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 • Williams City Council election set for Tuesday.

 Voters in Williams will go to the polls this Tuesday,August 2 to select a candidate to fill a seat on the city council. The candidates are Elmer Elsberry and Ryan Lantz. The term is from August 9,2016 to December 31,2019. The polling station will be the Williams Public Library with the polls to be open from 12 noon until 8:00 p.m.

 • Music in the Park set for Thursday in Webster City.

 Michael Hansen and the Webster City Area Chamber of Commerce will be presenting this summer's second night of Music in the Park with Open Mic and a Beatles Tribute Band called The Rhythms. On Thursday,July 28, individuals wishing to step up on stage to the mice to sing should talk to Michael Hansen at the park. The Music in the Park will be held in the First American Bank Plaza on the corner of Des Moines and Second Streets. Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal will be selling Tacos and Burritos through the evening. The street will be closed off and picnic tables will be set out beginning at 6:00 p.m.

 • S.A.L.T. meeting coming to Williams on August 4.

 The next Hamilton County S.A.L.T. (Seniors and Lawmen Together) meeting will be held Thursday,August 4. The meeting will provide the rare opportunity to hear about the emergency Life Flight helicopted that has saved many lives. Amy Smith, a registered nurse from Unity Point Health will speak about the helicopter at 9:30 at the Williams Community Center. The helicopter will land for an up-close-and-personal viewing at 10:00 a.m. Coffee and treats will be served from 9:00 until 9:30 with free blood pressure checks at the same time compliments of Southfied Wellness Community. Upcoming local events from each Hamilton County community and announcements from law enforcement officials will follow the Life Flight program. All S.A.L.T. meetings are free of charge and open to the public. No reservations are required to attend. For additional information, contact Marilyn Middleton at Southfield Wellness Community at 832-3881.

 • Boone River Clean Up set for Saturday,August 6.
 • Two car accident west of Webster City investigated by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Department

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Today...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in the afternoon. High in the mid 70s. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 20 percent.
Tonight...Mostly cloudy. Low in the lower 60s. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday...Mostly cloudy. High in the mid 70s. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

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