Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, is pleased to announce five new members to its board of trustees—Carol Birkland, Lindsay Erdman, Louise Hanson, Thomas Mannes, and Rachel Reitan. Vesterheim has a national board with 25 members from 10 states and the District of Columbia.
Voters are reminded that Friday May 22nd is the last day to request an absentee ballot in the mail. Voters are encouraged to use this option for the 2020 Primary to help minimize person to person contact.
Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum and heritage center, is beginning work to transform its Open Air Division into Vesterheim Heritage Park—an educational, interpretative, and public outdoor space in its downtown campus.
Eleven 8th grade Decorah Middle School students recently competed in a virtual National History Day competition. Three of the students made finals, placing them […]
Seven Decorah Middle School students participated in the MATHCOUNTS program this school year. These students met before school to learn about math-related topics such […]
The director of Luther College’s Center for Sustainable Communities, Jim Martin-Schramm, will present “Solar to Storage” during the Winneshiek Energy District’s May Online Lunch from 12-1 p.m. Tuesday, May 19. During the virtual event, Martin-Schramm will discuss a new project happening at Luther that includes a new solar array and an associated battery storage solution.
Six Luther College students have each received a $1,000 Steven Mark Anderson Scholarship for the 2020–21 academic year. Recipients include Isabel de la Cruz […]
The Decorah High School Drama Department’s November 2019 performance of “Tuck Everlasting” was named one of the top eight productions adjudicated by the Iowa […]
The City of Decorah will be offering loading of free compost and wood chips at the City’s Yard Waste Disposal Site located on Trout […]
Luther College is planning a virtual commencement experience to celebrate its Class of 2020. “We’re so proud of our seniors, and an achievement like […]
Luther College is collecting COVID-19 related materials to archive this historic time.
The City of Decorah is notifying residents that Phase II of the Ridge Road Street Improvements project is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, April […]