By Michael Hohenbrink Editor

02/18/2020 - 7:30am
  Fresh off their first-place finish in sectional action, South Winneshiek wrestlers faced West Hancock for a 43-23 loss Feb. 11. Regional duals action took place at Lake Mills. With that event whetting their appetites, the team members then took part in the Iowa High School Athletic Association Class 1A District 6 district competition. The full article appears in the Feb. 18, 2020 issue of...
02/18/2020 - 7:30am
  A few miles outside of St. Lucas, a historic site met its end a few decades ago. The Old Mission had close ties to Fort Atkinson. A limestone house had the role of the Winnebago Indian Sub-agency during the 1840s, later going on to become a family farm for the Huber family from 1849 to 1969. The full article appears in the Feb. 18, 2020...
02/11/2020 - 7:30am
Monona was good to South Winneshiek as eight wrestlers will advance. Heading to MFL MarMac Saturday ahead of an anticipated eight inches of snowfall, the Warriors (226) easily secured the top spot in Iowa High School Athletic Association Class 1A action. “Saturday we competed at the Sectional Tournament in Monona,” said Jacob Elsbernd...
02/11/2020 - 7:30am
Some hidden treasures lie hidden in plain sight. An upcoming survey is seeking to capture the existence of a number of these gems. The Winneshiek County Historic Preservation Commission is in the early stages of seeking stone structures that remain. The full article appears in the Feb. 11, 2020 issue of the Calmar Courier.
02/10/2020 - 12:31pm
Statewide recognition of newspapers in Iowa saw the Calmar Courier receive two awards for the 2020 iteration of the awards. The Iowa Newspaper Association recognized the Calmar Courier for its coverage of Government and Politics and Agriculture. Awards were presented in Des Moines Friday. The full article appears in the Feb. 11, 2020 Calmar...
02/04/2020 - 7:30am
  Growth in the young Turkey Valley Future Farmers of America Chapter was noted as a slate of Greenhand Degree awardees was feted. An observance at the school Jan. 28 saw the bronze award presented before 31 members and 46 guests. The degree was awarded to 22 member. The full article appears in the Feb. 4, 2020 Calmar Courier.
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