BELOIT – As COVID-19 cases have risen in Mitchell County with 54 active cases as of this Friday morning and an overall 305 total overall cases since March, individuals are to be reminded that a limit of 100 people gathering and a mask ordinance exists in the county. This means masks are mandatory to wear into public places and outside if a 6 feet social distancing is not available.
Lexie Roberg (right) helps the Beloit Community Blood Drive in collecting 77 units (4 short of their goal) on Wednesday at the Beloit Wellness Center Gymnasium. Appreciation went to everyone that donated in some way, setup and tear down, pies, escort, canteen and registration volunteers. Most of all, to those who took time out of their day to save a life.
BELOIT – For many years, the Beloit VFW has provided a Christmas Dinner to the citizens of the Beloit area. This dinner was hosted at the VFW Hall, and was prepared and served by VFW members. However, with the onset of the COVID pandemic, they aren't able to continue the tradition this year.
MITCHELL COUNTY – The Solomon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF) is excited to announce yet another successful November Match Month campaign. During what has inevitably been a tough year for many, the residents and supporters of Mitchell County have banded together to not only meet, but exceedingly surpass this year's Match Month goal.
WASHINGTON, DC — The holiday season is nearly upon us and the U.S. Postal Service urges customers to plan ahead and ship early to their friends and loved ones stationed on military outposts in faraway lands and serving on the high seas.