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Fort Dodge man charged with attempted murder after shooting incident

Fort Dodge man charged with attempted murder after shooting incident

FORT DODGE – A Fort Dodge man has been charged with attempted murder after a recent shooting incident. On the morning of September 27, 2021, at approximately 12:30 AM, officers…

Pedestrian and bike trail over halfway finished in Cerro Gordo county

Pedestrian and bike trail over halfway finished in Cerro Gordo county

CERRO GORDO COUNTY – If you are looking for a new place to ride your bike or take a walk, that place is the Prairie Land trail, where Cerro Gordo…

OBIT: Alberta J. Kalkwarf

OBIT: Alberta J. Kalkwarf

Alberta J. Kalkwarf, 87, of Garner died Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at Good Shepherd Health Center in Mason City. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 6, 2021…

OBIT: Martin C. Rogness

OBIT: Martin C. Rogness

Martin C. Rogness, 96, of Garner, formerly of Forest City, died Tuesday, September 28, 2021 in Mankato, MN. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Monday, October 11, 2021…

OBIT: Gerald “Jerry” Johnson

OBIT: Gerald “Jerry” Johnson

Gerald “Jerry” Johnson, age 99, of Havelock, passed away on October 1, 2021 at the Arlington Place in Pocahontas. Funeral services will be 10:00 am on Friday at Trinity Lutheran…

OBIT: Catherine “Katie” Thilges

OBIT: Catherine “Katie” Thilges

Catherine “Katie” Thilges, age 89 formerly of Algona passed away Thursday, September 30, 2021 at her daughter’s home in Urbandale, IA. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00am Friday…

OBIT: Elijah J. Gelhaus

OBIT: Elijah J. Gelhaus

A funeral Mass for Elijah J. Gelhaus, 29, of Ledyard will be held Saturday at 10:30 AM at Divine Mercy Parish ~ St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona. Visitation will…

OBIT: Francis Schafer

OBIT: Francis Schafer

Francis Schafer, age 81 of West Bend, passed away Sunday, October 3rd at his home surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be 10:30 AM on Thursday at Peace Lutheran…

College Wrestling: Former Hawkeye Thomas Gilman wins 2021 World Championship

College Wrestling: Former Hawkeye Thomas Gilman wins 2021 World Championship

OSLO, Norway – Former University of Iowa wrestling All-American Thomas Gilman won the 2021 UWW World Championship on Monday, topping Iran’s Alireza Sarlak, 5-3, in the 57 kg gold medal…

OBIT: Mary M. “Marge” Logan

OBIT: Mary M. “Marge” Logan

Mary Marjorie “Marge” Logan, 96, formerly of Whittemore, died Sept. 7, 2021, at Season’s Hospice in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She was a woman of adventure and strong opinions, leaving the family…

OBIT: Julianna “Julie” Drilling

OBIT: Julianna “Julie” Drilling

Julianna “Julie” Drilling, 58, of Nashua, passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021 surrounded by her family at home. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October…

How to boost your leadership skills

How to boost your leadership skills

All companies need good leaders, and all good leaders need strong leadership skills. Whether you are already in a managerial role or hoping to progress to one in the near…