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Q13 FOX Seattle
Credit card crooks: Identifying couple caught on camera could lead to burglary bustpurses and two laptops stolen. Deputies say the couple was caught on surveilla
Credit card crooks: Identifying couple caught on camera could lead to burglary bust
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 4 hours ago
purses and two laptops stolen. Deputies say the couple was caught on surveillance video using the cards at the Chevron in Algona and the Auburn Walmart. They were driving the vehicle you see in the photo. “In this particular case, we don’t know... Read more
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Everett Herald
Lynnwood, District 1 looking at regional approach to fire protectioncommunity. Two nearby regional fire authorities are the North Snohomish County
Lynnwood, District 1 looking at regional approach to fire protection
Everett Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
community. Two nearby regional fire authorities are the North Snohomish County Regional Fire Authority combining two fire districts around Stanwood, and the Valley Regional Fire Authority in south King County that includes Auburn, Algona and Pacif... Read more
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Western Advocate
Warming up for the Winter Winery Wanderwhich is back for the fourth time. Morish Morsels’ Chris Ringrose was involved
Warming up for the Winter Winery Wander
Western Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
which is back for the fourth time. Morish Morsels’ Chris Ringrose was involved in last year’s Wander as one of the Algona chefs, but this is the first time with his new company. “Matching food and wine is the hardest part, you’ve got to do... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 26, 2016theft - Julie A. Caquelin, 62, 629 Central Ave., No. 304, $320. Disorderly con
May 26, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
theft - Julie A. Caquelin, 62, 629 Central Ave., No. 304, $320. Disorderly conduct - Christina N. Cook, 31, Algona, $195. Controlled substance violation - Cody W. Kirchner, 26, Mason City, preliminary hearing set for June... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Spreading their influence"Mind blown," said Cassidy Crosser, senior at Algona High School, reflecting ju
Spreading their influence
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
"Mind blown," said Cassidy Crosser, senior at Algona High School, reflecting just minutes before she was to walk across the stage at their commencement ceremony Sunday. "I'm surprised I made it, to be honest," Chloe Cumberland added. Cumberland was... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Super sophomoreJohnson and senior Jackson Johnson was fifth in the 1A field, recording a 1:00.
Super sophomore
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
Johnson and senior Jackson Johnson was fifth in the 1A field, recording a 1:00.86. Keagan Zwiefel, a senior, was fifth in the 3A 200 for the Bulldogs with a mark of 22.33. Freshman Trey Engen of Algona also placed eighth in the 1600 (... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Memorial Day ceremoniesALGONA - 7 a.m., go to area cemeteries to honor fallen veterans; 10:30 a.m., pr
Memorial Day ceremonies
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
ALGONA - 7 a.m., go to area cemeteries to honor fallen veterans; 10:30 a.m., program at Kossuth County Courthouse. BELMOND - 11 a.m. service at Luick Auditorium. Belmond Klemme High School. Following the service at the school the Belmond Honor Guard... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
STATE TRACK: Pella Boys, Waukee Girls Win Titles, More Records FallSCORING 1, West Hancock 50 Sioux Central, Sioux Rapids 44 Central, Elkader 4
STATE TRACK: Pella Boys, Waukee Girls Win Titles, More Records Fall
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 6 days ago
SCORING 1, West Hancock 50 Sioux Central, Sioux Rapids 44 Central, Elkader 42 Maple Valley-A-O 37 Guthrie Center 31 9.Algona Bishop Garrigan, Danville 23 FINAL GIRLS CLASS 2A TEAM SCORING Cascade, Western Dubuque 50 Union, LaPorte City... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilotproject this year focused on German prisoners of war in the Midwest. The focus
Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 6 days ago
project this year focused on German prisoners of war in the Midwest. The focus of her project isn’t far from Jackson. Camp Algona, located near Algona, Iowa, was a home for many POWs who were sent to the United States by Britain to fill the voids... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Oleson qualifies for stateearned the district championship by firing a 331, while Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn
