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Members of American Legion Post 191 carry the colors from downtown and southbound on Des Moines St. during the annual Memorial Day ceremonies held this past Monday at various locations within Webster City. Following a quick stop at the Boulevard of Valor to acknowledge those who are currently ...

Hamilton County temporarily closes down part of Xircus Ave.

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Over the course of four hours, the Hamilton County Road Department closed down a small portion of a country road — mostly to fix a box culvert. In a Tuesday morning announcement from the county, the Hamilton County Road Department shut down a small stretch of Xircus Ave. between 330th St. ...

Webster City Schools, WCEA honors retirees

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Last Thursday, the Webster City Community School District and the Webster City Education Association expressed gratitude to nine outgoing educators by way of a retirement reception at the Webster City Middle School Commons, 1101 Des Moines St., Webster City. Pictured (from left to right) are ...

WCFD: Training put to good use in elevator rescue

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This past weekend, the Webster City Fire Department made good on their training exercises. At approximately 9:18 a.m. last Friday, the WCFD responded to a person trapped in an elevator at 1605 Lynx Ave., Webster City. According to Chuck Stansfield, Webster City fire chief, two separate crews ...

It’s not junk, it’s Junque

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WEBSTER CITY — It’s a pretty sure bet that almost nobody goes to JunqueFest to shop for anything that they “need” — there’s plenty of local retail for that. Instead, JunqueFest is for the shopper who’s looking for things that they “want.” It’s stuff that fits in the ...