July 06, 2015
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Toppling Goliath seeking tax abatement for brewery in Business Park
Toppling Goliath, a Decorah brewery, is seeking tax abatement for a brewery facility in the Decorah Business Park.
Christensen resigns from Luther College
Keith Christensen, Luther College vice president for development, has announced his resignation to accept a new position at the Mayo Clinic.
Allysen Lovstuen named Outstanding Mathematics and Science Teacher
Decorah High School mathematics teacher Allysen Lovstuen is among 108 teachers who have received the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Supervisors not told about 800,000-gallon manure spill in county
The Winneshiek County Board of Supervisors wants answers from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on why it wasn’t informed about a recent manure spill in Washington Township in southern Winneshiek County.
Work on River Road begins Tuesday
Millling of the River Rd. in Freeport is scheduled to begin Tuesday, July 7.
Dr. Mary Lally joins Winneshiek Medical Center
Dr. Mary Lally, B.M.B.Ch., has joined Winneshiek Medical Center.
Five vie for Winneshiek County Fair queen
Five area teens will vie for the Winneshiek County Fair queen.
Charged for cocaine possession
George Martinez, 35, and Angel Barrientos, 35, both of Decorah, were charged with possession of cocaine with intent to deliver and child endangerment after a search warrant was conducted by the Winneshiek County Sheriff’s office at their Cottonwood Road residence Sunday morning.
Man charged for failing to appear on charges
Muhumed Muhumed, 24, Postville, was charged with failure to appear on charges of operating a vehicle wile under the influence and possession of contraband in a correctional institution after he was arrested by a Postville officer on a Winneshiek County warrant Saturday at about 7:20 p.m.
Next Habitat house will be built in Calmar
Winneshiek County Habitat for Humanity recently announced Calmar would be the site of its next house.
'Buddy and Beyond': Acclaimed international performer Johnny Rogers to appear in concert in Decorah as part of Buddy Holly Summer Dance Tour
The Steyer Opera House at the Hotel Winneshiek in Decorah will host Johnny Rogers in concert Thursday, July 23, at 7 p.m., a Jim Juve Iowa Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame production.
Mansfield receives Healthy Iowa Award
Ann Mansfield of Decorah has received the Visionary Leadership Award for her work with the Northeast Iowa Food and Fitness Initiative (FFI).
Humane Society has urgent need for volunteers
The people of Northeast Iowa came up with $600,000 to build the Humane Society of Northeast Iowa’s Love and Friendship Adoption Center.
Truck reported missing
A truck parked at a local business to be serviced the weekend of June20-21 was reported missing Monday, June 22.
At least two openings on Decorah Council
There will be at least two openings on the Decorah City Council this fall.
Basketball Skills Academy to be held in Decorah
Decorah Girls Basketball and TNT5 Basketball Development will be holding a skills academy July 13-16 at the Decorah High School.
Baseball postseason begins July 11
Postseason brackets for Class 1A and 2A for the baseball tournaments were released recently.
Monteith blasts homer in Vikes win over SW
The Decorah softball team raised their record to 9-13 after traveling to South Winn Tuesday and returning with a 3-0 win.
Lady Warriors finish over .500 in UIC
Rain moving into Northeast Iowa hindered the Lady Warrior softball team (17-11, 10-8 UIC) Monday at North Fayette Valley, as South Winn lost game one by a slim 1-0 margin and halted game two in a 2-1 defeat.
Turkey Valley trumps Eagles at home, Huskies
The Lady Trojan softball team (11-12, 6-7 UIC) earned a big win Monday at home over Clayton Ridge in between raindrops, 10-7. with game two suspended in the second inning.
Adult swim lessons
Adult Beginner Swimming Lessons will be offered at the Decorah Municipal Pool July 20-30, Monday through Thursday only, from 6:30 to 7 pm.
Vikes split with Indians on the road
The Decorah baseball team earned a split Tuesday night at Waukon, moving to 7-7 in the Northeast Iowa Conference and 13-10 overall.
Rain halts Warriors UIC action
The Warrior baseball team (22-6, 9-2 UIC) has moved up in the Class 2A rankings to fifth as of June 28, but fell to third in the UIC standings.
Buchheit twirls for SW wins
The Lady Warrior softball team (17-9, 10-6 UIC) continued its winning ways last week over Central and two more at Saturday’s tournament in Dunkerton.
Trojans continue to put ball in play
The Turkey Valley baseball team (3-17, 0-8 UIC) has continue to put the ball in play, but the opponents they have faced have not faltered and have made the routine plays as the postseason continues to get closer.
Lady Vikes sweep Waukon; fourth in home tourney
It was a week of highs and lows for the Decorah softball team (7-13, 4-9 NEIC) with a sweep over Waukon, dropping a pair to Waverly-Shell Rock and finishing fourth at its own tournament.
Trojans shut out Wildcats
The Lady Trojan softball team (9-12, 5-7 UIC) had some stiff competition last week, facing UIC forerunner Kee High at home, blanking Riceville and tough field of competitors at the Decorah softball tournament.
Decorah dominates Huskies; falls to Cadets
Two different Decorah baseball teams showed up this week as the Vikings (12-9, 6-6 NEIC) played a tough one in Crestwood Wednesday but bounced back to dominate against Oelwein Friday.
UIC split for Warriors; Champs at Waukon Tourney
The Warrior baseball team (22-5, 9-1 UIC) welcomed the challenge, but would have greatly preferred a slightly different outcome last week, splitting a conference twin bill with Clayton Ridge/Central at home.
Rommes leads all classes with 12 home runs
Moving up to be ranked seventh in Class 2A, the South Winn baseball team (19-4, 8-0 UIC) claimed four more wins so far this week and sits on a nine-game win streak.
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