Events

With the second month of the year arrived, the search is still underway for the first baby of the new year born in the Northwood-Kensett school district. The lucky first baby, and their family will receive a number of prizes from local businesses. To qualify for the gifts the announcement of the...
A fundraiser will be held this Sunday, offering breakfast with support for the annual Vacation Bible School held in Bolan each June. A number of local churches will once again invite families to get ready for “STELLAR, Shine Jesus’ Light!” the annual Vacation Bible School with an out-of-this-world...
The Sixth Annual Dave Waters and Alex Ritzert Memorial 9-Pin Tournament will be held this weekend, Friday and Saturday, February 3-4, at the Strike Zone in Northwood. There will be five shifts over the course of the weekend, with four person teams, with an entry fee of $100 per team. The...
Legislators representing Worth County will hold a forum to speak with and answer questions from the public on Friday, February 10. Iowa Senator Waylon Brown and Iowa Representative Jane Bloomingdale will be at the Olson Community Room, 906 First Avenue South in Northwood, at 10 a.m. on Friday,...
This Friday, the Relay For Life will welcome those at the home basketball games for some food and activities to raise funds for the fight against cancer. During Northwood-Kensett’s games against Mason City Newman this Friday, January 27, a number of events are planned. There will be a baked...
This year’s Northwood-Kensett school play will be held in February, made possible as the school works with a children’s theatre from Minnesota. Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre will be working with N-K to present “Peter Pan” on Friday and Saturday, February 24-25, at 7 p.m. each night. The theatre...
Local churches invite families to get ready for “STELLAR, Shine Jesus’ Light!” the annual Vacation Bible School with an out-of-this-world theme, which will be held in Bolan, June 19 - 23, 2023, the week after the Worth County Fair. A fundraiser to help with the expense of materials will take place...
The Northwood Lions Club along with LifeServe Blood Center of North lowa are sponsoring the first blood drive of 2023, tomorrow, Thursday, January 12, between 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. The location has been changed to the Worth County Fairgrounds Community Room, located at 1206 Third Ave. North. “We are...
The Worth County 4-H will be holding a 4-H Club Leader Meeting on Wednesday, January 19, with pizza served at 6 p.m. and a 6:30 p.m. meeting. The program will be for all Worth County 4-H Club Leaders and 4-H Committee members. The meeting will be to update and inform 4-H volunteer leaders about...
Albert Lea Community Theatre (ACT) announces auditions will be held on Monday and Tuesday, January 23 and 24, for the play "Almost, Maine" at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center, 147 N. Broadway in Albert Lea.  The play, written by John Cariani, welcomes you to the fictional town of Almost,...

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