Brian Wilson

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Dec 08

Geraldine Wolfe–Algona

Funeral services for Geraldine Wolfe, 85, of Algona will be held Tuesday at 10:30AM at St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona. Visitation will begin at 9:30 Monday and go until time of the service. Memorials may be made in Geraldine’s honor to the Breast Cancer Foundation. Lentz Funeral Home of Algona is in charge of …

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Dec 08

Dick Brown–West Bend

Funeral services for Dick Brown, 93, of West Bend will be held Monday at 10:30AM at the United Methodist Church in West Bend. Visitation will be held from 2-5pm Sunday at the church. Harris Funeral Home of West Bend is in charge of the arrangements.   http://www.harrisfuneralservices.com/obituary/4457986  

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Dec 08

Dean Eugene Doughan–Britt

Funeral services for Dean Eugene Doughan, 56, of Britt will be held Monday at 10:30AM at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Britt. Visitation will go from 1:30-4:30 Sunday at the church with a Scriptural Wake Service at 1:30, followed by a Rosary with the visitation to follow. Ewing Funeral Home in Britt is in charge …

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Dec 07

Dodge Street Project Discussed at Work Session

–The Algona City Council hosted a work-session following their regular meeting Monday to look at concepts for the Dodge Street reconstruction project. Casey Byers is a Landscape Architect with Bolton & Menk and he went through the design options with the council and those in attendance.     Byers says that parking along Dodge Street …

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Dec 06

KWI Looking to Get More Active

–Members of the Kossuth Wellness Initiative are looking for ways to get more active, teaming up with Live Healthy Iowa to improve the county’s Active Index. Pam Wymore with the Kossuth County Board of Supervisors says the county is one of the groups getting involved.     Wymore says they have about half of their …

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Dec 05

AMU Lays Out Budget to City Council

–The Algona City Council approved a resolution accepting the 2017 Calendar Year Budget for Algona Municipal Utilities at their meeting Monday. AMU General Manager John Bilsten addressed the council and laid out some of the projects they will undertake in the near future.       Bilsten says they will make improvements to their electrical …

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Dec 04

Radio Broadcaster and Producer Fired After Racial Comments Surface

–story by Bob Fisher   A pair of Forest City radio employees have been fired after making racially-insensitive comments during a Forest City boys basketball game last week. During last Tuesday’s Forest City-Eagle Grove basketball doubleheader, KIOW play-by-play announcer Orin Harris can be heard talking with an in-studio broadcast producer on an online video broadcast …

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Dec 04

Parents Asked to Monitor Kid’s Online Activity

–The Algona Police Department is warning parents to keep a close eye on who their children interact with online. Last week the department reached out via social media, stating that they have seen an uptick in the number of children who are being solicited online by people they don’t know to do a wide variety …

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