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In October, Algona had a couple of visitors from Wisconsin. They came to meet the family and friends of Sandra Bradley. Sandra was a longtime resident of Algona who passed away in January of 2015....
So, somehow the year 2020 is nearly upon us. The prospect of a new year brings both apprehension and excitement, depending on what kind of year you've had. However, we all face one particular reality...
His experiences in two years in North Vietnam were enough to last Arden Haas a lifetime. Haas, who now resides just outside of Lakota, said he never thought of himself as a Vietnam veteran. "The...
One of the last surviving World War II veterans in Kossuth County is grateful he never had to face the enemy. "Hell, I was only 19 years old," Bob Riedel said. "At least I didn't have to walk all...
It started as a nomal training exercise for Marines at Camp Pendleton, Calif. It almost ended in tragedy for 14 Marines but for the quick actions of Algona native Lt. Col. Tyler Freeburg. For his...
Algona's fall ritual of all things handcrafted was a rousing success, and crafters and shoppers are looking forward to next year. The Algona Area Chamber of Commerce's 27th annual Autumnfest was...
The Morwens and Noon Kiwanis clubs in Algona have annual project to distribute over 200 age-appropriate dictionaries to third-graders in six different schools. One of the ways to get the kids to...
The Algona High School Scarlet Regiment Marching Band performed at the Iowa High School Music Association State Marching Band Festival and was awarded a Division I rating for its performance at...
Krista Kramer had a drop-in visitor at the Feed Mill in downtown Algona last week – Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds. Kramer is employed at the Feed Mill through Exceptional Opportunities' supported employment...
The Kossuth County Historical Society held a cemetery walk at the Laurel Hill Cemetery in Irvington last Wednesday. Multiple gravesites were featured. Jean Kramer highlighted a handful, while others...

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