Oleson qualifies for state
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
earned the district championship by firing a 331, while Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn collected runner-up accolades with a 335. Algona Garrigan golfer Logan Capesius garnered runner-up medalist honors by shooting a 40-38-78. Colton Nicoson, Nathan... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Tritons win titlea toss of 143-10), Annastacia Forrester (5th in the high jump at 5-6.5), Shatia
Tritons win title
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
a toss of 143-10), Annastacia Forrester (5th in the high jump at 5-6.5), Shatia Hubbard (7th in the high jump at 5-6.5). Algona graduate Tangy Wiseman was eighth in the 5,000 on Thursday in 19:03.63. The Iowa Central men finished in the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 20 2016NEWS: Hydrogen Engine Center in Algona announces plans to expand. SPORTS: Clar
May 20 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
NEWS: Hydrogen Engine Center in Algona announces plans to expand. SPORTS: Clarion-Goldfield junior Michelle Voigts captured the Class 2A 400 hurdles title at the state track and field meet. May 20, 1991 NEWS: Jason Paeper, of Humboldt, had a... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Candidate Susan Bangert to be at GroundedCLARION - The Wright County Democrats will host their Senate 4 candidate, Susan
Candidate Susan Bangert to be at Grounded
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
CLARION - The Wright County Democrats will host their Senate 4 candidate, Susan Bangert from Algona, from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday at Grounded. The Democrats will also meet at 6 p.m. on Monday at the Clarion Depot. For further information call... Read more
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The Border Mail
Porn case in hands of DPPcharges until May 27 for the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions to de
Porn case in hands of DPP
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
charges until May 27 for the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions to decide whether it proceeds. Whiting, 72, of Algona Road, is charged with possessing the child abuse material between 7am and 2pm on October 10 last year. The other... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
ILCC Trustees set tuition for coming yearwhich will be installed at all campuses. Wiring cable has arrived and the proje
ILCC Trustees set tuition for coming year
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
which will be installed at all campuses. Wiring cable has arrived and the project should start by Memorial Day weekend. In Algona, work has begun on the interior renovations. Jolene Rogers, executive director of community and business relations,... Read more
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Freeman journal
Track team fares well in 1916 state championshipinterrupted by a two-year stint in the service for World War I, until 1925. No
Track team fares well in 1916 state championship
Freeman journal / Posted 9 days ago
interrupted by a two-year stint in the service for World War I, until 1925. Not many schools had regulation cinder tracks. Algona used their local race car track for practice and meets. Webster City used either Riverside Field at Nokomis Park or... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 18, 2016Webster City won the Class 1A tennis district team title. May 18, 1966 NEWS:
May 18, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 9 days ago
Webster City won the Class 1A tennis district team title. May 18, 1966 NEWS: John H. Kobs Jr. was named a new vice president of The State Bank. SPORTS: The Eagle Grove golfers finished an undefeated dual season with a 155-170 win ove... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Adventure on display: Thoreson to hold exhibit at Dickinson County Nature CenterCounty Nature Center. The exhibit will feature avifauna from the Iowa Great Lak
Adventure on display: Thoreson to hold exhibit at Dickinson County Nature Center
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
County Nature Center. The exhibit will feature avifauna from the Iowa Great Lakes Area. / Will Musgrove Growing up in Algona, David Thoreson developed a spirit of adventure while exploring the outdoors. Thoreson used to imagine he was Davy... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
MAGWED tournament succeedsRogers Tire, Pepsi Cola in Fort Dodge, Fareway store in Fort Dodge, Bobby and D
MAGWED tournament succeeds
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 11 days ago
