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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sept. 26, 2016received a plaque honoring his 20 years as a member of the Webster County Solid
Sept. 26, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
received a plaque honoring his 20 years as a member of the Webster County Solid Waste Commission. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Algona Garrigan in three games of volleyball. Sept. 26, 1966 NEWS: The Goldfield Co-op Creamery won second place in the... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Berg Middle School still alive in contestadvanced through the first two rounds with narrow vote margins of victory over
Berg Middle School still alive in contest
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
advanced through the first two rounds with narrow vote margins of victory over Brody Middle School of Des Moines and then Algona. The Cardinals are matched up this week against the Center Point-Urbana Stormin’ Pointers. The school that receives... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Stakes increase for area programsfor the lead after four weeks. Last Friday, Storm Lake claimed a 34-14 victory
Stakes increase for area programs
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
for the lead after four weeks. Last Friday, Storm Lake claimed a 34-14 victory over Heelan, adding to convincing wins over Algona, Pocahontas Area and Cherokee to date. The program is 4-0 for the first time since 1977. Michael Demers and Josh... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Three South Norfolk residents displaced by morning house firehome on Thursday morning, according to the Chesapeake Fire Department. Crews r
Three South Norfolk residents displaced by morning house fire
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
home on Thursday morning, according to the Chesapeake Fire Department. Crews responded to the home in the 1200 block of Algona Road at 10:40 a.m. and found smoke coming from the one-story structure. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to... Read more
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Le Mars Daily Sentinel
Gehlen Catholic, Remsen St. Mary's compete at CYO Tournamenttheir schedule of games and finished in the middle of the pack for the day. Th
Gehlen Catholic, Remsen St. Mary's compete at CYO Tournament
Le Mars Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
their schedule of games and finished in the middle of the pack for the day. The Hawks earned wins over Bishop Garrigan of Algona and Storm Lake St. Mary's, but dropped matches to ranked Bishop Heelan and Gehlen squads. In the match between the... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Tigers blanked at FC tourneyFeldmann led the offense with nine and six kills respectively. Forest City the
Tigers blanked at FC tourney
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Feldmann led the offense with nine and six kills respectively. Forest City then rolled through the Tigers 25-16, 25-14. Algona won its first set against Spencer 25-13 before finishing the job with a 25-21 game. Finally, the Tigers fell to... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sept. 20, 2016NEWS: The Camp Algona POW Museum added an exhibit detailing interactions betwee
Sept. 20, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 8 days ago
NEWS: The Camp Algona POW Museum added an exhibit detailing interactions between U.S. soldiers working at the camp and the town's citizens. SPORTS: Clarion-Goldfield beat St. Edmond in three of five games of volleyball. Sept. 20, 1991 NEWS: Ten... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Freshman phenom(2A) Emmetsburg was second, followed by IFA/AGWSR, St. Edmond, No. 2 (2A) Pocah
Freshman phenom
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 8 days ago
(2A) Emmetsburg was second, followed by IFA/AGWSR, St. Edmond, No. 2 (2A) Pocahontas Area, No. 14 (2A) Clear Lake, Algona, Garner-Hayfield/Ventura and 10th-rated (1A) Eagle Grove. Bishop Garrigan, Carroll Kuemper, Southeast Valley, Fort... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Irlbeck passes Cardinals by Bucs, 31-1435, North Union 0 - The Golden Bears shut out the Warriors during non-district
Irlbeck passes Cardinals by Bucs, 31-14
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
35, North Union 0 - The Golden Bears shut out the Warriors during non-district Iowa prep football action Saturday night in Algona, Iowa. The game, originally set for Friday night, was postponed 24 hours due to heavy rains on Thursday in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sept. 19, 2016was trying to dig up evidence to help scientists solve the mystery of the Manso
