Events

On Saturday, June 4, the Northwood Volunteer Fire Company will hold its drive up to-go barbecue. The meal includes pulled pork, beans and a salad. It is available with a free will donation. The barbecue will be served from 4:30-7:30 p.m., or until the food is gone.
The Relay For Life of Worth County will hold its annual celebration of cancer survivors and supporters with a party on Saturday, June 4, The event honors those that have celebrated birthdays as they have survived cancer and those that have been there for them. It also supports those fighting...
The local members of the American Legion Auxiliary will take part in National Poppy Day in Kensett and Northwood on Friday and Saturday, May 27-28. The American Legion Auxiliary connects the image of the poppy with the sacrifices made my veterans as a part of the Poppy Program, which began in 1921...
A group of 14 Northwood-Kensett High School students recently traveled to Waldorf University in Forest City to take part in the Top of Iowa Art Show. Andrew Breitsprecher placed second in the Video Animation category with his Dancing and You video. Andrew Breitsprecher, Jon Meksi, Thomas Block,...
The Highway 65 Garage Sales will take place on Friday and Saturday, June 10-11. During the weekend event, those living in communities along Highway 65, from Glenville to Manly, are encouraged to hold garage sales. And those looking to shop are encouraged to travel the route. Communities included...
The Northwood Volunteer Fire Company will hold a drive up to-go barbecue on Saturday, June 4. The meal includes pulled pork, beans and a salad. It is available with a free will donation. The barbecue will be served from 4:30-7:30 p.m., or until the food is gone.
The Northwood Lions and the Red Cross will hold a blood drive this Thursday, May 19, from 1-6 p.m. The blood drive will be held at the “Our Buddies” VFW Post No. 6779 in Northwood, located on Highway 65. Anyone that would like to schedule an appointment may call locally at 324-2252, or go to the...
The Relay For Life of Worth County will hold a party on Saturday, June 4, The event honors those that have celebrated birthdays as they have survived cancer, support those fighting cancer and remember those that have been lost. The event also raises funds to fight cancer and support those that...
From the Bolan VBS organizers: Local churches invite families to get ready for “ZOOMERANG, Returning to the Value of Life!”  It has an Australian flair with kangaroos and koala bears.  Daily Vacation Bible School will be hosted on Monday, June 20 through Friday, June 24, from 9 a.m. – NOON in...
This summer, the city of Kensett will celebrate its sesquicentennial, or 150th anniversary, with a number of events and activities in the works, and organizers are seeking help to plan and present the celebration. The celebration will be held August 19-21. Events and activities planned for the...

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