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Ossian man cited for failure to maintain control
Posted: Mon, Jan 25, 2021  11:48 AM
Waukon man arrested for OWI 2nd offense
Posted: Mon, Jan 25, 2021  11:34 AM
Postville woman charged with forgery and theft
Posted: Mon, Jan 25, 2021  11:27 AM
COVID can't stop the Decorah Community Food Pantry
Posted: Sun, Jan 24, 2021  6:49 PM
Decorah firefighters put out a shed fire
Posted: Sun, Jan 24, 2021  9:53 AM
Letter to the Editor: Decorah Public Library's book bundles are a great service
Posted: Sun, Jan 24, 2021  3:04 PM
--by Ruth Jauret of Decorah [Full Story]
Decorah Police respond to two traffic accidents
Posted: Sat, Jan 23, 2021  2:41 PM
Christopher & Banks announces it is filing for bankruptcy
Posted: Fri, Jan 22, 2021  8:20 AM
It has 450 stores, including one in Decorah [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Please, snowmobilers, respect the rules of snowmobiling!
Posted: Thu, Jan 21, 2021  2:40 PM
--by Bud Winter, president of Trails Unlimited Snowmobile Club [Full Story]
COVID-19 cases surpass 8,000 in NE Iowa
Posted: Thu, Jan 21, 2021  12:04 PM
New signs mark Decorah's Commercial Historic District
Posted: Wed, Jan 20, 2021  2:05 PM
Photo of the Day: "Towering" over Decorah
Posted: Wed, Jan 20, 2021  9:51 AM

Recent News

Upper Iowa Speedway is for sale
Posted: Tue, Jan 19, 2021  1:27 PM
Photo of the day: Snow-wegian sculpture
Posted: Tue, Jan 19, 2021  1:34 PM
Winter weather causes a collision with a semi
Posted: Tue, Jan 19, 2021  12:20 PM
Snow and ice cause a rollover accident
Posted: Tue, Jan 19, 2021  12:10 PM
Ridgeway man arrested for OWI
Posted: Mon, Jan 18, 2021  11:31 AM
Decorah Police report three minor accidents
Posted: Mon, Jan 18, 2021  10:43 AM
Decorah law firm is announcing staffing changes
Posted: Sun, Jan 17, 2021  12:57 PM
Power outage affected over 800 Decorah residents
Posted: Fri, Jan 15, 2021  10:52 AM
Here's how much snowfall we got on Thursday
Posted: Fri, Jan 15, 2021  10:29 AM
Letter to the Editor: Winneshiek County Republicans should rename their local office
Posted: Thu, Jan 14, 2021  10:31 AM
--by Kirsten J. Olson of Decorah [Full Story]
Where have the Decorah eagles been?
Posted: Wed, Jan 13, 2021  11:14 AM
--by decorahnews.com's Sara Peterson [Full Story]
There won't be a Barnelopet this year in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Jan 13, 2021  1:40 PM
A new book walk will begin on Friday
Posted: Wed, Jan 13, 2021  10:08 AM
Letter to the Editor: Increase the can and bottle deposit to 10 cents per container
Posted: Tue, Jan 12, 2021  11:07 AM
--by Dale Johnson of Decorah [Full Story]
Winneshiek County might be opening another highway garage
Posted: Mon, Jan 11, 2021  2:47 PM
Has begun negotiating for the purchase of some property [Full Story]
Ridgeway man arrested for OWI
Posted: Mon, Jan 11, 2021  11:22 AM
Monona man arrested for probation violation
Posted: Mon, Jan 11, 2021  11:19 AM
Fort Atkinson man arrested for parole violation
Posted: Mon, Jan 11, 2021  11:11 AM
DCSD releases updated COVID-19 data
Posted: Mon, Jan 11, 2021  10:34 AM
Public hearing will be held Monday night at 7:00 on request to rezone land along Old Stage Road
Posted: Sun, Jan 10, 2021  11:33 AM
The property previously was proposed as the site of a Menards store [Full Story]
59 of Iowa's 99 counties have COVID-19 14-day positivity rates above 15 percent
Posted: Sun, Jan 10, 2021  11:15 AM
Four of six NE Iowa counties are above 15 percent [Full Story]
Winneshiek County Public Health Department provides an update on the COVID-19 vaccine
Posted: Fri, Jan 8, 2021  12:46 PM
Vaccines are still being given to priority populations only [Full Story]
Two lawyers join a Decorah law firm
Posted: Fri, Jan 8, 2021  1:02 PM
Decorah HS marketing class opens school store
Posted: Thu, Jan 7, 2021  8:48 AM
Active COVID-19 cases continue to decline in NE Iowa
Posted: Wed, Jan 6, 2021  12:07 PM
"Many of us do not feel safe and do not feel we are being heard"
Posted: Tue, Jan 5, 2021  2:00 PM
Letter to the Editor by about one dozen Luther students [Full Story]
Another of our favorite 2020 local new stories: Goats get hired to eat everything within sight
Posted: Tue, Jan 5, 2021  9:40 AM
--by decorahnews.com's Paul Scott [Full Story]
December was warm and dry
