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WHO-TV Des Moines
Rare Writings: Luther College Finds Egyptian Papyrus
A student was digging through the archives in a basement earlier this week when she found 2,000-year-old Egyptian papyrus writings.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Orlan Love wrote a new blog post: Lengthening winter stresses wildlife
The frigid temperatures and deep snow have caused some deer in northeast Iowa to starve to death, Department of Natural Resources biologists said Wednesday.
Fillmore County Journal
'Street Beats: Dance Through the Decades' will be presented by River North Dance Chicago DECORAH, Iowa - Luther College invites the community to watch a production of "Street Beats: Dance Through the Decades" presented by the River North Dance Chicago group at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 14, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Arts & Leisure
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.
Echoes of the Past
This photo was found by Cathy McLain of rural Decorah among the keepsake photos of George Harms.
Advocacy group names Decorah 'River City of the Year'
Decorah, on the clean and scenic Upper Iowa River, has been recognized as River Town of the Year by Iowa Rivers Revival.
Fillmore County Journal
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)
The Des Moines Register
Central's Horton wins conference titles
Horton, a Southeast Polk High School graduate, won the mile run, 3,000- and 5,000-meter runs.
Putin: Russia has right to use force in Ukraine
A Merrill woman is charged with plotting to kill a man with whom she was in a "bad relationship," according to Marathon County Court records.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Daily Bucket - 3rd egg at Decorah
The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note of any observations you have made of the world around you.
5 Questions: Exploring connection between ecology, religion
Larry Rasmussen's latest speaking tour will take him from Augustana College to Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn., Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and the University of Michigan in Marquette.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Gomers - What's going wrong
RUN OF HOMICIDES: We're wincing and wondering why after a series of seven homicides and nine deaths all told within four weeks in our region.
City residents urged to monitor water
By Sarah Strandberg The depth of the frost has already impacted numerous residences and businesses in Decorah, and the problem could continue for weeks, according to Rick Bohr, assistant water and sewer superintendent at the Decorah Water Department.
Decorah grapplers end their seasons
Junior Alec Fjelstul will be gunning for a spot at the state tournament next season, after going 1-2 at the big meet this year.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Beef banquet Saturday
Megan likes to work on the farm. She enjoys carrying pales and bringing hay and straw bales down to the barn.
Mardi Gras Sunday at St. Benedict School
The annual Mardi Gras festival invites kids and adults of all ages to join in the fun Sunday, March 2, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at St. Benedict School, 402 Rural Avenue in Decorah.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Decorah "River Town of the Year'
Iowa Rivers Revival is a statewide river education and advocacy organization working to protect and enhance Iowa's streams and rivers.
Acclaimed filmmakers, two dozen films featured at fifth annual Film Festival
Celebrating its fifth year, Oneota Film Festival will screen 23 notable documentary films from around the world, present acclaimed filmmakers, expand its venues and collaborate with the Luther College Ethnic Arts Festival.
Coe Sports Information wrote a new blog post: [Indoor Track & Field]...
DECORAH, Iowa The Coe College men's and women's track & field teams opened the Iowa Conference Indoor Championships on Friday.
Gustavus, Luther Hire New Presidents
Gustavus Adolphus College has named its next president, and for the first time in the school's 152-year history, that president is a woman.