Kim Demory

02/06/2019 - 11:34am
The numbers are staggering...3.5 million people worldwide willingly purchase another human being every day for their own personal use - a slave to fulfill their desires.  Statistics show that 27 million people worldwide are the victims of some form of human trafficking. That’s more than at the height of the Transatlantic Slave Trade (...
01/09/2019 - 3:59pm
       The night before Kandace Carll went for her first pregnancy ultrasound, she had a dream.  In that dream, the technician told her, “It looks like there’s two in here.”       “And that’s almost exactly how it happened,” Kandace said with a big smile as she told the...
01/02/2019 - 12:55pm
          Christmas is the season of giving, a time to make a positive difference in the lives of the people around us - and what could be a greater gift than the gift of life? That’s exactly what HannahJo Gustafson-Hodson of Clarion is preparing to do through a community service project she is organizing in memory...
09/26/2018 - 1:11pm
Prestage Foods of Iowa is proud to say that they are building the most state-of-the-art food processing plant in the world right here in Eagle Grove.  “We believe we have led the way with this project and that it will become standard in the industry from here on out,” said Prestage Chief Executive Officer Jere Null. Work began on...
08/08/2018 - 11:43am
Although Shelby Fisher has lived in Eagle Grove for about a year, she is new to the Wright County Monitor newspaper team, and we’re excited to introduce her around. In this role, Fisher will also be serving our sister newspaper, the Eagle Grove Eagle. Fisher is a graduate of Ames High School and the University of Iowa, and is now proud to...
07/11/2018 - 12:13pm
I think many would agree that the Wright County Fair just keeps getting better and better. To make that happen, it takes the collaborative efforts of many people. For starters, the Fair Board devotes countless hours over the course of the entire year researching, planning, and confirming events and entertainment. But there are also numerous other...
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