Posted: Mon, Jan 4, 2021  11:25 AM
A throwback to another one of our favorites from 2020
Posted: Mon, Jan 4, 2021  1:00 PM
--by decorahnews.com's Angela LaBelle [Full Story]
Three new county supervisors begin their terms
Posted: Mon, Jan 4, 2021  10:34 AM
It's back to in-person learning on Monday
Posted: Sun, Jan 3, 2021  9:19 AM
Both Decorah School District and Luther College are switching away from virtual classes [Full Story]
A Decorah family is given an historic Decorah-made radio
Posted: Sun, Jan 3, 2021  10:09 PM
--by decorahnews.com's Paul Scott [Full Story]
Tuesday accident causes $12,000 in damages
Posted: Sat, Jan 2, 2021  9:56 AM
Vaccinations have begun of residents and staff members at Decorah nursing homes
Posted: Thu, Dec 31, 2020  2:54 PM
Wellington Place and Aase Haugen Homes have begun vaccinations; Eastern Star is still waiting [Full Story]
Record Year at Holiday Lights
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  4:26 PM
A new medical clinic in NE Iowa is opening soon
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  3:33 PM
Cresco Bank & Trust donates to orthopedics program
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  3:22 PM
Winter snowstorm dumps 2-3 inches of snow on Decorah
Posted: Wed, Dec 30, 2020  9:49 AM
Ames man arrested on a Polk County warrant
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  3:04 PM
Accident causes $30,000 of damage
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  3:01 PM
Covid-19 continues to claim lives in northeast Iowa
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  12:28 PM
Holiday will affect garbage pickup in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Dec 29, 2020  9:58 AM
Youth mentoring match spreading "joy" in Cresco
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  12:38 PM
Letter to the Editor: It's the end of an era in Decorah
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  12:19 PM
--by Jim Fritz of Decorah [Full Story]
Ossian woman arrested on multiple charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:24 AM
Waukon man arrested on on two charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:23 AM
No injuries in a parking lot collision
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:21 AM
FEATURE STORY: The abandoned towns of Winneshiek County
Posted: Mon, Dec 28, 2020  10:07 AM
--by decorahnews.com's Paul Scott [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Cheers to the Winneshiek Medical Center's Christmas meal
Posted: Sat, Dec 26, 2020  4:19 PM
--by John and Sondy Carver of Decorah [Full Story]
NICC's President will retire in 2022
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  8:42 AM
Letter to the Editor: "Departing Supervisors Deserve our Thanks"
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  1:05 PM
--by Winneshiek County Supervisors Floyd Ashbacher and John Beard [Full Story]
Active COVID-19 cases are down in northeast Iowa
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  12:34 PM
More information on area Christmas services
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  11:49 AM
Sheriff's deputies respond to two accidents Monday
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  3:45 PM
Weather-related Christmas Eve cancellations
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  10:34 AM
Four vehicles vandalized in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  10:25 AM
Decorah man arrested for OWI
Posted: Wed, Dec 23, 2020  10:21 AM
Holiday will affect garbage pickup in Decorah
Posted: Tue, Dec 22, 2020  11:26 AM
Initial COVID-19 vaccine shots administered Tuesday to Gundersen Clinic physicians in La Crosse
Posted: Tue, Dec 22, 2020  8:53 AM
Vaccinations of health workers in Winneshiek County will start soon [Full Story]
Decorah Police respond to a traffic accident Monday
Posted: Mon, Dec 21, 2020  4:22 PM
Monday night will be a good night for Winneshiek County residents to do some skygazing
Posted: Sun, Dec 20, 2020  1:20 PM
Saturn and Jupiter will be very close to one another--something that hasn't happened in 400 years [Full Story]
Decorah's Community Hero Holiday Project is underway
Posted: Sun, Dec 20, 2020  8:58 AM
Decorah woman arrested on OWI charge
Posted: Sun, Dec 20, 2020  12:39 PM
Have the Decorah bald eagles built a new nest?
