COVID, flu are peaking in Hamilton County

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Flu season in the United States begins in October, and ordinarily peaks sometime from December to February. In some years, though, it has been known to drag on until late May. If the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services weekly Iowa Respiratory Virus Surveillance Report is correct, flu ...

Trial for man charged in Officer Cram’s death moved to June

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ALGONA — The trial for a man accused of gunning down Algona Police Officer Kevin Cram last September will face trial for first-degree murder in June. According to court records, 43-year-old Kyle Lou Ricke’s trial has been rescheduled for June 25 at the Kossuth County Courthouse in Algona. ...