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MCGREGOR, Iowa — Organizers have canceled an upcoming event in McGregor and Marquette because of recently enacted COVID-19 mitigation measures.

The Arts and Crafts Festival originally scheduled for Nov. 27 to 29 at Backwoods in McGregor and Marquette Community Center has been canceled, according to McGregor-Marquette Chamber of Commerce.

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The announcement states that the decision was made because of the restriction on indoor events included in the latest state health proclamation by Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds.