Oneota Film Festival announces the hiring of a new Executive Director
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  4:33 PM
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Decorah Rotary Club to hold "Old-Fashioned 4th of July" on Saturday
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  4:30 PM
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Spillville fireworks display is Saturday night
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  4:26 PM
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Decorah Library to be closed Friday through Sunday
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  4:23 PM
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Masonic Lodge presents two scholarships
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  4:17 PM
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Spillville man has three articles published about the history of Lutheranism
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  4:15 PM
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Luther College is selling several pianos
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  4:12 PM
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UPDATE: Decorah HS teacher earns national award
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  8:49 AM
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WMC sees financial stability after 11 months of fiscal year
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  9:43 AM
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WMC awaits final approvals of revisions to agreements with MCHS-Franciscan Medical Center
Posted: Thu, Jul 2, 2015  9:36 AM
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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad issues LIMITED disaster declaration for Winneshiek County
Posted: Wed, Jul 1, 2015  6:45 PM
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Postville woman injured in one-car accident on Highway 9
Posted: Wed, Jul 1, 2015  7:00 PM
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June in Decorah was very wet
Posted: Wed, Jul 1, 2015  7:05 PM
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Lawn Chair NIght taking a two-week break
Posted: Wed, Jul 1, 2015  7:13 PM
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Mr. Answer Person addresses the legality of fireworks in Iowa
Posted: Tue, Jun 30, 2015  8:21 PM
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Recent News

Decorah resident is researching Nordic Choir's first European tour
Posted: Tue, Jun 30, 2015  8:19 PM
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New family medicine physician begins at Winneshiek Medical Center
Posted: Tue, Jun 30, 2015  8:17 PM
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Brief but intense storm rolls through NE Iowa Monday night
Posted: Tue, Jun 30, 2015  9:10 AM
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Aase Haugen Home to celebrate 100 years Tuesday
Posted: Mon, Jun 29, 2015  8:16 PM
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"How was that Mumford and Sons (Gentlemen of the Road) festival in Waverly?"
Posted: Mon, Jun 29, 2015  10:49 AM
A first-hand account by decorahnews.com's Bob Felde [Full Story]

Changes to be made on Bluffton Road intersection with 310th Street
Posted: Mon, Jun 29, 2015  8:11 PM
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Frequent flying down the Upper Iowa with veteran river tubers: 'I love to be on the water as much as I can'
Posted: Tue, Jun 30, 2015  8:57 AM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: Michael asks, "Was the 5 inches of rain in a short period of time we received last Monday any kind of record?"
Posted: Mon, Jun 29, 2015  8:03 PM
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Winneshiek County officials agree to install "Children Playing" signs at two locations
Posted: Mon, Jun 29, 2015  7:56 PM
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Possession of cocaine charges filed against two Decorah residents
Posted: Mon, Jun 29, 2015  11:46 AM
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Postville man picked up on an outstanding arrest warrant
Posted: Mon, Jun 29, 2015  11:41 AM
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first on decorahnews.com: Tyrone Wilson enters a "guilty" plea to armed bank robbery charge
Posted: Sun, Jun 28, 2015  11:50 AM
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Next Habitat for Humanity house to be built in Calmar
Posted: Sun, Jun 28, 2015  8:46 AM
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NICC staff and volunteers tackle bioswale project
Posted: Sun, Jun 28, 2015  8:33 AM
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Luther's Tanya Gertz selected for national program
Posted: Sun, Jun 28, 2015  8:18 AM
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Calmar Commercial Club makes $5,000 donation to NICC
Posted: Sun, Jun 28, 2015  8:10 AM
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Trail users can give their input on area trails
Posted: Fri, Jun 26, 2015  8:54 AM
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Humane Society says a shortage of volunteers has caused it to limit the number of animals it takes in
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  5:08 PM
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Iowa's County Recorders meet in Decorah
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  5:06 PM
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Ann Mansfield recipient of "2015 Healthy Iowa Award"
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  4:57 PM
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Decorah native gets to pose with Stanley Cup
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  4:53 PM
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Toys Go 'Round seeking used toys and books
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  4:41 PM
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"The Given World" copies now available prior to book discussion
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  4:39 PM
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Police are looking for a stolen truck
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  11:04 AM
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Work continues on Freeport Trail
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  9:32 AM
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Decorah eaglecam is done for the year--maybe
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  8:51 AM
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"Fast Fiber" group is getting organized
Posted: Wed, Jun 24, 2015  4:39 PM
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Cresco woman now headed to Minnesota
Posted: Wed, Jun 24, 2015  4:36 PM
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Concrete pillars moved to the Winneshiek County Fairgrounds
Posted: Thu, Jun 25, 2015  6:25 AM
