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Kossuth County Newswire

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  1. Johnson brings new ideas to the Emmet County Nature CenterRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Estherville Spirit

    Giving an update on current programs as well as suggesting new ideas during the ENCNF meeting was Emmet County Naturalist, Gunnar Johnson. Johnson recorded 26 program hours, 23 programs and 249 participants and said that attendance has been good at the libraries.

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  2. Kossuth House ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KICD-AM Spencer

    On Thursday morning, the Kossuth County Sheriffs Office and fire departments from Titonka and Buffalo Center responded to the incident at a residence between Titonka and Buffalo Center. An investigation determined a propane gas system had a leak, allowing gas to escape into the home.

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  3. Honoring defenders of freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Messenger

    ... home Vietnam era veterans, touted their cause; flag etiquette was clarified; an update was give on the Kossuth County Freedom Rock project nearing completion in Whittemore; services offered by the Disabled American Veterans were discussed; and an ...

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  4. Whittemore Freedom RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KICD-AM Spencer

    Artist Ray Bubba Sorenson continues the project of painting a Freedom Rock for each of Iowa's 99 counties, and is currently working on the Kossuth County rock, which will be located next to the Whittemore Legion. The design of the rock will have a flag raising at Iwo Jima on the front, and a Gold Star mother receiving a flag on the back.

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  5. Ray - Buster' KeslerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Sentinel

    ... be 2-3 p.m. Friday, June 26, at Grace Lutheran Church. Ray Florian "Buster" Kesler was born Feb. 15, 1930, in Kossuth County, Iowa, the son of Ray and Dorothy Kesler. Buster grew up and attended school in Fairmont, graduating in 1949 from Fairmont ...

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  6. Party in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Messenger

    ... n display will be a helicopter from Mercy Hospital Medical Center, cars from the Algona Police Department and Kossuth County Sheriff's Department and a fire truck.

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  7. Summer highlights: Family reunionsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    ... with their descendants has been limited. Many of our northern cousins showed up for the reunion in Kossuth County and what a great time we had getting acquainted. It was also great to get reacquainted with second-cousins I hadn't seen in decades. I ...

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  8. Spiritual healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | The Messenger

    ... during its dedication Sunday. The chapel was removed from the hospital in the mid-1970s after it became the Kossuth County Hospital. Prior to that, it operated under Sister of Mercy and as St. Ann Hospital. "The need in the area had changed and as ...

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  9. Party in the Park to begin seriesRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Messenger

    "We're excited to give everyone a chance to look and see who these individuals protect us on a year-round basis." On display will a helicopter from Mercy Hospital Medical Center, cars from the Algona Police Department and Kossuth County Sheriff's Department, a fire truck and possibly a canine unit, she said.

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  10. Memorial Day ceremonies around the areaRead the original story

    May 23, 2015 | The Messenger

    ... 10:30 a.m. service begins with the Rev. Marvin Smith as the keynote speaker. Algona - 10:30 a.m., program at Kossuth County Courthouse. Master of ceremonies will be Kevin Mulsbery of American Legion Post 90. The invocation will be done by the Rev. ...

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  11. Algona library is taking its books to marketRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | The Messenger

    ... farmers market vendors to take cards for their produce, as well." The Algona Public Library will be at the Kossuth County Farmers Market, at Dodge and Nebraska streets in Algona, Saturdays, 9 to 11 a.m., through October, and Wednesdays from 3 to 5 ...

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  12. Emergency Road Embargos ApprovedRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | The Democrat

    ... by Wright County that would allow for road embargoes and closures for this purpose. "I've checked with Kossuth County and they have some signs that they used for this purpose that they're done with now that we could get." Supervisor Linus Solberg ...

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  13. Car Accident 1280Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | KICD-AM Spencer

    The Kossuth County Sheriffs Department reports a 2013 Ford Edge driven by Michael Moffit was stopped at a stop sign facing East at the intersection of Highway 15 and 370th Street.

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  14. Iowa Ag Department: Four more probable cases of avian influenza, nine more cases confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... four in Buena Vista County, one in Sioux, one in Cherokee, one in Clay, one in Pocahontas, and another in Kossuth County. That brings the total number of affected chickens and turkeys to more than 20-million across a dozen sites in Iowa. Employees ...

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  15. Iowa Poultry Assn: Avian Influenza Impact On Egg Industry Is An Urgent SituationRead the original story

    May 4, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    IOWA POULTRY ASSN: AVIAN INFLUENZA IMPACT ON EGG INDUSTRY IS AN URGENT SITUATION May 4, 2015 Source: Iowa Poultry Assn news release The Iowa Poultry Association and Iowa Egg Council have been informed of a total of 11 cases of avian influenza on commercial farms, all in northwest Iowa. The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardships announced three of those new poultry cases on April 30 - in Buena Vista County, Kossuth County and Clay County.

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  16. Iowa Poultry Association Statement: Avian Influenza Impact on Iowa Egg Industry an Urgent SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... and Land Stewardships announced three of those new poultry cases on April 30 - in Buena Vista County, Kossuth County and Clay County. Executive Director Randy Olson issued the following statement: "The spread of this disease is a serious and urgent ...

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  17. Bird flu 'probable' in Iowa chicken broiler breeding farmRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Vallejo News

    An Iowa-based chicken broiler breeding farm has initially tested positive for the highly pathogenic H5 bird flu, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship said on Thursday. The facility in Kossuth County, Iowa, houses an estimated 19,000 birds, state officials said.

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  18. USDA: Another case of avian flu is confirmed in SiouxlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... O'Brien, Sac, Buena Vista and Sioux. There are also three probable cases in Buena Vista County and one in Kossuth County that have yet to be confirmed. Operations were carried out throughout Woodbury, Dakota, Union, Plymouth, Sioux and Monona ...

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  19. Iowa chicken broiler breeding farm tests positive for bird fluRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... H5 bird flu, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship confirmed today. The facility in Kossuth County, Iowa, houses an estimated 19,000 birds, state officials said. Birds were dying in greater than normal numbers at the breeding farm, ...

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  20. Four More Probable Cases Of Avian Influenza Found In IowaRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    ... confirmatory testing is pending from the APHIS National Veterinary Services Laboratories (NVSL) in Ames. Kossuth County - Chicken breeder farm with an estimated 19,000 birds that has experienced increased mortality. Initial testing showed it ...

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