News Archive

Want to donate to flood relief victims? Here's how
Posted: Wed, Aug 31, 2016  9:17 PM
List of roads still closed because of flooding
Posted: Wed, Aug 31, 2016  5:00 PM
Two-vehicle collision causes $9,500 in damages
Posted: Wed, Aug 31, 2016  11:12 AM
Mabel resident killed in head-on traffic accident
Posted: Wed, Aug 31, 2016  11:06 AM
How did the flooding affect area crops?
Posted: Tue, Aug 30, 2016  2:30 PM
Updated flood information
Posted: Tue, Aug 30, 2016  2:20 PM
"Candidate class" postponed
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  10:30 AM
Decorah Police make two arrests in separate incidents
Posted: Tue, Aug 30, 2016  9:21 AM
Water: a special report
Posted: Mon, Aug 29, 2016  1:40 PM
--Comment by's Steve Peterson [Full Story]
Dumpsters for flood damaged items will remain open
Posted: Mon, Aug 29, 2016  11:41 AM
Bank of the West awards grant to local program
Posted: Mon, Aug 29, 2016  11:10 AM
New flooding concern--collapsing ground
Posted: Sun, Aug 28, 2016  10:27 PM
Money is available to help flooding victims
Posted: Sun, Aug 28, 2016  10:22 PM
Flood clean-up continues
Posted: Sun, Aug 28, 2016  10:13 PM
Water: a special report
Posted: Fri, Aug 26, 2016  12:15 PM
Winneshiek Democrats draw a crowd to their picnic
Posted: Sun, Aug 28, 2016  9:59 PM
Governor Branstad surveys flood damage in Northeast Iowa
Posted: Fri, Aug 26, 2016  9:59 AM
First stop was in Freeport [Full Story]
Today's feature photo: A giant double cucumber!
Posted: Sun, Aug 28, 2016  9:56 PM
How Winneshiek County will pay for improvements at its landfill
Posted: Thu, Aug 25, 2016  4:59 PM
--by's Paul Scott [Full Story]
Decorah Schools welcome new staff for the year
Posted: Thu, Aug 25, 2016  4:54 PM
Decorah Schools to open Friday
Posted: Thu, Aug 25, 2016  4:39 PM
School District issues special press release related to flooding issues [Full Story]
Water: a special report
Posted: Thu, Aug 25, 2016  12:49 PM
Angling Industry of Driftless Area [Full Story]
Thursday noon flooding information
Posted: Thu, Aug 25, 2016  12:09 PM
WMC announces graduates of Babysitter Training
Posted: Thu, Aug 25, 2016  12:29 AM
Flooding update
Posted: Thu, Aug 25, 2016  8:14 AM
Emergency Flood Information
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  7:31 PM
Precautions, waste disposal, shelter, water conservation [Full Story]
Updated road information (as of Wednesday, 3 p.m.)
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  7:46 PM
Be safe when cleaning after flooding
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  8:33 PM
Spillville deals with Turkey River flooding
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  8:43 AM
More Flood pictures!
