TOP STORY: Decorah's Women's March organizers are encouraged and poised for more
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  2:03 PM
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Have you heard about the big event that will bring numerous teams through Decorah?
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  2:17 PM
No, it's not RAGBRAI [Full Story]
decorahnews.com feature: C.R.E.W. helps provide fun, safe events for local youth
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  1:14 PM
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UPDATE: Fort Atkinson resident is back in jail
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  1:32 PM
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Winneshiek County is loaning $18,000 to Calmar Township to help with the cash flow on a fire truck purchase
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  1:57 PM
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Letter to the Editor: Oppose legislation being discussed in Des Moines this week
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  9:06 AM
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Magpie gets some publicity from an Iowa travel blogger
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  1:48 PM
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Author Nick Petrie at Decorah Public Library on Tuesday
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  1:48 PM
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Vesterheim Open House Tuesday Features Luther Student Folk Art
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  1:55 PM
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The Winneshiek County Convention and Visitors Bureau is looking for volunteers
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  10:10 AM
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Vesterheim and Art Haus' Barnetimen (Children's Hour) is Tuesday morning
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  11:22 AM
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Auditions for New Minowa Player's spring show on Thursday
Posted: Mon, Jan 23, 2017  2:15 PM
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EDITORIAL: Join in opposing any staffing cuts to the Decorah Fire Department
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  4:25 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "How many people participated in Saturday's Women's March--Driftless Chapter" in Decorah?"
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  9:14 PM
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RAGBRAI is coming to Northeast Iowa next summer
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  9:04 PM
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Luther professor Thomas Johnson's documentary film "Ironhead" featuring local artist Kelly Ludeking premieres on IPTV
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  1:05 PM
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Numerous Decorah HS speech entries qualify for State Speech
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  9:23 PM
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Letter to the Editor: "Don't cut the Fire Department staff"
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  11:38 AM
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Bidding for the Highways 9 & 52 intersection project moved to March
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  9:54 AM
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Luther College increases its composting capability thanks to the installation of a food pulper
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  9:10 AM
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Women's March on Washington - Driftless style in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Jan 18, 2017  2:28 PM
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Local chapter of "Knitted Knockers" is kicking off
Posted: Thu, Jan 19, 2017  12:11 PM
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The word is spreading about Decorah and Winneshiek County
Posted: Thu, Jan 19, 2017  11:48 AM
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Northeast Iowa Community College receives $100,000 Career and Intermediary Program Expansion grant
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  9:28 AM
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Students graduate from DARE program
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  10:50 AM
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John Cline students make a donation to two local groups
Posted: Sun, Jan 22, 2017  3:56 PM
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New Minowa Players is performing "The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley"
Posted: Thu, Jan 19, 2017  1:23 PM
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Two new agriculture programs are approved at NICC
Posted: Thu, Jan 19, 2017  10:12 AM
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Local 4-H participants learn about Iowa's legal system
Posted: Thu, Jan 19, 2017  9:07 AM
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first on decorahnews.com: Will the Decorah Fire Department's full-time paid staff be cut?
