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01/16/2019 - 12:43pm

            These days, it is not uncommon to see schools concerned with bullying. We hear about it in the news often and several sad cases have provoked public discussions of bullying in the last few years. So it is refreshing to learn that not only are schools taking action on this issue, but individual students are doing their part to uplift their fellow...

01/02/2019 - 12:43pm
On December 18th, Wright County Charitable Foundation (WCCF) held its Fall Granting Ceremony. Held at the Clarion Public Library at 5:00 p.m., the foundation awarded $42,000 to 23 projects county-wide. Since the first granting period in Spring 2006, the Wright County Charitable Foundation has granted $1,160,324.00 to worthy causes across the...
12/27/2018 - 12:06pm
            Everyone knows that the holidays are the season for giving. And a few seventh grade classes at Clarion-Goldfield-Dows Middle School have embraced that purpose these last several weeks. Three different middle school classes have spent weeks working on crafts and gifts that they delivered last week to...
12/27/2018 - 12:04pm
            The winter and holiday seasons often mark a time of year where people try to give back. There are no shortages of great causes in the area that seek donations around this time. However, areas of need are not always obvious. Luckily, there are those in our community working quietly to help, like the folks...
12/19/2018 - 12:23pm
                  When Stan Watne decided that his time as a Wright County Supervisor should come to an end, he says he never had a second thought. He knows that he has reached a satisfying finish line and is happy with his accomplishments. He will be retiring from the Board of Supervisors at the end of...
12/19/2018 - 12:20pm
  Mosaic in Northern Iowa is making some changes, both in Forest City and in Wright County. These changes are to further strengthen the agency and ensure its success for the future.   We have recently decided to close two of our ICF/ ID homes in Forest City. This decision came after many of months of analysis and discussion regarding our...
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