Month: September 2019

Anheuser-Busch Cutting Ties With Carson King Over Old Tweets

Carson King, who has helped raise over $1 million for the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital after his sign at the Cyclone-Hawkeye football game went viral, has apologized after a controversial tweets from 2011 were discovered.  Anheuser-Busch has decided to cut ties with Carson King after the tweets were discovered. Anheuser-Busch released a … Read More

Help Build Dry Run Park

For Immediate Release Help Build Dry Run Park What will downtown Decorah look and feel like in 25 years? There have been many changes in recent years and will be many more in the future. There is great interest and work being done to create this downtown vision. Some of the key elements are: being … Read More

Flotilla Brat Fry!

Prairie du Chien – On Saturday, September 28th the Prairie du Chien Flotilla, US Coast Guard Auxiliary will hold a brat fry from 10AM to 3PM at Nelson True Value in Prairie du Chien. Money raised at this event will be used to purchase needed public boating safety education materials and to train Auxiliary volunteers … Read More

Disney Releases Another New Frozen 2 Trailer!

Disney celebrated the first day of fall Monday (9/23) by releasing the new trailer for its upcoming animated film, "Frozen 2." This is the first full-length trailer for the anticipated sequel and reveals much more details about film's plot. "Frozen 2" will delve into how Elsa got her powers, following her through "enchanted forests and … Read More

Mentoring Offers New Experiences for Volunteers and Youth

September 23, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mentors are needed to spend time with youth in Allamakee, Howard, and Winneshiek Counties. There are 22 youth waiting for a mentor through Youth Mentoring at Helping Services. Mentoring is simple! Mentors are a friend to a youth. They spend a minimum of four hours per month with their … Read More

Remember The Titans Released 19 Yeas Ago!

It was 19 years ago that the movie Remember The Titans was released.  It's probably one of the better football based movies.  It starred Denzel Washington, Will Patton, and a young Hayden Panettiere.  Whenever we had a movie day in one of my high school classes, this was always one of the choices.  Enjoy some … Read More

Bus Carrying Josh Turner’s Road Crew Involved In Accident.

A bus carrying the road crew for country singer Josh Turner crashed late Wednesday night in Shandon leaving one dead and seven injured. The bus was traveling eastbound on Highway 46 in San Luis Obispo County after finishing up a concert in Paso Robles and heading to a concert scheduled for tomorrow in Washington.  Turner … Read More

Dream Job or Nightmare???

Today’s dream, or nightmare, job comes from Dish Network retailer USDish.com. They’re offering to pay someone $1,300 to watch 13 Stephen King movies before Halloween. The person they hire will wear a Fitbit that they’ll provide to track your heart rate to see how the really scary scenes affect you. They’ll also keep track of … Read More

Fundraiser For The Waterville Community Center

This will be a fun evening in Waterville this Saturday! Father/Daughter duo La Barge will take the stage around 5:30, then Switchback at approximately 8:00.  Bring your lawn chairs, food and drink available on the grounds. Hoping for great weather!  More details below.