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Winnebago County Fair Queen Contestants Sought

Winnebago County Fair Queen Contestants Sought

The Winnebago County Fair Board is looking for young ladies ages 16 to 21 to take part in the 2015 Winnebago County Fair Queen Competition. Residents of Winnebago County or young ladies who attend Forest City, Lake Mills, or North Iowa schools. Officials stress that applications are due on Tuesday, July 7th. Those who want to enter

Goodell Audit Shows Duty Weaknesses

The City of Goodell was petitioned by its citizens to perform its first ever state audit. Citizens have the right to create such action if they feel it necessary. The audit was conducted by the state auditor’s office. The auditor found nothing wrong any particular individual, but did find issues regarding to the delegation of

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Diabetes Seminar Scheduled in Garner

The Hancock County Health system is offering a seminar on diabetes for those affected by, and for those who know of loved ones with diabetes. The class is called “Diabetes: Take Control, Live Healthy”. Those living with diabetes face many challenges. For women, it means there could be problems  such as a miscarriage or babies