administrator At PACHS

March 9, 2017 Palo Alto County Health System (PACHS) welcomes new Interim Administrator, Chuck Kelch of Clarion. Chuck comes to PACHS with 25 years of healthcare operations and management experience. more »»

Ribbon Cutting

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Temporary Speed Limit Established For County Roads

March 9, 2017 With a weight embargo going into effect this week, Palo Alto County Engineer Walter Davis-Oeth also requested the approval of a resolution that will establish a speed limit on two county highways,... more »»

Town Hall Meeting Draws Huge Crowd

March 9, 2017 by Jane Whitmore Constituents from near and far packed the Welcome Center in Emmetsburg last Saturday for the Legislative Town Hall Meeting. more »»

Voters Reject Proposition

March 9, 2017 A proposal to change the proceeds of a local tax met with defeat Tuesday in Ruthven. more »»

Early Season Storm Causes Considerable Damage

March 9, 2017 An early-season thunderstorm late Monday afternoon caused considerable damage to homes and vehicles in the Cylinder area. more »»

Junior Miss Shamrock Pageant On Stage This Sunday

March 9, 2017 This weekend will mark the start of festivities for the 57th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in Emmetsburg. more »»

Miss Shamrock Pageant Kicks Off St. Pat’s Celebration

March 9, 2017 The traditional start of the St. Patrick’s Celebration in Emmetsburg comes this Sunday afternoon with the selection of Miss Shamrock. The annual Miss Shamrock Pageant will take place at 3 p.m. more »»

Drive Safely During The Upcoming St. Pat’s Weekend

March 7, 2017 The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Iowa Department of Public Safety and the Iowa Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau are urging partiers during the upcoming St. more »»

New Requirements For Childhood Immunizations Annouced

March 7, 2017 Parents of school aged children will face a new requirement for their children for the 2017-2018 school year. more »»

$1,735,679.20 In Grant Awards

March 7, 2017 Palo Alto County residents had reason to celebrate Sunday night at the 2016 Grant Cycle Awards hosted by Palo Alto County Gaming Development Corporation. more »»

Road Embargo Goes Into Effect Next Week

March 2, 2017 The recent warming trends appear to have accelerated the thawing of the ground and as a result, the Palo Alto County Engineer’s Office is announcing the start of temporary load restrictions on... more »»

Supervisors Approve Resolution For Improvement Grants

March 2, 2017 Palo Alto County Attorney Peter Hart as well as Norlyn Stowell and Bill Lapczenski with the Palo Alto County Gaming Commission and Maureen Elbert, Director of the Palo Alto County Economic... more »»

Mallard Native Aspires To Become Designer

March 2, 2017 When you meet Sarah Mader, you get the impression of a very down-to-earth young lady with a good head on her shoulders. Unlike some young people, Sarah has her life planned our. more »»

Show Choir “Extravaganza” This Friday, Saturday

March 2, 2017 Final preparations for the 23rd Annual Emmetsburg Show Choir Extravaganza are wrapping up at Emmetsburg High School. more »»

Visiting Dignitary From Ireland Is Anne Rabbitte

March 2, 2017 Anne Rabbitte will be visiting Emmetsburg as guest of the Emmetsburg St. Patrick’s Association. She and her daughter,Aoibhinn, will spend a week in Iowa and five of those days in Emmetsburg. more »»



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