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Members from Clarion Boy Scout Troop 1047 were one of the service organizations that helped decorate the ‘grave’ during the service. Pictured, left to right, Logan Torsell, Calder Creason-Grandgeorge, and Bryce Lindaman. Photo by Bridget Shileny
05/31/2022 - 1:26pm
            “Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.” John 15:13             Pastor Warren Curry quoted this powerful Bible passage during Memorial Day services in Clarion on Monday. In a brief but...

Opinion

03/23/2022 - 6:46am
Iowa legislators pulled an eminent domain bill before it got to the floor, but say they will call a special session to protect landowner rights if a large number of easements are not signed. Meanwhile, CO2 pipeline companies are working feverishly...

Sports


Two Cowgirls hit homeruns during Monday’s game. Clarissa Hasty (left) and Kennedy Trca both sent balls out of the park for the first home runs at the new field. Photo submitted
05/31/2022 - 1:19pm
Weather hampered the start of the season for the Cowgirls Softball team last week. The week was supposed to start with games against Eagle Grove on Tuesday, in addition to the dedication of the new field. That game and the event were rained out. (A...

Obituaries

08/15/2022 - 10:28am
Betty Lou Thompson, 91, of Clarion, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2022.  Funeral services followed by a luncheon for Betty Thompson will be held on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Holmes Lutheran Church, 2139 Hancock Avenue, rural Clarion...

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