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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:25pm
Blizzard Warnings are now in effect for portions of northeast Iowa into southeast Minnesota tonight through Friday night. Total snowfall of 8-16 inches combined with northerly winds of 20-40 mph will result in dangerous travel. Winter Storm...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 9:11am
Paul Herold has a passion for photography. Working as a surveyor with HRS, LLC (Herold-Reicks-Surveying), the Fort Atkinson man has had the chance over the years to be outdoors and in some spots that spoke to his muse. “You’ve got...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 9:06am
Turkey Valley boys are advancing after a win against Kee Thursday at Postville thanks to a rally. Down 11-8 after the first quarter, the Trojans overcame the deficit to tie the game at 21 going into the half. A tight contest in the third quarter saw...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 8:59am
The 2017 Winneshiek Beef Banquet will be held Saturday, Feb. 25, at Nob Hill. A tradeshow will start at 5 p.m. with meal at 6:45 p.m. A live and silent scholarship auction will be held along with announcement of award winners and the crowning of the...
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 2:06pm
Ron Kruse shakes the hand of Linus Luzum (right) as the latter enjoyed an open house on his behalf at Heying Lumber in Calmar last Friday. Luzum is stepping down after decades with the company. Photo by Michael Hohenbrink
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:00am
The fourth annual Feed the Hungry campaign by Farmers Union Co-op was a huge success with $24,500 raised to benefit the Greater Area Pantry in Calmar.  Matching funds up to $4,500 were given by both Farmers Union and Land O’ Lakes....
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:00am
The final regular game of the season for both South Winneshiek girls and Turkey Valley girls saw the Lady Trojans score another win. Rescheduled thanks to inclement weather last month, the contest saw Turkey Valley earn a second win for the season...
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 12:57pm
Tony Lensing, 58, of Calmar, died Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, at his home in Calmar. A Celebration of Life was set for 2 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 12, at The Bar at 103 North Maryville St. in Calmar.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 2:41pm
Kilian P. Bodensteiner, 84, of St. Lucas, died peacefully at his home Feb. 7, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Friends were to greet the family from 3 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12, at the church with a parish scripture service at 7 p.m. and...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 7:30am
Postville’s hosting of Sectional Wrestling Saturday proved a good day for area wrestlers. As MFL MarMac took top team honors, the Warriors were able to grab second place to advance to Regional Duals Tuesday ahead of Saturday’s scheduled...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 7:30am
The Iowa Newspaper Association (INA) has recognized the Calmar Courier for the newspaper’s Coverage of Education and for Excellence in Editorial Writing while the newspaper’s designer Sara Paulsen was honored in the category of Best Ad...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 7:30am
Four South Winneshiek wrestlers and one Turkey Valley wrestler claimed top honors in conference action. The 2017 Upper Iowa Conference results have five area wrestlers landing on top. For one of those wrestlers, Turkey Valley’s Cale Reicks,...
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