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  1. Deery Bros. Season Begins At Crawford Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Speed Sport News

    ... should make for an exciting conclusion to the series." The previous Deery race at Denison was held in 1994. Kossuth County Speedway in Algona has also hosted just one tour event, in 2008, and brings the series back for a July 2 show. "If we get all ...

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  2. Mary CoyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sentinel

    ... relationship with the Lord and looked forward to the beautiful gardens in heaven. She was involved in the Kossuth County, Iowa, Cow Belle Association, a St. Luke's volunteer, and Ladies Aide member at Trinity Lutheran Church in Elmore. She very much ...

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  3. Armstrong to again pursue county dispatchingRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Estherville Spirit

    ... would have been called if there had been a drunk driver. Buum said Armstrong is partially dispatching through Kossuth County, but Merrill said, "They're not any backup. It's an officer safety issue for me." Pluth said dispatching was available 24 ...

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  4. Edwin WibbenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Hawk Eye

    Edwin John "Ed" Wibben, 75, of Mount Pleasant died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at his home. Born Jan. 17, 1939, in Kossuth County, he was the ...

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  5. Data show per-person liquor sales for Iowa countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The top Iowa counties for per-person liquor sales are vacation or population centers, but there are exceptions, such as Kossuth County in northern Iowa. The latest report from the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division shows that in the fiscal year that ended in 2014, there were 3.12 gallons of liquor sold in Kossuth County for every person age 21 and older.

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  6. Algona readies for 2015 and beyondRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | The Messenger

    ... for the betterment of economic development in Algona, Navratil said. "Previously, we were partnered with Kossuth County Economic Development Corporation," she said. "There's been a trend statewide where there's been the countywide economic ...

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  7. Farm Machinery Thief ChargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | KICD-AM Spencer

    ... s in Iowa and was reported stolen to the Emmet County Sheriff's Department, Estherville Police Department and Kossuth County Sheriff's Department.

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  8. Kossuth County helps its kidsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... g, and also participating in Toys For Tots and a drive to get needy children snow boots. To donate, visit the Kossuth County CARE team at 109 N. Lantry St., Algona, or by mail at P.O. Box 353, Algona, IA 50511.

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  9. Kaib Nativity SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Messenger

    The internationally famous Kaib Nativity Scene is open from 2 to 8 p.m. today and Saturday, and from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Kossuth County Fairgrounds, 114 S. Thorington St., Algona.

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  10. Holiday lighting ceremony tonight; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... - Authorities say people only minor injuries were reported after a seven-vehicle pileup in northern Iowa's Kossuth County. The Iowa State Patrol says an eastbound semitrailer hit the back of a car that slowed for a snowplow. The car was pushed into ...

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  11. Semi hitting car set off 7-vehicle pileupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Authorities say people only minor injuries were reported after a seven-vehicle pileup in northern Iowa's Kossuth County. The accident was reported Wednesday on U.S. Highway 18 near Sexton.

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  12. Wintry Weather Leads to Pile Up in Northern IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    There was a seven vehicle pile up in northern Iowa Wednesday and weather conditions can be blamed in part for the accident. Only minor injuries were reported in the accident on U.D. Highway 18 near Sexton in Kossuth County.

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  13. Racing hall of famer visits AlgonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Messenger

    Kossuth County Racing and Knoxville Raceway hall-of-famer Norm Wiemers loves to talk about his 30-year racing career. By JESSE MAJOR jmajor@messengernews.net ALGONA - Kossuth County Racing and Knoxville Raceway hall-of-famer Norm Wiemers loves to talk about his 30-year racing career.

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  14. Chain reaction auto accident in Kossuth CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | KIMT

    ... of Algona. A chain reaction accident ensued involving several other vehicles. Tretts and Sadler were taken to Kossuth County Regional Health Center for treatment of their injuries. Lockrem was cited for failure to stop within an assured clear ...

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    Nov 20, 2014 | KICD-AM Spencer

    The Kossuth County Sheriffs Office said the accident Tuesday happened, as Michael Armstrong was backing a 2001 Freightliner semi-trailer onto 120th Avenue from 510 Street. He cut the corner short, losing control, and the truck went into the ditch and rolled over.

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  16. Crash fatal to elderly coupleRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Messenger

    Edward Foertsch, 88, and his wife, Agnes Foertsch, 84, both of Algona, were pronounced dead at the scene on the south edge of the Kossuth County town of Bancroft. Edward Foertsch was driving a 2014 Chrysler Grand Caravan south on P44.

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  17. Elderly couple killed in north Iowa accidentRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    An 88-year-old man and his 84-year-old wife have been killed in collisions with two semitrailers at an intersection in northern Iowa's Kossuth County. The patrol says a minivan driven by Edward Foertsch, of Algona, was headed south on a county road when it failed to stop at an intersection.

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  18. Two dead in Kossuth County collisionRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Messenger

    According to the Iowa State Patrol, Edward Foertsch was driving a 2014 Chrysler Grand Caravan on Kossuth County Road P44.

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  19. Elderly couple killed in north Iowa accidentRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    An 88-year-old man and his 84-year-old wife have been killed in collisions with two semitrailers at an intersection in northern Iowa's Kossuth County. The patrol says a minivan driven by Edward Foertsch, of Algona, was headed south on a county road when it failed to stop at an intersection.

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  20. Funds to help Algona youthRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... make awareness that there are still people who choose to go ahead and smoke," she said. "Many of our parks in Kossuth County have also gone no-smoking, nicotine-free, but the problem has been enforcing it. Someone can call it in, but by the time ...

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