The Hancock County Board of Supervisors is continuing its investigation into the pros and cons of hiring a full-time county engineer versus a part-time engineer. Currently, Hancock County shares Engineer Adam Clemons on a part-time […]
Betty J. (Frye) McClenahan, 94, formerly of Belmond, passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019, at Heart to Home – Lake Manor in Mendota Heights, Minnesota. Funeral services for Betty McClenahan will be held on […]
Norma Jean (Waage) Thompson, age 86, of Belmond, IA, went to be with her Lord on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at the Rehabilitation Center of Belmond. Funeral services will be held Weds., October 16, 2019, at […]
The Forest City Council has appropriated funds to replace the furnace in the existing Public Library building. Forest City Mayor Byron Ruiter sais that the furnace is at least 25 years old.
The historic Winnebago County Courthouse has been undergoing a two-year tuck point and reconstruction project to repair water and weather damage issues. The cost has been significant and to the point where the county has […]
Forest City officials have purchased a used garbage truck that will be used for recycling. The city was forced into the position because the recycling company that is used by the city stopped neighborhood pick […]
An annual event will take place south of Belmond geared toward area youth. Those who enjoy hunting pheasant will have the chance to do so during this weekend event. Reservations are required. KIOW’s Tony Andrews […]