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Biden wins, again: Congress passes massive $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill

Biden wins, again: Congress passes massive $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Joe Biden secured another major victory for the American people Friday when Congress passed his massive $1.2 trillion dollar infrastructure bill. Just as the latest national…

Northern Iowa man dead in farm accident

Northern Iowa man dead in farm accident

CLERMONT, IOWA – A Northern Iowa man is dead in a farm accident. On November 4, 2021 at approximately 1:48 P.M., the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call…

OBIT: Suzanne Stoffel

OBIT: Suzanne Stoffel

A memorial Mass for Sue will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at the Divine Mercy Parish ~ St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona. Visitation will…

John V. Hanson Career Center opens in Forest City

John V. Hanson Career Center opens in Forest City

FOREST CITY – Almost a year to the day from when ground was broken, the John V. Hanson Career Center officially opened today to students and the public. Local and…

OBIT: Richard Perrin

OBIT: Richard Perrin

Richard “Dick” Lee Perrin, 87, of Osage, passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021 at the Osage Rehab and Health Care Center in Osage. A funeral Mass for Richard Perrin will…

OBIT: Dorothy Vagts

OBIT: Dorothy Vagts

Dorothy Vagts, age 92, of Cresco, passed away peacefully October 26, 2021 at her home with family by her side. Dorothy Levine Gardner was born March 2, 1929 to Jacob…

College Basketball: Iowa defeats Slippery Rock, 99-47

College Basketball: Iowa defeats Slippery Rock, 99-47

IOWA CITY – Iowa defeated Slippery Rock, 99-47, in a home game exhibition Friday evening. Iowa used a 24-0 run in the second half to bust open this game.  Patrick…

Iowa man dead after losing control and crashing vehicle

Iowa man dead after losing control and crashing vehicle

POLK COUNTY – An Iowa man is dead after losing control and crashing his vehicle in Polk county. At approximately 10:27 p.m. on Saturday, October 30, 2021, Deputies from the…

U.S. State Department press briefing for November 3, 2021: President Biden’s international diplomacy success, transatlantic trade, lowering energy prices, securing supply chains, war in Africa

U.S. State Department press briefing for November 3, 2021: President Biden’s international diplomacy success, transatlantic trade, lowering energy prices, securing supply chains, war in Africa

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. State Department held a press briefing on November 3, 2021, touching on subjects ranging from President Biden’s international diplomacy success, transatlantic trade, lowering energy prices,…

OBIT: Leona Mae Van Hove

OBIT: Leona Mae Van Hove

A memorial service for Leona will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, November 12, 2021, at the First Congregational Church in Buffalo Center. Visitation will be held from 5…

OBIT: Diane Kulow

OBIT: Diane Kulow

Dianne Kulow, of Peachtree City, GA, passed away peacefully Saturday, October 30, 2021 after a short battle with cancer. She arrived, loving firstborn daughter, into the welcoming arms of her…