Friday Feb 28
Housing needed to help economy
The Community Housing Assessment Team, or CHAT, report was presented by Housing Specialist Marty Shukert of RDG Planning and Design of Omaha to about 40 community leaders at Decorah City Hall last month.
Winneshiek Medical Center ambulance requests were down 6 percent
At Wednesday's meeting of the WMC Board of Trustees, Steve Vanden Brink, director of ambulance services at WMC, said while total calls were down in fiscal year 2013 compared to fiscal year 2012, responses to 911 calls were up 2 percent.
Lake Meyer derby a success
Once again, the annual Lake Meyer Ice Fishing Derby, held Saturday, Feb. 8, had Lake Meyer crowded with excited and eager fishermen, women and children.
Grassley meeting with South Winneshiek students Feb. 17
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassey of New Hartford is meeting with students at South Winneshiek High School in Calmar Monday, Feb. 17. Please feel free to add your comments.