The annual awards banquet for the Forest City Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development were held Tuesday night at Waldorf University. Receiving awards during the ceremony were: Best Business Practice to Forest City Ford, Business of the Year was Nu2U Consignments, New Business of the Year was Paddler’s Tap, a Merit Award was given to […]
Over 300 are expected at the 19th Annual Community Thanksgiving meal held tomorrow in Forest City. The home-made meal will be served at Noon at Immanual Lutheran Church, and according to organizers, is meant to be a place where those without family or finances can gather to enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday. Organizer, Deb Fardel, says […]
The 1st Annual North Iowa ATV/UTV Ride stops at Drillings in Calmar.
A power outage has effected hundreds of customers of Heartland Power in North Iowa, including KIOW Radio. The power was lost at KIOW at 8:15pm on Thursday, and remained off until 12:30am Friday. Heartland Power officials said crews have been working on restoring power to areas like Buffalo Center and Thompson, but the heavy snow […]
Leah Karalius of Forest City wins the $1,000 consolation prize at the KIOW 35th Birthday Bash held at Banks Steakhouse in Forest City. Unfortunately, no one won the $35,000 Grand prize.