05/17/2022 - 1:29pm
                Commencement at Clarion-Goldfield-Dows High School took place on a beautiful, sunny day this past weekend. The event was held on Sunday, May 15 with a good size crowd present at the high school gym. 68 graduates were recognized. The...


03/23/2022 - 6:46am
Iowa legislators pulled an eminent domain bill before it got to the floor, but say they will call a special session to protect landowner rights if a large number of easements are not signed. Meanwhile, CO2 pipeline companies are working feverishly...


Nevan Foss hands off the baton to Aidan Harrington during the Cowboys state-qualifying 4x200 meter relay. Photo by Jake Ryder, Mid-America Publishing
05/17/2022 - 11:19am
The Cowboys track team also fought through scorching conditions at Grundy Center, and although they had a few disappointments, there were some impressive personal bests that resulted in state qualifications.  Junior Nevan Foss automatically...


05/17/2022 - 9:29am
A funeral service for Ron Baas, 67, of Algona, was held 10:00 AM Friday, May 20, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Algona. The service was be livestreamed on the following link:, and can be viewed there. Burial took place at...

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