Posted: Wed, Jan 18, 2017  5:07 PM
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NICC Board recommends adoption of the school's 2017-2018 budget
Posted: Wed, Jan 18, 2017  5:01 PM
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Two Decorah High School Vocalists Shine at Dorian Vocal Festival
Posted: Wed, Jan 18, 2017  9:11 AM
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Mediacom announces Gigabit Internet speed rollout
Posted: Wed, Jan 18, 2017  4:57 PM
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Here's the ordinance that would limit the idling time of vehicles in the City of Decorah
Posted: Tue, Jan 17, 2017  6:55 PM
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Decorah Police Department responds to an accident on Ridge Road
Posted: Wed, Jan 18, 2017  11:05 AM
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Michael Bergan begins work as a State Representative
Posted: Wed, Jan 18, 2017  10:14 AM
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Local businesses stock up on supplies to help Decorah residents deal with icy sidewalks and driveways
Posted: Tue, Jan 17, 2017  2:37 PM
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Decorah City Council considering a ban on through truck traffic for heavier trucks
Posted: Tue, Jan 17, 2017  6:49 PM
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First reading approved of pay raises for Decorah Mayor and City Council
Posted: Tue, Jan 17, 2017  6:45 PM
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Construction machine simulator makes a stop in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Jan 17, 2017  3:37 PM
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Decorah student Peter Swanson is headed to Russia
Posted: Thu, Jan 12, 2017  2:10 PM
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Money owed to Winneshiek County by the Oneota Historic Future Alliance has been forgiven
Posted: Mon, Jan 16, 2017  2:30 PM
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Postville man arrested for allegedly trying to return stolen merchandise to Walmart for cash
Posted: Mon, Jan 16, 2017  11:38 AM
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The Winneshiek County Convention and Visitors Bureau takes to Twitter
Posted: Thu, Jan 12, 2017  2:21 PM
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Celebration of Life for former Luther professor Weston Noble will be held in May
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  5:17 PM
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Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  5:04 PM
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PHOTOS OF THE DAY: Progress being made at Fairfield Inn & Suites site
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  5:00 PM
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State Senator Michael Breitbach elected to leadership posts in the legislature
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  4:55 PM
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California man arrested on drunk driving charges
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  4:52 PM
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Winneshiek County Cattlemen accepting applications for scholarships
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  4:30 PM
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Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce will award scholarships to ag students
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  3:42 PM
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Date announced for 2017 Home, Sport & Garden Show
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  3:35 PM
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Applications are due March 15th to exhibit in the 2017 Northeast Iowa Artists' Studio Tour
Posted: Sun, Jan 15, 2017  3:29 PM
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"Beer Tourists" flock to Decorah
Posted: Fri, Jan 13, 2017  12:19 PM
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Large crowd hears discussion of Electoral College
Posted: Thu, Jan 12, 2017  8:19 PM
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It's not too late to get a flu shot
Posted: Thu, Jan 12, 2017  9:32 AM
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Meals on Wheels volunteers are needed
Posted: Thu, Jan 12, 2017  4:54 PM
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Reminders about Decorah city ordinances for snow removal and snow emergency parking procedures
Posted: Thu, Jan 12, 2017  9:12 AM
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Seven years after the earthquake in Haiti, Renee Splichal Larson recalls those days
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2017  1:51 PM
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Here come the "Beer Tourists" to Decorah!
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2017  1:19 PM
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34 Winneshiek County families receive flood relief grants from the Northeast Iowa Board of Realtors
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2017  5:49 PM
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How should $4 million in grant money be spent in the Upper Iowa River Watershed?
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2017  5:40 PM
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Luther assistant professor Andrew Last named Nordic Choir conductor
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2017  11:49 AM
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Posted: Tue, Jan 10, 2017  2:04 PM
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Decorah 2017-2018 Open Enrollment Application deadlines have been set
Posted: Wed, Jan 11, 2017  11:17 AM
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Organizers are planning a "Women's March on Washington"--in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Jan 10, 2017  11:49 AM
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Effigy Mounds will be featured on a brand new U.S. quarter
Posted: Tue, Jan 10, 2017  11:42 AM
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Toppling Goliath is "Brewing up history with the Field Museum"
Posted: Tue, Jan 10, 2017  11:56 AM
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Upper Iowa River flood reduction project is about to swing into operation
Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  1:35 PM
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Decorah has a new City Forester
Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  9:10 PM
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Massman Contruction and Solar initiates a new way to support mentoring
Posted: Tue, Jan 10, 2017  9:43 AM
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Many times taking antibiotics to fight a cold is not the answer
Posted: Tue, Jan 10, 2017  12:25 PM
