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Local Publisher Acquires Estherville, Emmetsburg Newspapers

Local Publisher Acquires Estherville, Emmetsburg Newspapers EMMETSBURG -- Jerry Wiseman, a longtime newspaper publisher in Iowa, has reached an agreement to purchase the Estherville News and the Emmetsburg Reporter and Democrat from the Ogden Newspapers, the two parties announced ...

Memorial Day Services Will Be Held Monday

by Jane Whitmore Veterans of Foreign Wars from Post #2295 will conduct the Memorial Day program Monday, May 31, in Emmetsburg. Memorial Day is a time to honor those who died while serving in the U.S. Military. Organizations participating in the Memorial Day program will gather by the ...

Farm News Ag Show Scheduled For June 30

By Kriss Nelson, Farm News editor The Farm News Ag Show is slated for June 30, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Palo Alto County Fairgrounds in Emmetsburg. There will be both indoor and outdoor vendors featuring a wide array of agricultural products. Exhibitors will showcase their latest ...

B.A.D. Golf Postponed

Due to the forecast for cold weather and rain, B.A.D. Golf and “Live After Six” with The Jeremy DeWall Band have been postponed. The events were scheduled for today, Thursday, May 27, at Five Island Golf and The Shores at Five Island. B.A.D. Golf and “Live After Six” with One Layne ...

Area Athletes Compete at State Track Meet

by Joseph Schany DES MOINES -- Area track and field athletes would compete at the 2021 Track & Field State Championships last Thursday through Saturday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines. While all the athletes would give it their best effort during the three-day event, West Bend-Mallard's ...

ECSD Celebrates School Board Appreciation Month

by Joseph Schany Emmetsburg Community School District celebrated School Board Appreciation Month durning Wednesday night's meeting at the Emmetsburg High School Library. Sponsored by the Iowa Association of School Boards to celebrate the contributions of board members to Iowa public ...

EMMETSBURG GRADUATION 2021

EMMETSBURG GRADUATION 2021 -- After a year of unknowns and uncertainties, the seniors of Emmetsburg High School would graduate Sunday afternoon in a commencement ceremony held in the high school gymnasium. Led by Junior Class Marshals Dominique Biliran and Tyler Stokes, the seniors would ...

Area Schools Partner With UNI, Drake to Offer Summer Learning

This past year has been filled with examples of creative solutions to challenging situations, especially for students, families, and educators. As area schools reopened in August, the conversation continued to center on safe and solid learning environments for all students and staff. Since ...

Emmetsburg Hot Shots Heat Up In Final Week Of League Shooting

by Joseph Schany With the state championship set for June, trapshooting competition would heat up for the final League shooting events last week. On Wednesday, May 19, the Emmetsburg Hot Shots JV and Varsity squads would compete in Algona. Both squads would see strong individual performances ...

E-Hawk Golf Tops Districts, Ready for State

by Joseph Schany CARROLL -- The Emmetsburg Boys golf team would get a big win Friday in Carroll, earning first place in Class 2A Boys District Golf. The E-Hawks would put up a score of 335 for the top spot, two strokes ahead of Kuemper Catholic in second, to pick up a state qualification. ...