Sept. 19, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 9 days ago
was trying to dig up evidence to help scientists solve the mystery of the Manson impact crater. SPORTS: St. Edmond swept Algona Garrigan in three games of volleyball. Sept. 19, 1966 NEWS: Dr. Vernon P. Pearson, of Fort Dodge, was elected... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Another milestone200 free, 500 free and the 100 breast. The Dodgers return to the pool Tuesday
Another milestone
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 10 days ago
200 free, 500 free and the 100 breast. The Dodgers return to the pool Tuesday swimming at Johnston starting at 5:30 p.m. Algona finished seventh with 130 points. The Bulldogs' best showing was Jessica Anderson, who was third in the 100 breast in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
New look for Winkler InviteThe finals are scheduled for 6 p.m. The top eight prelim times will advance to
New look for Winkler Invite
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 11 days ago
The finals are scheduled for 6 p.m. The top eight prelim times will advance to the finals. Joining Fort Dodge will be Algona, Carroll, Johnston, Council Bluffs Lewis Central, Perry, Sioux City North, Spencer and Storm Lake. The Dodgers have... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
No. 3 Clippers sail past Jaguarsanother district game. Iowa Preps The North Union Warriors' football game aga
No. 3 Clippers sail past Jaguars
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
another district game. Iowa Preps The North Union Warriors' football game against the Bishop Garrigan Golden Bears on Friday night was postponed to tonight. The Warriors and Golden Bears kick off Iowa prep action at 7 p.m. tonight in Algona, I... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Cruisin’ like it’s 1929Britt, the Colby Museum in Mason City, the Grotto of the Redemption in West Ben
Cruisin’ like it’s 1929
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 11 days ago
Britt, the Colby Museum in Mason City, the Grotto of the Redemption in West Bend, and the POW museum and nativity scene in Algona. "That was unbelievable," McClain said. The cars travel in groups of about 4 or 5 so there is room for faster... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Friday Night Prep Football Scores14 Harris-Lake Park 70, Clay Central-Everly 6 Hinton 49, Alta/Aurelia 7 Huds
Friday Night Prep Football Scores
Newton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
14 Harris-Lake Park 70, Clay Central-Everly 6 Hinton 49, Alta/Aurelia 7 Hudson 24, North Tama, Traer 0 Humboldt 45, Algona 14 Iowa City, City High 20, Iowa City, West 7 Janesville 25, Clarksville 20 Kuemper Catholic, Carroll 49, Clarinda... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Berg Middle School in second round of healthiest mascot contestSchool of Des Moines, in last week’s first round, 301 votes to 292. In second-r
Berg Middle School in second round of healthiest mascot contest
Newton Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
School of Des Moines, in last week’s first round, 301 votes to 292. In second-round voting, which ends Sunday, Berg faces Algona Middle School. The final eight will match up next week, and the matchups continue until the $1,000 champion is... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
FHS falls; Bucs, Jags post winsto power the Warriors to a three-game sweep over the Golden Bears during Top of
FHS falls; Bucs, Jags post wins
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
to power the Warriors to a three-game sweep over the Golden Bears during Top of Iowa Conference action Tuesday night in Algona, Iowa. The Warriors posted consecutive wins of 26-24, 25-15 and 25-19. Marlow also tallied three aces behind 7-for-9... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area squads line up for district challengesracking up 267 on 42 caries and Wood 262 on 45. They have seven combined touchd
Area squads line up for district challenges
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
racking up 267 on 42 caries and Wood 262 on 45. They have seven combined touchdowns. Other games around the area tonight: Algona (0-3, 1-2) at Humboldt (1-2, 0-1); Greene County (0-3, 0-1) at Webster City (2-1, 0-1); MOC-Floyd Valley (0-3, 0-1) at... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
MARC. WILLIS MICHEHLmother, Evelyn Michehl of Fort Dodge; children Chase Michehl & fiance Jenni Cha
MARC. WILLIS MICHEHL
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
