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08/15/2018 - 3:21pm

Rob Sand visited Clarion on Wednesday, August 8 to meet hopeful future constituents during his campaign for State Auditor.

Previously an Assistant Attorney General, Sand has made a career out of prosecuting financial crimes, including a recent case where he led an investigation that uncovered lottery ticket fixing schemes across five states.

Sand hopes to bring his law...

08/08/2018 - 11:37am
Things are really cooking at Carmen’s Supermarket in Clarion. The grocery store on HWY 3 is approaching their first year of offering freshly cooked Mexican food for patrons after expanding their grocery business into a restaurant. Carmen’s Supermarket opened in August of 2015 and is managed by Carmen Gomez, who runs the store with the...
08/01/2018 - 11:44am
In their role as drainage district trustees, the Wright County Board of Supervisors took up discussion of an agenda item presented by landowner Don Tice. This concerned an ongoing ponding problem southeast of Lake Cornelia and along the east side of Page Avenue. “We’ve put a pile of money into trying to fix this problem,” said...
08/01/2018 - 11:41am
Dows is the place to be August 3, through 5. The hours will be packed with entertainment for all ages. From the Shelter Park to the downtown Historical District to the businesses on Dows’ mainstreet, the Corn Days Committee promises there will be something for everyone. Friday night, August 3, the Avery’s Texas-style Jam will be in the...
08/01/2018 - 11:37am
As RAGBRAI bikers pedal their way across Iowa, Clarion looks back at 25 years ago when the city was selected to be an overnight stay for the twowheeling travelers. On Tuesday, July 27, 1993, the City of Clarion opened up for hundreds of guests as the wave of bicyclists for RAGBRAI XXI rode into the community on their journey from Sioux City to...
07/25/2018 - 3:28pm
Wright County Social Services Coordinator Jen Sheehan presented the Business Associates Agreement with the Iowa Counties Technology Services (ICTS) for Board approval and signature at this Monday’s Supervisor session. The document provides Wright County with claims and payment services that ICTS provides that involves protected health...
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