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The Fairmont Sentinel
Courtsof failure of driver to stop at stop signs or stop lines at entrance to thru hi
Courts
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
of failure of driver to stop at stop signs or stop lines at entrance to thru highway; fined $50. Amber M. Kiel, 26, of Algona, Iowa, was convicted of operate vehicle with expired motor vehicle registration; fined $115. Also convicted of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 3, 2016Burkley Earles, of Fort Dodge, was named state winner in a rabbit cooking conte
May 3, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
Burkley Earles, of Fort Dodge, was named state winner in a rabbit cooking contest held in conjunction with the Iowa State Rabbit Breeders Association. SPORTS: Eagle Grove won their seventh straight golf dual meet with a 159-173 victory over Al... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Golf girls bested in AlgonaALGONA -- Fresh off their lowest team score of the year, Spencer's golf girls h
Golf girls bested in Algona
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted yesterday
ALGONA -- Fresh off their lowest team score of the year, Spencer's golf girls headed to River Road Golf Club Monday night, looking to challenge the hosting Algona Bulldogs as well as an Emmetsburg team that put the lone blemish on the Tigers' record... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
King County approves 43 ballot drop boxesCity Hall Kingsgate Library Bellevue Regional Library District 7: Federal Wa
King County approves 43 ballot drop boxes
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
City Hall Kingsgate Library Bellevue Regional Library District 7: Federal Way City Hall Auburn Library Algona-Pacific Library Muckleshoot Library District 8: White Center Library Burien Library/City Hall High Point... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 2, 2016Dam. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Clarinda 19-10 and 16-6 in baseball. May 2, 19
May 2, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Dam. SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Clarinda 19-10 and 16-6 in baseball. May 2, 1966 NEWS: Donald Renquist, of Fort Dodge, was elected to a Jaycee International Senatorship. SPORTS: Eagle Grove won the Class A title at the Bulldog Relays in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
St. Michael’s to host 5K run/walkCurrently sponsorships from a variety of businesses in Algona, West Bend, and W
St. Michael’s to host 5K run/walk
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
Currently sponsorships from a variety of businesses in Algona, West Bend, and Whittemore have shown their support for this event. Sponsorship levels are for $250, $150, $100, $50 and below. The funds that are raised from this year event will go... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Gael boys win triangular(43). In junior varsity action, SEHS topped Humboldt, 189-208. Sean Flaherty (
Gael boys win triangular
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
(43). In junior varsity action, SEHS topped Humboldt, 189-208. Sean Flaherty (42) led the way for the Gaels. Next outing for the Gaels is Tuesday in a NCC triangular with Algona and Clarion-Goldfield/Dows. Start time is set for 4:30 p.m. in Alg... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Tiger girls card lowest roundwins move the Tigers to 6-1 overall this season while their conference record s
Tiger girls card lowest round
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
wins move the Tigers to 6-1 overall this season while their conference record stays at 4-1. Spencer is scheduled to travel to Algona Monday night for a triangular featuring Emmetsburg -- the only team to beat the Tigers so far.Respond to this... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Cool Runningswith 192.5 points, winning 11 of the 19 events. Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn came in
Cool Runnings
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
with 192.5 points, winning 11 of the 19 events. Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn came in second with 131 followed by Cherokee (107), Algona (81.5), Emmetsburg (36), Spencer's JV (20), Forest Ridge (3) and Algona's JV (2). It was another strong showing for... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Area athletes head to Drakefor them." South Central Calhoun's Kody Case (100-meter dash), Manson Northwes
Area athletes head to Drake
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
for them." South Central Calhoun's Kody Case (100-meter dash), Manson Northwest Webster's Jackson Johnson (high jump), Algona's Ben Mawdsley (shot put) and Newell-Fonda's Mason Scheidegger (shot put and discus) are each in the boys... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Tiger boys 5th at PAC Relaysdistricts. That said, the Tigers put up 60 points to place fifth in class A at
