Klimesh’s Corner

Friday, February 19, 2021 9:20 pm

The fifth week of the legislative session included more debate on important education issues, as well as continuing our work in subcommittees and committees.

Winneshiek County’s weekly COVID-19 vaccination shipment for current week delayed

Friday, February 19, 2021 5:01 pm

Winneshiek County Public Health has received notification that this week’s COVID-19 vaccine shipment is delayed due to extreme weather . . . 

Dahlen rezoning tabled by council

Friday, February 19, 2021 3:55 pm

The proposed rezoning of property owned by Allen and Patricia Dahlen failed to gain approval.

Petersons greet their future as a family

Friday, February 19, 2021 2:05 pm

They found each other at Fareway.

A Celebration of all things rural

Thursday, February 18, 2021 2:04 pm

Buddenberg and Ferguson families host barn reception

From trauma to triumph …

Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:51 pm

Iowa State Trooper Jared Rude of Decorah is back to duty full time …

COVID-19 vaccine plans updated for Winneshiek County residents

Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:00 pm

COVID-19 vaccine distributions plans have been updated for Winneshiek County.

Four Luther alumni on sustainability panel

Thursday, February 18, 2021 6:06 am

Luther is hosting an online sustainability discussion March 4.

Decorah FFA on to districts

Thursday, February 18, 2021 6:03 am

Several Decorah High School FFA members have advance to district competition.

“Last Stop on Market Street” is February book walk

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 9:11 pm

The Decorah Public Library, the Decorah Community School District and the Decorah Parks and Recreation Department are hosting a book walk now through Sunday, Feb. 21. 

Q&A with Alacia Adrienne

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 8:40 pm

Continued from this week’s Driftless Journal interview with wedding photographer Alacia Adrienne.

Greetings from the Statehouse

Sunday, February 14, 2021 5:09 pm

Deciding on how to vote on bills and amendments can be challenging. One commonly believed approach is to reflect the district’s public opinion on an issue and vote consistent with the polls.

WCPH urges caution during extreme weather

Saturday, February 13, 2021 2:35 pm

Winneshiek County Public Health (WCPH) has issued several cold weather warnings for local residents.

Alliant installs final battery modules at Vennehjem Park

Saturday, February 13, 2021 2:18 pm

The project is jointly supported by a $250,000 cost-share.

DHS speech, drama students excel

Saturday, February 13, 2021 6:30 am

DHS speech and drama students earned honors at state contest in Decorah Feb. 8.

Decorah School Board adopts position statement opposing SF 159

Thursday, February 11, 2021 2:30 pm

Concerns expressed over proposed defunding of public schools

City of Decorah hires code compliance officer

Thursday, February 11, 2021 2:20 pm

Greg Swanson has joined the City of Decorah as code compliance officer. 

Klimesh’s Corner: Fourth week of session

Thursday, February 11, 2021 2:13 pm

This was the fourth week of the legislative session. We continued our work on many important issues in subcommittee and committees, and also had some more floor debate.

Taylor and Noah Manning share memories, values and pandemic wedding planning

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 10:39 pm

February is wedding month in the Driftless! Six weddings, three weeks, tons of advice!

COVID-19 vaccines available to school employees

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 3:27 am

Decorah Community School District (DCSD) is hosting a COVID-19 vaccination clinic Feb. 11.