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Lyme disease is an issue in NE Iowa
Posted: Wed, Jun 24, 2015  4:30 PM
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Tobacco-free workshop is Thursday
Posted: Wed, Jun 24, 2015  4:22 PM
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The cast of New Minowa Players production of "Les Miserables" takes to the street to promote its performances
Posted: Wed, Jun 24, 2015  9:14 AM
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Decorah eagle cam is down
Posted: Wed, Jun 24, 2015  7:57 AM
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City officials will ask for new bids on Dry Run Trail culvert under Highway 52
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  9:17 PM
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Amy Zalk Larson to become pastor at Good Shepherd Church
Posted: Mon, Jun 22, 2015  5:32 PM
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College Drive extension among places hit by flooding Monday
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  9:14 PM
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Several bridges in Winneshiek County affected by Monday's storm
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  9:10 PM
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Seed Savers among places hit by heavy rains
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  9:08 PM
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Winneshiek County flooding impacts farmers
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  9:05 PM
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Already in jail, she gets charged again for allegedly destroying jail property
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  9:01 PM
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Two charges filed against a Decorah man
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  8:59 PM
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Crops are doing well so far for Winneshiek County farmers
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  8:30 PM
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Accident near Eyota, Minnesota involving Decorah man kills Kellogg, MInnesota man
Posted: Tue, Jun 23, 2015  7:48 AM
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Storm dumps up to 4 inches of rain on Winneshiek County
Posted: Mon, Jun 22, 2015  4:20 PM
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County Board approves bids on construction of Frankville water system
Posted: Mon, Jun 22, 2015  11:32 AM
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Letter to the Editor: Do something about floodwater backup in Decorah
Posted: Mon, Jun 22, 2015  3:59 PM
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Chase Bank names semifinalists in its business competition — and a Decorah firm is on the list
Posted: Mon, Jun 22, 2015  3:49 PM
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Mayo Clinic has been named a "Yellow Ribbon Company"
Posted: Mon, Jun 22, 2015  3:42 PM
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Decorah man arrested on warrant for violating no contact order
Posted: Mon, Jun 22, 2015  3:38 PM
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Statewide convention coming to Decorah this week
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  2:04 PM
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Winneshiek County Recycling's Freeport facility has a new look
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  2:00 PM
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Winneshiek County Fairgrounds has a new look
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  1:53 PM
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Goal of new state trauma records system: share data, save lives, show trends
Posted: Sun, Jun 21, 2015  6:40 AM
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Two Decorah residents will reach Lansing next weekend as they paddle the entire MIssissippi River
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  1:43 PM
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Ice Hut owner asks for permission to park the truck near Trout Run Trail
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  1:31 PM
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Camping continues, despite the rain
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  12:13 PM
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Winneshiek County kids are being challenged to compete in a month-long marathon in July
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  12:55 PM
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History book club to read book about a forgotten hero of history
Posted: Sat, Jun 20, 2015  1:04 PM
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Park-Rec Board continues to work on replacing the swimming pool slide
Posted: Fri, Jun 19, 2015  9:49 AM
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Turkey River group issues flood management plan
Posted: Thu, Jun 18, 2015  9:03 AM
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Mr. Answer Person says, "Go back to bed, Locust Road neighbors!"
Posted: Thu, Jun 18, 2015  10:53 AM
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Silos & Smokestacks awards a $10,000 grant to NICC's Iowa Dairy Center
Posted: Thu, Jun 18, 2015  9:01 AM
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33 Luther College students from Decorah named to the spring Dean's List
Posted: Thu, Jun 18, 2015  5:31 PM
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Iowa DOT opens bids on Winneshiek County road projects
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2015  9:33 PM
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Paving of the Freeport Trail should begin on Thursday
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2015  9:40 PM
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Ask Mr. (Trails From Freeport) Answer Person
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2015  9:20 PM
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Depot Outlet awards $2,000 to Good Shepherd Church for LED lighting project
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2015  8:41 PM
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Decorah's Jim Anderson to seek re-election to NICC Board of Trustees
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2015  4:42 PM
Three other incumbents also will run for another term [Full Story]

"Into the Wild" outdoor mini field trips for adults scheduled
Posted: Wed, Jun 17, 2015  4:07 PM
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A pediatric dentistry practice will open this summer in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Jun 16, 2015  9:08 PM
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A new movie shot in part at Luther College has premiered
Posted: Tue, Jun 16, 2015  9:04 PM
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Paul Scott comment: "No more bad news, please!"
