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

    Wednesday Dec 24 | 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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  2. Kossuth County helps its kidsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | 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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  3. Kaib Nativity SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | 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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  4. Holiday lighting ceremony tonight; moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. iowasheriff badgeRead the original story w/Photo

    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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 2 killed in Kossuth County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KIMT

    ... will be released Friday morning. The semi drivers were uninjured. The Iowa State Patrol is investigating. The Kossuth County Sheriff's Office, Bancroft Fire Department and Ambulance Service, Algona Ambulance Service, and Kossuth County Medical ...

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  16. Algona Car TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | KICD-AM Spencer

    ... of Algona. The lone occupant escaped out a broken car window and ran into a farm field. Algona Police and the Kossuth County Sheriff's Department searched for the suspect. With the assistance of the public the 14 year old male subject was identified ...

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  17. Algona Rotary Turkey TrotRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Messenger

    Get some exercise before you consume all those calories!! What: 5k or 1 mile fun run/walk When: Thanksgiving morning, 8:00 am registration, 8:30 am start - No rain date Where: Algona Veteran's Park Shelter House Registration Fee: Registration is a free-will donation to the Kossuth County Food Pantry Other: Pets and kids are welcome Registration: Online registration is available at www.algonarotary.org or the morning of the event

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  18. Federal Prison SentencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | KICD-AM Spencer

    At her guilty plea Johnson admitted her involvement from 2012 through February 2014 in a conspiracy that distributed more than 150 grams of actual methamphetamine. She was caught delivering one ounce of methamphetamine to a customer in Kossuth County.

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  19. Market Report, "Global Ethanol - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", publishedRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    ... and bio-diesel sales and management services. The companyi 1 2s production sites include Lakota, located in Kossuth County, Iowa; and Riga, located in Michigani 1 2s Lenawee County between the cities of Blissfield and Riga. Its current projects ...

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  20. Whittemore AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | KICD-AM Spencer

    The Kossuth County Sheriffs office said the accident Friday afternoon. 16-year old Sydney Palen of Whittemore was driving a Grand Prix west on 210th Street, and approached an intersection too quickly.

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