Tiger boys 5th at PAC Relays
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
districts. That said, the Tigers put up 60 points to place fifth in class A at the boys Pocahontas Area Community Relays. Algona took first handily with 181.5 points. Humboldt (137), Webster City (76) and PAC (68.5) followed. Storm Lake came in... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Local mathletes dominate fieldthe field included 100 students making up 25 teams representing 12 school distr
Local mathletes dominate field
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
the field included 100 students making up 25 teams representing 12 school districts in Prairie Lakes AEA 8. Schools from Algona to Fort Dodge to Paton-Churdan participated. Spencer Middle School sent five teams and Sacred Heart sent two teams to... Read more
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Le Mars Daily Sentinel
The Friends of Gehlen Ball exceeds $250,000Church. Mike and Joan were raised in the Catholic Church and graduated from Ge
The Friends of Gehlen Ball exceeds $250,000
Le Mars Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Church. Mike and Joan were raised in the Catholic Church and graduated from Gehlen Catholic in 1968 and Bishop Garrigan in Algona in 1969 respectively. Mike served in the United States' Air Force and graduated from Iowa State University. Joan... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
CourtsDISTRICT COURT Speeding - Gregory M. Green, 45, of Truman; Lilas M. Brzuchalsk
Courts
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
DISTRICT COURT Speeding - Gregory M. Green, 45, of Truman; Lilas M. Brzuchalski, 76, of Algona, Iowa; Mark W. McCulloh, 53, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Harlie R. Grove, 25, of Truman; each fined $125. Donald L. Larson, 54, of Wells; Maggie F. Wright,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
SWEET 16six titles and eight runner-up performances, the Indians repeated as champions
SWEET 16
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 8 days ago
six titles and eight runner-up performances, the Indians repeated as champions at the Wildcat Relays with 145 points. Algona (114) and host Humboldt (112) were second and third, while Southeast Valley (70) and St. Edmond (42) were fifth and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, April 25the Very Special Arts Iowa program, visited Karen Skophammer's fourth-grade cla
From our files, April 25
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 9 days ago
the Very Special Arts Iowa program, visited Karen Skophammer's fourth-grade class at Northwest Webster School. SPORTS: Algona won a golf quadrangular against Humboldt, Hampton-Dumont and Eagle Grove. 50 Years Ago April 25, 1966 NEWS: Fort... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
CourtsCity, Iowa; fined $185. Driving after revocation - Poe P. Koo, 26, of St. Paul
Courts
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
City, Iowa; fined $185. Driving after revocation - Poe P. Koo, 26, of St. Paul; fined $285. Terralee J. Folkerts, 70, of Algona, Iowa received a dismissal on a charge of uninsured vehicle-owner violation. Darin F. Sukalski, 31, of Welcome was... Read more
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Freeman journal
Usual Suspectsanchored two relays to runaway victories, as Webster City registered 131 points
Usual Suspects
Freeman journal / Posted 12 days ago
anchored two relays to runaway victories, as Webster City registered 131 points to place second behind pre-meet favorite Algona (184 points). WCHS captured seven events titles in all and another five silver and bronze medals. The Lynx were in... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Harry FrakerALGONA - A funeral service for , 63, of Algona, Iowa, will be held 11:30 a.m. S
Harry Fraker
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
ALGONA - A funeral service for , 63, of Algona, Iowa, will be held 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona. Fraker died Monday, April 18, 2016, in Algona, Iowa. His visitation will be combined with the visitation of... Read more
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Freeman journal
Vets supply the points for Lynx at Bengal RelaysBanning Just how big were the losses? Flaws and Johnson combined to score 25
Vets supply the points for Lynx at Bengal Relays
Freeman journal / Posted 14 days ago
Banning Just how big were the losses? Flaws and Johnson combined to score 25 1/2 points at last week's Hannover Relays in Algona where WCHS was the meet runner-up. But the Lynx were still in possession of their two biggest points producers -... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Indians run away with team title; MNW 2nd in Class Bthe host Indians repeated as champions in their own PAC Relays with 167 points