Posted: Tue, Jun 16, 2015  9:02 PM
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Waukon man arrested in Winneshiek County on two charges
Posted: Tue, Jun 16, 2015  9:00 PM
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NICC working on plans for a Beef Center at Calmar
Posted: Tue, Jun 16, 2015  8:56 PM
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Luther physics professor receives National Science Foundation grant
Posted: Tue, Jun 16, 2015  8:49 PM
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Some repairs needed to Winneshiek County Courthouse
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  8:33 PM
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Nelson named Decorah Street Commissioner
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  8:31 PM
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Instructional Fees and other fees set for Decorah Schools
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  7:39 PM
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Decorah City Council endorses letter to Alliant Energy
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  8:16 PM
Expresses interest in shared community solar projects [Full Story]

Routine administrative tasks handled by Decorah School Board
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  7:35 PM
Contractual agreements; bread and milk contracts ready the district for another year [Full Story]

Letter to the Editor: Who holds road construction crews responsible for the jobs they do?
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  8:13 PM
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Postville man transferred to Winneshiek County Jail
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  8:11 PM
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NICC announces list of spring graduates from Decorah
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  7:54 PM
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Farm accident claims the life of a Decorah man
Posted: Mon, Jun 15, 2015  12:02 PM
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Iowa Supreme Court issues a ruling in a case it heard in Decorah
Posted: Sun, Jun 14, 2015  9:31 PM
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One of this year's Decorah eagles has fledged
Posted: Sun, Jun 14, 2015  10:26 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "Is Wade's Window Burgers for sale?"
Posted: Sun, Jun 14, 2015  9:54 PM
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Gundersen Decorah Clinic welcomes orthopaedic surgeon
Posted: Sun, Jun 14, 2015  9:48 PM
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NE Iowa avoids flood threat
Posted: Fri, Jun 12, 2015  9:51 AM
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Lost and Found: One Limousin Charolais steer!
Posted: Fri, Jun 12, 2015  10:04 AM
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"National Exhibition of Folk Art in the Norwegian Tradition" opens at Vesterheim
Posted: Thu, Jun 11, 2015  7:05 PM
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National Weather Service expands its flash flood watch to include Winneshiek, Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette and Chickasaw counties
Posted: Thu, Jun 11, 2015  9:58 AM
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UPDATE ON CONDITION: Accident on Frankville Road injures Shakopee, Minnesota man
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  10:45 AM
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Heavy rains may hit Decorah Thursday night
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  5:23 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "What is the status of the Bluffs Inn Motel? I have relatives with reservations there for Nordic Fest weekend."
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  5:16 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "Has the company which was restoring the Hacker & Nelson building been told by the City they were taking too long and were told to shut down and leave?"
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  5:02 PM
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Two-vehicle accident injures two drivers, causes $12,500 in damages
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  2:18 PM
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Calmar man arrested on criminal charges
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  2:16 PM
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Decorah Free Clinic is looking for a Clinic Coordinator
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  2:06 PM
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Investigation into car-deer accident leads to drunk driving charges
Posted: Wed, Jun 10, 2015  2:12 PM
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Recycling center opens in Locust
Posted: Tue, Jun 9, 2015  7:42 PM
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Mayo Clinic Children's Center named among the top children's hospitals
Posted: Tue, Jun 9, 2015  4:55 PM
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North Winneshiek School will be changing to a preschool through 6th grade facility
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  6:27 PM
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County supervisors are frustrated by the state's confinement operation rules, but cannot agree on approach to take
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  11:39 AM
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Luther College has named a new vice president for finance and administration
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  6:23 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "What is this?"
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  6:13 PM
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Winneshiek Medical Center will conduct a pilot program for ER record-keeping
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  6:06 PM
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City and County are discussing additional IT sharing
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  6:02 PM
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Two arrested on disorderly conduct charges
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  11:12 AM
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Accident causes $20,000 in damages
Posted: Mon, Jun 8, 2015  2:21 PM
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Decorah couple die in traffic accident east of Cresco
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  8:02 AM
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Part of Freeport Trail will open by July 4th
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  6:26 PM
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Supporters of the project to extend Trout Run Trail to Freeport hold a celebration
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  6:08 PM
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Letter to the Editor: State Representative Darrel Branhagen says Iowa Legislature did "good bipartisan work"
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  6:06 PM
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Wilhelm: State legislature took "important steps forward"
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  6:01 PM
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KWWL-TV does a profile of the co-worker who helped Kennedy Folkedahl after a construction accident
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  3:53 PM
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Norwegians give a rousing welcome to the return of King Olav's 1951 Cadillac
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  3:42 PM
Car was displayed at Vesterheim for many years [Full Story]

Ask Mr. Answer Person: "How does the City of Decorah define 'cookfires'?"
