Community News

Decorah Municipal Pool opens May 26

Daily admission is $5 for ages 4 thru 64; $4 for 65 & up; 3 yrs and under are free. Save money and time by purchasing a season pass or punch pass online and pick it up at the Park-Rec. Office by May 24, or pick it up at the pool starting May 26. Season … Read More

Vesterheim Participates in Tenth Anniversary of Blue Star Museums Program

DECORAH, Iowa —Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, announces it will join museums nationwide in participating in the tenth summer of Blue Star Museums, a program that provides free admission to our nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families this summer. The 2019 program will begin earlier than in past years, launching on … Read More

Saturday May 18th is Passport day in Winneshiek County!

Saturday May 18th is Passport day in Winneshiek County! Lisa Grinna, Deputy Recorder and Passport Agent for Winneshiek County explains the details about passport day. Sautrday May 18, 2019 from 9am to Noon at the Winneshiek County Recorders office!

Baby Sterling Funeral Services to be held June 8th

We have been following the news stories about this baby’s death and the charges that have been filed against his parents in conjunction with his death. If you were looking for a tangible way to help there are some ideas listed below. https://www.hugebackfuneralhome.com/obituaries/Baby-Sterling?obId=4394568#/obituaryInfo Obituary for Baby Sterling Baby Sterling died August 30, 2017, in Alta … Read More

Fly the United States Flag at Half-Staff on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day

Fly the United States Flag at Half-Staff on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day Proclamation on Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week, 2019 On Peace Officers Memorial Day and throughout Police Week, we express our unending gratitude to our Nation’s law enforcement officers. Those brave men and women selflessly … Read More

Tim’s Day on the Land, Effigy Mounds National Monument

Tim’s Day on the Land Honoring the legacy of Tim Mason and his commitment to public land stewardship with a day of volunteer service and a special evening program at Effigy Mounds National Monument Saturday, May 25, 2019 Effigy Mounds National Monument will host a special day of volunteer service followed by an evening program … Read More

We want YOUR information about Memorial Day Services!!!

Memorial day is coming up quickly. We would like to compile a comprehensive listing of all the Memorial Day services happening in our area. How can you help? Let me know (sooner rather than later) and we’ll get that listing on the airwaves and our social media outlets. Share the basics: Who, What, When, Where … Read More

We want YOUR information about Memorial Day Services!!!

Memorial day is coming up quickly. We would like to compile a comprehensive listing of all the Memorial Day services happening in our area. How can you help? Let me know (sooner rather than later) and we’ll get that listing on the airwaves and our social media outlets. Share the basics: Who, What, When, Where … Read More