Indians run away with team title; MNW 2nd in Class B
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
the host Indians repeated as champions in their own PAC Relays with 167 points in the Class A division. Alta-Aurelia (116), Algona (112) and Humboldt (89) all followed. Sioux Central (150) was the Class B winner. Manson Northwest Webster (138) and... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
2 killed after pickup goes airborne, hits utility poleTwo people were killed in a one-vehicle crash near Algona Monday. The crash wa
2 killed after pickup goes airborne, hits utility pole
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 14 days ago
Two people were killed in a one-vehicle crash near Algona Monday. The crash was reported on Highway 18 at 140th Avenue, which is just east of town about 1:47 p.m. An Iowa State Patrol crash report shows the Chevy Silverado truck was westbound on... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Patrol says crash killed 2 Algona men in northern IowaALGONA, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two men have died in a pickup crash off U.S
Patrol says crash killed 2 Algona men in northern Iowa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 14 days ago
ALGONA, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two men have died in a pickup crash off U.S. Highway 18 in northern Iowa's Kossuth County. The accident occurred around 1:45 p.m. Monday about a mile and a half east of Algona. The Iowa State Patrol says the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Patrol says crash killed 2 Algona men in northern IowaALGONA, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two men have died in a pickup crash off U.S
Patrol says crash killed 2 Algona men in northern Iowa
KTTC Rochester / Posted 14 days ago
ALGONA, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two men have died in a pickup crash off U.S. Highway 18 in northern Iowa's Kossuth County. The accident occurred around 1:45 p.m. Monday about a mile and a half east of Algona. The Iowa State Patrol says the... Read more
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Freeman journal
PREP BRIEFSConnor Shannon (81), and Bryan Ferrell (88) also finished in the top half of th
PREP BRIEFS
Freeman journal / Posted 15 days ago
Connor Shannon (81), and Bryan Ferrell (88) also finished in the top half of the field. Lynx girls golf third in NCC meet ALGONA - The Webster City girls' golf team finished third in a North Central Conference triangular here on Friday. Host... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
2 Iowans die in Kossuth County crashthen went up an embankment and went airborne, hitting an electric power pole.
2 Iowans die in Kossuth County crash
KWWL Iowa / Posted 15 days ago
then went up an embankment and went airborne, hitting an electric power pole. The driver, 63-year-old Harry Fraker of Algona, died from his injuries. A passenger, 65-year-old David Ludwig of Algona, also died from his injuries. Both men were... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Two Algona men die in pickup crash on U.S. Highway 18Harry Fraker, 63, of Algona, was driving westbound in a 1999 Chevrolet Silverad
Two Algona men die in pickup crash on U.S. Highway 18
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 15 days ago
Harry Fraker, 63, of Algona, was driving westbound in a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado pickup with passenger David Ludwig, 65, of Algona. Troopers reported that the pickup crossed the oncoming lane of traffic on U.S. Highway 18 and entered the south ditch... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Humboldt boys, AHS girls crownedThe host Wildcat boys recorded 161 points, followed by Eagle Grove (78.5) and A
Humboldt boys, AHS girls crowned
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 18 days ago
The host Wildcat boys recorded 161 points, followed by Eagle Grove (78.5) and Algona (42). Tony Nielsen was a double individual champion for Humboldt in the 100 (11.86) and the 200 (23.73). Other victories for the Wildcats came from Mason Wickett... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Ditch-spraying plan shiftsin Faribault County. Shawn Hassing from Custom Landscape and Design in Blue Ea
Ditch-spraying plan shifts
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
in Faribault County. Shawn Hassing from Custom Landscape and Design in Blue Earth, along with B & W Control Specialist of Algona, Iowa, were hired by Faribault County to perform ground-spraying of the ditches. Although aerial spraying is cheaper... Read more
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Freeman journal
LYNX SEE REDWoods Golf Course. Fielder scrambled to make par and fired a runner-up medalist
LYNX SEE RED
Freeman journal / Posted 19 days ago
