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  1. Cruz's Iowa victory could show Big Corn's waning influenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... Cruz won with 28 percent of the vote, compared with 24 percent for Trump, in a victory that included taking Kossuth County, the state's biggest corn-producing county. The result was a setback for corn farmers in the country's biggest ...

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  2. Here's How Anti-Ethanol Cruz Beat Trump In Corn CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... Politics", "description" : "The latest political news from 24/7 News.", "slug" : "24-7-News-Politics" } } Kossuth County, which produced 57.2 million bushels of corn in 2014 , favored Cruz over Tump Monday night. Kossuth County is the biggest ...

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  3. Cruz makes case to Iowa Republicans he's most 'consistentaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... journey," Cruz told reporters before speaking with voters at a restaurant in the rural hamlet of Fenton in Kossuth County. "But it all comes down to these last 77 hours." Locked in a tight battle with Donald Trump, Cruz declined to second-guess his ...

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  4. Cruz: Trump owed Iowans 'humility' to debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Ted Cruz on Friday swatted chief rival Donald Trump for skipping Thursday evening's presidential debate in Des Moines and suggested that the move raises questions about his fitness for the White House. The Texas Republican, speaking to reporters during a campaign swing through sparsely populated Kossuth County in north central Iowa, said the New York celebrity businessman's decision to back out of the Fox News prime time debate was disrespectful of the voters and showed a lack of "humility" that is essential to good leadership.

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  5. Support for Iowa Lakes Bond ReferendumRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | The Democrat

    As Executive Director of Kossuth/Palo Alto County Economic Development Corporation, I strongly encourage residents to vote in support of the upcoming bond referendum for Iowa Lakes Community College. As a partner in economic development, ILCC provides educational opportunities to students, adult continuing education classes, and training for our local business and industry.

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  6. Algona Drug ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | KICD-AM Spencer

    Around 10:30 Monday night, the Kossuth County Sheriffs Office and Algona Police executed a search warrant at 319 West State Street.

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  7. Burt Teen Struck By CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KICD-AM Spencer

    On Friday night, the Kossuth County Sheriffs Office said the accident happened at the intersection of 500th Street and 60th Avenue, in Swea City. 17-year old Christian Whitesell of Swea City was heading east on 500th Street in a 1994 Chevy Lumina, looking for a friend who called for assistance to a disabled vehicle.

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  8. Robert - Bob' D. StenzelRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Sentinel

    ... of four brothers to August and Elsie (Brocker) Stenzel on Jan. 15, 1928. He was born on a farm in northern Kossuth County, IA, and grew up on a farm near Elmore, MN. He attended rural school through the eighth grade, and graduated from Elmore High ...

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  9. Kinnetz Named As Clerk Of CourtRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | The Democrat

    A Storm Lake woman has been named to assume the duties of Clerk of Court for PaloAlto and Kossuth Counties. District Court Administrator Leesa McNeill announced the appointment on Monday, Dec. 28. "The district judges of the 3A judicial election sub-district have selected JoAnn Kinnetz, Clerk of Court for Buena Vista County to also be the Clerk of Court for Kossuth County and Palo Alto County when Mary Ellen Munn retires at the end of January," McNeill stated.

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  10. Amos - Buster' Dale KesselRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Sentinel

    ... at the Fellowship Hall in Whalan after the services for fellowship and lunch. He was born Oct. 15, 1927, in Kossuth County, Iowa, to Lee and Ethel Kessel. He attended a country school. On Feb. 1, 1950, he married the love of his life Helen Marie ...

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  11. BV Clerk of Court Gets New DutiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | KICD-AM Spencer

    It was announced Monday, The district judges of the 3A judicial election sub-district have selected JoAnn Kinnetz, Clerk of Court for Buena Vista County to also be the Clerk of Court for Kossuth County and Palo Alto County when Mary Ellen Munn retires at the end of January. The Code of Iowa allows one clerk to serve as clerk for up to four contiguous counties.

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  12. Camp Algona POW Museum Nativity SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | The Messenger

    The Camp Algona POW Museum Nativity Scene is on display from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and noon to 8 p.m. on Sunday at the museum, located in the Kossuth County Fairgrounds, Algona.

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  13. Camp Algona POW Museum Nativity SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | The Messenger

    The Camp Algona POW Museum Nativity Scene is on display from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and noon to 8 p.m. on Sunday at the museum, located in the Kossuth County Fairgrounds, Algona.

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  14. Camp Algona POW Museum Nativity SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | The Messenger

    The Camp Algona POW Museum Nativity Scene is on display from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and noon to 8 p.m. on Sunday at the museum, located in the Kossuth County Fairgrounds, Algona.

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  15. Barn in continuous use since 1935Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Messenger

    Kevin Gray lives west of Titonka in Kossuth County on the farm purchased by his grandparents, Henry and Grace Gray, in 1929. His parents, Mervin and Iona Gray, became the new owners in 1951 and built a new house next to the barn in 1978.

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  16. Clerk of Court Mary Ellen Munn to RetireRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Democrat

    Clerk of Court Mary Ellen Munn will retire as Clerk of Court for Kossuth County and Palo Alto County at the end of January, 2016. Mary Ellen has served as the Clerk of Court since 2006 and has worked in the clerk of court office in supporting clerical positions since 1982.

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  17. Republicans Denounce Trump But Opposition Stops ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... g. We can't just sit here and let this cancer grow. It's got to be controlled," Wendell Steven, chair for the Kossuth County GOP, told NBC News.

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  18. Highway 169 AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | KICD-AM Spencer

    The Kossuth County Sheriffs Office said the accident happened Friday afternoon, near the Smith Lake entrance on Highway 169. 16-year old Tyler Decker of Algona wa driving a 2008 Chevy Malibu south, when he then lost control of the vehicle and it went into the northbound lane, striking a 2002 Chevy Blazer, driven by 69-year old John Laage of Fenton.

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  19. Wesley native joins Missionary of Oblates of Mary OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    ... here and there, and release two or three men for these new needs. And that continues today." Growing up in Kossuth County, Father Studer recalled an Oblate missionary, stationed at Our Lady of the Ozarks High School Seminary, in Carthage, Mo., ...

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  20. 2nd Annual Algona Rotary Turkey TrotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Messenger

    What: 5k or 1 mile fun run/walk When: Thanksgiving morning, 8:00 am registration, 8:30 am start - No rain date Where: Veteran's Park Shelter House in Algona Registration Fee: Registration is a free-will donation to the Kossuth County Food Pantry T-Shirts: T-shirts are optional for $16-$18 depending on size Other: Pets and kids are welcome Registration: Online registration is available at www.algonarotary.org or the morning of the event

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