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  3:10 PM
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Decorah HS's summer programs start
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  3:01 PM
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Thunder Road receives $1,000 donation
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  2:50 PM
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Luther College announces kids matinees for 2015-2016
Posted: Sun, Jun 7, 2015  2:42 PM
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King Olav's Cadillac unveiled in Oslo
Posted: Fri, Jun 5, 2015  9:33 AM
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Cresco Police arrest Decorah man for unserved jail time
Posted: Fri, Jun 5, 2015  9:39 AM
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Sheriff's Department releases results of Special Traffic Enforcement Program
Posted: Fri, Jun 5, 2015  9:46 AM
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ArtHaus Summer Classes begin this weekend
Posted: Thu, Jun 4, 2015  5:07 PM
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"The Heart of Everything That Is: The Untold Story of Red Cloud" books available at Library for upcoming discussion
Posted: Thu, Jun 4, 2015  5:04 PM
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Ridgeway man arrested on parole violation charge
Posted: Thu, Jun 4, 2015  12:08 PM
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Deer doesn't get hit--but still causes $6,500 in damages
Posted: Thu, Jun 4, 2015  12:03 PM
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Cedar Falls man ticketed after accident causes $10,000 in damages
Posted: Thu, Jun 4, 2015  12:10 PM
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Patching work to begin soon on parts of Locust Road
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:36 PM
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Expert on public Internet utilities to speak Thursday in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:44 PM
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Paul Scott comment: Why you should come hear Curtis Dean at 5:15 p.m. Thursday
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:49 PM
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Community solar panel project gets a boost from the Winneshiek Medical Center Board
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:32 PM
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Decorah Police were busy during the Memorial Day Special Traffic Enforcement Program
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:28 PM
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Winneshiek Medical Center has another good month financially
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:24 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "When will store owners be arrested for selling fire pits?"
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:17 PM
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Winneshiek Medical Center is pleased with the results of skin cancer screenings
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:11 PM
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Luther's Kate Elliott chosen for special seminar
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:07 PM
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Blood drive in honor of former Winneshiek Medical Center CAO Dan Werner was a success
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  8:02 PM
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Display of David Cavagnaro's photography has gone up at Luther's Preus Library
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  7:48 PM
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Alabama woman posts bond on Winneshiek County charges--but is taken to Minnesota on Houston County charges
Posted: Wed, Jun 3, 2015  9:47 AM
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13 retiring Luther College faculty members granted emeriti status
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  6:05 PM
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Street Department: Snow removal costs continue to rise
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  5:52 PM
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decorahnews.com special report: Enjoy the solitude at Neste Valley Park
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  5:46 PM
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Decorah HS student receives a scholarship from Gemini, Inc.
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  5:38 PM
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Decorah student Karl Sand receives Adam Bohr Scholarship
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  5:26 PM
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North Winneshiek releases 4th quarter Honor Roll
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  5:15 PM
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Luther College announces 2015-2016 Center Stage Series
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  5:01 PM
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Two Decorah students donate stuffed animals to the hospital
Posted: Tue, Jun 2, 2015  4:56 PM
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decorahnews.com special report: Neste Valley Park is the result of a cooperative effort
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  8:52 PM
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Decorah City Council approves first reading of $84,500 hike in sewer and water rates
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  8:49 PM
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City council members show no desire to change rules about open burning
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  8:49 PM
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May was wet, wet, wet in Decorah
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  8:44 PM
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Winneshiek County supervisors invited to tour Millenium Ag
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  8:41 PM
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Howard-Winneshiek students have won the "Bike Rack Challenge"
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  8:38 PM
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Wednesday is registration deadline for leaf casting workshop at Lake Meyer
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  8:28 PM
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It's a fact: Decorah is one of America's Most Liveable Towns!
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  9:13 AM
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Decorah resident hospitalized following construction accident
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  9:38 AM
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Ossian woman taken to Winneshiek County Jail on probation violation warrant related to 2013 meth lab arrest
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  9:32 AM
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The weekend was a busy one for area police
Posted: Mon, Jun 1, 2015  2:35 PM
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