News Archive

West Union woman arrested on drunk driving charge
Posted: Mon, Aug 31, 2020  4:23 PM
Depot Outlet has now reopened
Posted: Mon, Aug 31, 2020  11:09 AM
Locust Road project is making good progress
Posted: Mon, Aug 31, 2020  9:10 AM
Letter to the Editor: "We will avoid Decorah completely because of this mask ordinance"
Posted: Mon, Aug 31, 2020  9:43 AM
--by Joseph Borseth Senior [Full Story]
2:30PM FRIDAY UPDATE: The number of COVID-19 positive cases in Winneshiek County has passed the 200 mark
Posted: Fri, Aug 28, 2020  10:16 AM
Positivity rate is now over 15 percent [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Thank you for the help Marion received from Total Tree Care in Decorah following the damages from the derecho
Posted: Thu, Aug 27, 2020  9:56 AM
--by Robyn Thorsten Burton and Mark Burton of Marion [Full Story]
Yes, influenza vaccine will be given this year
Posted: Thu, Aug 27, 2020  10:02 AM
NICC releases its summer Dean's List
Posted: Thu, Aug 27, 2020  10:11 AM
Decorah Pride 2020 Canceled Due to Coronavirus
Posted: Wed, Aug 26, 2020  9:14 AM
Letter to the Editor: Maybe we should keep our distance from strangers!
Posted: Wed, Aug 26, 2020  3:42 PM
--by C. Dennis Ohlert of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Stealing (a yard sign) is always wrong
Posted: Wed, Aug 26, 2020  9:29 AM
--by Melinda Lovitt McBay of Decorah [Full Story]
Arlington man transported to Winneshiek County Jail
Posted: Wed, Aug 26, 2020  9:25 AM
Home sales are on the rise in Decorah--and COVID-19 might be one of the reasons
Posted: Tue, Aug 25, 2020  9:28 AM
Some city residents are looking for safer communities [Full Story]
Last week, there were 65 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Winneshiek County
Posted: Tue, Aug 25, 2020  3:56 PM
That's just 20 cases less than all the cases during the first five months of the epidemic [Full Story]
Winneshiek County is now in a moderate drought
Posted: Tue, Aug 25, 2020  10:35 AM
Letter to the Editor: "The Strength of Decorah is that we care for each other"
Posted: Tue, Aug 25, 2020  10:33 AM
--by Doug Bryce of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Opponents of wearing masks use arguments "based in sand"
Posted: Tue, Aug 25, 2020  9:09 AM
--by Bob Puffer of Decorah [Full Story]
Primgrar man arrested on OWI charge
Posted: Mon, Aug 24, 2020  2:31 PM
Letter to the Editor: "We must do all we can do to slow down COVID-19"
Posted: Mon, Aug 24, 2020  11:03 AM
--by Mary Lewis of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Face masks and seat belts
Posted: Mon, Aug 24, 2020  8:43 AM
--by Jerry Johnson of rural Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Matt Tapscott is a good man
Posted: Mon, Aug 24, 2020  9:50 AM
--by Bill Pardee of rural Decorah [Full Story]
Winneshiek County has now has had 85 new COVID-19 cases since August 3rd
Posted: Sun, Aug 23, 2020  8:06 PM
--as of 7am Monday [Full Story]
This Decorah Master Arborist saw firsthand the damage done to trees by the derecho
Posted: Sun, Aug 23, 2020  8:21 PM
Drew Stevenson worked on tree removal last week in Cedar Rapids [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: I have asthma. Mask up, please.
Posted: Sun, Aug 23, 2020  8:21 AM
--by Carrie Newman of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Here's one way to think about wearing a mask
Posted: Sun, Aug 23, 2020  8:06 AM
--by Robert Felde of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: City council has its own agenda
Posted: Sun, Aug 23, 2020  7:59 AM
--by Dave Ohlert of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Thank you, Decorah City Council, for being proactive
Posted: Sun, Aug 23, 2020  8:00 PM
--by Jim Fritz of Decorah [Full Story]
COVID-19 spike in Winneshiek County continues
Posted: Sat, Aug 22, 2020  8:27 AM
Mask wearing mandate will go into effect August 27th in the City of Decorah
Posted: Fri, Aug 21, 2020  9:43 AM
Decorah City Council approves the measure Friday morning on 6-1 votes [Full Story]
Half of all Winneshiek County COVID-19 positive cases have been reported since July 27th
Posted: Fri, Aug 21, 2020  10:49 AM
Tuesday's total of 12 cases sets a new county record [Full Story]
Depot Outlet has closed for at least one week
Posted: Fri, Aug 21, 2020  12:38 PM
COVID-19 cases in Winneshiek County are soaring
Posted: Thu, Aug 20, 2020  11:17 AM
UPDATED FIGURES: 30 cases since Monday; 60 cases in 17 days [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: "Mask up, Decorah"
Posted: Thu, Aug 20, 2020  2:30 PM
--by Ellen Drewes-Stoen of Decorah [Full Story]
No injuries in a two-vehicle accident
Posted: Thu, Aug 20, 2020  11:17 AM
Letter to the Editor: Mayor and City Council's Lack of Foresight and Clarity Cause Confusion
Posted: Wed, Aug 19, 2020  2:25 PM
--by Doug Bryce of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: "Wear a mask for a few minutes"
Posted: Wed, Aug 19, 2020  9:56 AM
--by Kristen Frank of Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: "Sheriff Dan Marx is wrong"
Posted: Wed, Aug 19, 2020  9:22 AM
--by Randall Hanson of Calmar [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: "I learned Monday what corrupt government means"
Posted: Wed, Aug 19, 2020  11:29 AM
--by Jason Madison of Decorah [Full Story]
When will Decorah's mask mandate go into effect?
