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.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Special Offering For Typhoon Relief
I'm sure many of us are saddened by the disturbing news accounts and heart-wrenching photos of the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan that tore through the Philippines last week.
New Corn Head Brand Coming To Iowa
A new corn head is about to hit the U.S. markets, with a dealership out of north central Iowa.
Beginning To Look Like The Holiday Season
The familiar snowflakes went up on street poles in Emmetsburg this week, signaling one of the officials signs of the holidays.
Craig Merrill Wins District 2 Supervisor Seat
In an election that featured three independent candidates, two candidates nominated by their respective parties and an eleventh-hour write-in candidate, voters in Palo Alto County Supervisor District Two made their decision Tuesday.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Estherville Spirit
Funeral services for Catherine Allis, 73, of Estherville will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at Calvary Gospel Assembly in Estherville with Pastor Travis Rosinger officiating.
St. Pat's Association Sponsoring Trip To The Auld Sod
It's a well-known fact that Emmetsburg is the Irish Capitol of Iowa, and that our community is the sister city of Dublin, Ireland.