Category: Local News

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 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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