mother, Evelyn Michehl of Fort Dodge; children Chase Michehl & fiance Jenni Chapman of Fort Dodge and Jennifer Michehl of Algona, IA. Grandchildren Bryson & Kinley Michehl of Fort Dodge; Siblings Tim and Terry Michehl of Fort Dodge, Michele... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Model A’s Touring Iowa: Visit to Williams’ Classic Auto Collectionfor 2016. Over 20 Ford Model A’s left Ankeny for a tour which will include ove
Model A’s Touring Iowa: Visit to Williams’ Classic Auto Collection
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 14 days ago
for 2016. Over 20 Ford Model A’s left Ankeny for a tour which will include overnight stops in Mason City Wednesday, Algona on Thursday, and Fort Dodge on Friday. Wednesday morning the group stopped in Williams off Highway 20 & I-35 to tour... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Wagner, FD boys 3rdThe Dodgers had 112 points. Unity Christian (48) was the team champion, followe
Wagner, FD boys 3rd
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
The Dodgers had 112 points. Unity Christian (48) was the team champion, followed by Spirit Lake (89). Algona (178) placed sixth. Fort Dodge senior Ryan Wagner (16:52) crossed in third place. Jason Halverson was also Top-10, placing sixth... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Fairmont spikes Wasecaaces behind 24-for-27 serving. Anna Ingalls made a team-best 36 digs for the g
Fairmont spikes Waseca
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
aces behind 24-for-27 serving. Anna Ingalls made a team-best 36 digs for the green-and-white attack to complement 46-for-46 serving, while Bre Anderson delivered 15 digs. North Union (9-7) travels to Algona, Iowa, tonight to play Bishop Gar... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
ROXIE MOGLER-MATTHEWSis also survived by her sister, Mildred Thorsbakken and brother, Robert Schaffe
ROXIE MOGLER-MATTHEWS
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 17 days ago
is also survived by her sister, Mildred Thorsbakken and brother, Robert Schaffer. Roxie was born on September 6, 1945 in Algona, IA. She was preceded in death by her parents Myrtle (Fosnaugh) and Richard Schaffer, sister,... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
SportsFource Extra football scores & highlights8 F Logan-Magnolia 38 Treynor 0 F MMCRU 15 FD-St. Edmond 8 F So. Central Cal
SportsFource Extra football scores & highlights
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 17 days ago
8 F Logan-Magnolia 38 Treynor 0 F MMCRU 15 FD-St. Edmond 8 F So. Central Calhoun 16 Southeast Valley 14 F Storm Lake 41 Algona 6 F Western Christian 48 Alta-Aurelia 21 F SB-Luton 10 Bishop Heelan 7 F O'Neill 38 Boone Central/NG 0... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Friday Night Prep Football ScoresMarys 6 Spencer 14, Humboldt 7 St. Albert, Council Bluffs 65, Nodaway Valley
Friday Night Prep Football Scores
Newton Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Marys 6 Spencer 14, Humboldt 7 St. Albert, Council Bluffs 65, Nodaway Valley 6 Stanton 52, Lamoni 18 Storm Lake 41, Algona 6 Sumner-Fredericksburg 42, BCLUW, Conrad 6 Turkey Valley, Jackson Junction 74, North Iowa, Buffalo Center 20 Twin... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sept. 9, 2016The Union Pacific Railroad was building a new railroad yard between Moorland an
Sept. 9, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 19 days ago
The Union Pacific Railroad was building a new railroad yard between Moorland and Callender. SPORTS: Pocahontas Area beat Algona 34-12 in football. Sept. 9, 1991 NEWS: Dr. Dennis Dahl, of Pocahontas, was building a helicopter from a... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Teams begin district playHolst leads Spencer's rushing attack with 187 yards and three scores. Other ar
Teams begin district play
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 19 days ago
Holst leads Spencer's rushing attack with 187 yards and three scores. Other area games tonight: Storm Lake (2-0, 0-0) at Algona (0-2, 0-0); Dallas Center-Grimes (1-1, 0-0) at Greene County (0-2, 0-0); Pocahontas Area (0-2, 0-0) at Cherokee (0-2,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sept 8, 2016City native Judy Moat was walking across Iowa to raise awareness about pancreat
Sept 8, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 20 days ago
City native Judy Moat was walking across Iowa to raise awareness about pancreatic cancer, in memory of her father. SPORTS: Algona beat Clarion-Goldfield 25-17, 25-18, 27-25 in volleyball. Sept. 8, 1991 NEWS: Sal and Sue Gallow brought "basic... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
More Heavy Rain Possible As Storms Move Across Iowamay drop some heavy rainfall at times. The main issue will be for northern Iowa
More Heavy Rain Possible As Storms Move Across Iowa
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 21 days ago
