Michael Hohenbrink

07/16/2018 - 3:42pm
What a week! The Warriors saw “a great way to start” in the words of coach Alex Smith. By email, Smith noted South Winneshiek was able to keep a low pitch count as an advantage. Meanwhile, Turkey Valley was facing Edgewood-Colesburg for a win. The two teams would collide. Read more in the July 17 edition of the Calmar Courier.
06/25/2018 - 3:25pm
The United Way is making a push to emphasize economic hardship. The federal poverty guideline is generally understood but doesn’t give a complete picture. As a tool, the concept of “Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed” (ALICE)can be used to include those above the poverty level but below complete comfort. The results give...
06/18/2018 - 2:32pm
It’s a time of transition for Huber’s. The long-time fixture in the community of Fort Atkinson has a new owner, Al Krivachek. Yet, the change is being handled carefully with former owner Don Huber staying on for the time being. Don was the fourth generation of his family in the business. Joseph Phillip Huber started in 1876 and was...
06/11/2018 - 4:51pm
Heavy rainfall was seen in the area the last few days. A whopping 8.25 inches fell near Spring Valley, Minn., with Mabel, Minn., seeing 6.82. Preston had 4.79 inches, Harmony had 4.26, Spring Valley had 3.71 inches, Wykoff had 3.25 inches and the Preston Airport had 3.19 inches. Cresco saw 5.03 inches, Bluffton had 4.50 inches, Waucoma saw 3.42...
06/04/2018 - 3:02pm
Larry Miller remembers injuring his arm. He didn’t make it long before he was trying to figure out what he could still do. Along with wife Margaret and son Chris, Larry works with Miller’s Viewlawn Angus. Over 1,000 acres straddle both sides of the Minnesota/Iowa line. Neatly mowed grass along the side of the road is done by Margaret....
05/21/2018 - 4:21pm
“To say that we ran well…would be an understatement,” said South Winneshiek coach Kevin Kearney by email Sunday. “Our girls turned in their best performances of the season when it counted most.” Kearney noted lifetime bests for all South Winneshiek girls. Felicity Taylor took fourth place in the 800 (2:21.70)....
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