Woods Golf Course. Fielder scrambled to make par and fired a runner-up medalist round of 2-under par 34. The Lynx downed Algona and Hampton-Dumont. DFJ photo/Troy Banning Avery Fuhs stares down his eagle putt as it trickles towards the cup at... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files April 15, 20161991 NEWS: Jane Schwamberger, of Madison Lake, Minnesota, met 70 members of he
From our files April 15, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 19 days ago
1991 NEWS: Jane Schwamberger, of Madison Lake, Minnesota, met 70 members of her biological family for the first time in Algona. SPORTS: Ian Woosnam won the Masters golf tournament. April 15, 1966 NEWS: Jane Birchard, of Lake City, received... Read more
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Freeman journal
Flaws 4 for 4, Lynx girls pocket third straight runner-up finishWhat did the Lynx find out? They're not short on talent, but they don't quite h
Flaws 4 for 4, Lynx girls pocket third straight runner-up finish
Freeman journal / Posted 20 days ago
What did the Lynx find out? They're not short on talent, but they don't quite have the depth that Algona possesses. WCHS won a meet-best six events and traveled home with 12 top-three finishes, but was unable to catch Algona at the top of the... Read more
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Freeman journal
State champ Lynx open campaign with easy winLynx will make their home debut at Briggs Woods Golf Course this afternoon for
State champ Lynx open campaign with easy win
Freeman journal / Posted 20 days ago
Lynx will make their home debut at Briggs Woods Golf Course this afternoon for another league triangular against Algona and Hampton-Dumont. Play will get underway at 4:30 p.m. On Saturday, WCHS will face a strong field during the 18-hole... Read more
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Fulda Free Press
Fulda Free Pressalso presented quotes for spraying of open ditches. The board decided on ground
Fulda Free Press
Fulda Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
also presented quotes for spraying of open ditches. The board decided on ground spraying by B & W Control Specialist, Inc, Algona, Iowa. Usually one third of the county would be done each year. More research will be done to decide which ditches... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Ronnald Funk, 75Funeral Home is caring for Ronnald and his family. Phone 641-844-1234. Ronnald
Ronnald Funk, 75
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 20 days ago
Funeral Home is caring for Ronnald and his family. Phone 641-844-1234. Ronnald James Funk was born February 25, 1941 in Algona, Iowa. He was the son of William and Bessie Mildred (Scovill) Funk. Ronnald attended schools in Algona, Iowa, France... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Algona captures Class B crownin Class B. Eagle Grove (134) was third, followed by St. Edmond (106). "I'm v
Algona captures Class B crown
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 22 days ago
in Class B. Eagle Grove (134) was third, followed by St. Edmond (106). "I'm very happy with the way we ran,'' said Algona head coach Greg Wellman. "Humboldt is a tough squad, and we've already been at the top with them a couple of... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
North Union 5th at RelaysNorth Union tied Clear Lake in the team standings with 43 points, while Algona
North Union 5th at Relays
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
North Union tied Clear Lake in the team standings with 43 points, while Algona High literally ran away with the eight-team crown with 162 - 43 pointers better than runner-up Webster City. Kyarsten Mullen, Emma Engelby, Sarah Rolling and Maddie... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, April 11Salvage, of Fort Dodge, caught fire, causing smoke that could be seen as far aw
From our files, April 11
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 23 days ago
Salvage, of Fort Dodge, caught fire, causing smoke that could be seen as far away as Manson. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Algona Garrigan 177-184 in boys golf. 50 Years Ago April 11, 1966 NEWS: Harvey Hanson, of Fort Dodge, was elected Region... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
FD boys set to host 58th Dodger Relayshost FDSH in the Class A field are Boone, Mason City, Waterloo East and Waukee.
FD boys set to host 58th Dodger Relays
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 23 days ago
host FDSH in the Class A field are Boone, Mason City, Waterloo East and Waukee. Comprising the B division are St. Edmond, Algona, Eagle Grove, Humboldt and Fort Dodge's junior varsity. Last spring, the Dodgers settled for a runner-up effort in... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
ETC.postponed. North Union track & field's meet against Clay Central-Everly in Spe
ETC.
