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Newsmax
13 Most Memorable Ted Cruz Campaign MomentsCounty Regional Event Center Ballroom in Spencer, Iowa January 6, 2016. (Mark K
13 Most Memorable Ted Cruz Campaign Moments
Newsmax / Posted 4 hours ago
County Regional Event Center Ballroom in Spencer, Iowa January 6, 2016. (Mark Kauzlarich/Reuters) Ted Cruz speaks at the Webster City Municipal Airport in Webster City, Iowa January 7, 2016. (Mark Kauzlarich/Reuters) Republican presidential... Read more
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Freeman journal
Carol (Kooker) Stolt, 72, Sparta, NCthe fellowship hall after the burial to celebrate her life. Carol was the mothe
Carol (Kooker) Stolt, 72, Sparta, NC
Freeman journal / Posted 11 hours ago
the fellowship hall after the burial to celebrate her life. Carol was the mother of Steve Stolt (Wendy), Sparta, NC; Scott Stolt (Melissa), Kamrar, IA, Shelley Stolt Williams, Sparta, NC and Susie Ferto-Holdgrafer, Webster City and 11 grandchil... Read more
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Freeman journal
Top-ranked Lynx hit first speed bump this season at Grundy Centerwill really help or hurt when the postseason rolls rounds. And yet those words
Top-ranked Lynx hit first speed bump this season at Grundy Center
Freeman journal / Posted 11 hours ago
will really help or hurt when the postseason rolls rounds. And yet those words probably seem hollow to the members of the Webster City boys' golf team. They were in pursuit of perfection, but that journey has met its end. Uncharacteristically... Read more
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Freeman journal
Supporting the artsTwo sculptures were recently installed at the Webster City School Administratio
Supporting the arts
Freeman journal / Posted 11 hours ago
Two sculptures were recently installed at the Webster City School Administration Building. Local artist and Webster City graduate Tim Adams created the pieces titled "Studious." One piece is of a teacher leading, the other is of a student... Read more
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Freeman journal
A neat honor for local volunteerincluding Rotary Club, her church, sororities and many others. But she's probab
A neat honor for local volunteer
Freeman journal / Posted 11 hours ago
including Rotary Club, her church, sororities and many others. But she's probably most known for her involvement with the Webster City Community Theatre. This week, we learned that Loween has been selected to receive a distinguishing merit award... Read more
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Freeman journal
Thanks to Citizens’ Academyask for our respect. These are careers only personally dedicated people to thei
Thanks to Citizens’ Academy
Freeman journal / Posted 11 hours ago
ask for our respect. These are careers only personally dedicated people to their fellow man can accomplish. In closing, I would like to say that after seeing and learning so much in the last two months- all lives matter. Dwain Noffke Webster... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
DANNY LEE STONEBURNERLong of Denison, Iowa, Johnna (Matthew) Moeller of Ellsworth, Iowa, Darla (Eric
DANNY LEE STONEBURNER
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 hours ago
Long of Denison, Iowa, Johnna (Matthew) Moeller of Ellsworth, Iowa, Darla (Eric) Olsen of Fort Dodge, and Janine Bakken of Webster City, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews. Dan is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Beverly (Pratt)... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Gaels win triangularscore of the season," said St. Edmond head coach Dan Streit, whose squad finish
Gaels win triangular
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 hours ago
score of the season," said St. Edmond head coach Dan Streit, whose squad finished third in this year's NCC standings behind Webster City and Clear Lake. "The wind was really blowing again (Tuesday). Algona's County Club is a challenging course that... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Conservative Iowa Senator Hopes to Unseat Seven-Term Steve KingIowa. And no incumbent's lost from someone in his own party since 1948. Rick
Conservative Iowa Senator Hopes to Unseat Seven-Term Steve King
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 17 hours ago
Iowa. And no incumbent's lost from someone in his own party since 1948. Rick Bertrand turned around and saw reality at a Webster City Maid-Rite. Just two people sat down to hear him, not counting the spy in the corner for the rival... Read more
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Freeman journal
Loween Getter to receive national theater awardAwards, 2016 AACT Award winners, and previous honorees. Getter has been a lead
Loween Getter to receive national theater award
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
Awards, 2016 AACT Award winners, and previous honorees. Getter has been a leader, respected director, and actress in the Webster City Community Theatre for over 25 years. She was active in the acquisition and remodeling of its building--including... Read more
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Freeman journal
FFA BanquetThis year's Webster City FFA Chapter was comprised of 55 members. Chapter memb
FFA Banquet
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