Rogers Tire, Pepsi Cola in Fort Dodge, Fareway store in Fort Dodge, Bobby and Dian Nowell, Double Action Defense in Algona and Hiway Truck. Thank you all for coming and helping in any way. Remember - "It's all about the kids". Submitted on... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 15, 201615, 1991 NEWS: Mario "Spears" Sanchez, a wheelchair-bound crusader for handica
May 15, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
15, 1991 NEWS: Mario "Spears" Sanchez, a wheelchair-bound crusader for handicapped children, made the trip from Algona to Fort Dodgein his wheelchair on the highway in 4 1/2 hours. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Carroll-Kuemper 6-3 in boys... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Adventure on display: Thoreson to hold exhibit at Dickinson County Nature Centerat the Dickinson County Nature Center. The exhibit will feature avifauna from t
Adventure on display: Thoreson to hold exhibit at Dickinson County Nature Center
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
at the Dickinson County Nature Center. The exhibit will feature avifauna from the Iowa Great Lakes Area. Growing up in Algona, David Thoreson developed a spirit of adventure while exploring the outdoors. Thoreson used to imagine he was Davy... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Blue Oval Boundthoughts: Our freshmen sprinters picked a good night to put everything together
Blue Oval Bound
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
thoughts: Our freshmen sprinters picked a good night to put everything together as they upset two highly touted teams from Algona and Le Mars that had run much faster then them all season. They hit their handoffs and ran away with a season's best... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
MILDRED BORMANNJOE - Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in St. Joe. Visit
MILDRED BORMANN
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 13 days ago
JOE - Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in St. Joe. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Sunday at St. Joseph Catholic Church with a Rosary at 4:30 p.m. Lentz Funeral Home, A... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Tigers 3rd at sectionalsat 327 to take the top-two, advancing spots. Spencer put up a round of 343. Sto
Tigers 3rd at sectionals
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
at 327 to take the top-two, advancing spots. Spencer put up a round of 343. Storm Lake came in fourth with 345 followed by Algona (361), Denison-Schleswig (361), Le Mars (369) and Spirit Lake (370). Spencer's Ezra Meyer analyzes a putt on the 15th... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Triple crownit was a remarkable ending to our regular season. We look forward to going down
Triple crown
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
it was a remarkable ending to our regular season. We look forward to going down to state and maybe getting some hardware." Algona placed second in the meet with 142.5 points. Le Mars was third with 125 -- the only other team in triple digits.... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Iowa Lakes Aviation Exploration Day takes offyou are in a supporting industry." Students from Spirit Lake, North Union, Oko
Iowa Lakes Aviation Exploration Day takes off
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
you are in a supporting industry." Students from Spirit Lake, North Union, Okoboji, Spencer, Sheldon, Emmetsburg, Algona, Newman Catholic and Estherville Lincoln Central participated in the event. "I have never been in a plane before so... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Spencer 3rd at conference tournamentCountry Club as ELC, Le Mars, Spirit Lake and Storm Lake will come to town. Al
Spencer 3rd at conference tournament
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
Country Club as ELC, Le Mars, Spirit Lake and Storm Lake will come to town. Also participating in the tournament will be Algona, Denison-Schleswig and MOC-Floyd Valley. Teams and individuals advancing from the sectional will play a district meet... Read more
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Freeman journal
Koeppen’s 54 leads WCHS to sixth at NCC tourneyat Clarmond Country Club Clarion Team Standings 1. Humboldt 179; 2. Clear La
Koeppen’s 54 leads WCHS to sixth at NCC tourney
Freeman journal / Posted 16 days ago
at Clarmond Country Club Clarion Team Standings 1. Humboldt 179; 2. Clear Lake 193; 3. Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 204; 4. Algona 215; 5. Hampton-Dumont 229; 6. Webster City 243; 7. St. Edmond 265; 8. Iowa Falls-Alden NTS. Individual... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
SEPHRONIA MAE MOSLEYwere joined in matrimony and started their family. Katherine (Charles) Miller o
