06/16/2015 - 4:09pm
Area businesses gained insight from a unique portion of the workforce during a seminar held last Wednesday in Hampton.
Employers filled the Lighthouse of Life Church to learn how to recruit and retain veteran talent during a panel discussion hosted by IowaWORKS North Iowa. Five U.S. military veterans from Clear Lake, Mason...
06/11/2015 - 2:16pm
Guests at Honk ‘n’ Hollar Diner were evacuated early Thursday afternoon when a grease fire broke out in the restaurant’s kitchen.
“The grill just started on fire,” said manager Jessica Janssen. “It spread really fast and my fire extinguisher couldn’t keep up.”
Fewer than 10 people were in the...
06/09/2015 - 4:32pm
Coulter residents will hit the streets and pack city park next Saturday during the community’s annual Firemen Fun Day celebration.
Multiple events like a parade, childrens’ games and car show are planned for the all-day festival. Firemen Fun Day is geared towards families and children, and organizers are...
06/09/2015 - 4:31pm
After a four-year move and expansion project, Mexican restaurant La Frontera welcomed visitors to their new location Friday
A long-empty storefront at 200 First St. NW is now home to the family-owned restaurant and grocery store. La Frontera operated in a smaller location across the street for 11 years, said owner Jose...
06/09/2015 - 4:29pm
Tuesday on the Town contributor Mike Betten received a surprise during the Hampton City Council’s workshop on Monday night.
The meeting began with the introduction of the Sarah Dunn Band. Just arriving to town before the meeting, Mayor Brook Boehmler invited the band to meet with the city council.