This year's Webster City FFA Chapter was comprised of 55 members. Chapter members reviewed the past year's events. This included chapter cookouts, presentations to middle school and elementary students, fruit sales, the greenhouse, and the progress... Read more
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Freeman journal
Short TakesHildebrand, Chapter NR?will present the program. Women's Club dinner is Monday
Short Takes
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
Hildebrand, Chapter NR?will present the program. Women's Club dinner is Monday The year-end dinner for members of the Webster City Women's Club will be Monday at 6 p.m. at the Jane Young House. Dinner reservations are $10 in advance to be... Read more
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Freeman journal
Bertrand event seta Hamilton County Meet and Greet with Iowa state Sen. Rick Bertrand, R-Sioux Ci
Bertrand event set
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
a Hamilton County Meet and Greet with Iowa state Sen. Rick Bertrand, R-Sioux City today from 12 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the Webster City Maid Rite, located at 409 Closz Drive. Bertrand is seeking the Republican nomination in the Iowa Fourth... Read more
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Freeman journal
Town hall meeting to be held May 9or the homeowner paying for service line expenses at a later date. A town hall
Town hall meeting to be held May 9
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
or the homeowner paying for service line expenses at a later date. A town hall meeting will be held May 9 at 6 p.m. at the Webster City Middle School Commons. All community members are encouraged to attend. Possible agenda items for the meeting... Read more
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Freeman journal
Mandatory grant training Wednesdayheld in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Hotel/Motel tax grants are for the p
Mandatory grant training Wednesday
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
held in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Hotel/Motel tax grants are for the purpose of increasing tourism and visitors to Webster City. Grant applications can be obtained at the City Clerks office in City Hall or online at www.webstercity.com.... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 3, 2016The Fort Dodge girls tennis team won the CIML Iowa Conference championship. Ma
May 3, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
The Fort Dodge girls tennis team won the CIML Iowa Conference championship. May 3, 1991 NEWS: Myrram McMurray Hatchery, Webster City, was awarded a $40,000 Economic Development Set-Aside loan to build a new $1.3 million facility. SPORTS: The... Read more
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Freeman journal
Year-end dinner planned for WC Women’s ClubConnie Gilbert by May 6. No tickets will be sold at the door. ?Checks for reser
Year-end dinner planned for WC Women’s Club
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
Connie Gilbert by May 6. No tickets will be sold at the door. ?Checks for reservations may be mailed to 113 Angela Drive, Webster City, IA?50595. Activities for the evening will include the awarding of a scholarship to a high school senior as... Read more
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Freeman journal
Candidates to appear at forums in Williams, WCCounty Sheriff being vacated by the retirement of Denny Hagenson will be presen
Candidates to appear at forums in Williams, WC
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
County Sheriff being vacated by the retirement of Denny Hagenson will be present. The candidates are Bill Derrig of Webster City, Ken Peck of Webster City and Doug Timmons of Stratford. Candidates for the Hamilton County Board of... Read more
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Freeman journal
Ruth A. Koolhof, 91, Webster Cityin SW Freedom Township, Hamilton County near Homer. She attended country school
Ruth A. Koolhof, 91, Webster City
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
in SW Freedom Township, Hamilton County near Homer. She attended country school and graduated from Lincoln High School in Webster City in 1942. Ruth attended nurses training in Fort Dodge, Dubuque and Sioux City becoming a registered nurse. On... Read more
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Freeman journal
Council to meetA town hall meeting is scheduled for May 9 at 6 p.m. at the Webster City Middle
Council to meet
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
A town hall meeting is scheduled for May 9 at 6 p.m. at the Webster City Middle School Commons. A request from the Relay for Life Committee to close Seneca Street from Bank Street to Water Street on Friday, June 16 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. for the... Read more
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Freeman journal
Helen Peter, 74, StanhopeHelen Joan Hove, daughter of Melford and LaVonne Wills Hove, was born September
Helen Peter, 74, Stanhope
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
Helen Joan Hove, daughter of Melford and LaVonne Wills Hove, was born September 15, 1941 in Webster City. She graduated from Stanhope Community School in 1959 and attended Waldorf College. Helen married Roger Walter Peter on July 10, 1976 at Our... Read more
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Freeman journal
PREP BRIEFSBallard 11, Webster City 0 Friday at Huxley Singles Emily Jurgensen (B) def.
