Friday Aug 15
Branstad in NW Iowa
Governor Terry Branstad's office released his schedule for next week. At 1-pm Wednesday, the Governor holds an Iowa Is Working" roundtable at the Pocahontas County Farm Bureau in Pocahontas.
Melvin Weisbrod 1920-2014
Funeral service for Melvin Weisbrod of Ringsted was held Monday, Aug. 11, at the United Lutheran Church in Ringsted.
A funeral service for Melvin Weisbrod, 94, of Ringsted, will be held 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, at United Lutheran Church in Ringsted, with Pastor Lauri Boysen, officiating.
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.
Henrickson Wins Mens' Open Title
Former Graettinger resident Tyson Henrickson claimed the top honors in the 2014 Emmetsburg Men's Open Golf tournament last Saturday at the Five Island Golf Course in Emmetsburg.
Ragbrai a Success
"So many people had such good things to say," said Deb Hite, Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce Executive Director.
RAGBRAI Makes A Stop in Graettinger
Following a stop in Terril, riders began arriving in Graettinger before 8 am on the second day of RAGBRAI.