News Archive

Musicians During COVID: Finding new ways to share music
Posted: Fri, Jul 31, 2020  4:05 PM
-- the third and final in the series by's Carina Yee [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: There are two purposes for face masks
Posted: Sun, Aug 2, 2020  12:19 PM
--by John Carver of Decorah [Full Story]
Absentee ballot request forms will be mailed out soon
Posted: Thu, Jul 30, 2020  3:01 PM
Seeing Things in 2020 opens Saturday at ArtHaus
Posted: Thu, Jul 30, 2020  10:37 AM
One new COVID-19 case in Winneshiek County
Posted: Wed, Jul 29, 2020  10:18 AM
Music Educators During COVID: Teaching through a screen
Posted: Tue, Jul 28, 2020  11:45 AM
--The second in a special series by's Carina Yee [Full Story]
Vesterheim will remain closed until further notice
Posted: Tue, Jul 28, 2020  11:28 AM
18 known active COVID-19 cases in Winneshiek County
Posted: Tue, Jul 28, 2020  9:21 AM
The City of Decorah's Yard Waste Site has reopened
Posted: Tue, Jul 28, 2020  10:22 AM
Cresco man arrested for theft at Walmart
Posted: Tue, Jul 28, 2020  9:19 AM
School registration for 2020/2021 will be online
Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2020  11:17 AM
Wisconsin man falls asleep, strikes an oncoming van
Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2020  2:17 PM
Motor vehicle accident leads to $240,000 in damages
Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2020  11:11 AM
Cresco man arrested for operating under the influence
Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2020  11:04 AM
PHOTO OF THE DAY: Nordic Fest fireworks
Posted: Mon, Jul 27, 2020  9:07 AM
Music Students During COVID: "Nothing is the same anymore -- and I don't think it ever will be the same"
Posted: Thu, Jul 23, 2020  11:41 AM
--The first in a special series by's Carina Yee [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Walmart deserves praise for setting a masking wearing requirement.
Posted: Sun, Jul 26, 2020  11:45 AM
--by Dale B. Olson of Decorah [Full Story]
Historical Society office is getting a new look
Posted: Sun, Jul 26, 2020  11:24 AM
DNR staff are monitoring a fish kill near Protivin
Posted: Sat, Jul 25, 2020  10:54 AM
Pheasant chicks cause a traffic accident
Posted: Fri, Jul 24, 2020  9:49 AM
Decorah resident faces drug charges
Posted: Fri, Jul 24, 2020  11:18 AM
Charles City High School says it wants a one-year break in playing athletic contests with Waverly-Shell Rock High School
Posted: Thu, Jul 23, 2020  8:17 AM
Des Moines Register article cites a memo to NEIC school superintendents [Full Story]
Charles City school officials are still upset about the racist taunts said at a Waverly baseball game
Posted: Wed, Jul 22, 2020  5:02 PM
New Hampton School officials are joining Charles City in asking for action [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Wear masks, but invite up to 500 people to an event?
Posted: Wed, Jul 22, 2020  11:35 AM
--by Philip Hardy [Full Story]
Winneshiek County has 16 active COVID-19 cases
Posted: Wed, Jul 22, 2020  9:17 AM
Iowa reaches 800 deaths from COVID-19
Posted: Tue, Jul 21, 2020  11:25 AM
Iowa DNR is investigating a fish kill near Waukon
Posted: Tue, Jul 21, 2020  3:18 PM
Tennessee woman booked into Winneshiek County Jail
Posted: Tue, Jul 21, 2020  9:08 AM
PHOTO OF THE DAY: New dropbox at County Courthouse
Posted: Tue, Jul 21, 2020  8:16 AM
Decorah City Council is asking everyone to wear a mask in public
Posted: Mon, Jul 20, 2020  7:30 PM
Text of resolution is linked [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: "Is this how an effective leader operates? I think not."
Posted: Mon, Jul 20, 2020  12:34 PM
--by Pat McClure Anderson of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: "Wear a mask and stay at home if possible."
Posted: Mon, Jul 20, 2020  12:28 PM
--by Randall Hanson of Calmar [Full Story]
Cyclist struck in motor vehicle accident
Posted: Mon, Jul 20, 2020  11:16 AM
Letter to the Editor: Wear a mask!