PREP BRIEFS
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
Ballard 11, Webster City 0 Friday at Huxley Singles Emily Jurgensen (B) def. Courtney Lampman 6-1, 6-0; Meredith Ossian (B) def. Rihanna Wood 6-0, 6-0; Olivia Astarita (B) def. Sierra Anderson 6-0, 6-0; Nicole King (B) def. Megan Parkhill 6-1,... Read more
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Freeman journal
Tigers have too much of everythingAnd she apparently loves to shred Webster City's defense. Gilbert's pint-sized
Tigers have too much of everything
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
And she apparently loves to shred Webster City's defense. Gilbert's pint-sized striker rifled in four goals in approximately 35 minutes of playing time Friday at Lynx Field, as she propelled seventh-ranked (Class 1A) Gilbert to a dominant 7-1... Read more
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Freeman journal
Baby delivered in DQ parking lotwe got to White Fox Road, my water broke," she said. But when they reached the
Baby delivered in DQ parking lot
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
we got to White Fox Road, my water broke," she said. But when they reached the corner of Second and Superior streets in Webster City, Jensen knew she had to push. Her friend who was driving called 911 and the dispatcher told them to pull over.... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx girls’ 4x100 relay at its best at Drake RelaysOr is it? The Webster City girls' track team and field team's 4x100-meter rela
Lynx girls’ 4x100 relay at its best at Drake Relays
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
Or is it? The Webster City girls' track team and field team's 4x100-meter relay didn't seem too bothered by the long day of spectating before it hit the blue oval at the Drake Relays Friday evening. Seeded 42nd in the preliminary field of 80, the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 2, 2016NEWS: Lt. Gov. Sally Pederson visited St. Thomas Aquinas School in Webster City
May 2, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
NEWS: Lt. Gov. Sally Pederson visited St. Thomas Aquinas School in Webster City. SPORTS: The Iowa Central women's track and field team won a super regional title in Vincennes, Indiana. May 2, 1991 NEWS: Foria Hydro Corp, of France, was seeking... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Menage comes home to be EMA coordinatorThough she was new to the position, she wasn't new to the town. Menage was born
Menage comes home to be EMA coordinator
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Though she was new to the position, she wasn't new to the town. Menage was born and raised in Webster City, and said the position of emergency management coordinator seemed interesting to her. While Menage said she had never worked directly with... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sharing the art of Basket weavingclasses on the art of weaving pine needle baskets. Her next class will be taugh
Sharing the art of Basket weaving
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
classes on the art of weaving pine needle baskets. Her next class will be taught at Legacy Learning Boone River Valley in Webster City on Oct. 1-2. A two-day course, it will explore how Segar uses semi-precious stones as baskets centers, the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
RUTH KOOLHOFin SW Freedom Township, Hamilton County near Homer. She attended country school
RUTH KOOLHOF
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
in SW Freedom Township, Hamilton County near Homer. She attended country school and graduated from Lincoln High School in Webster City in 1942. Ruth attended nurses training in Fort Dodge, Dubuque and Sioux City becoming a registered nurse. On... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
HELEN PETERHelen Joan Hove, daughter of Melford and LaVonne Wills Hove, was born September
HELEN PETER
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
Helen Joan Hove, daughter of Melford and LaVonne Wills Hove, was born September 15, 1941 in Webster City. She graduated from Stanhope Community School in 1959 and attended Waldorf College. Helen married Roger Walter Peter on July 10, 1976 at Our... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: Recalling impact of a 49-year employeein Creston, Iowa, and Woodstock and McHenry were purchased. The 1950s saw the p
Editorial: Recalling impact of a 49-year employee
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
in Creston, Iowa, and Woodstock and McHenry were purchased. The 1950s saw the purchase of newspapers in Morris and Webster City, Iowa. From that initial expansion, the company has continued to grow. Alice played a strong supporting role as... Read more
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Freeman journal
