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Pembroke Daily Observer
Visneskie-Moore appointed deputy warden for 2016in the governance of business,” said Gibson. “The way we are set up now is more
Visneskie-Moore appointed deputy warden for 2016
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
in the governance of business,” said Gibson. “The way we are set up now is more undemocratic than democratic.” North Algona/Wilberforce Mayor Deborah Farr and Brudenell, Lyndoch, Raglin Mayor Gerry Gruntz also voted against the motion.... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Oleson homers to lead Warriors over Eagles, 8-1pitched the final three innings and allowed one run on one hit. He also struck
Oleson homers to lead Warriors over Eagles, 8-1
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
pitched the final three innings and allowed one run on one hit. He also struck out one. North Union (12-11) plays at Algona at 7:30 p.m. today. NU 310 310 0-8 13 1 EG 100 000 0-1 4 3 LOB-Eagle Grove 8, North Union 6. 2B-Trent Pedersen... Read more
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Freeman journal
’Dogs rough up WCHS baseball in 6 inningsfound out at Lynx Field Monday night. Five WCHS errors and seven free bases on
’Dogs rough up WCHS baseball in 6 innings
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
found out at Lynx Field Monday night. Five WCHS errors and seven free bases on walks were simply too much to overcome, as Algona piled up runs in half of its at bats and cruised to an 11-1, 6-inning North Central Conference victory. WCHS first... Read more
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Freeman journal
Lynx NCC title hopes on life support after lossWCHS found its title hopes on life support. Seemingly a fraction of a second s
Lynx NCC title hopes on life support after loss
Freeman journal / Posted yesterday
WCHS found its title hopes on life support. Seemingly a fraction of a second slow at the plate all night, the Lynx watched Algona strike early and again late en route to a 6-2 upset win, just its third over a NCC opponent this summer. WCHS senior... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Rough roadtwo strikeouts. The Toreadors, who reached the 3A state semifinals last season
Rough road
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
two strikeouts. The Toreadors, who reached the 3A state semifinals last season, suffered their only setbacks this year to Algona, Urbandale and No. 10 (3A) Carlisle. Looking to rebound, the Dodgers visit ninth-rated (4A) West Des Moines Valley... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 28, 2016in softball. June 28, 1991 NEWS: An Indiana firm proposed building a $13 mill
June 28, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
in softball. June 28, 1991 NEWS: An Indiana firm proposed building a $13 million, 308-bed county-run detention center in Algona. SPORTS: Jim Smith, of Fort Dodge, shot a golf ball into the pocket of Jim Van Gundy's shorts. June 28, 1966 NEWS:... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Shaw Woods made safer with signsNORTH ALGONA WILBERFORCE TWP. - The Shaw Woods Outdoor Education Centre has got
Shaw Woods made safer with signs
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 4 days ago
NORTH ALGONA WILBERFORCE TWP. - The Shaw Woods Outdoor Education Centre has gotten a little safer thanks to the installation of new traffic lights. The lights, in keeping with the green energy nature of the facility, are solar powered and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
So many ways to celebrate Independence DayAlgona - Sunday, fireworks at the fairgrounds at dusk. Bancroft - Monday, para
So many ways to celebrate Independence Day
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
Algona - Sunday, fireworks at the fairgrounds at dusk. Bancroft - Monday, parade at 10:30 a.m.; fireworks at 10 p.m. Cylinder - Sunday, kids games in the afternoon; live music by the Buck Hollow Band beginning at 6 p.m., there will be pulled pork... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 25, 2016Art Museum Board of Trustees. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Jefferson-Scranton 3-2 i
June 25, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
Art Museum Board of Trustees. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Jefferson-Scranton 3-2 in baseball. June 25, 1966 NEWS: C.E. Treman was elected chairman of the Calhoun County zoning commission. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Algona Garrigan 6-5 in... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Another sTEP aims to ensure safetythat will make it busier than normal. "We have the ABATE (A Brotherhood Aimed
Another sTEP aims to ensure safety
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 5 days ago
that will make it busier than normal. "We have the ABATE (A Brotherhood Aimed Towards Education) motorcycle rally in the Algona area during the first half of the weekend," Hindman said. "We have the Shellabration event in Fort Dodge on Thursday... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Kossuth/Palo Alto begins ‘Project Hope’ALGONA - The Kossuth/Palo Alto County Economic Development Corporation's intern
Kossuth/Palo Alto begins ‘Project Hope’
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
ALGONA - The Kossuth/Palo Alto County Economic Development Corporation's interns will be collecting personal health items to be distributed in the area. The week of July 3 to July 9 has been designated as "Project Hope" week. For more information or... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Warriors rout Broncos for third consecutive wina game-high five RBIs to help the Warriors double up the Golden Bears during To
Warriors rout Broncos for third consecutive win
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
a game-high five RBIs to help the Warriors double up the Golden Bears during Top of Iowa Conference play Tuesday in Algona, Iowa. Sarah Rolling also went 4-for-5 at bat as the Warriors put up runs in every inning but the second and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 23, 2016exchange student from Finland, was staying at the Varlen and Fern Carlson farm
June 23, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
exchange student from Finland, was staying at the Varlen and Fern Carlson farm north of Stanhope. SPORTS: Mike Winkel, of Algona, won the George Lee Amateur golf tournament. June 23, 1966 NEWS: Iowa State University Extension plant pathologist... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
St. Edmond baseball team bounces backtwo hits. Rommel Martinez, Hunter Hayden and Noah McKinney each drove in a run.
