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05/29/2020 - 5:30am
  Pentecost will mark the reopening of many if not all Catholic parishes in northeast Iowa. An announcement made Wednesday said May 30 would see the beginning of Mass resumption. "I am happy to announce that starting 30-31 May 2020, Pentecost Sunday, the parishes in the Archdiocese of Dubuque are able to gather for outreach to the poor, for faith formation programs, and for the public...
05/28/2020 - 5:30am
  Area voters will head to the polls soon where they will find hand sanitizer and personal protective equipment. Election officials have received shipments of PPE from the office of Paul Pate, Iowa Secretary of State. They also received equipment including face shields as well as half of a million dollars in funding for safety materials,...
05/27/2020 - 5:30am
Residents of Waucoma have seen the initial work of summer road projects get underway while other residents of Fayette County wait for their portions to begin. The first phase includes sidewalks in Waucoma, work that will be followed by Hot Mix Asphalt overlay, according to information online from the Fayette County engineer’s website....
05/26/2020 - 7:30am
  Mother Nature seemed to determined to make an appearance at Turkey Valley’s 2020 graduation. Chairs were set up on the football field for the event, postponed from the previous Sunday by rain. As the second attempt got ready to begin, the hint of rain was again in the air. The full article appears in the May 26, 2020 Calmar Courier....
05/19/2020 - 7:30am
Rain did not stop South Winneshiek seniors from gathering one last time Sunday as graduation for the Class of 2020 took place under some unusual circumstances. Graduation took place at athletic complex with seniors spaced out on the football field, a nod toward social distancing amidst COVID-19 restrictions. After a sunny day Saturday, Sunday saw...
05/19/2020 - 7:30am
  Further awakening from restrictions took place Friday. As chill weather vanished and a warm, sunny day emerged, northeast Iowa began to come back to normal after COVID-19 restrictions were eased. While bars and some other businesses remain closed, many businesses were able to begin coming to life. The full article appears in the May 19,...
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