Free winterization checks for Sauk County senior citizens have been offered throughout the fall and the final vehicle safety check will be held this Friday morning, November 1st, 2013 in LaValle at the Hartje Farm, Home, and Tire Center on Highway 33 from 9am until noon.  The free vehicle safety checks is a cooperative effort between law enforcement and businesses who volunteered their services and expertise in checking vehicles for hoses, belts, lights, and other equipment free of charge to reduce victimization of senior citizens.  No appointments are necessary and refreshments will be provided.