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
postponed. North Union track & field's meet against Clay Central-Everly in Spencer, Iowa, on Friday was cancelled. North Union's boys and girls golf triangular matches with Estherville-Lincoln Central and Algona High on Friday have been postp... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, April 9, 2016branch of the Orton Dyslexia Society. SPORTS: The White Sox beat Baltimore 9-1
From our files, April 9, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 25 days ago
branch of the Orton Dyslexia Society. SPORTS: The White Sox beat Baltimore 9-1. April 9, 1966 NEWS: Margaret Durant, of Algona, won first place in the sixth district of the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs with her essay on "Attitude." SPORTS:... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Alice A. Kallestad, 8624, 1930, in North Platte, Nebraska, she was the daughter of Theodore H. and Al
Alice A. Kallestad, 86
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 25 days ago
24, 1930, in North Platte, Nebraska, she was the daughter of Theodore H. and Alice K. Wiedeman Vaughn. She graduated from Algona High School in 1948. On February 12, 1950 in Algona Iowa, Alice married the love of her life, Harold O. Kallestad and... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx girls win 6 golds, finish 2nd in EG44 points during the field events, WCHS settled into the runner-up slot with 11
Lynx girls win 6 golds, finish 2nd in EG
Freeman journal / Posted 26 days ago
44 points during the field events, WCHS settled into the runner-up slot with 119 points at the Lady Eagle Relays. Only Algona (162 points) did better; no other team reached triple digits. "The girls just competed and the weather didn't seem to... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Bulldogs win Lady Eagle Relaysand host Eagle Grove (83) both followed. Fort Dodge (25) was eighth. Morgan Va
Bulldogs win Lady Eagle Relays
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 26 days ago
and host Eagle Grove (83) both followed. Fort Dodge (25) was eighth. Morgan Van Zante was a double individual champion for Algona in the 1500 (5:47.38) and 3000 (12:48.97). Other Bulldog winners were Teylor Rindone (400 hurdles, 1:16.15), the 4x200... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx collect just three medals at Umstead Relaysevening. When all was said and done, the Lynx had accumulated just 45 points t
Lynx collect just three medals at Umstead Relays
Freeman journal / Posted 27 days ago
evening. When all was said and done, the Lynx had accumulated just 45 points to finish seventh in the nine-team field. Algona nipped Humboldt by the slimmest of margins, 119-118, at the top of the standings. Clear Lake (70) was well back in... Read more
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Crosscut
"Disqualifying conduct" rarely an obstacle for fired police to get rehiredbudgets of SPD or KCSO. “We’ve had a couple people fired here,” says Urquhart.
"Disqualifying conduct" rarely an obstacle for fired police to get rehired
Crosscut / Posted 27 days ago
budgets of SPD or KCSO. “We’ve had a couple people fired here,” says Urquhart. “One went to Bonnie Lake, the other went to Algona.” One-time Tukwila Officer Nicholas Hogan went to Snoqualmie after he was fired for targeting African Americans for... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Eagles host Umstead RelaysB with 127 points, followed by Manson Northwest Webster (102). In the A divisio
Eagles host Umstead Relays
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 28 days ago
B with 127 points, followed by Manson Northwest Webster (102). In the A division, the Wildcats led the way with 118 points. Algona (113) was next in line. Champions for Eagle Grove were Colton Pickering (800, 2:11.68), Dalton Schaffer (1600,... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Renfrew County will appoint a deputy wardenGlenn Doncaster (Deep River), Garry Gruntz (Brudenell, Lyndoch, Raglan), Robert
Renfrew County will appoint a deputy warden
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 1 months ago
Glenn Doncaster (Deep River), Garry Gruntz (Brudenell, Lyndoch, Raglan), Robert Kingsbury (Horton), Deborah Farr (North Algona/Wilberforce), Robinson and Gibson. Absent were Bob Sweet (Petawawa), Terry Millar (Whitewater Region) and Janice... Read more

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