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
Consider giving to the Don J. Whittemore Endowment Fund.
There is still time to donate to the Don J. Whittemore Endowment Fund and receive the 25% State of Iowa income…read more
A "Snow Emergency" is declared effective 12:00 Midnight thru 5:00 p.m. Saturday, March 24, 2018.
This means no person shall park or leave…
Children gather eggs and receive prizes for their effort.
Held at Noah's Park, the hunt begins at 10:00am. Immediately following
there is a…read more
Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 9:00am
start at St. Michael's Church Whittemore, Ia
Registration forms are available at local businesses or by contacting St. Michael's at 515-884-2618
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