posted on 1/12/19
On 1/12/19 at approximately 5:00 a.m. a vehicle was seen coming over the viaduct on 8th Street N in Northwood traveling south at a high rate of speed. A Worth County Deputy pulled out behind to pursue when the Deputy witnessed the vehicle run through the four-way stop light at Central Ave and 8th St, where the vehicle still moving at high rate of speed subsequently struck a power line pole and a tree. The driver, identified as Ruei Gatkuoth of Albert Lea, MN was transported to the hospital by ambulance.
The Worth County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on the scene by, Northwood Fire Co., Mason City Ambulance, and the Iowa State Patrol.
The accident is still under investigation.
posted 7/12/22 · Board of Supervisors
posted 7/5/22 · Board of Supervisors
New State Law for Off-Road and All-Terrain Vehicles
posted 6/22/22 · Sheriff
posted 4/1/22 · Recorder
Put your boat back in the water and put more fun in your life. Getting on the water is safe and easy, with plenty of public access ramps at waterways near you. The water is waiting — all that's missing is you and your boat. Renew your registration today.
posted 3/9/22 · Planning and Zoning
A letter to inform the public of the intent by the Zoning Commission to recommend that the County Board of Supervisors extend the current Zoning Ordinance to apply to the unincorporated areas of all the townships in the county, versus just the three townships currently under zoning (Hartland, Brookfield, and Danville).