Another special event in the area has fallen victim to the pandemic. This time, the Memorial Day celebrations on May 25th will have a new look to it according to American Legion Post 121 Commander […]
The Liberty School Museum in Kanawha, Iowa, which is normally open on Memorial Day for tours, will not be open this Memorial Day (Monday, May 25th) to help decrease the spread of Covid-19. However, as […]
This Memorial Day, while we won’t have the same services and ceremonies we typically take part in, it doesn’t make this tradition any less important. This weekend, let’s continue to commemorate the servicemembers and families who […]
Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) released the following video message in honor of the men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice on behalf of their country.
The pandemic hit the area from a business perspective very hard. Some locations were only open for curbside or delivery service while still others like hair salons were closed altogether. The closures were for weeks […]
Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate partnered with Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Iowa National Guard to deliver masks, gloves and hand sanitizer for use at polling places on June 2. The […]
Showers and thunderstorms are likely both Saturday and Sunday with highs in the upper 70’s to lower 80’s. Exercise caution on area lakes particularly when thunderstorms are in the area. While winds will average 5 […]
COVID-19 has left many lessons and opportunities for us to learn from. Among those are how to reach those medically who may be hard to get to. Winnebago Industries has recently teamed up with STAR, […]
There has been a dramatic push by the State of Iowa for voters to cast their ballots through an absentee ballot system. Regardless, there are still voters who want to physically cast their ballots at […]
The Forest City Council amended the Fiscal Year 2020 Budget this week. Forest City Mayor Byron Ruiter says there were a couple of items that required inclusion into the amendment.