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BANCROFT — People from across the area flooded into the Bancroft Summit Center on Thursday, March 2 and Friday, March 3 to enjoy an evening of food, fun and dancing at the second Dancing with the...
ALGONA — There were several tense months for Shanda Tweedy and her fiancé, Mark Mallory, as their twin children were being born just over a year ago. Today, Austin and Drake, born Feb. 16, 2016, are...
Within a week, temperatures shifted from sunny 65 degrees to blustering snowy temperatures in the low twenties, culminating in an end-of-February snowstorm.  The snowstorm swept into the area on the...
SWEA CITY— Constructed in 1958, Swea City’s first and only municipal pool is in need of major improvements and repairs. Since its construction, there have been no structural repairs to the pool. ...
ALGONA — Snow was a slight factor on Saturday, Feb. 25, as Bishop Garrigan High School hosted the District Speech contest for Northwest Iowa region. Fourteen schools traveled to Algona to present...
National Future Farmers of America (FFA) Week brought schools together on Feb. 18-25.  Students from both Algona High School and Bishop Garrigan High School registered for agricultural classes at the...
ALGONA — One day after the Kossuth County Board of Supervisors extended the collective bargaining agreement for two years, three area legislators provided their take on the issue to a packed house in...
WEST BEND — A $2.8 million facility is closer to becoming reality. On Monday evening, the West Bend-Mallard Community School District held a public hearing to discuss plans, specifications, form of...
Dreams of a magical afternoon twirled through the air as dancers prepared for their performances at ‘An Enchanted Evening of Dance’ on Sunday, Feb. 19.  The Bishop Garrigan Danz Squad hosted the...
ALGONA — After three hours of discussion, many came away with the feeling that Kossuth County has a housing issue. “I think there was a lot of very good, substantial information that was given from...

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Algona, IA 50511  

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