News Archive

NEICAC to close its family planning clinic
Posted: Tue, Feb 28, 2017  3:44 PM
Plenty of eagle eggs at the Decorah nests!
Posted: Tue, Feb 28, 2017  11:51 AM
Winneshiek County budget hearing set for March 13th at 12:00 noon
Posted: Tue, Feb 28, 2017  2:35 PM
Budget calls for $26.7 million in spending next year--up from $24.6 million in spending this year [Full Story]
Performances of Luther play will be this weekend
Posted: Tue, Feb 28, 2017  11:22 AM
The travel ban as seen through the eyes of a Luther student from Libya
Posted: Mon, Feb 27, 2017  1:19 PM
--by's Sara Peterson [Full Story]
A student from Libya shares his thoughts on studying at Luther College
Posted: Fri, Feb 24, 2017  12:03 PM
--by's Sara Peterson [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: An act of kindness
Posted: Sun, Feb 26, 2017  4:52 PM
--by Janelle Pavlovec of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter in response to Mechanic Street crosswalk
Posted: Thu, Feb 23, 2017  3:57 PM
Decorah Quilts of Valor honors veterans
Posted: Thu, Feb 23, 2017  12:29 PM
Rotary adds new member
Posted: Thu, Feb 23, 2017  3:49 PM
Second egg laid at Decorah North nest
Posted: Thu, Feb 23, 2017  11:54 AM
NICC Board approves budget for 2017-2018
Posted: Thu, Feb 23, 2017  9:39 AM
Des Moines Register editorial criticizes legislation written by State Senator Michael Breitbach
Posted: Thu, Feb 23, 2017  9:31 AM
But their complaint doesn't apply to Breitbach [Full Story]
"Is Winneshiek County a 'Sanctuary County'?"
Posted: Wed, Feb 22, 2017  8:52 AM
Letter to the Editor: Change the school crossing for pedestrians on Mechanic Street
Posted: Wed, Feb 22, 2017  12:35 PM
--by Peggy Willie of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Don't change Iowa's Certificate of Need health care review system
Posted: Wed, Feb 22, 2017  12:32 PM
--by Winneshiek Medical Center CAO Lisa Radtke [Full Story]
Gundersen named one of the country's top 50 hospitals
Posted: Wed, Feb 22, 2017  12:42 PM
Skyline Construction/Minnowa Construction win contracts for three large road projects worth $18 million
Posted: Tue, Feb 21, 2017  3:10 PM
Will be subcontractors on two other projects worth $2 million [Full Story]
Pulpit Rock Campground has a new manager
Posted: Tue, Feb 21, 2017  2:56 PM
Winneshiek County passes road dust abatement prices
Posted: Tue, Feb 21, 2017  2:44 PM
Letter to the Editor: What did our state legislators sacrifice?
Posted: Tue, Feb 21, 2017  2:32 PM
--by Randy Haugen of Decorah [Full Story]
Sheriff's Deputies make arrest for public intoxication
Posted: Tue, Feb 21, 2017  11:25 AM
Mayor vetoes proposed anti-engine idling ordinance
Posted: Mon, Feb 20, 2017  6:52 PM
Calls it "frivolous, feel-good legislation that is difficult to enforce" [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: New collective bargaining legislation in Iowa is Constitutional
Posted: Mon, Feb 20, 2017  10:48 AM
--by Thomas Hansen of Decorah [Full Story]
A Banner Day for Decorah Large Group Speech Teams
Posted: Mon, Feb 20, 2017  12:19 PM
Winneshiek Medical Center names Provider of the Year
Posted: Mon, Feb 20, 2017  9:38 AM
First eagle's egg of the season laid in Decorah
Posted: Mon, Feb 20, 2017  8:55 AM
Registration is now open for "Minutes in Motion 2017"
Posted: Mon, Feb 20, 2017  11:14 AM
Comment: "Actions speak louder than words"
Posted: Sun, Feb 19, 2017  2:11 PM
--comment by's Paul Scott [Full Story]
Beef Royalty candidates announced
Posted: Fri, Feb 17, 2017  1:39 PM
Selections will be announced at Saturday's Beef Banquet [Full Story]
Ask Mr. Answer Person about Emerald Ash trees
Posted: Thu, Feb 16, 2017  11:16 AM
DHS Viking Cafe serves the first lunch of the season
Posted: Thu, Feb 16, 2017  10:25 AM
Rotary Club adds new member
Posted: Thu, Feb 16, 2017  6:18 PM
