4:30PM SATURDAY UPDATE: Second verse, same as the first?
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More rain expected Sunday over already-saturated ground [Full Story]
Will more rain mean more flooding?
Posted: Sat, Sep 24, 2016  4:29 PM
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Ice Cave Road has been closed
Posted: Sat, Sep 24, 2016  4:26 PM
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Luther College chosen a semi-finalist in campus sustainability competition
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  12:10 PM
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Luther College Writers Festival is Friday and Saturday on campus
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  12:17 PM
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Patchwork Green Farm to hold tour Sunday
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  12:25 PM
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Iowa Barn Tour is Saturday and Sunday
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  12:33 PM
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New Minowa Players fundraiser is Saturday
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  12:44 PM
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Luther College to host Covalence trumpet/piano duo
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  12:56 PM
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Several roads have been added to the list of closed roads
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  1:17 PM
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Luther Piano Quartet to perform Sunday
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  12:59 PM
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NICC Board approves cooperative recreational program in South Winneshiek
Posted: Wed, Sep 21, 2016  9:19 PM
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Latest Winneshiek Habitat for Humanity partner family selected
Posted: Wed, Sep 21, 2016  4:08 PM
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Recent News

6:30AM UPDATE: Heavy rains pound the area; flash flood warning issued
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  6:28 AM
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No decision in Iowa City on the "Kinnick-style" house proposed by a Decorah couple
Posted: Thu, Sep 22, 2016  8:30 AM
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Groundbreaking ceremonies held for Fairfield Inn & Suites
Posted: Wed, Sep 21, 2016  5:35 PM
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Area contractor is the apparent low bidder on a $23 million bridge project
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  3:48 PM
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Fall enrollment at Luther College drops over seven percent
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  4:05 PM
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Decorah High School officially receives the 2015-2016 Class 3A Iowa Challenge Cup
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  11:44 AM
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Luther student says helping schools in Afghanistan was rewarding, but challenging
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  4:24 PM
Mustafa Muhammadi speaks to the Luther Women's Club [Full Story]
Members of the Norwegian Parliament enjoy their look at American politics
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  7:41 PM
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Legislative candidates answer questions about energy use
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  7:27 PM
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Proceeds from Nordic Fest 50th Anniversary book donated to Vesterheim
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  7:21 PM
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Saturday is Luther College's Community Day
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  7:12 PM
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Decorah Bank & Trust donates more money to flood relief fund through the Driftless Dodgers baseball team
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  8:11 PM
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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad asks President Obama to declare Northeast Iowa a federal disaster area
Posted: Tue, Sep 20, 2016  9:42 AM
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New police officer begins work in Decorah
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  7:02 PM
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Decorah City Council approves payment to Winneshiek County Development
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  6:55 PM
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The case of the missing picnic tables
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  6:52 PM
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Minnesota man arrested on drunk driving charge
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  11:06 AM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "What happened to the lights on the Trout Run Trail Bridges?"
