Category: Featured

Feb 15

Bishop Garrigan Parts Ways with Boys Basketball Head Coach Harry Condoleon

KLGA Sports has learned that Bishop Garrigan High School relieved Harry Condoleon of all boys basketball head coaching duties on Wednesday afternoon, one day before the team’s scheduled postseason opener, originally set for Thursday, Feb. 14th at 8:00 p.m. Due to inclement weather, the game has been postponed to Friday, Feb. 15th at the same …

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Feb 14

Postponements and Cancellations for Friday, 2-16-19

To get your announcement posted to our website today (Feb 16), please email  berniem@algonaradio.com Announcements The Algona VFW dance for Saturday, February 16 is canceled. Snow Ordinance: The City of Titonka has issued a Snow Ordinance is in effect until 6:00 P.M. on Sunday, February 17th The City of Whittemore has issued a snow emergency effective …

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Feb 13

Board Settles Lawsuit with Former Principal

–The Algona School Board approved a legal settlement with a former administrator during their meeting Monday evening. According to the settlement agreement, Stacy Mueller filed suit against the school district after her position was eliminated last July as a part of budget cuts within the district. Mueller was the only female administrator in the district, …

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Feb 12

Finalists Named for Algona Superintendent Position

–The Algona School Board has selected 3 finalists for the District’s Superintendent position. According to a press release, the board spent 25 minutes with the 8 semifinalists this past Thursday and asked them each 9 specific questions about their skills, experiences and qualifications. From those screening interviews and after reviewing application material, the board has …

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Feb 11

Multiple Drug Related Arrests in Algona

–Four area residents are facing drug charges after the Algona Police Department and Kossuth County Sheriff’s Department executed search warrants at 3 separate Algona residences Saturday morning. Police Chief Kendall Pals tells KLGA News the warrants were served around 4 AM Saturday as a result of an ongoing narcotics investigation. As a result of the …

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Feb 11

Broadcast Schedule and Results for the Week of 2/11-2/17

It’s time for postseason play for winter sports teams across the state of Iowa. For a full schedule of this week’s athletic events for area schools, including Hometown Radio’s broadcast schedule, see below. Also, check back in throughout the week for results. Tuesday, Feb. 12th: North Union boys basketball District vs. Northwood-Kensett, 6:00 p.m. This …

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Feb 08

New K9 Officer Joins Algona PD

–The Algona Police Department has a new K-9 Officer on the job. Officer Grant Smith stopped by the KLGA studio with Addy, the newest member of the Algona PD. Smith says it takes time to find a dog that would make a good K9 Officer.   Smith says Addy just recently finished up part of …

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Feb 07

IHSAA Releases Complete District and Substate Brackets for 2019 Postseason

The Iowa High School Athletic Association has released full brackets for the 2019 boys basketball postseason. Algona, Bishop Garrigan, North Union, and West Bend-Mallard now know the challenges ahead and what lies between them and a trip to the state tournament in Des Moines. Find information and links to each team’s draw below. Class 3A …

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