WEST BEND—The Iowa DNR responded Wednesday afternoon, April 14, to a manure spill in Lotts Creek, about two miles northeast of West Bend. Precision Pumping, a commercial manure application company, was land applying manure through an umbilical rig...
ALGONA—Two more deaths have been recorded in Kossuth County due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. According to the state’s website, the local death toll is now at 62. Fifty-four of the deaths were recorded with COVID-19 as the primary cause of death. The...
SENECA—Democrats’ efforts to pass a $2 trillion infrastructure bill, voting legislation and work by President Joe Biden’s administration to outright reject the policies of the President Donald Trump drew sharp comments from U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst...
Cheri Waechter, head of the Gala dinner, and Derrick Kirsch, a senior at BGHS, prepare to deliver meals to Gala supporters. Learn how much money was raised and see more photos in the April 15 Advance.  
KOSSUTH—The Kossuth County Community Foundation (KCCF) held its annual grant awards celebration on April 7 announcing the distribution of $108,496.35 to 17 projects of organizations serving Kossuth County through its 2021 grant cycle.   See who...

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September 15, 1923 — April 3, 2021 Phyllis Burt, age 97 of Algona, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Good Shepherd Health Center in Mason City. Funeral...

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