Community News

Two upcoming concerts for the Decorah Municipal Band!!!!

Two upcoming concerts!! 1. The Decorah Municipal Band performs Wednesday, June 26, for Music in the Park in downtown Spring Grove, Minnesota, at 6:30 pm. The band is under the direction of Jim Fritz and Merlyn Finley. Bring a friend and find a cozy place to sit and enjoy the FREE live music! More at … Read More

Upper Iowa Speedway PACK the stands for the Iowa Donor Network

Iowa Organ Donors has sponsored this Saturday’s race (June 15, 2019), come and show support for this great organization. Donations have been pledged, if attendance in grandstands reaches 800 paid spectators, in addition Gundersen helicopter will be landing in the infield to attend this event. A fantastic show is instore for all, come in force, … Read More

Wild Horse and Burro Program

U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management Northeastern States District 626 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Ste. 200 Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202 www.BLM.gov/whb     MEDIA ADVISORY     What:             Approximately 60 wild horses and burros gathered from western public rangelands will be available for adoption in Marshfield, WI.   Who:               Media can come out to … Read More

Walk with a Doc

Regional Health Services of Howard County in Cresco is encouraging area residents to take a step toward better health with Walk with a Doc, a health program that brings doctors and patients together to walk one Saturday morning a month beginning on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 9:00 am at Prairie’s Edge Nature Center on … Read More

Blood Drive June 28 at WMC 

June 10, 2019   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Marx, Director of Marketing & Communications 563-387-3020 ● marxm@winmedical.org         Donating blood is safe, simple and it saves lives. It takes just one hour to make a life-saving blood donation, which will impact the lives of up to three different hospital patients. You … Read More

Speech and Language Disorders Are Experienced by Many Children—But Are Treatable

  Prairie du Chien, WI – With speech and language disorders ranking among the most common disabilities in children, parents and caregivers are encouraged to learn the signs—and seek an evaluation—if they have concerns about their child’s ability to communicate. The Crossing Rivers Health speech therapy team includes Nicole Martin, Speech Therapy Manager; Juli Smith, … Read More

Allamakee County Conservation Foundation Awards First Annual Conservation Scholarship

Allamakee County Conservation Foundation Awards First Annual Conservation Scholarship Lansing, IA – June 4th, 2019 The Allamakee County Conservation Foundation is pleased to award Brooke Wasson with a 2019 Conservation Scholarship in the amount of $500.00.  One of the Foundation’s many goals is to support area youth who are interested in careers in conservation.  Wasson … Read More

  Winneshiek Medical Center installs new, state-of-the-art MRI machine

June 1, 2019   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Marx, Director of Marketing & Communications 563-387-3020 ● marxm@winmedical.org     Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah has installed the latest MRI technology for patients.  The new digital MRI machine provides flexibility in scanning options and exceptional image quality.  Additionally, it has an increased weight capacity, offers … Read More

Youth Mentoring Invitation to Be Inspired

June 6, 2019   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE       Making a difference in someone’s life is truly inspiring. It can be even more meaningful when a youth’s life is changed to head at things in a more positive way.   Isaac is eight years old. He is often late for school. Not on Tuesday’s. … Read More

Vesterheim Brightens Up Campus With Flowers Sponsored By FreedomBank

  Lizzie Nation, Social Media and Content Assistant lnation@vesterheim.org  •  563-382-9681 ext 115 For Immediate Release  •  Jpegs Available Upon Request   June 5, 2019       DECORAH, Iowa — Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, was pleased to once again have the volunteers from Decorah’s Town and Country Garden Club fill … Read More