Friday Aug 29
Seed Savers' heirloom tomato tasting is Saturday
Seed Savers Exchange will host a free Tomato Tasting Saturday, Aug. 30, from 1 4 p.m. at the Lillian Goldman Visitors Center.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Newsweek's Daily Beast names DHS one of the best high schools in the Midwest and U.S.
Decorah High School has been named one of the best high schools in the nation, according to a new report from Newsweek-the Daily Beast.
NICC Hall of Fame nomination deadline approaching
Do you know a successful Northeast Iowa Community College graduate in your community? After graduating from NICC, many alumni continue to make outstanding contributions to their professions and their local communities.
Decorah Youth Choirs announce premiere season
Decorah Youth Choirs are excited to announce their premiere season. Serving children ages Kindergarten through 9th grade in Northeast Iowa, this new organization will provide singers with quality music education and performance opportunities.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Barthell Eastern Star welcomes new administrator
Laurie Kreul is the new administrator of Barthell Eastern Star. Kreul and her husband Eric live in West Union and hope to move to Decorah before winter.
Several openings on city commissions
The city of Decorah has three vacancies on its Historic Preservation Commission.
Luther grad running for WMC Board
A Luther college alumna could be next to serve on the Winneshiek Medical Center Board of Trustees.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
NICE ride scheduled for September
The Northeast Iowa Cycling Experience Ride is slated for Saturday and Sunday, Sept.
Prairie seed collecting hike Thursday
The Decorah Parks and Recreation Department is offering prairie seed collecting hikes at the City Community Prairie led by Jerri Osenga.
Pastor Joan Mau to be honored Aug. 31
A celebration of the 15-year ministry of Pastor Joan Mau at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church is Sunday, Aug. 31, as she is retiring Sept.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Everyone invited to stop by reception today
Pastor, teacher, activist, community organizer, barrister, barista, and friend to many, Mike Blevins is moving from Decorah to the Kansas City area.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Great Climate March comes to Decorah Monday
The Great Climate March has been progressing across the country and is now in Iowa.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Decorah-based Internet business on allegations of credit card fraud and theft.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Decorah Pool dog swim Sunday
The Decorah Swimming Pool closes this weekend. The pool will be open Saturday, Aug. 23. Adult lap swim is from noon to 1 p.m. and open swim is 1-5 p.m. Admission is $1 per person.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
NMP's 'The Burnt Part Boys' opens Thursday
From left: Paul Fadness, Aaron Kvale, Gable Lonning, Naomi Davidson and Steven Holkesvik in a scene from The New Minowa Players' 2014 Young People's Production, "The Burnt Part Boys," directed by Gara Lonning and Jenna Alstad.
Waskow: Full-time dean will help expedite solutions for DHS students
Student success is about building relationships. That's what Decorah High School Dean of Students David Waskow said as he begins his second semester in a newly created position at DHS.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Thunder Rode fundraiser dance Aug. 23
Thunder Rode, a therapeutic horsemanship program for individuals with special needs, is hosting a benefit dance and silent auction Saturday, Aug. 23, from 7 11 p.m. at Nob Hill, north of Decorah.
Iowa Bookseller Pumps Up Sales for Author's Memoir
Mimicking Stephen Colbert's book heroic efforts to promote Edan Lepucki's debut novel, California , bookseller Kate Rattenborg, who owns Dragonfly Books in Decorah, Iowa, is working hard to pump up sales of June Melby's debut, My Family and Other Hazards .