Posted: Tue, Aug 18, 2020  11:47 AM
Letter to the Editor: Police officers are not the "bad guys" in enforcing the new mask ordinance
Posted: Tue, Aug 18, 2020  10:11 AM
--by C. Dennis Ohlert of Decorah [Full Story]
Decorah City Council approves ArtHaus murals
Posted: Tue, Aug 18, 2020  9:59 AM
Johanna Bergan will resign as 5th Ward councilperson
Posted: Mon, Aug 17, 2020  7:53 PM
Decorah groups are helping the Cedar Rapids area
Posted: Sat, Aug 15, 2020  10:49 AM
La Crosse National Weather Service radar will go offline starting Monday
Posted: Sun, Aug 16, 2020  8:32 AM
Work will take approximately two weeks [Full Story]
Wellington Place has temporarily postponed outside visits
Posted: Fri, Aug 14, 2020  11:13 AM
But the facility remains in full operation [Full Story]
"Goats On The Go" are on the go again
Posted: Thu, Aug 13, 2020  10:09 AM
Lake Meyer Campground is having a busy summer
Posted: Thu, Aug 13, 2020  10:03 AM
Winneshiek County's Recycling Center Director thanks county residents for their support over the last 20 years
Posted: Wed, Aug 12, 2020  1:18 PM
Terry Buenzow is taking a job in the Madison area [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Have you seen my missing gnome?
Posted: Wed, Aug 12, 2020  9:54 AM
--by Bob Wilson of Decorah [Full Story]
Decorah man taken into custody on OWI charges
Posted: Wed, Aug 12, 2020  10:10 AM
Northeast Iowa RC&D receives Governor's Arts Award
Posted: Tue, Aug 11, 2020  11:38 AM
Farmers Market checks can be used through October 31st
Posted: Tue, Aug 11, 2020  11:27 AM
Powerful storms lead to numerous power outages
Posted: Mon, Aug 10, 2020  2:21 PM
Decorah Public Library could remain on curbside pickup status through October
Posted: Mon, Aug 10, 2020  4:57 PM
--but it would be because of construction projects, not necessarily COVID-19 [Full Story]
Storms affect the Decorah School District
Posted: Mon, Aug 10, 2020  7:20 PM
Letter to the Editor: State Senate candidate Matt Tapscott has strength, compassion, open-mindedness and a commitment to the people of Iowa
Posted: Suni, Aug 9, 2020  4:02 PM
--submitted by Becky and Peter Olafsen of rural Winneshiek County [Full Story]
Work on Locust Road is continuing
Posted: Sun, Aug 8, 2020  9:57 AM
NICC to resume the option of face-to-face classes
Posted: Thu, Aug 6, 2020  9:28 AM
Statewide COVID-19 death count surpasses 900
Posted: Thu, Aug 6, 2020  10:42 AM
Dike Road construction continues
Posted: Thu, Aug 6, 2020  10:02 AM
Photo of the Day: Mealtime along Dry Run Creek
Posted: Wed, Aug 5, 2020  3:46 PM
Decorah School District has begun fall registration
Posted: Tue, Aug 4, 2020  9:03 AM
A museum in a bus will visit Decorah next week
Posted: Tue, Aug 4, 2020  10:44 AM
County will share in paying the cost of dust control on Quarry Hill Road
Posted: Mon, Aug 3, 2020  10:50 AM
Traffic study on Highland Drive could be done as well [Full Story]
County supervisors want to wait for Board of Health vote before weighing in on mask wearing
Posted: Mon, Aug 3, 2020  10:40 AM
Decorah Mayor Lorraine Borowski asks for their support for a resolution [Full Story]
Sharps container now available
Posted: Mon, Aug 3, 2020  9:38 AM
Motor vehicle accident causes $5,500 in damages
Posted: Mon, Aug 3, 2020  9:30 AM
July weather in Decorah was hot and dry
Posted: Sun, Aug 2, 2020  4:48 PM