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2017 weeds in yard

Carrier sending 1300 jobs to Mexico, 70% of the employees. The 30% of jobs remain because Indiana taxpayers provided a 7M$ 'bribe'. Tsk! -- see All the Presidents Men!-- or Laudato Si

THIS WEEK in Primghar     Last Update on: May 26, 2017

  • "I" Was Asked

  • If "we" commit two felonies a day, is one of them dumping tv's, wire fencing, etc. at the airport grass, tree linbs dump.
  • May -- Wikipedia

  • June -- Wikipedia

  • 1st Thur; by COB: sign up for Sand Box fill, free, by Jaycees. Delivery starts 7 pm, Wed, 7th.
  • 7th, 21st, Wed; by 7AM: Recycle Bins pickup.
  • 12th, Mon, by COB: Sign up for trees for "parking" strip. City Office (1 or 2 trees).
  • 16th, Fri; 11 AM - 1 PM: Tavern and Pie Lunch, Primghar Comm. Building. FW Donation. Baum - Harmon*** Cobblestone Days.
  • Tidbits, REFRESHED on 1st:
    May (1988) 18 th 1888--Over two miles of sidewalk built in Primghar. 19 th 1925--Road #21 through Primghar graveled. 20 th 1985--Ribbon cutting for Primghar Community Building. 21 st 1982--Old Fashion Store has ribbon cutting. ///1985--Dedication for Outdoor Classroom. 22 nd 1888--Primghar Cheese factory opens. 23 rd 1895--Anderson starts jewlery store on south side. 24 th 1979--Redwood deck added to park shelter. 25 th 1938--Jasper Marsh only suviving Civil War veteran in Primghar. 26 th 1927--Lindburgh made non-stop flight to Paris. 27 th 1911--Second passenger train into Primghar. ///1988-Primghar hangar burns. 28 th 1964--Temperature falls to 30?. 29 th 1894--Postoffice open every Sunday morning 7:30-8:30. 30 th 1976--Avnue of Flags at cemetery dedicated. ///1987--Primghar golf course dedicated. 31 st 1933--Brooder house and chicks burn at Anderson Hatchery ///1984--Dr. Smith retires after 28 years. June (1988) from 1988 calendar, days and dates don't match
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  • South O'Brien Activities Calendar //// SOS Home Page
  • Conservation/Naturalist's Events
  • O'Brien County Events Calendar


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Photo detail: Local picture?? yes. That's not termites moving north due to global warming ruining the stool. The erosion seems to be "self inflicted"--one leg chewing on the others. Share your worry.
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Gov't Open Meetings

  • First Tuesday, 7:30 PM Planning and Zoning Committee meets at City Hall.
  • May 8th, Mon; 7:00 pm Regular Council Meeting. Agenda -click on month -- unless the Council did't post it. Due the preceding Friday

More Events

  • July -- Wikipedia

  • (RAGBRAI PICTURES--2005) leave on Sunday, July 23rd. According to RAGBRAI officials, the ride will travel three miles to Alton, seven more to Granville, 9.6 miles to Paullina, and ten to Primghar. Primghar will be a meeting town. A meeting town is a place where riders can meet up with their support vehicles if they want to or need to. Itís usually about halfway through that dayís route. Otherwise the support vehicle route and the bike route do not meet or cross.
***Can't read my scribbling. Email with correction helpful.