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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:48am
  The Leader was the recipient of awards for feature story writing and advertising at the Iowa Newspaper Association’s Convention and Trade Show, held Feb. 7-8 in Des Moines. Curran McLaughlin, regional editor, won first place in Class II...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:35am
            Last week we ran a story detailing Andrea Toppin qualifying for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Atlanta for the Marathon event. This week we follow her journey leading up to qualifying for Atlanta.  ...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:18am
GARNER – The Garner City Council set the date of the public hearing for the proposed $8.7 million city budget for fiscal year 2019-20, will be held 7 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 26. Property tax askings for the city are up - $1,539,823 for FY20...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:15am
GARNER – The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura board of education had a shortened agenda on Feb. 11 due to weather concerns. GHV will appear on the spring agenda of the School Budget Review Committee (SBRC) in order to recoup Modified Supplemental Aid...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:12am
With the winter blowing around the town, Kanawha City Council held their regular meeting on Feb. 12. In police Chief Tony Rasmussen’s report, he told the council about interest from an individual to join as a reserve officer. The council...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:57am
              Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys’ basketball put on a show against South Hardin on Friday hosted at the South Hamilton High School gym.       ...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:54am
              If the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls basketball season could be summed up with a theme it may be “gradual improvement.”        ...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:52am
            The West Hancock basketball team had its final game of the regular season against Clear Lake at home on Feb. 11 and then played its first District game against Central Springs on Friday in Newman on Friday...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:48am
              West Hancock girls basketball will have played for a chance at the State tournament on Monday.             The Eagles...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:39am
              Heavyweight Chandler Redenius made the podium on Saturday to secure fifth place in the Iowa High School State Wrestling Tournament in Des Moines.     ...
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 4:31pm
A Funeral Mass for Kathleen Griffin will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, February 22, 2019 at St. Cecelia Catholic Church, Algona.  Visitation will be from 4:00 to 6:30 PM on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Oakcrest Funeral Services, Algona with...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 10:26am
            December 2 was a perfect day.             Welln in Sacramento, Calif. it was anyways.           ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 2:32pm
FOREST CITY – A new non-profit organization to assist families of those who have lost their lives in service to their country has joined forces with a local music festival. Families of the Fallen, Inc. is the idea of Andy Klein. Klein, a...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 11:42am
              Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys basketball finished their regular season with a game against their TIC East equivalent in Rockford on Feb. 5.      ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 11:39am
            For the third time this season, the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura girls basketball team played against Forest City, this time on the road.             For the...
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