St. Edmond baseball team bounces back
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
two hits. Rommel Martinez, Hunter Hayden and Noah McKinney each drove in a run. Next up for the Gaels will be a non-conference doubleheader vs. No. 7 (Class 2A) Roland-Story beginning at 5:30 p.m. tonight. Webster City hosts Algona... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Diane (Gilmore) TellaJerry (Kathy) Gilmore, of Council Bluffs, IA; sister, Cinda (Greg) Morey, of Ma
Diane (Gilmore) Tella
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 7 days ago
Jerry (Kathy) Gilmore, of Council Bluffs, IA; sister, Cinda (Greg) Morey, of Marshalltown, IA; half brother, Ronnie (Elaine) Gilmore, of Fairmont, MN; a niece and husband, of Algona, and their two children; a nephew and wife, of Marshallt... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
DAYDREAMERSDonnelly's squad simply wasn't going to put up with another sub-par performance
DAYDREAMERS
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 9 days ago
Donnelly's squad simply wasn't going to put up with another sub-par performance. Less than 15 hours after losing 12-0 at Algona, St. Edmond (2-13 overall, 2-6 in the NCC) snapped a nine-game losing streak and handed the sixth-ranked (Class 3A)... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Humboldt edges Gaels to stay perfect in the NCCsingle day," Thurm said. "This was a good win and we were fortunate to pull it
Humboldt edges Gaels to stay perfect in the NCC
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
single day," Thurm said. "This was a good win and we were fortunate to pull it out." Humboldt, which has won seven of its last nine overall, takes on Clarion-Goldfield/Dows Monday at home. Next up for the Gaels is Algona on the road that same ni... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 17, 201643, Fort Dodge, and Jenifer Lyn Depue, 38, Fort Dodge. Timothy James Langerman
June 17, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 13 days ago
43, Fort Dodge, and Jenifer Lyn Depue, 38, Fort Dodge. Timothy James Langerman, 29, Fort Dodge, and Amelia Hope Smith, 21, Algona. Carlos Leyva Jr., 23, Clarion, and Clara Soledad Atjun Estrada, 27, Clarion. Jacob Eugene Messerly, 23, Fort Dodge,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
ROBERT J. KRAUSEbe served in the church basement immediately after the burial service. Flowers
ROBERT J. KRAUSE
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 13 days ago
be served in the church basement immediately after the burial service. Flowers can be sent to Oakcrest Funeral Home in Algona, or directly to the church in Fenton. Gifts in lieu of flowers can be sent to the local American Legion post, Ranney-... Read more
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Freeman journal
Reynolds visits WC businesseswith her on Wednesday. "I think it's good for them to hear first-hand from the
Reynolds visits WC businesses
Freeman journal / Posted 14 days ago
with her on Wednesday. "I think it's good for them to hear first-hand from these businesses as well," she said. From Webster City, Reynolds traveled to Humboldt and later Algona for round table discussions with business leaders in those communiti... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
During tour, Reynolds lauds women-led businesses in Webster Cityand by the different initiatives that have been launched to bring people to the
During tour, Reynolds lauds women-led businesses in Webster City
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
and by the different initiatives that have been launched to bring people to the community and into the stores." From Webster City, Reynolds traveled to Humboldt and later Algona for round table discussions with business leaders in those communit... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 15, 2016NEWS: The activist group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals wrote to A
June 15, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 15 days ago
NEWS: The activist group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals wrote to Algona Mayor Lynn R. Kueck in advance of a circus coming to town, asking for a ban on the use of elephant prods in the town. SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Clarion-Goldfield 8-0... Read more
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Marshall Independent
History of dairies in Marshall"depot." The first permanent depot was a 16-by-24 foot freezer-warehouse built
History of dairies in Marshall
Marshall Independent / Posted 17 days ago
"depot." The first permanent depot was a 16-by-24 foot freezer-warehouse built in Sauk Center. The second depot was in Algona, Iowa. Today, depots can be found throughout the continental United States and by 1993, products were being sold off... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Betty DraperFuneral Home of Swea City is in charge of arrangements. Betty M. (Batton) Drap
Betty Draper
