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BEEF Exhibitor Name, Awards/Ribbon, Club, Parent Name, Bid, Buyer Natalie Shoars, Champion Market Heifer, Grand Champion Cow/Calf, Green Shamrocks, Matt & Jennifer Shoars, $825.00, Osage Coop Elevator Taylor Foss, Champion Market Steer, Chamption Top Rate of Gain, Hoofprints, Eric & Val...
A discussion of potential grant applications at a recent Northwood city council meeting included cemetery stone restorations, solar energy projects, can redemption aesthetics, a new batting cage and pool needs. Members of Northwood’s cemetery board were on hand to present information on their...
The city of Northwood was recently selected for recognition as an All-Star City for the efforts to make the Timbers events center a reality. The Iowa League of Cities chose Northwood for the All Star City Award. Communities in Iowa can submit themselves for the recognition based on community...
This weekend, the community of Kensett will celebrate 150 years with a sesquicentennial celebration set for Friday through Sunday, August 19-21. Below is information on the history of Kensett: It was the year of 1872 and what was a quiet prairie soon became a bustling town as the railroad tracks...
This Sunday's celebration of Kensett's sesquicentennial will include a parade through the community. Two notable members of the community were chosen to serve as grand marshals of the parade, Babe Ingersoll and Bones Jaspers. Below is information shared on each: BABE INGERSOLL Virginia “Babe”...
“Emergency Painting #4” by Jay Burton Tracy, photo by MacNider Art Museum
The Charles H. MacNider Art Museum in Mason City recently announced the winners of its annual area art show, Area Show: 48, with entries currently on display. That includes the work of local artists who were recognized in the show. The display includes a wide variety of artworks created by artists...
On Saturday, August 23, Democratic Party candidates for office paid a visit to Northwood on campaign stops, with U.S. Senate candidate Mike Franken and Iowa Secretary of Agriculture candidate John Norwood featured. The candidates spoke at the Worth County Democrats headquarters in downtown...
Merle Hanson is pictured amongst and in front of some of the artwork that can be found at his house, amidst Art Farm Iowa,
Iowa farms are known for many things, including crops like corn and soybeans, and livestock ranging from pigs to cows. Now, one Worth County farm hopes to make a name for another product, its artwork. Art Farm Iowa is the work of the Hanson family, Steve and Merle, in what they hope will become a...
Last Friday morning U.S. Senator Joni Ernst continued her 99-county tour of Iowa with a stop at Manly City Hall. Ernst was introduced by Iowa Representative Jane Bloomingdale of Northwood before taking questions submitted by those at the meeting as they arrived. Ernst first responded to a comment...
There’s more to working remotely than simply taking your computer home. That’s why Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is offering “Remote Work: How to Get Started.” Iowans can attend a virtual meeting to learn about education, training and support opportunities for remote employment....

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