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Introduce your kitty for National Cat Week

While every week may seem like cat week if you share your home with felines, the official observation has taken place since 1946. The Estherville News wants to see your cats for our Oct. 29 edition of the newspaper. If your cat will pause for a portrait, send us a picture and an introduction to or story about your cat. Send to apeterson@esthervillenews.net, text to 712-330-2593, or drop by the Estherville News office at 10 N. 7th St., Estherville, IA 51334.

ELC prom to change venue

Whether the current pandemic will permit a school prom for Estherville Lincoln Central’s juniors and seniors next spring remains to be seen. However due to action by the school board on ...

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Estherville Community Christmas Project cancelled for 2020

Dear Friends, As many of you know, Emmet County has had an annual Community Christmas Project for the past 37 years. The project began in 1982 as a response to the stressful financial circumstances faced by many of our community members. The project that is sponsored by the Estherville Area ...


Foster care: a road to permanency

May is National Foster Care Month-a time to acknowledge the foster parents, family members, volunteers, mentors, policymakers, child welfare professionals, and other members of the community who help children and youth in foster care find permanent homes and connections. It is also a time to ...

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