Nashua AM Update (Jan. 21): Winterfest today

Good morning, it’s Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST

Today: Areas of fog before 1 p.m. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 18. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

NASHUA’S DAM WINTERFEST

The sliding hill is ready at Cedar View Park

At Cedar View Park unless otherwise noted.

  • Free throw contest, 10 a.m., Husky Wellness Center 
  • Winterfest Base Camp and warming houses, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Upper Shelter at Cedar View Park
  • Coffee and hot chocolate bar, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Upper Shelter at Cedar View Park. Freewill offering. Proceeds going toward N-P After Prom.
  • Sledding, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Upper Shelter at Cedar View Park
  • Ice fishing clinic, noon to 2 p.m., Big Beach at Cedar Lake. Open to ages 15 and younger. Show up anytime. Gear will be available, or bring your own. For more information, call Nate, 641-257-7044.
  • Ice bike demo, 11 a.m., Cedar Lake
  • Snowshoeing, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Upper Shelter at Cedar View Park
  • Backwater Beer Case Curling, noon to 2 p.m. Registration opens at 11 a.m. at the Upper Shelter. Curling begins at noon. New matches every half hour.
  • Kite festival, 1 p.m., Big Beach
  • Bags tournament, 1 p.m., Nashua Town & Country Club ($20 per team)
  • Dart and pool tournaments, 1 p.m., Big Willies. Call 319-360-8664 for more information
  • Luminary Lighting, 5:30 p.m., Cedar Lake. Purchase luminaries for $5 at Winterfest Base Camp.
  • Fireworks, 6 p.m., Cedar Lake
  • Soup cookoff, 6:30 p.m., Nashua Town & Country Club. Free to enter. Call Scott at 563-380-0979 for more information.

SPORTS TODAY

  • N-P boys varsity wrestling, 8:30 a.m., tournament, North Butler
  • N-P girls varsity wrestling, 10 a.m., tournament at Decorah High School
  • N-P girls varsity basketball game, 4:15 p.m., home vs. Clarksville
  • N-P boys varsity basketball game, 5:30 p.m., home vs. Clarksville

TOP OF IOWA-EAST FRIDAY SCOREBOARD

Boys Basketball

Nashua-Plainfield 62, Central Springs 59:

Northwood-Kensett 80, Rockford 59

West Fork 76, Newman Catholic 56

Saint Ansgar 43, North Butler 41

Lake Mills 79, Osage 47

Girls Basketball

Central Springs over Nashua-Plainfield

Saint Ansgar 53, North Butler 24

Osage 41, Lake Mills 34

Northwood-Kensett 55, Rockford 20

West Fork 62, Newman Catholic 24