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  1. FarmLink Releases Tool Showing Farmers' Increased Yield OpportunitiesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    FARMLINK RELEASES TOOL SHOWING FARMERS' INCREASED YIELD OPPORTUNITIES Mar. 2, 2015 Source: FarmLink news release In their hunt for yield and profitability, farmers and their advisors are using a new benchmarking tool this year to optimize input use and realize productivity opportunities. At this year's Commodity Classic, FarmLink highlighted how its benchmarking tool, TrueHarvest, has identified significant opportunity for farmers across the country by showcasing additional bushels and revenue in each Iowa county as an example.

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  2. Iowa County Data Has Kossuth On Top Of CornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | WHO-TV

    ... while the 40.5 bushel per acre yields in Decatur County held up the bottom end. On corn grown for grain, Kossuth County produces 57.2 million bushels; roughly 2.5 percent of production. Yields in Kossuth County averaged 200.9 bushels to the acre, ...

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  3. Racing around AlgonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | The Messenger

    ... " she said. In addition, the day's events also included a softball tournament in Veterans Park and staff from Kossuth County Conservation offered crafts and other activities.

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  4. 4 percent raise suggested for elected officialsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 30 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... of the court filings by the Emmet County Attorney is higher than Kossuth and Palo Alto counties. She said the Kossuth County Attorney is just a part-time position and also both those county attorneys make more than the Emmet County Attorney. ...

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  5. Mildred I. CarlsonRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Sentinel

    ... Iowa, the daughter of Fred and Lea (Kesler) Barney. She attended country school near the MN-IA border in Kossuth County. After her father's death in 1944, the family moved to Fairmont and Mildred graduated from Fairmont High School in 1946. She was ...

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  6. Growth efforts saluted in PocahontasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Messenger

    "What we can all accomplish working together is just amazing," said Tom Grau, director of the Pocahontas County Economic Development Commission. Stacy Besch, a business owner from Algona in Kossuth County, said getting worthwhile things done in smaller communities requires effort by the people that live there.

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  7. Almost, Maine' opens Feb. 6Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    ... That two-month skirmish earned him $18 and warrants for 40 acres in Hamilton County and 120 acres in Kossuth County. Following a life of adventure as a sailor, fisherman, gold digger, farmer, merchant, and banker, he shocked the city when the terms ...

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

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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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  9. Mary CoyRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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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  10. Armstrong to again pursue county dispatchingRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | 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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  11. Edwin WibbenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | 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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  12. Data show per-person liquor sales for Iowa countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | 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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  13. Algona readies for 2015 and beyondRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | 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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  14. Data show per-person liquor sales for Iowa countiesRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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