News & Updates

Passport services notice

Passport services will be unavailable Friday, September 2 through Tuesday, September 6.

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Treasurer’s Office closed

Treasurer’s Office will be closed Thursday May 19

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Tax Sale date

Winnebago County Tax Sale will be held June 20, 2016 at 10am.

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Welcome to the Winnebago County Courthouse
Welcome to Winnebago County, Iowa. We have a wide variety of businesses and communities spread throughout our county including agricultural businesses, financial institutions, service businesses such as health clinics and dental clinics, professional businesses such as attorneys, CPAs, and insurance offices, vibrant Main Street restaurants and retail shops, as well as world class manufacturing companies. Some of those world class manufacturing companies include Winnebago Industries, Larson Manufacturing Co., Rembrandt Foods, The Perfect Circle Corporation, and Byerly’s Foods International just to name a few. We also are home to Waldorf University in Forest City as well as excellent K-12 community schools with Forest City Community School, Lake Mills Community School, and North Iowa Community School.

Winnebago County Courthouse
126 S Clark St.
Forest City, Ia 50436

Courthouse hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
(Please check department pages for specific cut-off times and deadlines.)

Board of Supervisors Meetings – Every Tuesday at 9:00am

COUNTY HOLIDAYS:
President’s Day –February 15, 2016
Memorial Day – May 30, 2016
Independence Day – July 4, 2016
Labor Day – September 5, 2016
Veteran’s Day – November 11, 2016
Thanksgiving Day – November 24, 2016
Day after Thanksgiving – November 25, 2016
Christmas Eve – December 23, 2016
Christmas Day – December 26, 2016
New Year’s Day– January 2, 2017