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Monday’s City Council meeting was called to order by Mayor Degen at 5:00p.m. Folllowing approval of the Consent Agenda, the Mayor called for the report of officers.   City Administrator … more
The Municipal Band Concert location has been changed to Harrison Park for the next four Thursdays, including July 4 th .   This was necessary   because of the splash pad construction going … more
Secretary Naig Honors the Streit Family with the Wergin Good Farm Neighbor Award   Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig honored the Streit Family from Palo Alto County with the Wergin … more
There were no real surprises in the Primary Election held on Tuesday of this week.   Most of those who hold office at the county, state and federal level will again be on the ballot in November. … more
Recently Jeanette Neary had a garden visitor at her home which is located near the Holy Family Parish Church.     Among her garden flowers a female deer had laid down.   She watched it … more
The following activities have been planned for June by Palo Alto County Conservation.   It starts with Little Explorers on Tuesday, June 11.   From 10a.m. to 11a.m. kids ages 3-5 are … more
  LifeServe Blood Center is proud to be the blood supplier to the hospital in your community!  If you were in need of a blood product and went to your local hospital, the blood you … more
The Board of Supervisors met Tuesday morning in the Courtroom of the Courthouse.   Following the routine of approving the agenda, past minutes, county reports and claims, Attorney Bill Hanigan … more
The VFW hosted the Memorial Day commemoration for those who have served and given the ultimate sacrifice.   The room was full as Commander Terry Chamberlain stepped to the podium Monday to … more
  Emmetsburg Catholic School personnel and students were excited last Friday to reveal the dollars raised for Auction Fest.   This year’s amount of $122,000 has already been used for … more
The Five Island Lake Association took on the project of providing a new dock system for Duhigg Park.   The group had the idea two years ago.   Late last year it was decided to proceed with … more
Sixty-Six Seniors Graduate from Emmetsburg High School – Pictured is the class of 2024 before the graduation ceremony.   These graduates were awarded diplomas on Sunday afternoon.   … more
The Emmetsburg Care Center hosted a Chamber Coffee last Friday morning.   Those who attended also had the opportunity to view upgrades within the facility.   Activities Director Sharon … more
Greg Hoyman reported the inspirational movies that premiered in April were very successful.   He stated, “The community helped make it an enormous success by getting the word out and … more
The Palo Alto Garden Club filled the picnic tables in Harrison Park last Saturday with their perennials, annuals and vegetables plants.   It was their annual plant sale.   At the start … more
The Shores at Five Island was full of music, laughter and fun last Saturday night.   Sixty-three reservations were made and over twenty dads and daughters paid at the door for the second annual … more
The Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce has a new Executive Director.   Alex Johnson has been at the office since May 1.   He is in the process of getting into the routine of his new position … more
Sara Straw PK-4 Instructional Coach at West Elementary was successful in pursuing a grant from the Iowa Department of Education to use for summer reading tutoring. Information was provided to … more
Absentee Ballot Requests for Upcoming Primary Election on June 4 To request an absentee ballot through the mail, use the Official Absentee Ballot Request form available at the County … more
On Monday evening of this week, the Emmetsburg High School auditorium was filled with music.   The annual Emmetsburg High School Spring Concert & Awards entertained an appreciative audience. … more
Last Wednesday ILCC hosted a ribbon cutting for the new Fitness Court that is situated next to the Arthur and Audrey Smith Wellness Center.   This enhancement promises to elevate the well-being … more
FFA is a youth organization that prepares its members for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. FFA members discover their talent through hands-on … more
   The Shores will host it's second Daddy/Daughter Dance on Saturday, May 4th. This year's theme is Boots and Beauties. Tickets are available now. $25/Couple for both presale or at the … more
At the end of this week, Bethany Lutheran Church will be open from 9a.m. to 1p.m for the public to come inside and view the 549 quilts that have been created.   After receiving a blessing on … more
Albert Einstein was born in Germany.   During his early years he was affected by two wonders.   The first was his introduction to a compass when he was five years old.   He was … more
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