Posted: Mon, Jul 20, 2020  11:05 AM
--by Martha Davis of Decorah [Full Story]
Missing kayaker located Saturday night
Posted: Mon, Jul 20, 2020  10:36 AM
Iowa has over 10,000 active COVID-19 cases
Posted: Mon, Jul 20, 2020  10:20 AM
Winneshiek County 4-H/FFA Dog Show Results
Posted: Wed, Jul 15, 2020  9:47 AM
Letter to the Editor: "The longer we wait, the more difficult it will be to control COVID-19"
Posted: Fri, Jul 17, 2020  2:32 PM
--by Decorah doctors Kevin Sand, David Bakken and Max Quaas [Full Story]
Hy-Vee Dollar Fresh store opens Friday in Waukon
Posted: Thu, Jul 16, 2020  10:09 AM
Q & A with Decorah swimming pool's management crew
Posted: Thu, Jul 16, 2020  11:06 AM
COVID-19 recovery counts rise in surrounding counties
Posted: Thu, Jul 16, 2020  10:27 AM
Milkweed: "an important part of our local biodiversity"
Posted: Thu, Jul 16, 2020  9:08 AM
The milkweed crop this summer has been excellent [Full Story]
New to the Locust Road project--speed bumps
Posted: Wed, Jul 15, 2020  4:15 PM
COVID-19 cases increase in Winneshiek County
Posted: Wed, Jul 15, 2020  11:34 AM
One more COVID-19 case in Winneshiek County
Posted: Tue, Jul 14, 2020  10:30 AM
Motor vehicle accident causes $12,000 in damages
Posted: Tue, Jul 14, 2020  9:10 AM
ArtHaus will hold a "Seeing Things in 2020" show
Posted: Tue, Jul 14, 2020  9:14 AM
First confirmed COVID-19 death in Winneshiek County
Posted: Mon, Jul 13, 2020  9:54 AM
Decorah Public Library will remain closed to the public
Posted: Mon, Jul 13, 2020  4:28 PM
Will continue curbside pickup and digital programs [Full Story]
Porter House Museum names new Director
Posted: Mon, Jul 13, 2020  11:21 AM
Winneshiek County remains at 19 active COVID-19 cases
Posted: Fri, Jul 10, 2020  10:45 AM
19 active COVID-19 cases in Winneshiek County
Posted: Wed, Jul 8, 2020  11:42 AM
Ridiculous Day will be held July 18th in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Jul 8, 2020  11:33 AM
Nordic Fest Board: "There will be fireworks"
Posted: Wed, Jul 8, 2020  9:53 AM
City of Decorah to borrow $9.6 million
Posted: Tue, Jul 7, 2020  10:02 AM
One new COVID-19 case in Winneshiek County
Posted: Tue, Jul 7, 2020  10:37 AM
Report on the City of Decorah bridges singles out Pole Line Road bridge as the most in need of repair
Posted: Tue, Jul 7, 2020  9:38 AM
(The bridge is scheduled to be replaced soon) [Full Story]
Road project has led to a temporary closing
Posted: Tue, Jul 7, 2020  9:02 AM
Decorah driver distracted by the new Kwik Star
Posted: Mon, Jul 6, 2020  9:47 AM
Letter to the Editor: Please care about our community and wear a mask
Posted: Mon, Jul 6, 2020  9:05 AM
--by Lyle and Sue Otte of Decorah [Full Story] feature story: A flash mob of goats at Luther College's Roslien Woods is eating everything in sight
Posted: Sun, Jul 5, 2020  1:00 PM
..and that's what Luther hoped would happen! [Full Story]
Winneshiek Medical Center issues COVID-19 warning
Posted: Fri, Jul 3, 2020  8:00 AM
A wetter and warmer-than-average June
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2020  9:15 AM
Nearly 30,000 COVID-19 cases across Iowa
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2020  10:38 AM
West Union man arrested for 3rd Degree Sexual Abuse
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2020  9:49 AM
Winneshiek Medical Center is beginning to recover from the impact of COVID-19
Posted: Wed, Jul 1, 2020  4:50 PM
A one-time stimulus grant of $5.6 million is keeping the medical center out of red ink [Full Story]
The Landing Market opens its doors for the first time
Posted: Wed, Jul 1, 2020  10:09 AM