SEPHRONIA MAE MOSLEY
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 16 days ago
were joined in matrimony and started their family. Katherine (Charles) Miller of Meridian, Mississippi; Daniel Mosley of Algona, IA; Sam Mosley of Las Vegas, NV; JoAnn Mosley of Ames, IA; Michael (Linda) Mosley of Arthur, IA; and who was always... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
May 9, 2016Mandy Prorock and Andrea Underberg won the state History Day competition in the
May 9, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 16 days ago
Mandy Prorock and Andrea Underberg won the state History Day competition in the junior media division. SPORTS: The Algona Bulldogs won the team title in the girls Eagle Grove Relays. 50 Years Ago May 9, 1966 NEWS: Lee Oester, field... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Humboldt girls win NCC crownThe Wildcats shot a 179. Clear Lake (193), Clarion-Goldfield/Dows (204) and Alg
Humboldt girls win NCC crown
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 16 days ago
The Wildcats shot a 179. Clear Lake (193), Clarion-Goldfield/Dows (204) and Algona (215) all followed. St. Edmond (265) was seventh. Brooke Anderson (42) of Humboldt finished as meet medalist, while teammate Halie George (44) was the runner-up.... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Doyle wins NCC title for Gaelskind of player he is." The Gaels were seven strokes back of Webster City and t
Doyle wins NCC title for Gaels
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 16 days ago
kind of player he is." The Gaels were seven strokes back of Webster City and three behind the Lions, with Hampton-Dumont, Algona, Humboldt, Clarion-Goldfield/Dows and Iowa Falls-Alden rounding out the team scoring. Avery Fuhs was one of three... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Crouch hits 50 straight for SL trapshootersThe Storm Lake Trapshooters competed in Algona on Wednesday evening. Dayne Crou
Crouch hits 50 straight for SL trapshooters
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
The Storm Lake Trapshooters competed in Algona on Wednesday evening. Dayne Crouch won the event shooting 50 straight targets! Also for Storm Lake, Joy Bral took 2nd in the women's division shooting 40/50 and Jared Rickards was 3rd in the... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Tigers 2nd in girls home inviteseeded players, the Tigers put up a team score of 407 which made them the runne
Tigers 2nd in girls home invite
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
seeded players, the Tigers put up a team score of 407 which made them the runner-up behind Carroll Kuemper by 10 strokes. Algona placed third, carding a 420 followed by Emmetsburg (446), Storm Lake (482) and Estherville Lincoln Central... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
From our files, May 9Mandy Prorock and Andrea Underberg won the state History Day competition in the
From our files, May 9
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 18 days ago
Mandy Prorock and Andrea Underberg won the state History Day competition in the junior media division. SPORTS: The Algona Bulldogs won the team title in the girls Eagle Grove Relays. 50 Years Ago May 9, 1966 NEWS: Lee Oester, field... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Breakfast offers chance to networkThe breakfast is scheduled for 7:30 a.m., May 18, 2016, at the Knights of Colum
Breakfast offers chance to network
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 19 days ago
The breakfast is scheduled for 7:30 a.m., May 18, 2016, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Algona, reservations are due in by May 12, 2016. This will allow interns a chance to become acquainted with each other and provide an opportunity to network... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Marvin J. MadsenMinn., Cory (Cindy) Mather of Woodbury, Minn., and Alex (Dawn) Mather of Huxley
Marvin J. Madsen
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Minn., Cory (Cindy) Mather of Woodbury, Minn., and Alex (Dawn) Mather of Huxley, Iowa; stepdaughter, Amy (Carey) Kemna of Algona, Iowa; three grandchildren; 16 step-grandchildren; brothers, John (Glenda) Madsen of Fairmont, Minn., and Jerry... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Sohre's 40 steers Maple River golfers by Madelia, LCWMrespectively. Hayden Nicoson and Ryan Larson contributed rounds of 53 and 54,
Sohre's 40 steers Maple River golfers by Madelia, LCWM
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
respectively. Hayden Nicoson and Ryan Larson contributed rounds of 53 and 54, respectively, for the Warriors. North Union travels to Algona, Iowa, today to face Algona High and Estherville-Lincoln Central in a triangular at the Algona Country C... Read more
