News Archive

Vaccinations have begun of residents and staff members at Decorah nursing homes
Posted: Thu, Dec 31, 2020  2:54 PM
Wellington Place and Aase Haugen Homes have begun vaccinations; Eastern Star is still waiting [Full Story]
Record Year at Holiday Lights
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  4:26 PM
A new medical clinic in NE Iowa is opening soon
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  3:33 PM
Cresco Bank & Trust donates to orthopedics program
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  3:22 PM
Winter snowstorm dumps 2-3 inches of snow on Decorah
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  9:49 AM
Ames man arrested on a Polk County warrant
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  3:04 PM
Accident causes $30,000 of damage
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  3:01 PM
Covid-19 continues to claim lives in northeast Iowa
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  12:28 PM
Holiday will affect garbage pickup in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  9:58 AM
Youth mentoring match spreading "joy" in Cresco
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  12:38 PM
Letter to the Editor: It's the end of an era in Decorah
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  12:19 PM
--by Jim Fritz of Decorah [Full Story]
Ossian woman arrested on multiple charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:24 AM
Waukon man arrested on on two charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:23 AM
No injuries in a parking lot collision
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:21 AM
FEATURE STORY: The abandoned towns of Winneshiek County
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:07 AM
--by's Paul Scott [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Cheers to the Winneshiek Medical Center's Christmas meal
Posted: Sat, Dec 26, 2020  4:19 PM
--by John and Sondy Carver of Decorah [Full Story]
NICC's President will retire in 2022
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  8:42 AM
Letter to the Editor: "Departing Supervisors Deserve our Thanks"
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  1:05 PM
--by Winneshiek County Supervisors Floyd Ashbacher and John Beard [Full Story]
Active COVID-19 cases are down in northeast Iowa
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  12:34 PM
More information on area Christmas services
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  11:49 AM
Sheriff's deputies respond to two accidents Monday
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  3:45 PM
Weather-related Christmas Eve cancellations
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  10:34 AM
Four vehicles vandalized in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  10:25 AM
Decorah man arrested for OWI
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  10:21 AM
Holiday will affect garbage pickup in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Dec 22, 2020  11:26 AM
Initial COVID-19 vaccine shots administered Tuesday to Gundersen Clinic physicians in La Crosse
Posted: Tue, Dec 22, 2020  8:53 AM
Vaccinations of health workers in Winneshiek County will start soon [Full Story]
Decorah Police respond to a traffic accident Monday
Posted: Mon, Dec 21, 2020  4:22 PM
Monday night will be a good night for Winneshiek County residents to do some skygazing
Posted: Sun, Dec 20, 2020  1:20 PM
Saturn and Jupiter will be very close to one another--something that hasn't happened in 400 years [Full Story]
Decorah's Community Hero Holiday Project is underway
Posted: Sun, Dec 20, 2020  8:58 AM
Decorah woman arrested on OWI charge
Posted: Sun, Dec 20, 2020  12:39 PM
Have the Decorah bald eagles built a new nest?
Posted: Thu, Dec 17, 2020  11:53 AM
Letter to the Editor: Here's how Decorah once took care of its "pigeon problem"
Posted: Thu, Dec 17, 2020  4:06 PM
--by Alan Sand of Decorah [Full Story]
Active COVID-19 cases are down in Winneshiek County
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  11:40 AM
Connecting community through music
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  11:32 AM
Two-vehicle accident causes $15,000 of damage
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  10:17 AM
Two-vehicle accident causes $4,000 of damage
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  10:10 AM
Icy roads lead to a rollover on Hwy 9
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  9:58 AM
Cresco man causes damage to his jail cell
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  9:21 AM
Deaths from COVID-19 in NE Iowa have hit the 100 mark
Posted: Tue, Dec 15, 2020  10:30 AM
Decorah School Board approves "virtual snow days"
Posted: Tue, Dec 15, 2020  10:05 AM
Winneshiek County Public Health: PLEASE do not call us about COVID-19 vaccines
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  3:43 PM
The vaccine is NOT available to the public at this time [Full Story]
Hacker Nelson adds eight Principals
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  1:02 PM
Fort Atkinson man arrested for parole violation
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  11:11 AM
Waucoma man arrested for public intoxication
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  11:07 AM
Wisconsin man arrested for possession of meth
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  11:02 AM
West Union man arrested on two charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  10:55 AM
Letter to the Editor: I'm concerned about the selection of members for the Municipal Electric Utility Task Force
Posted: Sun, Dec 13, 2020  3:33 PM
--by Scott Kirkeberg, who was not chosen [Full Story]
That 200-year-old oak tree near Highlandville might not be 200 years old
Posted: Sun, Dec 13, 2020  3:14 PM
It could be much older! [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Here's the truth about our Thanksgiving dinner
Posted: Wed, Dec 9, 2020  8:42 AM
--by Rob Sand of Des Moines [Full Story]
Here are the nine members of the newly-formed Municipal Electric Utility Task Force
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  2:38 PM
--by's Paul Scott [Full Story]
NEICAC gets a $1.5 million Head Start grant
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  2:32 PM
Decorah native hired by the City of Cedar Falls
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  11:21 AM
Letter to the Editor: One set of rules for Dr. Sand, another for everyone else?
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  10:39 AM
--by Paul Hunter of Decorah [Full Story]
Decorah Food Pantry announces holiday hours
Posted: Tues, Dec 8, 2020  10:21 AM
West Union couple arrested on multiple drug charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 7, 2020  11:13 AM
Fayette teenager injured in rollover accident
Posted: Mon, Dec 7, 2020  11:07 AM
Cresco man transported to Winneshiek County Jail
Posted: Mon, Dec 7, 2020  11:03 AM
Letter to the Editor: Support Tim Felton in City of Decorah 5th Ward election
Posted: Fri, Dec 4, 2020  10:53 AM
--by C. Dennis Ohlert of Decorah [Full Story]
Decorah woman killed in a motor vehicle accident
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  10:20 AM
Letter to the Editor: Decorah City Council 5th Ward appointee deserves election next Tuesday
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  12:26 PM
--by Janelle Pavlovec of Decorah [Full Story]
Fireworks display will be held at 6:30 Thursday night
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  11:15 AM
Winneshiek County's election results are now official
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  10:39 AM
Black ice to blame for an accident on Old Stage Road
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  10:28 AM
Letter to the Editor: Please help me find the owner of this cat
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  2:37 PM
--by Gerald Harvey of Decorah [Full Story]
Winneshiek County's COVID-19 cases continue to climb
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  12:47 PM
Decorah man to face three different trials in 2021
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  11:01 AM
November was very warm in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  4:45 PM
Decorah will persevere with its Holiday Open House
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  11:09 AM
Letter to the Editor: No reason to change zoning of Freeport land
Posted: Tue, Dec 1, 2020  2:54 PM
--by Bob Puffer of Decorah [Full Story]
Registration has begun for
Posted: Tue, Dec 1, 2020  4:00 PM
Videos will be posted starting Friday [Full Story]
Reader photo of the day: A Celtic knot tree
Posted: Tue, Dec 1, 2020  4:08 PM