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School board moves forward in effort to schedule November bond referendum

Saturday, July 20, 2024 5:18 am

A petition began circulating this week to take a multi-million dollar bond issue to the ballot box in November.

Decorah Schools’ insurance costs see spike amid national trend

Friday, July 19, 2024 12:10 pm

Decorah Community Schools is seeing an increase in its insurance premiums.

PHOTO GALLERY: Bacon Buddies at the Fair

Thursday, July 18, 2024 11:37 am

Illustrating the power of inclusion, community and the bond between individuals and animals, Bacon Buddies made their debut at the 2024 Winneshiek County Fair last week.

Thursday’s Lawn Chair Night features Nordic Dancers

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 5:45 am

The 2024 Lawn Chair Night Series continues in front of the courthouse in Decorah Thursday night, July 18, with a performance by the Nordic Dancers and Orchestra.

School Facility Committee recommends project

Thursday, July 11, 2024 1:24 am

Decorah Community School District (DCSD) Board unanimously approved a recommendation from the
elementary school facilities committee for construction of a new elementary school to replace John
Cline School and West Side Elementary School.

Lawn Chair series continues Thursday night

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 11:22 am

The 2024 Lawn Chair Night Concert Series continues July 11 on Washington Street with a performance by Kelly Hunt, featuring Beth Watts Nelson.

The performance is at 6 p.m.

Winneshiek County Fair is under way in Decorah

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 11:19 am

The ‘Biggest Little Fair in Iowa” is under way at the Winneshiek County Fairgrounds in Decorah. Some of the best moments of small town life are celebrated each year at the fair. This year’s fair runs July 8-13. Tuesday’s opening ceremonies included crowning of the 2024 royalty.

July book discussions announced

Saturday, June 29, 2024 4:03 pm

Dcorah Public Library staff announced five book discussions in July. The groups are open to the public and newcomers are encouraged to attend. Anyone interested should call the library at 382-3717 to learn more or to reserve a book.

Law enforcement urges public to celebrate 4th responsibly

Thursday, June 27, 2024 3:52 am

As Iowans celebrate Independence Day, the Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau (GTSB) reminds all drivers,” No One’s a Good DRUNK Driver”. From July 3 through July 7, law enforcement across the state will be on high alert for signs of drunk driving and taking necessary steps to remove these dangers from the road.

Root River Jam Duo at Lawn Chair Night this week

Wednesday, June 26, 2024 6:20 am

The 2024 Lawn Chair Night Concert Series continues in downtown Decorah June 27 with a performance by the Root River Jam Duo at 6 p.m. on Washington Street.