No. 15 Lynx spot NP lead, rally for winfor WCHS, which has now outscored its opponents 31-6. Still, head coach Craig S
No. 15 Lynx spot NP lead, rally for win
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
for WCHS, which has now outscored its opponents 31-6. Still, head coach Craig Signorin wasn't enthralled by his squad. Webster City defensive back Collin Oswald (right) wins possession as North Polk’s Colin Swygman goes by yesterday. DFJ... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx bag silver, bronze at ClassicStill, the results don't lie. It was a good showing for Webster City here last
Lynx bag silver, bronze at Classic
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
Still, the results don't lie. It was a good showing for Webster City here last night. The Lynx girls' and boys' track and field teams piled up a massive collection of medals, 33 in all, at the Boone Classic. Tony Bussan's boys' team notched 134... Read more
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Freeman journal
No. 1-ranked Lynx clinch NCC titlewon by 39 shots. A nice problem to have. Nathan Ferrell stripes a drive off th
No. 1-ranked Lynx clinch NCC title
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
won by 39 shots. A nice problem to have. Nathan Ferrell stripes a drive off the tee at Briggs Woods Golf Course yesterday. Webster City beat CGD, 149-188, in NCC play. DFJ photo/Tracy Runneberg Connor Shannon and Alec Fuhs both turned in even-par... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx Nerland more than holds her own, places 14th in shot put at Drake RelaysThe Webster City standout exited thinking about the future. Nerland didn't hav
Lynx Nerland more than holds her own, places 14th in shot put at Drake Relays
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Webster City standout exited thinking about the future. Nerland didn't have her best day, but her 14th place finish in the field of 24 competitors was respectable. "She competed well, and that's all you can really ask," WCHS head coach Clint... Read more
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Freeman journal
Short TakesCounty Sheriff being vacated by the retirement of Denny Hagenson will be presen
Short Takes
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
County Sheriff being vacated by the retirement of Denny Hagenson will be present. The candidates are Bill Derrig of Webster City, Ken Peck of Webster City and Doug Timmons of Stratford. Candidates for the Hamilton County Board of... Read more
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Freeman journal
All there is to Go and DoSt. Paul's Lutheran Church in Webster City will host its annual spring bazaar o
All there is to Go and Do
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Webster City will host its annual spring bazaar on Saturday at 1005 Beach St. Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and will consist of rolls, coffee and juice. Lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 1... Read more
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Freeman journal
Food to Fork Week kicks off Monday in WCThe Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Chamber member Hy-
Food to Fork Week kicks off Monday in WC
Freeman journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Chamber member Hy-Vee to showcase Iowa Food and Family Project leader Aaron Putze as the kick-off speaker for the second annual Farm to Fork Week in Webster City. The event will be held... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Friend of the Kendall Young Library Book Sale CalendarFriend of the Kendall Young Library Book SaleFri, April 29, 2016 @ 10:00AM WEB
Friend of the Kendall Young Library Book Sale Calendar
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
Friend of the Kendall Young Library Book SaleFri, April 29, 2016 @ 10:00AM WEBSTER CITY — Friend of the Kendall Young Library Book Sale is 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the library, 1201 Willson Ave., Webster City. On... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area athletes head to DrakeAlgona's Ben Mawdsley (shot put) and Newell-Fonda's Mason Scheidegger (shot put
Area athletes head to Drake
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
Algona's Ben Mawdsley (shot put) and Newell-Fonda's Mason Scheidegger (shot put and discus) are each in the boys field. Webster City, Algona and South Central Calhoun are also entered in the boys 4x100. On the girls side, Webster City's Cassidy... Read more
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Freeman journal
Finucan named to Barron’s list of top financial advisorsthem. The greatest reward for me is seeing their dreams become reality." Finuc
Finucan named to Barron’s list of top financial advisors
Freeman journal / Posted 6 days ago
