Community News

Iowa Arts Council Fellow to Produce Short Film in Allamakee County

Lansing, IA – June 5th, 2019 Mason City native, Iowa State graduate, and 2017-18 Iowa Arts Council Artist Fellow Jack Meggers will be hosting the premiere screening of his short film, The Burial, at TJ Hunter’s in Lansing, IA at 7pm, Thursday, June 20th, 2019. The screening will also be hosted by Allamakee County Economic … Read More

Recycle your old hearing aids to benefit patients through Winneshiek Medical Center’s hearing aid recycling program

Recycle your old hearing aids to benefit patients through Winneshiek Medical Center’s hearing aid recycling program   Winneshiek Medical Center Decorah Clinic Audiology is pleased to partner with Starkey Hearing Foundation to offer a hearing aid recycling program. The program, in partnership with Winneshiek Medical Center Foundation, allows anyone to donate any brand of used … Read More

Medicare Questions? SHIIP can help.

Medicare Questions? SHIIP can help.   SHIIP (Senior Health Insurance Information Program) is a program through the State of Iowa – staffed by trained volunteers – that provides free informational materials as well as one-to-one assistance with: Medicare coverage Medicare supplement insurance Medicare Part D assistance and enrollment (prescription insurance) Long-term care insurance Medicare and … Read More

Round-Up at the Register Campaign at the Oneota Community Food Co-op Raises Over $1,400 for Neighbors Helping Neighbors.

Decorah, Iowa, 05/30/19 – The Oneota Community Food Co-op hosted a “Round-Up at the Register” campaign May 6th through May 20th. During this time, customers at the Co-op were given the opportunity to round-up their sale to the nearest whole dollar with these funds going to support Neighbors Helping Neighbors. The campaign held in May … Read More

Kids Lunch Club

Did you know that about 25% of the Decorah Community School District is on free and reduced lunch? Food needs are present for families in the Decorah region. Whether its due to economic means or simply busy summer schedules, a community-driven program called “Kids Lunch Club” has served Decorah families for three summers and is … Read More

Breakfast with the Owls

    June 29, 8:30-11:30 AM   Houston, MN       Treat your taste buds to a locally sourced artisan breakfast of buckwheat shortcake fruit tarts with Paskha goat cheese; pinwheel quiche with fresh shiitake mushrooms, spinach and gruyère cheese; wild boar bacon; strawberry shrub; and locally roasted fair trade organic coffee. The event … Read More

Ericka Moudry, PA-C, joins Winneshiek Medical Center Decorah Clinic

May 31, 2019   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Marx, Director of Marketing & Communications 563-387-3020 ●       Winneshiek Medical Center is pleased to welcome Ericka Moudry, PA-C, to Decorah Clinic.  Ericka joins Mayo Clinic Health System specialist Brad Orvis, M.D. in providing urology care to people of our region.   Dr. … Read More

Physical and Occupational Therapy now available at WMC without a doctor’s referral

  Direct access to physical and occupational therapy is now available at Winneshiek Medical Center, meaning patients can schedule appointments with therapists without a doctor’s referral.  Jason Engelken, physical therapist and athletic trainer, says, “We see patients directly for muscle weakness or stiffness, sciatic pain, wrist or thumb pain, chronic headaches and so many other … Read More