Curran McLaughlin

08/20/2018 - 1:57pm
            On August 10, Tuck and Minneapolis Jewel, the 2017 Hobo King and Queen, sat on the bench at the Queen’s Garden outside of Mary Jo’s Hobo House in Britt, Iowa.             For about 40 minutes, they’ve spent their time talking and taking pictures with people who have come to celebrate...
08/20/2018 - 11:43am
            Kanawha City Council buckled in for a long night on Aug 14., as they met for their scheduled meeting for the month.             A point of contention during the meeting came from a public hearing requested by Casey Sherwood to address the order to...
08/20/2018 - 11:38am
              One of the biggest weekends of the year is just around the corner for Kanawha.             Labor Day.             The town will come together from Sept. 1 till Sept...
08/14/2018 - 5:44pm
            One of the cornerstones of Hobo Days and the National Hobo Convention is the election and coronation of a new Hobo King and Queen.             Last year, the Hobo Convention had its first every married King and Queen with Tuck and Jewell.   ...
08/14/2018 - 5:39pm
BRITT - Friday morning is the heaviest part of Hobo Days each year. The day starts at 9:00 a.m. at the Hobo Cemetery within the grounds of the Evergreen Cemetery. People gather at the spot to pay their respects and remember the hobos who’ve “caught the westbound” or in other terms passed away. Friends and families of those who...
08/07/2018 - 10:17am
          BRITT -  Blanche Chizek couldn’t believe the news when she was told she would be the Grand Marshall             “There’s so many other people here in town that deserve it a lot more than I do,” she said.     ...
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