Community News

Kids Lunch Club

Did you know that about 25% of the Decorah Community School District is on free and reduced lunch? Food needs are present for families in the Decorah region. Whether its due to economic means or simply busy summer schedules, a community-driven program called “Kids Lunch Club” has served Decorah families for three summers and is … Read More

Breakfast with the Owls

    June 29, 8:30-11:30 AM   Houston, MN       Treat your taste buds to a locally sourced artisan breakfast of buckwheat shortcake fruit tarts with Paskha goat cheese; pinwheel quiche with fresh shiitake mushrooms, spinach and gruyère cheese; wild boar bacon; strawberry shrub; and locally roasted fair trade organic coffee. The event … Read More

Ericka Moudry, PA-C, joins Winneshiek Medical Center Decorah Clinic

May 31, 2019   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Marx, Director of Marketing & Communications 563-387-3020 ● marxm@winmedical.org       Winneshiek Medical Center is pleased to welcome Ericka Moudry, PA-C, to Decorah Clinic.  Ericka joins Mayo Clinic Health System specialist Brad Orvis, M.D. in providing urology care to people of our region.   Dr. … Read More

Physical and Occupational Therapy now available at WMC without a doctor’s referral

  Direct access to physical and occupational therapy is now available at Winneshiek Medical Center, meaning patients can schedule appointments with therapists without a doctor’s referral.  Jason Engelken, physical therapist and athletic trainer, says, “We see patients directly for muscle weakness or stiffness, sciatic pain, wrist or thumb pain, chronic headaches and so many other … Read More

Fire Farm Lighting Company in Elkader is coming to ArtHaus!

ArtHaus is pleased to be bringing the artists from Fire Farm Lighting Company in Elkader to Deocrah with a showcase of freestanding illuminated sculptures on display from May 31 through June 28. “Each Fire Farm artist was given opportunity to create a free-standing illuminated sculpture out of scrap pieces of acrylic thermo-formed in our oven. … Read More

O.W.L.S. “The McGregor Wildlife School” Thursday, June 20th

TO: Northeast Iowa Newspapers/Radio Stations FROM: Abbey Harkrader, Clayton County Conservation Board DATE: Jan 29th, 2019 NEWS RELEASE—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE O.W.L.S. “The McGregor Wildlife School” Thursday, June 20th Reservations Required Osborne Nature Center Osborne’s Older, Wiser, Livelier, Souls will continue the “Conservation Heroes” series on June 20th with a visit to the McGregor Museum to … Read More

2019 Memorial Day Services in our Area

Friday May 24th -The Tomah VA Medical Center will host a Memorial Day Ceremony on Friday at 10am at the Veterans Hall in Tomah. Sunday May 26th -On Sunday May 26th the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Preston will host a Memorial Service. The public is invited to attend. There will be music beginning at … Read More