Community News

Cloy Kuhse Positive Impact Award Winner 2019

The Allamakee County Economic Development (ACED) Board of Directors announced WW Homestead Dairy as the 2019 Cloy Kuhse Positive Impact Award winner at the ACED Annual Meeting hosted in Harpers Ferry on Thursday, October 10. This annual award was created to highlight and recognize a business that is making a positive impact in Allamakee County, … Read More

Early Bird Walk-in Flu Clinic Friday Oct 11, 2019

News release Immediate Nancy Sacquitne RN, BSN 1415 pm 10/09/19 nsacquitne@winneshiekhealth.org Winneshiek County Public Health is offering an Early Bird walk-in flu clinic to the public at the Winneshiek County Public Health office at 305 Montgomery St., Decorah this Friday, October 11, 2019 from 7-10 a.m. Cost of the vaccine is $30 and is for … Read More

NMP’s Alice in Wonderland

Unique Preparation for NMP’s Alice in Wonderland How do 45 children get ready for the upcoming New Minowa Players show Alice in Wonderland? There are the usual things like practicing lines, entrances, where to stand, and song lyrics that are part of any show. These young people are pulling out the stops to create wonderful … Read More

22nd Annual Northeast Iowa Artists’ Studio Tour!!

Mark your calendars now and start making plans to explore and shop the 22nd Annual Northeast Iowa Artists’ Studio Tour!! Visit 30+ locations over 3-days for the behind the scenes look of 50+ artists’ processes and their newest works. You’ll also enjoy the beautiful scenery as you drive through quaint small towns and the breathtaking … Read More

Winneshiek County 4-H Endowment at the Friends of 4-H Gala

Join the Winneshiek County 4-H Endowment at the Friends of 4-H Gala on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at the Wild Woods Event Center in Ossian. Social hour will begin at 5:30 pm with live music provided by Steve Schroeder. Dinner will be served at 7:00 pm by our 4-H County Council members and a Dessert … Read More

PIVO Brewery wins Gold and Bronze Medals at the 2019 Great American Beer Festival®

PIVO Brewery recognized for brewing excellence at world’s largest commercial beer competition. PIVO Brewery was awarded a gold and bronze medal at the 2019 Great American Beer Festival (GABF) competition, the world’s largest commercial beer competition. The GABF, presented by the Brewers Association, recognizes the most outstanding beers produced in the United States. Gold, silver … Read More

Sunil Khanna, M.D. returns to Winneshiek Medical Center to provide ophthalmology care

October 1, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Marx, Director of Marketing & Communications 563-387-3020 ● marxm@winmedical.org Sunil Khanna, M.D. returns to Winneshiek Medical Center to provide ophthalmology care Winneshiek Medical Center is pleased to welcome back Mayo Clinic Ophthalmologist Sunil Khanna, M.D. Dr. Khanna provided outreach care at WMC from 2011-2017, and has resumed … Read More

Winneshiek Medical Center welcomes two new emergency physicians: Christopher Cooper, D.O. and Sandy Clayton, M.D.

News Release Contact: Jenna Haynes Tuesday, October 01, 2019 563-387-3143 haynesj@winmedical.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Winneshiek Medical Center welcomes two new emergency physicians: Christopher Cooper, D.O. and Sandy Clayton, M.D. Winneshiek Medical Center and Mayo Clinic Health System are pleased to welcome Christopher Cooper, D.O. and Sandy Clayton, M.D. to the emergency department at Winneshiek Medical … Read More

SHIIP welcomes new volunteers at Winneshiek Medical Center

October 1, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Marx, Director of Marketing and Communications 563-387-3020 ● marxm@winmedical.org For over 20 years, volunteer counselors through the Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) have helped Winneshiek County residents understand their Medicare benefits by: • Checking a client’s current Part D or Medicare Advantage plan to make sure … Read More

Winneshiek County: Shared Countywide Resources

Winneshiek County Emergency Management Sean Snyder WINNESHIEK COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PRESS RELEASE When emergencies happen, who do emergency responders call when they need help? In Winneshiek County, we are fortunate to not only have a fantastic group of emergency responders across the county, but we also have shared countywide resources. In a day when everything … Read More