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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 8:09am
Rita Kulish, 70, of Spring Grove, Minn., died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, at her home. Mass of Christian Burial was scheduled for 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 29, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 304 South Maryville St., Calmar, with burial in the church...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 7:00am
Gray skies threatened but couldn’t hold back Rendezvous Days. Going into the event’s 40th year, flooding throughout much of Iowa made for a wetter and muddier iteration of the event, but visitors still turned out for the celebration....
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 7:00am
AGWSR found itself on Trojan home turf Friday against a Turkey Valley team that has been unbeaten so far this season. The Cougars weren’t able to break the winning streak. “The game was a great Homecoming win over a ranked opponent,...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 7:00am
The selection of a homecoming queen and king, a coronation ceremony, a homecoming parade, a homecoming dance and a South Winn Warriors versus Central Springs football game will highlight South Winneshiek High School’s 2016 Homecoming. The 2016...
Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 12:59pm
UPDATED: Another round of showers and thunderstorms are likely Saturday night through Sunday as a cold front sweeps through the region, the National Weather Service is saying. Currently, prediction is for up to 1 inch. A flasdh floodbwatch is in...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:08am
Stan Shevik, 86, of Spillville, died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 at his home in Spillville. A memorial service was planned for 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 26, at the St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Spillville with a celebration of Stan’s life...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 7:00am
For the entire first half of Friday night’s game, South Winneshiek kept MFL MarMac from even getting on the scoreboard. The Bulldogs finally managed to score in the second half, but much of the damage was done as the Warriors cruised to a 28-8...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 7:00am
The 40th Annual Rendezvous Days will honor “Fallen Comrades” as the community’s signature festival returns for another year. The event is set for Sept. 24-25. The festival initially got underway in 1977 after being organized by the...
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 7:00am
The 2016 Turkey Valley Homecoming Court includes (front row, l-r): Morgen Kuennen, daughter of Carie Kuennen; Brooke Herold, daughter of Matt and Lori Herold, and Shelby Reicks, daughter of Ralph and Missy Reicks; back row: Garrison Kruse, son of...
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 11:47am
Cletus Elsbernd, 94, of Calmar, died peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, at the Ossian Senior Hospice. Mass of Christian Burial was planned for 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 17, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 304 South Maryville St., Calmar, with...
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 7:00am
An estimate places attendance at Northeast Iowa Community College’s Fall Fest at approximately 1,100 people. Aided by beautiful skies and warm weather after heavy rains hit the area, the event was a crowd pleaser. “Personally, I thought...
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 7:00am
South Winneshiek defeated Postville Sept. 8. Hosting the visiting Pirates, the Lady Warriors outmatched their opponent in all three sets. Read more in the Calmar Courier.
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