them. The greatest reward for me is seeing their dreams become reality." Finucan's office is located at 508 Second St., Webster City. He and his branch team Senior Branch Office Administrator Eileen Doolittle, Alicia Crouthamel and Branch Office... Read more
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Freeman journal
Forums plannedCounty Sheriff being vacated by the retirement of Denny Hagenson will be presen
Forums planned
Freeman journal / Posted 6 days ago
County Sheriff being vacated by the retirement of Denny Hagenson will be present. The candidates are Bill Derrig of Webster City, Ken Peck of Webster City and Doug Timmons of Stratford. William Derrig Ken Peck Doug Timmons Candidates for... Read more
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Freeman journal
Short Takesfrom 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. St. Pauls to host sp
Short Takes
Freeman journal / Posted 6 days ago
from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. St. Pauls to host spring bazaar St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Webster City will host its annual spring bazaar on April 30 at 1005 Beach St. Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 10:30... Read more
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Freeman journal
A-P dominates singles, Lynx on tennis courtsBacked by a dominant effort in singles, the Falcons disposed of Webster City, 8
A-P dominates singles, Lynx on tennis courts
Freeman journal / Posted 6 days ago
Backed by a dominant effort in singles, the Falcons disposed of Webster City, 8-1, in a dual meet. Playing pro sets to 10, Aplington-Parkersburg swept the six singles matches, winning 60 of 73 games. The Falcons appeared to be on their way to a... Read more
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Freeman journal
Hanoman takes Webster City with him to Boston MarathonIt wasn't easy to get either. A personal request through Asics was granted to g
Hanoman takes Webster City with him to Boston Marathon
Freeman journal / Posted 6 days ago
It wasn't easy to get either. A personal request through Asics was granted to get it made and, just like that, Webster City was well represented in the Boston Marathon. It's been years since Sunil Hanoman has physically called Webster City home.... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Raider girls win, Clapper earns medalCourtney Clapper and Brynne Pritchard tied for runner-up honors as the Raiders
Raider girls win, Clapper earns medal
Newton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Courtney Clapper and Brynne Pritchard tied for runner-up honors as the Raiders cruised past Webster City at Meadow Hills Golf Course. CMB won with a 228, while the Lynx carded a 245. “Each of the girls had one big score on their scorecard, which... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Tiger boys 5th at PAC Relaysfifth in class A at the boys Pocahontas Area Community Relays. Algona took firs
Tiger boys 5th at PAC Relays
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
fifth in class A at the boys Pocahontas Area Community Relays. Algona took first handily with 181.5 points. Humboldt (137), Webster City (76) and PAC (68.5) followed. Storm Lake came in sixth with 33 points. "It was a fantastic night for the relays.... Read more
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Freeman journal
Southfield Hog Roast approachingWebster City residents, Don and Donna McCollough, make a donation to the UDMO F
Southfield Hog Roast approaching
Freeman journal / Posted 7 days ago
Webster City residents, Don and Donna McCollough, make a donation to the UDMO Food Pantry at the 2015 Southfield Hog Roast. The public is invited to attend the annual Hog Roast this Sunday, May 1st, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the Southfield Assisted... Read more
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Freeman journal
Imparting her love, joy of musicto my hometown once or twice a year to meet up with former students during clas
Imparting her love, joy of music
Freeman journal / Posted 7 days ago
to my hometown once or twice a year to meet up with former students during class reunions. I think for many children in Webster City, Rosine Kennedy has been that inspiration. A?music teacher in the district for 35-plus years, she'll soon retire... Read more
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Freeman journal
Peck secures singles win, Grundy Center trumps Lynx boysan 8-1 loss to more experienced Grundy Center on Monday at the WCHS courts. Br
Peck secures singles win, Grundy Center trumps Lynx boys
Freeman journal / Posted 7 days ago
an 8-1 loss to more experienced Grundy Center on Monday at the WCHS courts. Brandon?Peck (above) won his singles match for Webster City against Grundy Center. DFJ photo/Troy Banning "We just have to play more tennis and improve our ground strokes... Read more
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