may drop some heavy rainfall at times. The main issue will be for northern Iowa where they’ve already received more than 2” in most locations. Here are some of the highest totals: Plover 5.7” Clear Lake 4.2” Manly 3.06” Algona 2.98” Rolf... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Videocast: Heavy rainfall possible with today's stormsBE MOVING THROUGH. WE COULD SEE SHOWERS IN PERRY. MAYBE SEEING A F GUSTS AROUND
Videocast: Heavy rainfall possible with today's storms
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 21 days ago
BE MOVING THROUGH. WE COULD SEE SHOWERS IN PERRY. MAYBE SEEING A F GUSTS AROUND 35-40 MILES PER HOUR AS THAT EAST. SOUTH OF ALGONA RAINFALL. JUST NORTH OF POCAHONTAS. AGAIN, POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING WILL BE THERE THROUGH WE HAVE A FLASH FLOOD... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx drop two matches to ranked teams, still break even at Algona Invite21-11). But WCHS was unable to secure any momentum in a 2-0 first-round loss t
Lynx drop two matches to ranked teams, still break even at Algona Invite
Freeman journal / Posted 22 days ago
21-11). But WCHS was unable to secure any momentum in a 2-0 first-round loss to North Central Conference mate and host Algona (21-13, 21-14). Fifth-ranked (Class 2A) Lake Mills (21-9, 21-12) and No. 10 (3A) Spirit Lake (21-15, 21-16) also... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
KATHRYN SPURGEONof Quincy, MA; sister, Mel Goman of Carlsbad, NM; sister-in-law's, Norma Busche
KATHRYN SPURGEON
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 23 days ago
of Quincy, MA; sister, Mel Goman of Carlsbad, NM; sister-in-law's, Norma Buscherfeld of Whittemore and Irene Buscherfeld of Algona, IA. Kathryn is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and friends. Kathryn is preceded in death by her... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
KATHRYN SPURGEONof Quincy, MA; sister, Mel Goman of Carlsbad, NM; sister-in-law's, Norma Busche
KATHRYN SPURGEON
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 24 days ago
of Quincy, MA; sister, Mel Goman of Carlsbad, NM; sister-in-law's, Norma Buscherfeld of Whittemor and Irene Buscherfeld of Algona, IA. Kathryn is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and friends. Kathryn is preceded in death by her... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Interlaken to host No. 50of the tournament, representing the five states of Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, S
Interlaken to host No. 50
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
of the tournament, representing the five states of Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, South Dakota and Texas. Billy Manske of Algona, Iowa, has captured the most Interlaken Invitationals with a record-setting five crowns. Other invitational champions... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Friday Night Prep Football ScoresCentral 39, Emmetsburg 21 Fairfield 45, Knoxville 14 Fremont Mills, Tabor 43,
Friday Night Prep Football Scores
Newton Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Central 39, Emmetsburg 21 Fairfield 45, Knoxville 14 Fremont Mills, Tabor 43, Stanton 8 Garner-Hayfield/Ventura 33, Algona 14 Gilbert 30, Carlisle 29 Gladbrook-Reinbeck 17, Dike-New Hartford 14 Glenwood 40, Council Bluffs, Thomas... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx start slow, catch fire to beat ’Dogs in 4win of the season and the first win in the conference are huge for us," Howard
Lynx start slow, catch fire to beat ’Dogs in 4
Freeman journal / Posted 26 days ago
win of the season and the first win in the conference are huge for us," Howard said. "It's great for building momentum and hopefully we can take that into the weekend (at Saturday's Algona Invite) and next week when we have another conference mat... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
QUICK STARTClarion-Goldfield/Dows won the JV, 21-5, 19-21, 15-7 and the ninth-grade match,
QUICK START
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 26 days ago
Clarion-Goldfield/Dows won the JV, 21-5, 19-21, 15-7 and the ninth-grade match, 21-13, 15-21, 15-4. St. Edmond is now off until next Thursday when they travel to Algona, while the Cowgirls host ninth-ranked (Class 3A) Humboldt that same... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Teams prep for district grindto the postseason heats up. Southeast Valley and Bishop Garrigan both claimed
Teams prep for district grind
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 26 days ago
