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NIACC Proudly Presents “African Wildlife Safari” Film

NIACC Proudly Presents “African Wildlife Safari” Film

The 2014-15 Travel and Adventure Film Series continues with “African Wildlife Safari” at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7 in the North Iowa Community Auditorium, located on the North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) campus. The 2014-15 Travel and Adventure Series is sponsored by NIACC. For Americans, Tanzania may seem to be a place of


Hancock County Health System Welcomes New Provider

Hancock County Health System (HCHS) welcomes new Family Medicine provider Lacy Halsrud, ARNP-FNP, MSN, BSN, to its medical staff. Halsrud received her Advanced Registered Nursing Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Rush University in Chicago, Illinois; her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa; her Associates degree in Nursing


Smokey Joe’s Cafe to Premeire at NIACC

Smokey Joe’s Café as they take the stage at the North Iowa Community Auditorium on the NIACC campus at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 5, 2014. Tickets, row A-V, are $55 in advance; tickets, row W-Z, are $40 in advance.  All tickets purchased on the day of the show and at the door are $60.

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Dam Mud Halts Drainage

The Winnebago County Board of Supervisors has doubled its bounty on beavers after having troubles with the animals building dams in their drainage districts. Farmers there have already removed a dam built into one drainage ditch and are hoping to catch the beaver before he builds another one. Winnebago County Conservation Board Chairman Robert Schwartz

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Breast Cancer Awareness Hitting the Area

It is all around residents here in Forest City and surrounding communities, the push to make greater awareness of breast cancer. Stores have pink ribbons, local high school and college teams are wearing pink. Even professional sports teams are getting into the act with the NFL using pink penalty flags and requiring the color to be