Wristbands for county fair on sale now
The Winneshiek County Fair is Tuesday, July 9, through Saturday, July 13. The pre-Fair price for wristbands is $15.
DFD, Chamber collecting contact information from businesses to be used in emergencies
The Decorah Fire Department and the Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce have teamed together in an effort to collect contact information from area business.
Bike racks made by DHS students installed in downtown Decorah
By Sarah Strandberg Two bike racks were recently installed in parking spaces in downtown Decorah - one near Donlon Healthmart Pharmacy and the other in front of the Northeast Iowa Montessori School.
New Doctor at Corydon Vet Clinic
The new doctor is in at Corydon Vet Clinic, and he's seeing patients of every size.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
That's the mantra which keeps German native Hans Myors peddling, as he travels the United States on his recumbent bicycle, spreading God's word.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Iowa City Press-Citizen
Group to host read-in for climate book
Local environmental advocacy group Iowa City Climate Advocates will stage a read-in Saturday of Iowa state Sen. Rob Hogg's recent book "America's Climate Century."
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Gerald A. "Jerry" Snow
Gerald A. "Jerry" Snow, 76, Wausau, died Monday, June 10, 2013, under the care of Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services at Wausau Manor.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Decorah's Mitchell, Storlie named all-academic
To be eligible for all-academic team honors, a student-athlete must compete at the varsity level, be at least a sophomore in academic standing and attain a 3.50 or better grade point average .
Decorah High School open house Sept. 8
The general public will have a chance to view the newly remodeled Decorah High School at an open house Sunday, Sept.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
P&Z approves site plan for 60-unit apartment complex
By Sarah Strandberg The Decorah City Council could consider a site plan for a three-story, 60-unit apartment complex at its Monday, July 1, meeting.
Decorah couple injured in crash
Bullerman was northbound when his vehicle crossed the center line and struck a southbound vehicle driven by Vernon Gavle, 70, of Decorah.
Fillmore County Journal
Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum welcomes members of the band BjA rv, an exciting, traditional Swedish folk band, performing from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, June 14, in the museum courtyard outside the main entrance.
June dairy appreciation luncheon hosted by DACC ag committee
In the hustle and bustle of daily business it's easy to overlook some of the area's hardest workers-the cows .
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Strand jury trial set for Sept. 5
By Sarah Strandberg David Strand's jury trial has been scheduled for Thursday, Sept.
Courtroom will have PA system
That was the discussion surrounding a request from Decorah's Joan Hagen that the Board of Supervisors ensure there will be a public address system available in the large courtroom of the Winneshiek County Courthouse during open meetings.
Baseball reunion is this weekend
To celebrate the last 50 years of Decorah baseball, a reunion weekend is planned for Friday and Saturday, June 14 and 15. Friday, June 14, all baseball alumni are invited to attend the Decorah vs. Charles City JV/varsity double header, with the JV game beginning at 5:30 p.m. and the varsity to follow.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The Des Moines Register
YP Spotlight: Banker Bjorn Berg, 33, uses his skills as teacher to find success
Bjorn Berg, 33, remembers the day and time it happened: Jan. 23, 2001, at 9:35 p.m. "We were sitting around the dorm room," said Berg, who attended Luther College in Decorah.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Supreme Court gives Upper Explorerland case back to district court
By Sarah Strandberg The Iowa Supreme Court has asked the district court to revisit issues in a lawsuit alleging open meetings violations by Upper Explorerland Regional Planning Commission, which has offices in Decorah and Postville.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Nature, and art, star on Decorah's Trout Run Trail
The Trout Run Trail near Decorah, Iowa, provides an 11-mile paved path and, at points, acts as an outdoor art gallery.