Algona Woman Latest “1440” Honoree

–An Algona woman is the “1440 Citizen of the Month” award winner for the month of November.

According to a release from the Kossuth County Sheriff’s office, Sandy Reefer was nominated by several people who all commented on her positive and kind attitude towards others.

Sandy has been a long time volunteer for the Kossuth County CARE Team and the Retired Seniors Volunteer Program (RSVP). She has been a pen pal to area youth and is known for sharing her large garden and love for cooking.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Sandy has personally provided baked goods for employees at the Law Enforcement Center on a daily basis.

Besides the recognition, Reefer receives gift cards to Casey’s and HyVee for being named the “1440 Citizen of the Month”.

If you know someone who should be nominated for the award, send a message to Sheriff Roger Fisher by emailing or stop by the Sheriff’s Office and request a nomination form.