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  2:29 PM
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County supervisors sign proclamation observing October Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  2:22 PM
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Decorah Mayor Don Arendt signs proclamation for Constitution Week
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  2:19 PM
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Vintage "base ball" game Sunday raised over $1,350 for flood relief
Posted: Thu, Sep 15, 2016  5:15 PM
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Police recover the body of a missing Luther College student
Posted: Sun, Sep 18, 2016  1:13 PM
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Luther College releases statement in the wake of the death of one of its students
Posted: Mon, Sep 19, 2016  7:29 AM
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Small fire at Decorah High School Friday night
Posted: Sat, Sep 17, 2016  3:10 PM
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An emotional thank-you to Decorah HS drumline director Jerry Dean at Friday night's football game
Posted: Sat, Sep 17, 2016  11:25 AM
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Police are searching for a missing Luther College student
Posted: Sun, Sep 18, 2016  10:21 AM
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Site preparation begins at Fairfield Inn & Suites location
Posted: Sun, Sep 18, 2016  10:43 AM
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New aerial ladder fire truck might arrive in Decorah in October
Posted: Sun, Sep 18, 2016  10:34 AM
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Volunteers sought to be Nordic Fest Board members
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  3:52 PM
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Decorah family profiled in new book just released by the University of Iowa Press
Posted: Sun, Sep 18, 2016  10:12 AM
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Winneshiek County Habitat for Humanity beginning work on its newest home
Posted: Fri, Sep 16, 2016  1:32 PM
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This year's Presidential campaign has had plenty of constitutional issues
Posted: Fri, Sep 16, 2016  10:52 AM
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Recycling plant flood debris site is now closed
Posted: Thu, Sep 15, 2016  5:22 PM
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Walking School Bus program seeks volunteers
Posted: Thu, Sep 15, 2016  5:18 PM
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Dairy Foundation to sponsor bus tour of Wisconsin dairies in November
Posted: Thu, Sep 15, 2016  4:53 PM
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No decision in Iowa City on the "Kinnick-style" house proposed by a Decorah couple
Posted: Thu, Sep 15, 2016  9:23 AM
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Flood Relief Fund gets a contribution from the Decorah Viking Athletic Booster Club
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  4:06 PM
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Water: A decorahnews.com special report. Turkey River Watershed project aims to convince farmers conservation practices make financial sense
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  3:58 PM
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15 members of the Norwegian Parliament to visit Decorah next Tuesday
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  8:43 AM
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Cancer survivors meet to promote Winneshiek County Celebration of Life
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  8:10 PM
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Construction is scheduled to begin Thursday at Trout Run Park
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  11:32 AM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person about the skateboard park
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  11:42 AM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: Why do decorahnews.com photos stay the same size when you click on them?
Posted: Wed, Sep 14, 2016  2:21 PM
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Wednesday is decision day for Kinnick Stadium-style house in Iowa City proposed by Decorah residents
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  11:15 AM
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Helen Johnson of Decorah named National Merit Scholarship semifinalist
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  7:47 PM
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Federal judge rules against former Decorah man in Social Security fraud case
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  1:53 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: Why was 2008's flood stage higher when 2016's flooding did more damage in Freeport?
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  1:45 PM
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Luther College is #90 in the latest U.S. News & World Report college rankings
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  4:03 PM
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FEMA officials are visiting Decorah and NE Iowa
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  8:07 AM
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Floodwaters didn't just damage bridge abutments--some bridges were damaged, too
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  2:53 PM
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Decorah School Board conducts organizational business for upcoming year
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  6:58 PM
Officers elected, committee reps appointed, meeting times set [Full Story]
North Winneshiek School Board holds organizational meeting
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  8:32 AM
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School Board will discuss property options for new elementary facilities in October
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  6:54 PM
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New Shareholders appointed by Decorah Community School Board
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  6:51 PM
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The cave on Locust Road--explained
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  3:10 PM
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Fort Atkinson man arrested for failing to appear to face assault charges
Posted: Tue, Sep 13, 2016  8:40 AM
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Numerous roads still closed by flooding
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  1:20 PM
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Plans announced for candidate forum
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  2:19 PM
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No new City/County IT Director yet
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  2:16 PM
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New Albin man arrested for Operating While Under the Influence
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  3:05 PM
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Luther professor earns an award for her book of Norwegian history
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  1:56 PM
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Decorah Police are investigating a report of a sexual assault
Posted: Mon, Sep 12, 2016  7:58 AM
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Decorah Parks & Recreation receives a donation of 110 acres of land
Posted: Sun, Sep 11, 2016  2:24 PM
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Decorah Bank & Trust donates $10,000 toward flood relief
Posted: Sun, Sep 11, 2016  2:16 PM
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Crops are beginning to show some signs of flood damage
Posted: Sun, Sep 11, 2016  2:08 PM
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What did flood responders run out of first?
Posted: Sun, Sep 11, 2016  2:02 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "What's that cave along Locust Road?"
