3 hrs ago
E-Hawk Junior Varsity Fall At Pocahontas
Emmetsburg's Junior Varsity E-Hawk boys opened their basketball season on Dec. 3 with a 43-34 setback at the hands of the Indians of Pocahontas Area.
7 hrs ago
Finer Honored For Years of Service
"Steve has given all of his time," said Mayor Myrna Heddinger. "He has supported Emmetsburg, everything that we've done, and always has so much input to offer.
16 hrs ago
Jefferson County Casino Details to be Released Soon
Supporters of a proposed Jefferson casino say they're announcing further details of plans including information about how much money they'd give to charities in Greene County and neighboring counties.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Harriet (Stenberg) Hagenson 19300-2013
Harriet Carmen Hagenson, age 83, of Chandler, AZ, formerly of Emmetsburg, died peacefully Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 after a valiant battle with Parkinsons.
Merrill Seated On Board Of Supervisors
With the Board of Supervisors, County Treasurer, Recorder and Barbara Hofstad looking on, Craig Merrill of Emmetsburg was sworn in to fill the vacant seat on the Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors Tuesday morning.
"A Christmas Carol" Opens Friday
"A Christmas Carol," the classic story by author Charles Dickens, takes the stage at Emmetsburg Main Street Community Theatre.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Clarence R. Frisbie 1918-2013
Funeral service for Clarence R. Frisbie was held Monday, Dec. 2, at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg.
Lady E-Hawks Take Jamboree Win
STORM?LAKE - Emmetsburg's Lady E-Hawks earned 25-21 win over Storm Lake St. Mary's Panthers during the Storm Lake Times/Hy-Noon Kiwanis Basketball Jamboree on Nov. 23. Coach Anne Fiene's squad took a 13-12 lead after the first quarter of the scrimmage, and then got eight points from Ashton Connelly to spark the 12-point second quarter to take the ... (more)
Emmetsburg Welcomes The Holidays
Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce and Emmetsburg Retail Association hosted the second annual Holiday Lighted Parade the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, Nov. 29. The sidewalks were lined with spectators as about 20 lighted parade entries made their way down Broadway.
E-Hawk Wrestlers Hold Scrimmage Matches
With their season a week away, Coach Jared Pickett's Emmetsburg E-Hawk Wrestlers held a scrimmage to give parents a taste of what to expect.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Biofuels "Means Future Employment for Young People"
Two national organizations - Americans United for Change and VoteVets.org - initiated last Tuesday, Nov. 19, what they called a counteroffensive against large oil companies, accusing "Big Oil" of polluting the public discourse on biofuels, especially ethanol.
Barbara H. Puff 1929-2013
Funeral service for Barbara Puff of Emmetsburg is 11 a.m, Friday, Nov. 29, at the Joyce Funeral Home in Emmetsburg.
City Council Hears Facade Details
Emmetsburg City Council received an update on the Downtown Facade project at their Monday meeting.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
We All Need To Come Together
Dear fellow citizens of Emmetsburg. Thank you for supporting Proposition D to bring a locally owned telecommunications utility to Emmetsburg on Nov. 5, 2013.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Richard C. Thompson
Dick was born Aug. 20, 1930 in Ames to Henry and Maxine Thompson. Dick went to a country school and graduated from Shipley High School in 1948.
Benefits of Accounting Careers Shared with Trustees of Iowa Lakes
The Trustees of Iowa Lakes Community College learned about the benefits the Accounting Specialist program at their Tuesday, Nov. 19, meeting in Estherville.
Updates Provided On Educational Opportunities
New techniques in education and ways to increase the educational experience were shared with the Emmetsburg Community School District Board of Directors during its November meeting Monday, Nov. 18. Updates on the West Elementary building project, facilities and a pair of early graduation requests were also considered by the school board members ... (more)
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Estherville Spirit
Memorial services for Beverly Spoo, 78, of Emmetsburg will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville.
The Des Moines Register
Iowa community college numbers fall again
Iowa community college enrollment this fall dropped 3.5 percent, the third consecutive year of decline, according to fall enrollment data.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The holiday season is fast approaching and with it, the a proliferation of ceremonies, parades, festivals, concerts and open houses.