to the postseason heats up. Southeast Valley and Bishop Garrigan both claimed district titles last year and will meet in Algona. The Jaguars picked up a win last week over Eagle Grove, while the third-ranked (Class A) Golden Bears downed... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx, Hawks finish out of girls’ title huntwith just 42 points, a 30-point margin in front of runner-up and fourth-ranked
Lynx, Hawks finish out of girls’ title hunt
Freeman journal / Posted 27 days ago
with just 42 points, a 30-point margin in front of runner-up and fourth-ranked (1A) Fort Dodge St. Edmond (72 points). Algona (79) challenged for silver; Boone (156) and Roland-Story (158) were a distant fourth and fifth. A physically drained... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Humboldt girls, frosh Gidel pull away from Gaels and fieldTeammate Gabby Kent was second. Overall, No. 9 (Class 3A) Humboldt had 42 poin
Humboldt girls, frosh Gidel pull away from Gaels and field
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 28 days ago
Teammate Gabby Kent was second. Overall, No. 9 (Class 3A) Humboldt had 42 points, 30 better than runner-up St. Edmond. Algona was third followed by Boone, Roland-Story, Webster City, Fort Dodge, Eagle Grove, Southeast Valley, South Hamilton,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Warehime goes back-to-back; Wagner, FDSH boys 2ndas the individual race winner, clocking a time of 16:59.09 to fend off FDSH's R
Warehime goes back-to-back; Wagner, FDSH boys 2nd
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 28 days ago
as the individual race winner, clocking a time of 16:59.09 to fend off FDSH's Ryan Wagner for a second straight year. Algona was fifth, followed by Roland-Story, seventh-ranked (1A) Eagle Grove, 14th-rated (2A) Southeast Valley,... Read more
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Freeman journal
Tanzania and backfor three weeks. The group was part of a 12-person team consisting of people fr
Tanzania and back
Freeman journal / Posted 29 days ago
for three weeks. The group was part of a 12-person team consisting of people from Spencer, Cherokee, Fort Dodge, and Algona. They were guided through parts of Tanzania by program director of the ELCT Gabriel Nduye. The crew was able to visit... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Algona council agrees to build new City HallALGONA, Iowa (AP) - The mayor of the northern Iowa city of Algona says the City
Algona council agrees to build new City Hall
KWWL Iowa / Posted 1 months ago
ALGONA, Iowa (AP) - The mayor of the northern Iowa city of Algona says the City Council has agreed to build a new City Hall and demolish the old structure. The Fort Dodge Messenger reports (http://bit.ly/2bFKTL6 ) that after discussing proposals for... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Algona council agrees to build new City HallALGONA, Iowa (AP) - The mayor of the northern Iowa city of Algona says the City
Algona council agrees to build new City Hall
KTTC Rochester / Posted 1 months ago
ALGONA, Iowa (AP) - The mayor of the northern Iowa city of Algona says the City Council has agreed to build a new City Hall and demolish the old structure. The Fort Dodge Messenger reports (http://bit.ly/2bFKTL6 ) that after discussing proposals for... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area grid season ready for kickofffor 495 yards and 10 scores and will have his top two targets in Brody Schlepp
Area grid season ready for kickoff
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
for 495 yards and 10 scores and will have his top two targets in Brody Schlepp and Brandon Evans back. Other area games: Algona (0-0) at Forest City (0-0); Spencer (0-0) at Emmetsburg (0-0); Greene County (0-0) at Carroll Kuemper (0-0);... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Algona to build new city hallcouncil considered several options, including an old middle school building. B
Algona to build new city hall
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
council considered several options, including an old middle school building. But Kueck said location was most important to Algona residents. He said the majority of citizens requested that the location remain the same. "When people want to do... Read more
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Newton Daily News
PCM netters end DCG tourney with win over Nodaway ValleyThe Mustangs struggled through losses to host Dallas Center-Grimes, Des Moines
PCM netters end DCG tourney with win over Nodaway Valley
Newton Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
The Mustangs struggled through losses to host Dallas Center-Grimes, Des Moines Roosevelt and Algona but rallied to defeat the Wolverines 21-3, 21-19 in their finale. Against Nodaway Valley (0-4), senior Katie Vande Wall led the Mustangs (1-3) with... Read more

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