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Sheridan shows off new drone

February 19, 2019 Travis Sheridan, Emmet County emergency manager, showed the county supervisors the department's new drone at Tuesday morning's meeting. more »»

Look at us

February 14, 2019 As told to Amy H. Peterson by Diane Nauss Bierne The story began at Moke’s a popular high school hangout in Estherville back in the ‘50s. more »»

A tale of two counties

February 14, 2019 By Amy H. Peterson Staff Writer Palo Alto County supervisor Linus Solberg said the county jail in Emmetsburg is very old and outdated. more »»

Parks & Recreation Board Diving in to pool details

February 14, 2019 Last week, Parks & Rec board members Joan Heckard and Laurel Hash, and city administrator Penny Clayton met with Regional Wellness Center director Bob Grems about an agreement for use of the RWC poo... more »»

Look at us

February 13, 2019 Editor's note: This is the full text of Diane Nauss Bierne's story of her parents, Jerry and Sherry Nauss that spanned 64 years. Staff Writer Amy H. more »»

Estherville News wins INA award

February 11, 2019 DES MOINES — The Estherville News placed first in Government and Politics reporting for weekly newspaper class in the Iowa Newspaper Association awards, presented Friday in Des Moines. more »»

Fun in the snow

February 11, 2019 With warmer temperatures (near 20 degrees) and fresh snow on the ground, area youth had the opportunity to visit the snow hill at Joe Hoye Park for some winter fun on Sunday. more »»

The nature of anxiety and depression

February 11, 2019 Editor’s note:?As the Estherville News continues its look into nine causes of depression and anxiety, we get outside to talk about how connection to nature helps with mental wellness. more »»

ELC board to hold hearing on south Roosevelt demo

February 11, 2019 The Estherville Lincoln Central School Board meets today, starting at 5:10 p.m. with a public hearing on the demolition of the south part of the Roosevelt school building. more »»

Parks & Rec, Supervisors agendas

February 11, 2019 Parks & Rec board meets today The Estherville Parks & Recreation Board will meet Mon. Feb. 11, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. in the council chambers of city hall. more »»

ELC large group makes All State

February 4, 2019 The ELC large group speech one-act play competed at state in Spencer Saturday afternoon. more »»

Glasnapp to be new county supervisor

February 3, 2019 A vacancy appointing committee consisting of Emmet County Auditor Amy Sathoff, Emmet County Recorder Diann Minion and Emmet County Treasurer Brenda Moore will appoint Todd Glasnapp of rural Ringsted... more »»

EFD takes care of house fire

February 3, 2019 At 6:02 a.m. Saturday, the Estherville Fire Department was paged to a house fire. Upon arrival, firefighters found fire in the basement that extended through the main floor. The house was unoccupie. more »»

UDMO helps Emmet County

February 3, 2019 “Any little act of voluntarism helps,” Deb Weir said. Weir is director of Emmet County’s location of Upper Des Moines Opportunity. more »»

Ernst on shutdown: Congress must come together

February 3, 2019 The Estherville News and other members of the press spoke with Sen. Joni Ernst (R ), Red Oak Thursday about immigration, the government shutdown, foreign policy, and other matters. more »»

Inmate recaptured after fleeing jail

February 3, 2019 An inmate is back in jail after escaping from the Emmet County Jail Friday evening. more »»

Dog park statue in clay phase

February 3, 2019 The Estherville Parks & Recreation department and city council approved moving forward with the dog park slated for Spurgin Park. more »»

Glasnapp will be new county supervisor

February 1, 2019 A vacancy appointing committee consisting of Emmet County Auditor Amy Sathoff, Emmet County Recorder Diann Minion and Emmet County Treasurer Brenda Moore will appoint Todd Glasnapp of rural Ringsted... more »»

The weather outside is frightful

January 27, 2019 The Iowa Weather Network reports this week’s cold front has the potential to bring life-threatening cold air. This will be the coldest air many of us have ever experienced, the Network said. more »»

Enrollment drops as services rise

January 27, 2019 Iowa Lakes Community College, with its flagship campus in Estherville, is one of 15 community college systems in the state. more »»

EPL brings back Conversational Spanish

January 27, 2019 David Morin started teaching in the English Language Learning department at the college, and is now a volunteer teacher of Conversational Spanish for the community. Classes begin Feb. more »»


Estherville Noon Kiwanis February 26, 2019

Estherville Noon Kiwanis, a group of business and profes- sional leaders dedicated to changing the world one child at a time, meets every Tuesday. more »

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