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  12:50 AM
Water: a special report
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  12:36 PM
Storm runoff and urban water pollution [Full Story]
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  8:51 AM
Heavy rains lead to flooding in Decorah and Spillville [Full Story]
Pet safety during the flood
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  9:13 AM
6:35am Wednesday: 7.58 inches of rain falls on Decorah
Posted: Wed, Aug 24, 2016  6:32 AM
Flood warnings are in effect until at least 12:45 p.m. [Full Story]
New teachers in the Decorah School District
Posted: Tue, Aug 23, 2016  9:00 AM
Water: a special report
Posted: Tue, Aug 23, 2016  1:14 PM
The Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico's "Dead Zone" [Full Story]
Decorah Park Board agrees to "limited" deer hunt
Posted: Mon, Aug 22, 2016  6:25 PM
Water: a special report
Posted: Mon, Aug 22, 2016  7:02 PM
The three components of water pollution [Full Story]
"Water: A special report"
Posted: Sun, Aug 21, 2016  2:51 PM
The current state of water quality in Iowa [Full Story]
first on Winneshiek County Landfill is about to open a $6 million addition
Posted: Sun, Aug 21, 2016  2:46 PM
A three-part special report [Full Story]
Carlson begins third year as Luther President
Posted: Thu, Aug 18, 2016  2:12 PM
Letter to the Editor: There should be six debates in the First Congressional District
Posted: Wed, Aug 17, 2016  2:04 PM
--by Decorah resident Jill Amdahl [Full Story]
New Seed Savers Exchange board member named
Posted: Wed, Aug 17, 2016  1:50 PM
Crime in Decorah was down very slightly in 2015
Posted: Tue, Aug 16, 2016  1:24 PM
Viking Theatre to rebuild parking lot
Posted: Tue, Aug 16, 2016  1:07 PM
Decorah School Board begins to regroup after City Council rejects idea of property purchase in downtown Decorah
Posted: Mon, Aug 15, 2016  9:55 PM
Decorah resident pitches another possibility [Full Story]
Decorah City Council tables deer hunting proposal
Posted: Mon, Aug 15, 2016  7:57 PM
Decorah to buy a $900,000 fire truck from Indianola
Posted: Mon, Aug 15, 2016  7:56 PM
Regional Health Services of Cresco is offering a new service for seniors
Posted: Mon, Aug 15, 2016  2:03 PM
Will help them face the challenges of aging [Full Story]
Sheriff's Department arrests a Cresco man
Posted: Thu, Aug 11, 2016  12:15 PM
Clean Water Fundraiser being held later in August
Posted: Wed, Aug 10, 2016  1:56 PM
City of Decorah receives a $975 grant
Posted: Wed, Aug 10, 2016  2:35 PM
New Minowa Players performances begin Thursday
Posted: Wed, Aug 10, 2016  11:43 AM
North Winneshiek sets consolidation time schedule
Posted: Tue, Aug 9, 2016  9:49 AM
Yard Waste Site will be open the rest of this week
Posted: Mon, Aug 8, 2016  4:27 PM
Decorah 4H-er earns statewide poultry project award
Posted: Mon, Aug 8, 2016  2:43 PM
Harmony, Minnesota man arrested on multiple charges
Posted: Mon, Aug 8, 2016  10:58 AM
ArtHaus receives 2016 Governor's Art Award
Posted: Sun, Aug 7, 2016  8:20 AM
Downtown discussion: Is it time to try diagonal parking?
Posted: Sun, Aug 7, 2016  8:02 AM
--by's Paul Scott [Full Story]
More storm damage photos
Posted: Fri, Aug 5, 2016  12:09 PM
Still more storm damage photos
Posted: Fri, Aug 5, 2016  1:29 PM
WMC Board approves purchase of a new MRI machine
Posted: Tue, Aug 2, 2016  5:52 PM
Trout Run Trail project details released by DNR
Posted: Wed, Aug 3, 2016  1:15 PM
Letter to the Editor #1: Nordic Fest Parade crasher
Posted: Wed, Aug 3, 2016  11:50 AM
by Judy Ehler of Ossian [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor #2: Nordic Fest Parade crasher
Posted: Wed, Aug 3, 2016  11:32 AM
by Jim Dale of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor #3: Nordic Fest Parade crasher
Posted: Wed, Aug 3, 2016  4:16 PM
--by Mike Rothwell of Burr Oak [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor #4: Nordic Fest Parade crasher
Posted: Wed, Aug 3, 2016  4:39 PM
--by Dwight Jones of Waukon [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor #5: Nordic Fest parade crasher
Posted: Thu, Aug 4, 2016  10:35 AM
Letter to the Editor: Parade float
Posted: Tue, Aug 2, 2016  2:48 PM
by Cliff Carey of Decorah [Full Story]
Gas prices sink below $2/gallon in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Aug 2, 2016  2:33 PM
Website explains voting issues in Iowa
Posted: Tue, Aug 2, 2016  2:08 PM
July was wet in Decorah
Posted: Mon, Aug 1, 2016  1:28 PM
Letter to the Editor: Wait to put out chairs before Nordic Fest Parade
Posted: Mon, Aug 1, 2016  1:31 PM
by Bev Nichols [Full Story]
Police had a quiet Nordic Fest
Posted: Mon, Aug 1, 2016  9:21 AM