The Decorah Nespapers
August 22, 2019
  • DHS student Kaia Neal named runner up in essay contest
    The Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature organization has completed judging for this year’s Paul Engle Day: Glory of the Senses Essay Contest and has awarded scholarships to seven high school students from across Iowa, including Decorah High School Kaia Neal, class of 2021.
    0 comment(s)
  • Czech Days 2019
    Members of the Protivin Community Band entertained the crowd during Protivin's 41st annual Czech Days over the weekend. (Photo by Julie Berg-Raymond). For more photos, see Tuesday's Decorah Public Opinion.
    0 comment(s)
  • The Decorah Chorale is holding auditions for the 2019-20 season Sunday, Aug. 18, between 6 and 8 p.m. in the Decorah High School Choir Room.
    0 comment(s)
  • Auditions for New Minowa Players’s children’s show  Friday, Aug. 23
    Auditions for New Minowa Players’ annual children’s show, “Alice In Wonderland” are Friday, Aug. 23, beginning at 6 p.m. at New Minowa Players Theatre, 906 South Mill Street, Decorah.
    0 comment(s)
  • The Winneshiek Energy District and the Historic Porter House Museum invite the public to learn about the museum’s recent energy upgrades and solar installation Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 7:30 a.m., at the Porter House Museum on the corner of Broadway and River St. in Decorah.
    0 comment(s)
  • Spillville man donates to Riverside Park stage
    By the time the last band had played its closing song at the first annual Turkey River Music Festival in Spillville’s Riverside Park last summer, festival organizers already knew they wanted to build a permanent stage there – not only for future festivals, but for public events of all kinds.
    0 comment(s)
  • The Dogs to perform at DHS 
Class of ‘74 reunion Aug. 24
    It has been 45 years since the class of 1974 graduated from Decorah High School.

    Class members are getting together the weekend of Aug. 23 Aug. 24, to celebrate – including a performance by The Dogs. (They’re coming out of “retirement” for a one-night “world tour”).
    0 comment(s)
  • Country Road Players to host reunion 
at Inwood Ballroom Saturday, Aug. 24
    The Country Road Players (CRP) is holding a reunion Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Inwood Ballroom in Spillville.
    0 comment(s)
  • Decorah UU hosting free community coffeehouse at Lingonberry Tuesday, Aug. 20
    Decorah UU, a Unitarian Universalist congregation, is sponsoring a free community coffeehouse at the Lingonberry, 218 W. Water Street, Decorah, Tuesday, Aug. 20, starting at 7 p.m.
    0 comment(s)
  • Auditions for NMP's children's show Aug. 23
    Auditions for New Minowa Players’ annual children's show, "Alice In Wonderland" are Friday, Aug. 23, beginning at 6 p.m. at New Minowa Players Theatre, 906 South Mill Street, Decorah.
    0 comment(s)
  • The El Caminos capped off Ossian Fest 2019 with a concert Saturday night at the Performance Pavilion. (Photos by Julie Berg-Raymond). For more photos, see Thursday's Decorah Journal.
    0 comment(s)
  • The Iowa Composers Forum 2019 Summer Festival of New Music is Friday, Aug. 9 and Saturday, Aug. 10, in Decorah.
    0 comment(s)
  • Singer-songwriter Michael McElrath 
at Lawn Chair Night Thursday, Aug. 8
    Michael McElrath is the featured artist for Lawn Chair Night Thursday, Aug. 8.
    All performances take place in front of the Winneshiek County Courthouse on Main Street.
    0 comment(s)
  • Ossian Fest 2019
    Ossian Fest was held Saturday, which included the Grand Parade. Pictured here is the crew of Wild Woods Event Center, with canine friends. (Photo by Julie Berg-Raymond). For more photos, see next week's Decorah Newspapers.
    0 comment(s)

©2019 Decorah Newspapers
Footer Logos

Decorah Newspapers P.O. Box 350 – 107 E. Water Street Decorah, IA 52101

Software © 1998-2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved

Our app is now available!