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ALGONA — One of the first Algona FFA chapter members, Harley Haas, 85, can still remember the first instructor, G.W. Sifert, back in 1947. “In FFA, the instructor was the backbone of the whole...
ALGONA — Hy-Vee store director Dan Steenhoek had the honor of counting down from five to start the annual cart races to raise money for the Kossuth County and Swea City food pantries. “This is fun....
ALGONA — A passion for music led Tina Haase Findlay, a successful jazz performer, back to her roots on Friday, Feb. 23, as she worked with Algona Middle School and high school students before her...
Freezing rain hit Kossuth County early on Monday morning, caking roads, trees, and cars with an estimated quarter inch of ice.  Travel became precarious, as the ice-laded roads saw no relief from the...
ALGONA — Education, tax credits and tax reform, gun rights, and even Russia’s meddling with the country’s election process, were all touched on during Saturday’s legislative forum at the Algona...
ALGONA —Thistle Do’s new owner is planning on keeping items that have been a trademark for the business, but is also adding a touch of her own. Abby Headrick, who took over Thistle Do on Jan. 1,...
ALGONA — Tina Haase Findlay is coming back to where it all started. “I’m completely overwhelmed,” she said in a recent interview on performing in Algona at the Wilcox Performing Arts Center on Feb....
ALGONA — The author of “Here’s To It” dictated his memoirs to his daughter for 14 ½ months. “For his 91st birthday, a one and a half years ago, I said I had a proposal for a birthday present for you...
ALGONA — In mid-September, UMC ReTech, previously known as Universal, welcomed Ken Kraus as its new president. After two years with the company as director of sales, Kraus embraced the change. “...
ALGONA — Algona’s new fire chief, Mitch Ulrick, knows he has some “special boots to fill” replacing Chuck Bell, but he also knows he is ready for the challenge. “Chuck had the passion for it, loved...

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