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Surpise Frank!

June 2, 2020 Frank Christenson wasn’t looking to just kind of fade away after the last of his 40 years in education ended after Estherville Lincoln Central closed two months early due to the COVID-19 pandemic. more »»

Primary election tomorrow, June 2

June 2, 2020 Iowa’s primary election is Tuesday, June 2. For those who haven’t voted absentee, here is what you need to vote safely at the Emmet County Fairgrounds, the site for all county precincts. more »»

Iowa rolls out economic pandemic relief

June 2, 2020 Governor Kim Reynolds held her final daily press conference Friday, May 29, announcing she would scale back to twice weekly press conferences as essential Capitol staff moves from the State... more »»

Distant remembrance

May 28, 2020 A rainy Monday brought out the green in the trees, plants and grass throughout Emmet County’s cemeteries for Memorial Day. more »»

ELC holds 2020 Senior Awards Night

May 28, 2020 Estherville Lincoln Central held its 2020 Senior Awards Day Wednesday evening, broadcasting winners of KILR. more »»

Armstrong cancels Fourth celebration … except fireworks

May 28, 2020 The Armstrong Betterment Club announced Wednesday evening that the club’s officers decided to cancel all activities for the town’s Fourth of July Celebration this year with the exception of... more »»

Moratorium on evictions, foreclosures ends

May 28, 2020 Governor Kim Reynolds announced in her press conference Tuesday, May 26 that the state moratorium on evictions and foreclosures would expire Wednesday, May 27. more »»

Two men facing drug charges after stop

May 28, 2020 A traffic stop Saturday, May 22 in Estherville resulted in drug charges on two men. more »»

Local woman facing charges after assault investigation

May 28, 2020 Sunday around 6:15 a.m., Emmet County dispatch sent Estherville Police officers to 315 South 8th Street for an unresponsive male who was cold to the touc. more »»

Six COVID-19 cases in Emmet County

May 20, 2020 The Emmet County Department of Health reported four new cases of COVID-19 for a total of six cases with one patient recovered. more »»

P is for pool

May 20, 2020 The city of Estherville's municipal pool project is on hold, and the old pool would remain closed for the 2020 summer season even without the closures mandated by the COVID-19 pandemi. more »»

Diekmann Receives 100 Great Iowa Nurses Award 

May 12, 2020 The 100 Great Iowa Nurses award recognizes nurses that have made meaningful, lasting contributions to their patients, colleagues, and the nursing profession, and are viewed as mentors to other... more »»

Wallingford FD fights fire in grove

May 12, 2020 The Wallingford Fire Department was paged at around 1:37 p.m. Saturday, May 9 to a grove on fire located at 374 St.James Avenue, just East of Wallingford. more »»

Joining forces for worthy cause

May 12, 2020 With masks as fashionable as they are these days, local veterans organizations are making their own to make sure area first responders are prepared. more »»

Ft. Defiance garlic mustard growth could cause issues

May 12, 2020 They're not all bad, David Morin said. more »»

Remembering V-E Day

May 7, 2020 Seventy-five years ago this Friday (May 8), the Estherville Daily News’ top headlines were “United Nations Observing V-E Day” and “Truman Warns Japs They Are Next. more »»

Reynolds travels to DC with other governors

May 7, 2020 Governor Kim Reynolds was one of five heartland state governors who co-wrote an op-ed Wednesday as they traveled to Washington, DC to meet with U.S. more »»

Weekend accident claims Estherville man

May 7, 2020 An Estherville man has died of injuries received in a two-vehicle accident Saturday evening near Superior. The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office says at around 11:15 p. more »»


Estherville Noon Kiwanis June 9, 2020

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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