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WHO-TV Des Moines
Photo Gallery: Ragbrai Road Trip, Day 3
Day three of RAGBRAI takes riders from Emmetsburg to Forest City and includes the optional Century Loop.
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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.
Buyers, Supporters Make Fair Auction A Success
Without the loyal and generous support of individuals, businesses and buying cooperative groups, the Premium Auction would not be possible.
Saturday Sidewalk Sales At Courthouse Square
Emmetsburg Retail Association has planned a day of crazy shopping, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will also be a Children's Parade.
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.
Saturday Night Fire At POET Stackyard
A Saturday night fire at the POET-DSM biomass stackyard south of Emmetsburg is still being monitored by volunteer firemen.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon To Visit Iowa
Jay Nixon, the two-term Democratic governor of Missouri, is visiting Iowa Tuesday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Early RAGBRAI stop peddles advice to eastern Iowa hosts
As the Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa rolls on, Monday featured one of the shortest legs along the route.
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Bicycle riders to endure summer's hottest days
The thousands of bicycle riders participating in this year's RAGBRAI ride are facing the hottest temperatures of the summer so far.
KSCJ-AM Sioux City
Ragbrai Heads for Emmetsburg on Day 2
IT'S THE 4TH TIME EMMETSBURG HAS BEEN AN OVERNIGHT STOP ON THE REGISTER'S GREAT BIKE RIDE ACROSS IOWA.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Preparing for a few overnight guests can be a nerve-wracking experience - just ask anyone who's had to accommodate a few relatives for a weekend.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Queen Coronation To Open Palo Alto County Fair
Palo Alto County's annual celebration of youth and summer is set to begin on Thursday as the 2014 Palo Alto County Fair begins at the Fairgrounds in Emmetsburg.
Supervisors Revisit Sanding Water Issue
During their meeting on July 15, the Palo Alto County Board of Supervisors revisited the issue regarding the June flooding that occurred in the North Grand Avenue area of Emmetsburg.
The Fair Is Underway
EXHIBITS?JUDGING - 4-H Exhibits and projects were judged on Tuesday to open the 2014 edition of the Palo Alto County Fair in Emmetsburg.
RAGBRAI - What You Need To Know
RAGBRAI will be in Emmetsburg Monday, July 21. That's when our community of 3,900 grows by 20,000 people.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New Superintendents Meet School Board During Work Session
Several personnel matters were approved during a special work session of the Emmetsburg Community School Board Wednesday, July 9. The meeting also brought the board and its new shared Superintendent's together for a goal-setting session as the new year begins.
Gerald F. Ruddy 1930-2014
Funeral service for Gerald F. Ruddy of Pocahontas was held Saturday, July 12, at the Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Celebration of Summer
The annual county fair in Iowa is a symbol of Summertime and life in rural America.
Ribbon Cutting Welcomes Facility
RIBBON?CUTTING?- A ribbon cutting and Open House officially opened the Assisted Living Facility at the Lakeside Lutheran Home in Emmetsburg on Friday, July 11. Lakeside Administrator Susan Juliffs and Director of Nursing Donna Rierson shared the honor of cutting the ribbon.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Estherville Spirit
Robert "Bob" Sampson
Robert "Bob" Sampson was born Sept. 11, 1934, the son of Arnold and Mildred Sampson in Emmetsburg.