Month: May 2019

Vesterheim Participates in Tenth Anniversary of Blue Star Museums Program

DECORAH, Iowa —Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, announces it will join museums nationwide in participating in the tenth summer of Blue Star Museums, a program that provides free admission to our nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families this summer. The 2019 program will begin earlier than in past years, launching on … Read More

New Movie Theater Opening with Beds as Seats

Movie theater seats have gotten more comfortable over the years, With reclining and cushioned seats, but now a Switzerland movie theater is taking comfort to the next level. The theater has 11 beds which double as seats. The theater opened a week ago, and tickets cost $50. They also have gourmet food & a champagne … Read More

New Movie Theater Opening with Beds as Seats

Movie theater seats have gotten more comfortable over the years, With reclining and cushioned seats, but now a Switzerland movie theater is taking comfort to the next level. The theater has 11 beds which double as seats. The theater opened a week ago, and tickets cost $50. They also have gourmet food & a champagne … Read More

Saturday May 18th is Passport day in Winneshiek County!

Saturday May 18th is Passport day in Winneshiek County! Lisa Grinna, Deputy Recorder and Passport Agent for Winneshiek County explains the details about passport day. Sautrday May 18, 2019 from 9am to Noon at the Winneshiek County Recorders office!

Baby Sterling Funeral Services to be held June 8th

We have been following the news stories about this baby’s death and the charges that have been filed against his parents in conjunction with his death. If you were looking for a tangible way to help there are some ideas listed below. https://www.hugebackfuneralhome.com/obituaries/Baby-Sterling?obId=4394568#/obituaryInfo Obituary for Baby Sterling Baby Sterling died August 30, 2017, in Alta … Read More

Fly the United States Flag at Half-Staff on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day

Fly the United States Flag at Half-Staff on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in Honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day Proclamation on Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week, 2019 On Peace Officers Memorial Day and throughout Police Week, we express our unending gratitude to our Nation’s law enforcement officers. Those brave men and women selflessly … Read More

Tim’s Day on the Land, Effigy Mounds National Monument

Tim’s Day on the Land Honoring the legacy of Tim Mason and his commitment to public land stewardship with a day of volunteer service and a special evening program at Effigy Mounds National Monument Saturday, May 25, 2019 Effigy Mounds National Monument will host a special day of volunteer service followed by an evening program … Read More