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Public Safety Center Vote Set for November 4th

Public Safety Center Vote Set for November 4th

The cost is almost the same, but there is a major difference in this vote. The Winnebago County Public Safety Center will once again come up for a vote on November 4th, but this time there are changes. First is the most obvious in that it will not have the cooperation of the Forest City Police

Blood Donation

Forest City Blood Drive Today

The Forest City Community Blood Drive will be held today from 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM at St. James Catholic Church, 906 West O Street. To reward and recognize blood donors for making a vital contribution to their community, donors will receive points for their donation that they can redeem at the LifeServe Online Store for

Kanawha Labor Day

Kanawha Labor Day Celebrations Planned

The Kanawha Labor Day celebrations have been arranged and will get underway on Labor Day weekend. Organizer Larry Cooper tells KIOW News all about the Saturday celebrations. The event is essentially a fund raiser which has a very long history of benefitting area youth. The public is invited to attend the event which begins August


Evening Canoe Float Coming to Forest City (Audio)

As the beginning of the school year draws closer, families probably want to spend a little more quality time together. The Winnebago County Conservation Board has just the evening. The Evening Canoe Float will be at Thorpe Park tonight. Winnebago County Conservationist Lisa Ralls told KIOW News what is entailed in the float; The Float