Belmond-Klemme High School art students placed third at the 18-school Top of Iowa Conference/North Iowa Arts Show at Waldorf College. It is the tenth year in a row that BKHS has finished in one of the top three places.
Wright County voters will be asked August 7 to approve a new property tax of 68 cents per thousand to support a county-wide ambulance program. For a home assessed at $100,000, the tax would cost about $34.00 per year.
Belmond’s Luick Swimming Pool will open for the season on Saturday, May 26, weather permitting. From May 29 to June 7 the pool will open weekdays starting at 4 p.m. since school will still be in session.
Addison McMurray tied for 13th in the Class 1A high jump at the state track meet last Friday. McMurray cleared the starting height of 4’9” on her second attempt. When the bar was raised to 4’11”, she was unable to clear that height on three attempts.