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Victorian Stroll COVID-19 altered

For the first time since 1999, the Albia square store windows will not be filled with living cards for the Victorian Stroll. The Victorian … Read more


Sea of ‘red’ takes Monroe County

It appears that the next president of the United States is Joe Biden, although lawsuits filed by Donald Trump in multiple “battleground” st… Read more


VandenBerg calls it a career after 32 years in Treasurer’s office

The addition is pretty simple. 57 + 32 = 89. And that means for government employees in the IPERS system they can call it a career. Actuall… Read more



All district football by the numbers

The only Albia All-District football player who didn’t have a single statistic was second teamer Zack Jones, Albia’s senior center. Ironica… Read more


School district offers up rules for winter sports practice, play

Editor’s note: At press time the governor anounced a new list of COVID-19 guidelines that could affect the following list of Albia school d… Read more


XC boys qualify for state as runner-up team

After storms delayed the running of the state cross country qualifying meet at Lake Panorama Thursday, the Albia boys ran Friday and qualif… Read more



Thanksgiving will happen

First of all, I want to wish all of you a most blessed Thanksgiving. Oh, I know that in many respects it will be a very different one. I re… Read more


The irony of shutting down Thanksgiving

My wife and I really didn’t have to think about changing plans for Thanksgiving this year because half of our family is in Alabama for the … Read more


A shameful way to treat the elderly

Today, I want to share a couple of insights with you. Read more



Margaret Kurimski (1927-2020)

Margaret Leona Kurimski, age 93, of Albia, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, at the Monroe County Hospital in Albia. Read more

Brenda Selby (1956-2020)

Brenda Joyce Selby, age 64, of Albia, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, at her home in Albia. Read more


Gladys Marian Grimes (1918-2020)

Gladys Marian Grimes joined her beloved husband David and other family members and the Savior she loved so much, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, at… Read more

Upcoming Events

Victorian Stroll

The Albia Victorian Stroll Committee is proceeding with plans to have the Victorian Stroll this yea… Read more


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