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In a ruling Tuesday morning, March 4, the judge did not find in favor of the five plaintiffs - Debby Stork, Kelly Gilhooly, Sherry O'Keefe, Lisa Tank and Michele Weber - who filed a petition last summer seeking an order from the court allowing registered voting members of the Council to have a say on the issue of selling any camps owned by the ... (more)
The Congregational United Church of Christ, 209 West Broadway, Decorah, is hosting "Striking a Chord," an afternoon of music featuring Amy Engelsdorfer, Valeria Kishkunas, Andrew Last, Jessica Paul, Touch of Brass and Esme Wong Sunday, March 23, at 3 p.m. Luther College's Nordic Choir will perform and Luther alumni will give presentations at the ... (more)
The Porter House Museum 2014 lecture series continues at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 13, with a talk by special guest speaker Dr. David Faldet.
Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, invites all pre-school-aged children and their parents or caregivers to find their favorite thing in the museum at Barnetimen on March 12 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. The group will meet first at the ArtHaus Studio at 516 W. Water Street and then go together to the museum to explore ... (more)
The Western Home String Band welcomes caller Sue Hulsether back to Decorah for an almost-spring contra dance.
NATIONAL PARKS PRODUCE: Iowa has two of the nation's 401 sites, parks and monuments in the National Parks System: Herbert Hoover birthplace in West Branch and Effigy Mounds National Monument near McGregor.
The Upper Iowa River is considered the heart and soul of Decorah. That river draws thousands of visitors each summer.
The frigid temperatures and deep snow have caused some deer in northeast Iowa to starve to death, Department of Natural Resources biologists said Wednesday.
Bringing their passion and raw emotion to the stage, the three-piece band The Ballroom Thieves will entertain Decorah audiences at 8 p.m. Friday, March 7, in Marty's, located in the Dahl Centennial Union on the Luther College campus.
This photo was found by Cathy McLain of rural Decorah among the keepsake photos of George Harms.
Decorah, on the clean and scenic Upper Iowa River, has been recognized as River Town of the Year by Iowa Rivers Revival.
DECORAH, Iowa- Think Spring! Kari Aasen and Eli Veim, two of the artists who created of the exhibition "Flora Metamorphicae," on view now at Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, will make a return trip to Decorah the week of March 10. On Tuesday, March 11, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. join the artists in the gallery for ... (more)