Opinion

Don’t you love small-world stories? I’ve written before about my fascination with them. There is just something magical about unexpected connections between strangers on this planet. Connections...
Recently I read the book The Monuments Men by Robert Edsel. It’s a book about the effort that was made to save the precious art works of Europe during World War II.  Reading it made me think of the...
Here at the Camp Algona POW Museum, lifelong residents of Algona and the surrounding area who visit often share their surprise that there were thousands of German prisoners of war held in Iowa during...
“But for myself I say this: I am also a doctor and preacher; yes, as learned and experienced as all the people who have such assumptions and contentment. Yet I must become a child who is being taught...
The last few months at the Kossuth County Agricultural and Motorsports Museum have been active with several events occurring and additional events in the planning stages. Going back several months as...
Food, music, art, history, class reunions, competitions, kids activities, family gatherings – they are all there for your enjoyment at the 2021 Algona Founders’ Day event that begins Thursday night....
It’s a question we frequently hear when it comes to the serving of alcohol in a public setting in this town – other towns can do it, why can’t Algona? The latest discussion surrounds the debate over...
A vast majority profess to hate the subject, perhaps because the ultimate reality is math is at the core of just about everyone’s financial situation.  Over the past few weeks, the Advance has...
A funny thing happened on the way to ... where? or what? Hard to describe what I’m trying to write about. You see, our oldest daughter, Heather, came down from Minneapolis two weeks ago to spend a...
To the Editor: Last week’s front page article on the formation of the new Divine Mercy Parish in our region of the Sioux City Catholic Diocese somehow left out the rest of the story. “Seven parishes...

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