04/01/2020 - 3:01pm
The Pony Express Riders of Iowa announced on March 22 that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Easter weekend ride and festivities done every year would be cancelled for 2020. President of Pony Express Riders of Iowa, Johnny Johnson said in the...


04/01/2020 - 2:51pm
This week’s topic: The curious case of eSports in the age of social distancing. I’m running out of ways to introduce pandemic-related topics without it being cliché. Almost the whole of the sports ecosystem has been shut down completely. Some...


Tate Hagen, IFCA, Class A, Player of the Year, West Hancock, football, Eagles
Tate Hagen with the 2019 Class A State Championship. Submitted Photo.
04/01/2020 - 3:07pm
Senior Tate Hagen continues to add on to his impressive senior year as a student-athlete. The running back and linebacker was named as Class A Player of the Year by the Iowa Football Coaches Association. Hagen was a pivotal part of West Hancock’s...


04/01/2020 - 3:11pm
Janice (Jan) K. Erdman Holenda died March 29, 2020 at Hospice of North Iowa.             Jan was born Sept. 7, 1943 to Cecil and Mildred Koepke. Jan grew up in Algona, and graduated from Algona High School in 1961. During a basketball game, Jan met...

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