Fair hosts Manufacturing Expo for studentsStudents from grades five through 12 were able to take part in a Manufacturing Expo at the Clay County Fair on Friday. Hosted by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and Northwest Iowa...
FDA approves boosters for high-risk individuals, rejects shots for general population8Friday, a Food and Drug Administration panel voted against recommending an additional dose of the COVID-19 vaccine for individuals who are 16 years or older due to limited data and concerns on how a...
Clay County Fair returns in big way6Following a one-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Clay County Fair powered by SMU returned Sept. 11-19 with sunny skies and smiling fairgoers. “There was much uncertainty heading into...
A day at the fairTheodore Fisher, a veteran and a patient of St. Croix Hospice, was escorted to the Clay County Fair last Monday by his hospice aide Brandee Hockett where he joined his wife, Luella; his daughter,...
- Spencer Middle School among Iowa programs named '21 National Blue Ribbon Schools (9/21/21)1
- Sirens - September 21 (9/21/21)
- Races set for Spencer at large, school board seats (9/21/21)
- Spencer residents weigh in on proposed street closings (9/21/21)3
- Kids learn to ‘Tame the Trash Monster’ (9/17/21)
- Viral 'Iowa Nice Guy' visits Clay County Fair (9/17/21)
- Johnson enters City Council race for at large seat (9/17/21)2
- Okoboji Schools to pay attorney fees, fine in open records case (9/17/21)
- Trading places: Wiemers, Dible make interim position switches (9/17/21)
- Seasons Center hosting free Kids’ Carnival in Spencer (9/17/21)
- Converting turnovers a key to Tiger triumph“Expect the unexpected.” This may be the best way to describe the first four contests of 2021 for the Spencer Tigers, which improved its mark to 3-1 following 17-7 win over Sioux Center at Dale Norton Field Friday night under the full moon. The game was full of twists and turns...
- Tigers tune up for Mustangs; go 3-1 at Forest City (9/21/21)
- Moser earns breaststroke title; relays claim runner-up (9/21/21)
- Rebels demote Generals with key district triumph (9/21/21)
- Rebels boys place 4 in top 25 at home meet (9/21/21)
- Racing nights bring many drivers to Spencer (9/21/21)
- IMCA Blue Ribbon Showdown attracts area drivers (9/21/21)
- Public can comment on new lifetime trout fishing license (9/21/21)
- Iowa’s youth deer season now underway (9/21/21)
- Iowa’s youth-only waterfowl season starts Sept. 25 in north zone (9/21/21)
- Fall for trophy walleyes (9/21/21)
- Pocahontas Iowa Great Lakes Invitational Fishing Tournament results (9/21/21)
Randy’s Review: ‘Malignant’ (9/17/21)James Wan, who brought horror fans the popular “Saw,” “Insidious” and “The Conjuring” franchises introduces to a new potential franchise with “Malignant” — and I only say that because the ending lends itself to a possible ongoing tale, not necessarily because I want one...
Sharon SassmanPrivate family services for Sharon Lee Sassman, 81, of Spencer, will be conducted privately at a later date. There will be no visitation. Sharon, the daughter of Carl and Rosalie (Huemoeller) Plautz,...
Lucille RoseFuneral services for Lucille Ethel (McCoy) Rose, 96, of Spencer, were conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, at Grace United Methodist Church in Spencer. Rev. Tim Frasher officiated the...
Shirley PrenticeShirley Jean Prentice, 83, a long-time resident of Royal, passed away Friday Sept. 3, 2021, while in hospice care in Denver, Colorado. Private family services were held in Colorado on Monday, Sept....
Moklestad, Doyle to wed in October (9/14/21)The parents of Katelyn Moklestad and Nicholas Doyle would like to announce their upcoming nuptials. Katelyn and Nicholas plan to marry on Saturday, Oct. 9, at the Pilot Knob State Park Amphitheater in Forest City. A reception at the Waldorf University Salveson Ballroom will follow the ceremony. Katelyn is a 2019 graduate of Waldorf University. Nicholas is the store manager at Bomgaar’s in Forest City. The couple resides in Crystal Lake...
Garage SalesGarage Sale: 304 9th St SW, Spencer. Friday Sept 24th and Saturday Sept 25th 9am to whenever.
Garage SalesHoliday sale: all holiday items from Xmas, 4July, St. Pat, Thanksgiving, etc. Friday 9/24/21 9am-4pm, Saturday 9/25/21 9am-4pm. 305 9th St. SW, Spencer.
RentalsFor Rent: 3-bedroom, 1 -bath house 900 W 5th St, Spencer. 2-car garage. No pets. $1000/month plus deposit. (712)229-0219
Help WantedPart-time Fall Grain Harvest Help. Call 712-260-3288.
- Following Biden announcement, Spencer Hospital vaccination requirement on hold
- FDA approves boosters for high-risk individuals, rejects shots for general population
- COVID cases on the rise in Spencer schools, county
- Clay County Fair returns in big way
- Spencer residents weigh in on proposed street closings