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Funeral Home of Swea City is in charge of arrangements. Betty M. (Batton) Draper was born Feb. 10, 1929, on a farm near Algona, Iowa, the daughter of John H. and Dena (Roelfsema) Batton. Survivors include: her son, Randy Draper of Swea City;... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 10, 2016John L. Johnson, of Fort Dodge, shot a hole-in-one at the Gowrie Golf and Count
June 10, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 20 days ago
John L. Johnson, of Fort Dodge, shot a hole-in-one at the Gowrie Golf and Country Club. June 10, 1966 NEWS: Cheryl Finley was named valedictorian at Pomeroy Community High School. SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Garrigan of Algona 9-6... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
June 6, 2016flocked to Mallard with a reunion of students and graduates of Mallard High Sch
June 6, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 21 days ago
flocked to Mallard with a reunion of students and graduates of Mallard High School dating back to at least 1919. SPORTS: Algona Garrigan beat St. Edmond 12-0 in a CYO baseball tournament. 50 years ago: June 9, 1966 NEWS: Sandra Sheets, of... Read more
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Freeman journal
Bulldogs jump out to big lead, fend off WCHS on baseball diamondhe said. "This was one of those nights where luck played a large part in the ou
Bulldogs jump out to big lead, fend off WCHS on baseball diamond
Freeman journal / Posted 22 days ago
he said. "This was one of those nights where luck played a large part in the outcome." The luck came in the form of Algona finding the holes with grounders that turned into hits, which translated into runs. WCHS sophomore pitcher Cameron... Read more
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Freeman journal
Hits from everyone in lineup help keep Lynx flawless in NCCthe Lynx lineup recorded one hit, seven notched multiple hits and the team fini
Hits from everyone in lineup help keep Lynx flawless in NCC
Freeman journal / Posted 22 days ago
the Lynx lineup recorded one hit, seven notched multiple hits and the team finished with 17 in all in an 11-6 victory over Algona. WCHS was roughed up in three outings at Saturday's Bondurant-Farrar tournament, but head coach Jess Howard said her... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Pembroke could lose police boardinstance, the current Pembroke and Upper Ottawa Valley detachments are responsi
Pembroke could lose police board
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 22 days ago
instance, the current Pembroke and Upper Ottawa Valley detachments are responsible for Petawawa, Laurentian Valley, North Algona/Wilberforce, Whitewater, Admaston/Bromley, Laurentian Hills, and Head Clara Maria. If this change is implemented,... Read more
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Freeman journal
Another chance to sue Syngenta2015. The Deanes, who are twin sisters, were in Fort Dodge Monday morning and
Another chance to sue Syngenta
Freeman journal / Posted 23 days ago
2015. The Deanes, who are twin sisters, were in Fort Dodge Monday morning and were scheduled to be in Humboldt and Algona later in the day. They will continue this week to visit nine other northwest Iowa communities... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Corn lawsuit2015. The Deanes, who are twin sisters, were in Fort Dodge Monday morning and
Corn lawsuit
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 23 days ago
2015. The Deanes, who are twin sisters, were in Fort Dodge Monday morning and were scheduled to be in Humboldt and Algona later in the day. They will continue this week to visit nine other northwest Iowa communities including: 8:30 a.m.... Read more
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Freeman journal
Speed, speed and more speed for WCHS softballsaid. "We've had a few defensive miscues in there, but we've done a good job of
Speed, speed and more speed for WCHS softball
Freeman journal / Posted 24 days ago
said. "We've had a few defensive miscues in there, but we've done a good job of keeping our composure and playing through it." WCHS will look to remain unbeaten in league play this evening when it makes the trek north to take on Algona at 7:15... Read more
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Freeman journal
ONE STEP BACKmoments later on a RBI ground-out off the bat of Steen. Reigelsberger also fin
ONE STEP BACK
Freeman journal / Posted 24 days ago
moments later on a RBI ground-out off the bat of Steen. Reigelsberger also finished with two hits. Ty Schnathorst joined Wagner and Hackbarth with one. WCHS will look to rebound this evening when it heads to Algona to face the Bulldogs at 7:15... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Compassionate Friends to meet June 13ALGONA - The Compassionate Friends of North Central Iowa will hold their monthl
Compassionate Friends to meet June 13
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 25 days ago
ALGONA - The Compassionate Friends of North Central Iowa will hold their monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. on June 13 in the Algona Public Library at 210 N Phillips St. in Algona. Enter by the south door and follow the signs to the meeting room. We are a... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Dodgers split in tourneyFollowing a 7-5 victory in 10 innings over Algona, the Dodgers (4-4 overall) dr
