This report is a summary of the observations and recommendations resulting from an Iowa Downtown Resource Center Walk Around conducted in Whittemore, Iowa on July 31,…read more
Whittemore is honored to now be known as the "Home of Kossuth County's 'Freedom Rock'"!
Painted the week of June 29-July 2, 2015, the public is invited to view this…read more
Members of Seely-Walsh Post #425 Sons of the Legion host a supper
to remember all in the Military that have been awarded Purple Hearts
Members of St. Joseph Knights of Columbus make over 500 gallons of their famour
Mulligan Stew which is cooked over an open flame in…read more
Members of Seely-Walsh Post #425 host a BBQ chicken and sweet corn meal.
Highlight of the evening is Bossie BINGO @ 6:30pm tickets…read more
Deadline to submit applications is 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18, 2023.
Whittemore is located in the western part of Kossuth County. The town was established in 1878 and is named for a Milwaukee Railroad engineer, Don Whittemore. The town motto is “Proud of our past, excited for our future!”. Whittemore features a municipal swimming pool, Noah’s Park, a community center, a public library, and the county-owned “Siems Park” south of town. New in 2015 and beyond, Whittemore is now home to the Kossuth County "Freedom Rock"! It can be viewed west of the American Legion Hall at 601 Broad Street. There are a variety of annual events held in Whittemore. A two-day town…read more