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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:21pm
Eagle Grove just keeps getting better and better...and that’s due largely in part to the people who call our community “home.” Fishpond Park sits in the northeast corner of our town. It’s a serene park that’s like any...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:18pm
Danielle Koester, Wright County Fair Queen, had a busy month of July. You may have seen the Eagle Grove High School graduate supporting competitors at the livestock shows at the Fair or at the grandstand events. However, you probably don’t...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:15pm
The back-to-school hustle and bustle has begun. With only a week to go until the first bell of the 2017 - 2018 school year rings, kids everywhere are collecting their supplies and preparing for the first day of a new school year. Likewise, teachers...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:13pm
Following a presentation from a representative of Piper Jaffary, the Eagle Grove Board of Education approved the sale of bonds for School Infrastructure Sales, Services and Use Tax Revenue Bonds in the amount of $6.043 million to JP Morgan Chase....
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 2:58pm
A ride along with a former neighbor, who was a state patrolman, peaked Michael Lehman’s interest in wanting to go into law enforcement as a career. He has not regretted the decision. “It’s never the same thing everyday,” said...
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 2:55pm
The $275 million construction project of Prestage Foods of Iowa is underway just five miles south of Eagle Grove. What once used to be 160 acres of farmland is now transforming into a 650,000 square foot pork processing plant that will directly...
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 2:51pm
We’ve got spirit, yes we do! We’ve got spirit. How about you? Then come on out to the Second Annual Meet the Team Night on Thursday, Aug. 17 and meet the Eagle Grove High School football players and cheerleaders. From 6 - 8 p.m., fans...
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 2:45pm
At this past Monday’s regular session of the Eagle Grove City Council, the resignation of George McGuire was presented and accepted. It is effective October 6, and states only that it is for “personal reasons.” McGuire would not...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 1:29pm
This is a love story of two people that began long before they ever even knew each other, and it all came to be because of a mutual love of the Beatles. Jared Locke, a 2007 graduate of Eagle Grove High School, didn’t always love the Beatles,...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 1:26pm
Have you ever sat back in your recliner watching “American Ninja Warrior” on television thinking to yourself, ‘I bet I could do that?’ Well there’s a chance this Saturday right here in Wright County to prove it to...
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