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Wright County Board to Discuss Home Base Iowa Initiative

Wright County Board to Discuss Home Base Iowa Initiative October 17, 2015 The Wright County Board of Supervisors will meet in Clarion this morning beginning at 9am to first hold an open forum for citizens and county employees alike to address the board. The board will then hear from Taylor Roll who is the Assistant to […]

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A restaurant in northern Iowa’s Wright County serves up the state “Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin.”

Who has Iowa’s best breaded pork tenderloin? Susan Stapleton, October 9, 2015 (Photo: Iowa Pork Producers Association/Special to the Register) A restaurant that opened less than a year ago won the Iowa Pork Producers Association’s Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin contest. Meet Joe and Jewel McFarland, who opened theBelmond Drive-in (215 River Ave. S, 641-444-7063) on […]

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Halsted takes Webster County to Korea

By BILL SHEA (bshea@messengernews.net) , Messenger News Business relationships were the focus of a six-day trip to South Korea recently completed by a local economic development official. “Relationships are huge when you’re working in international markets,” said Kelly Halsted, the economic development director for the Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance. Her main goal for the trip, she […]