Heritage hunting

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Approximately 108 third-grade students from Sunset Heights Elementary and Northeast Hamilton took part in a Heritage Tour Day on Friday. The purpose of Heritage Day was to learn more about the history of Webster City and Hamilton County. Groups of students were guided by local Webster ...

Look what the Millers did

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Carolynn Miller, whose name you frequently find linked with Mulberry Center Church, the pioneer structure that is at home these days at Wilson Brewer Park in Webster City, undertook a related mission this winter. It was on Miller family land that the church was built in Blairsburg Township, ...

Upgrades to water plant will cost $700,000

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The plant that produces safe drinking water for Webster City will be getting some upgrades this year. A new carbon dioxide and booster pump system will be installed. Also a new chlorination system will be installed. That system will inject a small amount of chlorine into the water to kill ...

Abandoned house sold by council

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An abandoned and rundown house in Webster City will have a new future as a result of City Council action Monday. The council sold the house at 909 Harding Court to Mitchell Hansen, of Webster City, for $23,000. Hansen now has a year to repair the house and bring it into compliance with all ...

Daisy Award presented to Audrey Estlund

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A cardiac rehabilitation nurse at Van Diest Medical Center, described as a healthcare hero who builds strong relationships of trust with her patients, was awarded the 2022 Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses in a ceremony Wednesday afternoon. Audrey Estlund, RN, was selected for the honor ...