Geoffrey the Gopher Family Fun Day aims for 'positivity'Geoffrey the Gopher Family Fun Day aims to bring positivity to Spencer. The event will be conducted at the Clay County Fairgrounds, north of the Depot Building, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. "It is...
Northwest Bank Stage packaged with talentThe Northwest Bank Stage will bring nine days of quality entertainment to the Clay County Fair Sept. 9-17, just a portion of the $180,000 in free entertainment that will be offered to fairgoers as...
Final Mass Sunday at Saint Louis Catholic1ROYAL — Saint Louis Catholic Church in Royal will celebrate its final parish Mass at 10:30 a.m. Sunday after 107 years of serving parishioners from the area. Rev. Francis Makwinja will concelebrate...
Destination Iowa: Jester ParkGRANGER ― Covering 1,600 acres, Jester Park near Granger is a weekend destination providing adventure and learning conveniently located less than an hour from our state's capital. Jester Park...
- Board exploring potential landfill fire training (6/22/17)
- Minor injuries reported in rear-end collision (6/22/17)
- Parker Museum to open 3 Sundays this summer (6/22/17)
- Spencer Public Library hosts 'The History of the Orphan Train' (6/22/17)
- Countdown to RAGBRAI Spencer overnight stay (6/22/17)
- Mainstreet Market returns to courthouse square July 13 (6/22/17)
- Burke grant helps replace Sacred Heart playground (6/22/17)
- LifeLight bringing Christian music festival to the Lakes (6/22/17)
- Air Race Classic makes 1st Spencer visit (6/21/17)
- Supervisors continue investigations of turbine concerns (6/21/17)
Randy’s Review: ‘Rough Night’ (6/22/17)Four college dorm floor buddies Jess (Scarlett Johansson), Alice (Jillian Bell), Blair (Zoe Kravitz) and Frankie (Ilana Glazer) vow to grow old together and raise their kids to play together after a night of partying. Fast forward 10 years — Jess is now running for Senate and getting ready to marry her nerdy fiance Peter (Paul W. Downs) and obnoxious, sex-starved Alice arranges a bachelorette weekend in Miami for the girls to reunite and get their party on...
Kathi SoknessKathi Sokness, of Penacook, New Hampshire, passed away on June 16 from complications from myelodysplastic syndrome/leukemia. She was 73 years old. Originally from Royal, Iowa, Kathi was born to...
Lorraine SarvoldFuneral services for Lorraine Sarvold, 98, of Spencer, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at Warner Chapel in Spencer. Rev. Paul Frederiksen will officiate the service at Warner...
Saint FreeburgToday marks the end of our beautiful present. Loving husband, brother, father, and friend Saint Freeburg has gone with his Savior Jesus Christ to live forever in the presence of God. There to greet...
Seibt, Kruse to wed in Brazil (6/21/17)Caroline Seibt and Matthew Kruse are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage on Aug. 4, 2017, in Patos de Minas, Brazil. Following their wedding the couple will reside in West Des MoInes, Iowa, where Matthew works for CommStock Investments of Royal as the director of business development and Carol is employed by her family’s agri-business in Brazil...
Bohr, Clothier plan Texas wedding (6/21/17)Allen and Barbara Bohr, of Royal, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Kristyn Bohr to Grant Clothier, son of Norm and Jeanette Clothier of Parker, Texas. Kristyn works in Children’s Ministry at Hope Fellowship Church in Frisco, Texas, and Grant is a firefighter/EMT for the Fort Worth Fire Department...
Items For SaleFor Sale: Revo adult motorized scooter. Battery operated, 2 new batteries, 1 charger. 4 wheels, blue, has rear and front lights. Assists with walking and mobility. Call 712-348-2516.
Help WantedCommunity Memorial Health Center in Hartley currently has Housekeeping/Laundry positions available. Competitive wages and flexible scheduling. Apply in person at the Health Center business office. EOE
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