Supervisors Vote To Replace Bridge
A 100-year old bridge on a Level B road will be removed and replaced with a culvert.
Then Feed Just One This September
"Without becoming a political discussion, I ask you this," said Ted Ellis of Emmetsburg.
PACHS Welcomes New Physicians
New physicians were introduced to the Palo Alto County community last Friday during a coffee at Palo Alto County Hospital.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Damage Assessments Underway
When Palo Alto County was hit with several heavy rainfalls in mid June of this year, considerable damage was sustained throughout the county.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
NTSB releases details about deadly medical helicopter crash
Federal investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board have released details surrounding a medical helicopter crash near Clear Lake in January 2013 that left three people dead.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Tax Askings, Allocations Explained
While nearly everyone considers taxes a necessary evil, many are not totally sure just how the county's tax assessment dollars are assigned and spent.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
REAP Benefits North Iowa Nature Centers
REAP funding safeguards Iowa's future through conservation education. Floyd County's Fossil and Prairie Preserve Center and the Lost Island Nature Center in Palo Alto County demonstrate the success of statewide REAP-empowered education efforts.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
General Election Filing Period Opens Monday
The upcoming November 4 General Elections will feature several contested races in Palo Alto County, including the offices of Treasurer, Recorder, Attorney and three seats on the County Board of Supervisors.
Bormann Named Volunteer Attorney for Iowa Legal Aid
The Hon. Donald Bormann, now retired, is working as a volunteer attorney for Iowa Legal Aid.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Deed Scam Making Rounds
An old scam is making the rounds in the area once again and officials want to caution area residents on how not to be taken in.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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Funeral service for Dorothy E. Campney of Emmetsburg will be held Saturday, July 26, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church in Emmetsburg.
Ragbrai a Success
"So many people had such good things to say," said Deb Hite, Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce Executive Director.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Premium Auction Closes Out Fair
With fewer livestock entries at this year's Palo Alto County Fair, the All-Premium Auction Sunday afternoon raised a total of $21,585 in premiums for the for the 52 exhibitors taking part in the Premium auction event.
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Rider dies on RAGBRAI Monday near Graettinger, IA
According to RAGBRAI blogger Katherine Klingseis , a 63-year-old man died while riding RAGBRAI on Monday.
Roberta Hersom Named To Iowa 4-H Hall Of Fame
An Emmetsburg woman will join several other Palo Alto County residents in the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame after her she was nominated and recognized Thursday evening at the 2014 Palo Alto County Fair.