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Freeman journal
Allie Flaws puts cap on stellar NCC career with 4 titles; little sis also winsof the 4x100 and 4x200 relays - helped push WCHS up into third place at the lea
Allie Flaws puts cap on stellar NCC career with 4 titles; little sis also wins
Freeman journal / Posted 21 days ago
of the 4x100 and 4x200 relays - helped push WCHS up into third place at the league meet, just two points out of second. Algona overwhelmed the field and won with 165 points. Humboldt tallied 116 points, the Lynx 114. CGD (93) and Hampton-Dumont... Read more
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Freeman journal
Humboldt edges Algona for NCC title, Lynx finish 5thfor Webster City at the conference meet and the Lynx settled into fifth in the
Humboldt edges Algona for NCC title, Lynx finish 5th
Freeman journal / Posted 21 days ago
for Webster City at the conference meet and the Lynx settled into fifth in the team race with 77 1/2 points. Humboldt and Algona battled down to the wire for league supremacy; the Wildcats celebrated by the slimmest of margins, 1611?2 to 161. Iowa... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Bulldogs win girls NCC championshipLandwehr had a time of 5:18.4 to secure silver, while also placing third in the
Bulldogs win girls NCC championship
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 21 days ago
Landwehr had a time of 5:18.4 to secure silver, while also placing third in the 3000 (12:11). Algona was crowned the team champions, with the Gaels finishing seventh overall. "Abby has had a really good week," SEHS head coach Gerry Miller said.... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Humboldt edges Algona for boys titlein the 400 hurdles (56.78), the 4x400 (3:29.67) of Tony Nielsen, Drew Thomas, C
Humboldt edges Algona for boys title
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 21 days ago
in the 400 hurdles (56.78), the 4x400 (3:29.67) of Tony Nielsen, Drew Thomas, Chris Witzke and Mason Wickett Helping Algona to its team finish were event winners Keagan Zwiefel (200, 22.77), Trey Engen (1600, 4:50.40), Landon Rash (high jump,... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Al Roker to headline 20th annual Bishop's Dinner16 Catholic school systems throughout northwest Iowa. Catholic schools within t
Al Roker to headline 20th annual Bishop's Dinner
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
16 Catholic school systems throughout northwest Iowa. Catholic schools within the Diocese of Sioux City are located in Algona, Alton, Boone, Carroll, Danbury, Denison, Emmetsburg, Fort Dodge, Granville, Humboldt, Le Mars, Oyens, Pocahontas,... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Erie Street project comes in $100k under estimateis being funded with G.O. Bonds and Road Use Tax. Other bidders include Reding
Erie Street project comes in $100k under estimate
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
is being funded with G.O. Bonds and Road Use Tax. Other bidders include Reding's Gravel & Excavating of Storm Lake/ Algona, Godbersen- Smith Construction Company of Ida Grove, Crow River Construction of New London, Minn., and Smith Concrete... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Farmers quick to sell corn at $4any of the corn crop he'll harvest later this year. "I was expecting it to get
Farmers quick to sell corn at $4
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
any of the corn crop he'll harvest later this year. "I was expecting it to get better sometime but you just never know when, and if it's going to happen," said Haas of Algona. "I do feel lucky. It's still not great prices." Business on 05/0... Read more
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Daily Herald
Farmers open up silos as corn hits 'magic' price levelshasn't contracted any of the corn crop he'll harvest later this year. "I was e
Farmers open up silos as corn hits 'magic' price levels
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
hasn't contracted any of the corn crop he'll harvest later this year. "I was expecting it to get better sometime but you just never know when, and if it's going to happen," Algona, Iowa-based Haas said. "I do feel lucky. It's still not great price... Read more
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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 23 days 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 24 days ago
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 24 days ago
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 25 days ago
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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