X Ambassadors to give a concert at Luther
Posted: Wed, Feb 15, 2017  10:45 AM
Some county employees have new contracts
Posted: Wed, Feb 15, 2017  2:08 PM
Road closed near Calmar
Posted: Tue, Feb 14, 2017  2:47 PM
Emerald Ash Borer confirmed in Clayton County
Posted: Tue, Feb 14, 2017  11:38 AM
Decorah Police check on cigarette sales law compliance
Posted: Tue, Feb 14, 2017  3:26 PM
Casey's on Old Stage Road is ticketed [Full Story]
Posted: Tue, Feb 14, 2017  3:29 PM
Two vehicle crash causes $25,000 in damages
Posted: Tue, Feb 14, 2017  9:09 AM
Repairs needed to Winneshiek County Courthouse
Posted: Mon, Feb 13, 2017  1:39 PM
Plans for a community center in Decorah move forward
Posted: Mon, Feb 13, 2017  12:30 PM
School Board hears Anderson Prairie presentation
Posted: Mon, Feb 13, 2017  9:41 PM
Peanut butter school lunch discussions put on hold
Posted: Mon, Feb 13, 2017  9:34 PM
Ossian resident Mark Zweibohmer makes great strides after his spinal cord injury
Posted: Fri, Feb 10, 2017  2:10 PM
--by's Becky Vande Lune [Full Story]
Two-vehicle crash causes $6,000 in damages
Posted: Sun, Feb 12, 2017  2:42 PM
Decorah 5th grader wins DAR essay contest
Posted: Sun, Feb 12, 2017  2:36 PM
Bowlers sought for mentoring program fundraiser
Posted: Sun, Feb 12, 2017  1:40 PM
Minneapolis woman arrested on drug possession charges
Posted: Fri, Feb 10, 2017  10:07 AM
Mason City couple is arrested by Sheriff's Deputies
Posted: Fri, Feb 10, 2017  1:35 PM
Ossian man arrested for drunk driving
Posted: Thu, Feb 9, 2017  1:24 PM
Preschool enrollments are underway
Posted: Wed, Feb 8, 2017  1:43 PM
Several open houses planned [Full Story]
State funding to leave Decorah Schools "woefully short" of funds
Posted: Tue, Feb 7, 2017  9:30 AM
Why state funding is limited [Full Story]
It's pothole season in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Feb 7, 2017  2:14 PM
Oelwein resident arrested on numerous charges
Posted: Tue, Feb 7, 2017  2:14 PM
Ten Decorah HS speech groups selected for All-State
Posted: Tue, Feb 7, 2017  11:25 AM
Bradish Scholarship recipient announced
Posted: Mon, Feb 6, 2017  4:05 PM
Water Street Flats will NOT be built
Posted: Mon, Feb 6, 2017  7:11 PM
Winneshiek County's newest Sheriff's Deputy
Posted: Sun, Feb 5, 2017  12:51 PM
(Updated clarification) [Full Story]
School Board counters DEA master contract proposal
Posted: Mon, Feb 6, 2017  4:29 PM
"Too many undefined items at this time" [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Health care is going in the wrong direction
Posted: Mon, Feb 6, 2017  2:31 PM
--by Dr. Kevin Sand of Decorah [Full Story]
first on Discussion of fire department staffing levels was "spirited"
Posted: Sun, Feb 5, 2017  5:30 PM
--by's Paul Scott [Full Story]
Decorah attorney files another high-profile lawsuit
Posted: Sun, Feb 5, 2017  1:53 PM
Funds being raised to help pay the medical expenses of an Ossian resident
Posted: Sun, Feb 5, 2017  11:59 AM
"We've got your BACK" benefit for Mark Zweibohmer [Full Story]
Ask Mr. Answer Person about Trout Run Park
Posted: Sun, Feb 5, 2017  1:31 PM
Food and Fitness Open Gyms continue in February
Posted: Thu, Feb 2, 2017  6:26 PM
Art exhibit at Luther College uses ears of corn
Posted: Thu, Feb 2, 2017  6:18 PM
Decorah chapter of the "Indivisible" movement is organizing
Posted: Thu, Feb 2, 2017  1:48 PM
(Note: corrected date of Breitbach Town Hall) [Full Story]
"White Privilege: Let's Talk"
Posted: Wed, Feb 1, 2017  12:34 PM
"Dialogue and Dessert" in Decorah Thursday night on the subject [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Senate File #2 will affect the Decorah Family Planning Clinic
Posted: Wed, Feb 1, 2017  2:39 PM
--by NEICAC Executive Director Mary Ann Humpal [Full Story]
January was wet and mild in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Feb 1, 2017  4:53 PM