Dodgers split in tourney
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 25 days ago
Following a 7-5 victory in 10 innings over Algona, the Dodgers (4-4 overall) dropped a 7-6 decision to No. 7 (Class 4A) Lewis Central. "I thought offensively we played really well with 26 hits on the day," said FDSH head coach Blake Utley.... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Gaels defeat LynxSt. Edmond head coach Joe Shanks. "He had his change up working." The Gaels we
Gaels defeat Lynx
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 26 days ago
St. Edmond head coach Joe Shanks. "He had his change up working." The Gaels were coming off of their first loss against Algona on Wednesday night. "It was important to bounce back after the Algona loss," Shanks said. "It comes down to getting... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Bulldogs handle SE baseball squada steal and walked three times for the Bulldogs (5-0 overall, 1-0 in NCC). "We
Bulldogs handle SE baseball squad
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 28 days ago
a steal and walked three times for the Bulldogs (5-0 overall, 1-0 in NCC). "We knew it would be this kind of tight game," Algona head coach Mike Elsbecker said. "We have a lot of seniors, as does (St. Edmond). I thought our kids really battled,... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Gaels break throughPowered by a breakout offensive performance, the Gaels (1-4 overall, 1-2 in the
Gaels break through
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 28 days ago
Powered by a breakout offensive performance, the Gaels (1-4 overall, 1-2 in the North Central Conference) rolled past Algona by a 16-7 final at Rogers Sports Complex. All nine starters managed at least one hit for SEHS, which scored in every inning.... Read more
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Freeman journal
Babylandthe furniture and undertaking, while his brother worked mainly in the furniture
Babyland
Freeman journal / Posted 29 days ago
the furniture and undertaking, while his brother worked mainly in the furniture company." In 1916, William Foster moved to Algona. When Arch Foster moved the business a few blocks to the stately former home of pioneer C.T. Fenton in 1927, it... Read more
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Freeman journal
Twinning to the very end: Four years of thrills, stories for two of all-time Lynx greatsputt" dig from Avery. Or the interview I did with Alec this past February foll
Twinning to the very end: Four years of thrills, stories for two of all-time Lynx greats
Freeman journal / Posted 30 days ago
putt" dig from Avery. Or the interview I did with Alec this past February following the Lynx district final hoops win over Algona. Avery, the team's leading scorer, had fouled out in a close game with 3:22 remaining, leaving the spotlight squarely... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Clean sweephere," Shanks said. "There's just a different feeling when you come into Patter
Clean sweep
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 30 days ago
here," Shanks said. "There's just a different feeling when you come into Patterson Field." Looking to stay unbeaten on the young season, the Gaels welcome Algona (4-0) on Wednesday. The Mustangs visit Manson Northwest Webster (0-3) that same n... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Oleson captures 2nd at statemorning at the American Legion Golf Course in Marshalltown, Iowa, trailing lead
Oleson captures 2nd at state
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted a month ago
morning at the American Legion Golf Course in Marshalltown, Iowa, trailing leader Logan Capesius of Bishop Garrigan (Algona, Iowa) by only one stroke, 71-72, after the completion of Friday's opening round. Oleson penciled in a 1-over par 36... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Babylandthe furniture and undertaking, while his brother worked mainly in the furniture
Babyland
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
the furniture and undertaking, while his brother worked mainly in the furniture company." In 1916, William Foster moved to Algona. When Arch Foster moved the business a few blocks to the stately former home of pioneer C.T. Fenton in 1927, it... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Gaels come up shortsix in helping the Lions snap a mini four-game slide against the Gaels. Clear
Gaels come up short
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 1 months ago
six in helping the Lions snap a mini four-game slide against the Gaels. Clear Lake stranded 10 runners on base, including six in scoring position. Next action for SEHS is Wednesday when they host Algona. Varsity start time is set for... Read more
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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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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