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Saturday May 8th, 2021 11:47PM

Helen votes no to SoWo 2016

By Rob Moore Reporter

HELEN - The Helen City Commission has voted against the city hosting SoWo in 2016. 

Southern Worthersee (SoWo) is a German car event that drew 23,000-25,000 people resulting in what city officials described as chaos over the weekend. 

This story will be updated.

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