Posted: Thu, Dec 17, 2020  11:53 AM
Letter to the Editor: Here's how Decorah once took care of its "pigeon problem"
Posted: Thu, Dec 17, 2020  4:06 PM
--by Alan Sand of Decorah [Full Story]
Active COVID-19 cases are down in Winneshiek County
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  11:40 AM
Connecting community through music
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  11:32 AM
Two-vehicle accident causes $15,000 of damage
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  10:17 AM
Two-vehicle accident causes $4,000 of damage
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  10:10 AM
Icy roads lead to a rollover on Hwy 9
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  9:58 AM
Cresco man causes damage to his jail cell
Posted: Wed, Dec 16, 2020  9:21 AM
Deaths from COVID-19 in NE Iowa have hit the 100 mark
Posted: Tue, Dec 15, 2020  10:30 AM
Decorah School Board approves "virtual snow days"
Posted: Tue, Dec 15, 2020  10:05 AM
Winneshiek County Public Health: PLEASE do not call us about COVID-19 vaccines
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  3:43 PM
The vaccine is NOT available to the public at this time [Full Story]
Hacker Nelson adds eight Principals
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  1:02 PM
Fort Atkinson man arrested for parole violation
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  11:11 AM
Waucoma man arrested for public intoxication
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  11:07 AM
Wisconsin man arrested for possession of meth
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  11:02 AM
West Union man arrested on two charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 14, 2020  10:55 AM
Letter to the Editor: I'm concerned about the selection of members for the Municipal Electric Utility Task Force
Posted: Sun, Dec 13, 2020  3:33 PM
--by Scott Kirkeberg, who was not chosen [Full Story]
That 200-year-old oak tree near Highlandville might not be 200 years old
Posted: Sun, Dec 13, 2020  3:14 PM
It could be much older! [Full Story]
Letter to the Editor: Here's the truth about our Thanksgiving dinner
Posted: Wed, Dec 9, 2020  8:42 AM
--by Rob Sand of Des Moines [Full Story]
Here are the nine members of the newly-formed Municipal Electric Utility Task Force
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  2:38 PM
--by decorahnews.com's Paul Scott [Full Story]
NEICAC gets a $1.5 million Head Start grant
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  2:32 PM
Decorah native hired by the City of Cedar Falls
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  11:21 AM
Letter to the Editor: One set of rules for Dr. Sand, another for everyone else?
Posted: Tue, Dec 8, 2020  10:39 AM
--by Paul Hunter of Decorah [Full Story]
Decorah Food Pantry announces holiday hours
Posted: Tues, Dec 8, 2020  10:21 AM
West Union couple arrested on multiple drug charges
Posted: Mon, Dec 7, 2020  11:13 AM
Fayette teenager injured in rollover accident
Posted: Mon, Dec 7, 2020  11:07 AM
Cresco man transported to Winneshiek County Jail
Posted: Mon, Dec 7, 2020  11:03 AM
Letter to the Editor: Support Tim Felton in City of Decorah 5th Ward election
Posted: Fri, Dec 4, 2020  10:53 AM
--by C. Dennis Ohlert of Decorah [Full Story]
Decorah woman killed in a motor vehicle accident
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  10:20 AM
Letter to the Editor: Decorah City Council 5th Ward appointee deserves election next Tuesday
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  12:26 PM
--by Janelle Pavlovec of Decorah [Full Story]
Fireworks display will be held at 6:30 Thursday night
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  11:15 AM
Winneshiek County's election results are now official
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  10:39 AM
Black ice to blame for an accident on Old Stage Road
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  10:28 AM
Letter to the Editor: Please help me find the owner of this cat
Posted: Thu, Dec 3, 2020  2:37 PM
--by Gerald Harvey of Decorah [Full Story]
Winneshiek County's COVID-19 cases continue to climb
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  12:47 PM
Decorah man to face three different trials in 2021
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  11:01 AM
November was very warm in Decorah
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  4:45 PM
Decorah will persevere with its Holiday Open House
Posted: Wed, Dec 2, 2020  11:09 AM
Letter to the Editor: No reason to change zoning of Freeport land
Posted: Tue, Dec 1, 2020  2:54 PM
--by Bob Puffer of Decorah [Full Story]
Registration has begun for
Posted: Tue, Dec 1, 2020  4:00 PM
Videos will be posted starting Friday [Full Story]
Reader photo of the day: A Celtic knot tree
Posted: Tue, Dec 1, 2020  4:08 PM