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  1. 1 killed, 1 hurt in 2-vehicle wreck in Kossuth CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | KCRG

    According to an Iowa State Patrol crash report, 49-year-old Scott Alan Baker of Fenton was traveling eastbound on U.S. Highway 18 in Kossuth County when he crashed head-on with a westbound pickup Wednesday morning. Baker was killed in the wreck, and the pickup's driver, 55-year-old Lavon Kruse, was taken to a hospital.

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  2. Kossuth County Fatal AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KICD-AM Spencer

    According to an Iowa State Patrol crash report, 49-year-old Scott Alan Baker of Fenton was traveling eastbound on U.S. Highway 18 in Kossuth County when he crashed head-on with a westbound pickup Wednesday morning. Baker was killed in the wreck, and the pickup's driver, 55-year-old Lavon Kruse, was taken to a hospital.

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  3. 1 killed, 1 hurt in 2-vehicle wreck in Kossuth CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    According to an Iowa State Patrol crash report, 49-year-old Scott Alan Baker of Fenton was traveling eastbound on U.S. Highway 18 in Kossuth County when he crashed head-on with a westbound pickup Wednesday morning. Baker was killed in the wreck, and the pickup's driver, 55-year-old Lavon Kruse, was taken to a hospital.

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  4. Crash Kills Kossuth County ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    A 49 year old Fenton man was killed Wednesday morning in Kossuth County after his Toyota crossed the center line and hit an on-coming pickup truck. Iowa State Patrol says Scott Baker was eastbound on Highway 18, just east of 40th Avenue, when his car crossed into the path of the westbound truck.

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  5. One dead in Kossuth County crashRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Messenger

    A Fenton man died in a head-on crash Wednesday morning about eight miles west of Algona on U.S. Highway 18. Scott Alan Baker, 49, died when his 2011 Toyota Camry crossed the center line and collided with a 2011 Dodge Ram driven by Lavon Linn Kruse, 55, of Lone Rock, according to a report from the Iowa State Patrol. According to the accident report, Baker was eastbound on Highway 18 and Kruse was westbound.

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  6. One killed in head-on collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    One person is killed after a head on collision in central Iowa. It happened on Highway 18, about a quarter mile east of 40th Avenue in Kossuth County.

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  7. TrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Messenger

    Davis, who is the superintendent of Prairie Lakes Division of the National Model Railroad Association, is one of four members who put together a traveling model train track for the Model Train Show at the Kossuth County Agriculture and Motorsports Museum in Algona on Saturday. "We take our parts home and when we come to the shows we put them together," said Davis, who is from Everly.

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  8. Model Train ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Messenger

    Prairie Lakes Division of the National Model Railroad Association will hold a Model Train Show from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Kossuth County Fairgrounds. Admission is $3; children under 12 admitted for free.

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  9. Youth Mental Illness First Aid CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KIMT

    ... to our future," Tricia Cox said. Cox is very interested in Wednesday's lesson. As a youth advocate from Kossuth County, she's working daily with kids who may be struggling with these exact problems. This course is showing her how to help kids with ...

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  10. All aboard in AlgonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Messenger

    ... Jesse Major Arlen Benschoter watches one of his model trains pass on the massive track he is building at the Kossuth County Agriculture and Motorsports Museum. His track, featuring several trains that pass through mountains, towns, the countryside ...

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  11. Fair inducted into boxing Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Messenger

    ... but when I was there, they called me to the ring and handed me a plaque. Fair was also honored in 2011 by the Kossuth County Racing Hall of Fame, and is a member of the Sports Park Drivers Hall of Fame. On his 10 acres of land near Manson, Fair has ...

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  12. Myrl AndersonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Sentinel

    ... Visitation will be held 1-2 p.m. Sunday at the church. Myrl Keith Anderson was born March 8, 1921, in rural Kossuth County, Iowa, to Christ and Josephine (Thorson) Anderson. He was baptized on May 8, 1921, and confirmed on Sept. 2, 1934, at Shiloh ...

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  13. Ruth a. EischenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Messenger

    ... active member of the community. She was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, Rosary Society, board of Kossuth County Hospital auxiliary, Compassionate Friends and a Hospice Volunteer. Ruth is survived by her husband Phil; children, Nancy ...

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  14. Pollock to head Clayton County ConservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Estherville Spirit

    Pollock, from Volga, Iowa, will be returning to her home county. Her last day as naturalist for Emmet County will be April 17. A graduate of Luther College in Decorah with a degree is psychology and social work, Pollock interned with the Clay County Conservation Board for two seasons before coming on as Emmet County naturalist September 2012.

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  15. Supervisors Nix Temporary Salary AdjustmentRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Democrat

    ... it and come up and present it to us." "Renee VonBokern could do it for us, she's done the same thing for Kossuth County, and we pay her for things like this," Graettinger pointed out. "Renee had a copy of our handbook and went through it," agreed ...

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  16. Nancy Ferrell ends 53-year careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Messenger

    For more than a half century, anyone who has shopped for furniture in Fort Dodge is likely to have encountered Nancy Ferrell. The longtime Mikos & Matt Furniture team member has been on the job serving the store's customers since 1961- 53 years.

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  17. Farm Service Agency UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KICD-AM Spencer

    This week is with Angie Christian of the Kossuth County FSA Office. She talks about upcoming sign-up deadlines, CRP topics and burning plans.

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  18. Just Published: "Global Ethanol - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... oil and bio-diesel sales and management services. The company's production sites include Lakota, located in Kossuth County, Iowa; and Riga, located in Michigan's Lenawee County between the cities of Blissfield and Riga. Its current projects include ...

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  19. Tractor talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Messenger

    Few know as much about antique tractors as the man who spoke at the Kossuth County Agriculture and Motorsports Museum on Sunday. David Morrison of West Concord, Minnesota, spoke to a small crowd about the history of each of the tractors at the museum.

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  20. Marching on St. Patrick's DayRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Messenger

    The 33rd annual Kossuth County St. Patrick's Day parade and celebration in Algona has a tradition of being held on the actual holiday come rain, shine, snow, sleet or falling in the middle of the week. It's a distinction organizers are proud of, said Joe Straub, a long-time participant of the parade and festivities.

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