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The search for a new Decorah Public Library Director is getting underway
Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  5:16 PM
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Parents who fail to pay for school lunches will have their kids eating peanut butter sandwiches
Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  7:21 PM
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Decorah School District is buying two new buses
Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  7:17 PM
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The Depot Outlet will hold a sale of prom dresses
Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  1:08 PM
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January is National Mentoring Month
Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  11:03 AM
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Decorah Police investigate meth lab
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  6:24 PM
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Posted: Mon, Jan 9, 2017  8:33 AM
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Sheriff's Department was busy serving warrants
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  6:18 PM
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Iowa legislature begins its 2017 session
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  6:12 PM
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Decorah coffee shop plans to give away free coffee Friday
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  3:31 PM
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First baby of the year at Winneshiek Medical Center announced
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  3:21 PM
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4-H members learn all about drones
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  3:14 PM
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Janice Numedahl joins Kelly Real Estate
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  3:00 PM
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PHOTO OF THE DAY: A look at another of our "fine feathered friends"
Posted: Sun, Jan 8, 2017  2:57 PM
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WMC offers a free diabetes information group each month
Posted: Fri, Jan 6, 2017  9:18 AM
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Dan Marx: Sheriff's department is one part of our law enforcement system
Posted: Thu, Jan 5, 2017  2:15 PM
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WMC Decorah Clinic welcomes new family medicine and OB physician
Posted: Thu, Jan 5, 2017  5:32 PM
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Posted: Thu, Jan 5, 2017  5:27 PM
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Spillville man wins Iowa $30,000 Lottery
Posted: Thu, Jan 5, 2017  5:25 PM
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South Winneshiek HS FFA program receives a $10,000 grant
Posted: Thu, Jan 5, 2017  5:23 PM
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Adam J. Bohr Scholarship applications are now available
Posted: Thu, Jan 5, 2017  5:21 PM
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Car Seat Safety is Important
Posted: Thu, Jan 5, 2017  5:19 PM
Winneshiek Medical Center sets dates for free checks [Full Story]
Luther College Land Use Committee has created a web page about the proposed Anderson Prairie site for a new elementary school
Posted: Wed, Jan 4, 2017  4:09 PM
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Why is walking like a penguin important during winter?
Posted: Wed, Jan 4, 2017  12:31 PM
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Financial situation looking better for Winneshiek Medical Center
Posted: Wed, Jan 4, 2017  5:05 PM
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Rootz hair salon opens in former Smock's barbershop
Posted: Wed, Jan 4, 2017  12:46 PM
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Girl Scout cookie sales begin
Posted: Wed, Jan 4, 2017  2:21 PM
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Winneshiek Medical Center Auxiliary is offering scholarships
Posted: Wed, Jan 4, 2017  5:53 PM
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Pay raises for mayor and city council win approval
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  6:31 PM
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Approval given to study possible high-speed Internet utility in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  6:27 PM
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The top 10 local news stories of 2016: #2 and #1
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  5:18 PM
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Electronics and Appliances Recycling will be held January 28th
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  6:22 PM
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Sheriff's deputies respond to accident, make two arrests
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  5:08 PM
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County board leaders are re-elected
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  5:11 PM
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Ask Mr. Answer Person: "Will the Boy Scouts offer Christmas tree disposal?"
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  10:27 AM
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Decorah's Jada Vanden Brink earns highest award in Girl Scouts
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  12:29 PM
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January is National Mentoring Month
Posted: Tue, Jan 3, 2017  1:00 PM
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It's official--2016 was the wettest year in Decorah recorded history
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  5:49 PM
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The top 10 local news stories of 2016: #4 and #3
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  5:35 PM
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decorahnews.com/decorahsports.com set records during 2016
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  5:29 PM
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For a change, weather in Decorah was cooler last month
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  5:07 PM
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Fort Atkinson resident arrested
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  5:04 PM
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Date announced for 2017 Taste of Winneshiek
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  4:59 PM
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Winneshiek Medical Center Foundation is offering camping scholarships for students with diabetes
Posted: Mon, Jan 2, 2017  4:53 PM
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