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  1. Search for man in E.G. called offRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Messenger

    ... c, but it asked people to lock their doors. The Wright County Sheriff's Department, Iowa State Patrol and the Kossuth County K-9 Unit assisted in the search.

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  2. Purple HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Messenger

    Three Kossuth County men who received that decoration were honored by fellow veterans and community members Thursday evening during the Purple Heart Day Celebration held at American Legion Post 425 in Whittemore.

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  3. EG Police call off searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Messenger

    ... lic, but asked people to lock their doors. The Wright County Sheriff's Department, Iowa State Patrol, and the Kossuth County K-9 Unit assisted in the search.

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  4. EG Police conducting searchRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | The Messenger

    ... sked not to approach him, but to call 911. The Wright County Sheriff's Department, Iowa State Patrol, and the Kossuth County K-9 Unit are also assisting in this search.

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  5. Gerald W. IsenbergRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Sentinel

    ... is in charge of the arrangements. Gerald "Ted" Windfield Isenberg was born June 14, 1919, in Grant Township, Kossuth County, Iowa, the son of Gus and Theresa (Solberg) Isenberg. He attended Grant School. Gerald served 4 1/2 years in WWII with the ...

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  6. More post office cutbacks looming for area townsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Messenger

    Residents of the Kossuth County community of Titonka learned Tuesday evening that the customer service window at their local post office will be open four hours a day on weekdays, starting in October.

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  7. Guilty pleas to reduced charges in shootingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | KIMT

    26-year-old Andrew Zeitler pled guilty in Kossuth County Court to intimidation with a dangerous weapon, willful injury and going armed with intent. He was accused of shooting Dustin Kiefer of Wesley during a fight on July 21, 2013. Zeitler was ...

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  8. Camp Algona marks a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... War II. While the Nativity scene is well-known, the circumstances that brought those German prisoners to Kossuth County remained relatively unknown for decades. A group of Algona residents set out to change that. Their efforts created the Camp ...

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  9. Mayor's hike offers natural wonders, historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... said the state's name came from the Ayoua, a Native American tribe that lived in Nebraska and southwest Iowa. Kossuth County, he said, is named after Lajos Kossuth, a Hungarian freedom fighter who came to the United States and launched a series of ...

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  10. Founders' DayRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... Another Tour with the Mayor launches at 10 a.m.; from 1 to 4 p.m., there's a Historical Scavenger Hunt at the Kossuth County Historical Building. Fallback Band plays beginning at 8:30 p.m. at the VFW; cost is $2. On Sunday, the Showboat Open Golf ...

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  11. Gustin Takes Hawkeye Tour VictoryRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | National Speed Sport News

    ... late Tuesday night show by regaining the lead on the final circuit for his second straight series win on the Kossuth County Fairgrounds dirt oval. The victory came during Algona's SaA lute to Veterans Spectacular and paid $2,000. "I've only been to ...

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  12. No plea agreement reached in attempted murder caseRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | KIMT

    ... a July 8th trial will proceed as scheduled in O'Brien County. Zeitler's case was transferred to O'Brien from Kossuth County.

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  13. Des Moines west fork to crest Tuesday nightRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Estherville Spirit

    The Des Moines west fork is predicted to crest at 12.1 feet Tuesday night, reaching West South First Street and West North First Street in Estherville.

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  14. Disaster proclamation issued for Iowa countiesRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Branstad's proclamation Friday allows state resources to be used for response and recovery efforts.

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  15. Philip Frank LooftRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Sentinel

    ... officiating. Burial will be in Harrison Township, Iowa. Philip Frank Looft was born April 29, 1922, in Kossuth County, Iowa, to Frank and Henrietta (Gardner) Looft. He graduated from Seneca High School, where he played basketball and baseball. Phil ...

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  16. Protecting yourself against pesky pestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | KIMT

    ... to be prepared for the worst and plan ahead. Steve Anderson, the environmental health specialist with Kossuth County, says they are encouraging folks to not only remember bug spray, but to be doing things around the house to prevent the problem of ...

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  17. Doris HarrisRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sentinel

    ... be 5-7 p.m. Friday at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Armstrong. Doris Pauline Harris was born Jan. 7, 1923, in Kossuth County, Iowa, the daughter of Lawrence and Christine (Larson) Thorson. Survivors include: her daughter, Marlys Weckman of Shakopee; ...

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  18. Testing outdoor alert sirens for safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | KIMT

    ... that moved through the area over the weekend put outdoor warning sirens to the test across north Iowa. Kossuth County was one county tested the most as two potential tornadoes were sighted in the area on Sunday afternoon. These sirens are crucial ...

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  19. Iowa prairies need your helpRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2003 | Hort.net

    ... Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge comprises 3334 acres, and is located near the town of Titonka in Kossuth County, near the border of Minnesota. The refuge staff are now working on an underfunded but valiant effort to remove trees that are ...

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  20. Manure site causing issuesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | KIMT

    ... dump and folks are not happy. This is all taking place just outside the TItonka city limits We're told by Kossuth County Supervisor Roger Tjarks that the company dumping manure there is Field Nutrients LLC. Those living nearby say they can hardly ...

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