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04/16/2018 - 2:50pm
Eighth grade Turkey Valley students, as well as hundreds of other northeast Iowa students, had a chance to explore many different careers at NICC’s Career Fair at the end of March. NICC and Upper Iowa University worked in collaboration to host employees from approximately 40 different careers. Students had the opportunity to visit with people from each ‘table or career’ to ask...
04/09/2018 - 2:49pm
Winneshiek County Sees Top Ranking A study has found Winneshiek County to be the healthiest county in Iowa. SmartAsset’s second annual study noted the county as number one with the America’s Healthiest Places study, according to results sent by email April 3 by Stephanie Ciosek with SmartAsset. Healthcare access and health behaviors...
04/02/2018 - 3:49pm
Turkey Valley Shows Its Support A bit of knowledge about genetics might otherwise pass unnoticed, but some souls have made that piece of information come alive. Down’s Syndrome is a condition that sees three copies of the 21st chromosome, Sue Vrba related as she spoke by phone March 26. Vrba shared that fact as she explained about World...
04/02/2018 - 3:47pm
South Winneshiek Middle School’s spring play is “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by Joseph Robinette. It is produced by special arrangement with The Dramatic Publishing Company of Woodstock, Ill. If the name sounds familiar, the play is based on a book by C.S. Lewis. The play will be enhanced by the talents of Georgia...
04/02/2018 - 3:45pm
Four candidates are competing for the title of Princess with crowning set for April 7 at the 2018 Winneshiek County Dairy Banquet. The banquet is set for Saturday at De Sales School in Ossian. A meal will be served at 7 p.m. with awards presentation to follow. DHIA and county recognition will be awarded to the outstanding individuals and groups...
03/26/2018 - 3:00pm
Brylie Volker, 17, of Sumner, is the new Fayette County Dairy Princess, and Gracie Walz, 8, of West Union, is the new Little Miss Squirt. The two were crowned Saturday at the annual Fayette County Dairy Banquet. During the banquet, the Dairy Appreciation award went to Don and Donna Baumler. Read more in the March 27th edition of the Calmar Courier.
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