Posted: Sun, Sep 11, 2016  1:56 PM
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13 Winneshiek County farms recognized for longevity
Posted: Sun, Sep 11, 2016  1:23 PM
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More Century Farm photos
Posted: Sun, Sep 11, 2016  1:13 PM
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3:00PM FRIDAY UPDATE: Additional roads closed in Winneshiek County
Posted: Thu, Sep 8, 2016  6:13 PM
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"Beer tourists" planning for latest Toppling Goliath release
Posted: Thu, Sep 8, 2016  6:04 PM
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Decorah girl earns Gold Award by restoring local cemetery
Posted: Thu, Sep 8, 2016  6:08 PM
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Decorah man arrested for violation of probation
Posted: Thu, Sep 8, 2016  9:38 AM
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Revenues in July were sluggish for Winneshiek Medical Center
Posted: Thu, Sep 8, 2016  8:47 AM
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Groundbreaking set for September 21st for new Fairfield Inn & Suites in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  3:55 PM
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Portions of Trout Run Trail flood again
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  5:09 PM
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September 16th will determine whether Decorah buys an aerial ladder fire truck from Indianola
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  5:03 PM
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Decorah Mayor Don Arendt thanks those who helped with the response to August 24th's flooding
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  4:03 PM
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Small Business Administration is offering flood relief
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  6:01 PM
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It's raining dogs and cats in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  5:45 PM
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New program is encouraging Decorah residents to shop locally
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  5:37 PM
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first on decorahnews.com: Chances are good Northeast Iowa will qualify as a federal disaster area
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  4:55 PM
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The number of closed roads is now 11
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  10:57 AM
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More flooding in Winneshiek County
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  7:30 AM
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Iowa City woman seriously injured in accident on Locust Road
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  9:47 AM
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Calmar man died in weekend accident
Posted: Wed, Sep 7, 2016  11:17 AM
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first on decorahnews.com: Why can property in owners in Spillville get only $35,000 worth of flood insurance, while property owners in Decorah can get $250,000?
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  4:42 PM
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Not all details have been settled yet, but there will be a deer hunt inside the City of Decorah this fall and winter
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  8:14 PM
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Downtown bike racks are moving in a two-month experiment
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  8:02 PM
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Decorah's wastewater Treatment Plant still pumping a lot of water
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  7:56 PM
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A new bridge on Oneota Drive could cost as much as $1.3 million
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  7:49 PM
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Winneshiek True Value has new owners
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  2:12 PM
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Depressed by the recent flooding? This agency can help!
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  2:09 PM
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Changes could be in store for mental health/developmental disabilities programs
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  2:02 PM
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Faculty art exhibit opens Wednesday at Luther College
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  1:53 PM
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Decorah man ticketed in Quarry Hill Road accident
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  1:44 PM
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Truck and tractor collide on Highway 52
Posted: Tue, Sep 6, 2016  1:37 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person your questions about how flood insurance works.
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  11:39 AM
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Guest comment: We need to have a 100 percent no-till future
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  11:30 AM
--by Winneshiek Energy District Executive Director Andy Johnson [Full Story]
Winneshiek County Recorder's Office will hold a
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  11:20 AM
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KDEC's Jeni Grouws elected to board of Iowa Broadcasters Association
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  11:14 AM
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New exhibit has opened at Vesterheim Museum
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  11:09 AM
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Winneshiek County Sheriff's Department is warning about a scam
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  11:06 AM
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Registration has begun for local class on improving your money handling skills
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  11:00 AM
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HSNEI offering lower adoption fees on many dogs and all cats in September
Posted: Mon, Sep 5, 2016  10:53 AM
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Semi catches on fire, but nobody injured
Posted: Fri, Sep 2, 2016  12:06 PM
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New ambulance arrives at Winneshiek Medical Center
Posted: Fri, Sep 2, 2016  9:17 AM
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Updated list of road closings
Posted: Fri, Sep 2, 2016  9:15 AM
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More problems for Dug Road Trail
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  1:53 PM
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August was the second wettest month in 124 years in Decorah
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  4:37 PM
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Ballot for the November 8th election has been set
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  11:24 AM
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Alumni art exhibition begins at Luther
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  6:39 PM
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Local agent named to the Department of Health and Human Services' Regional Agents and Brokers Coalition
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  6:35 PM
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Steyer Opera House inducted into Iowa Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  6:30 PM
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4-H members participate in Regional County Retreat
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  6:27 PM
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Castalia farm couple earns Iowa Conservation Farmer of the Year Award from Iowa Farm Bureau
Posted: Thu, Sep 1, 2016  8:26 AM
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