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10/17/2017 - 12:22pm
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Check out our special section in the Calmar Courier.
10/17/2017 - 12:11pm
The Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) Dairy Judging Team won the International Post-Secondary Practical Contest at World Dairy Expo held Oct. 2 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis. Team members included: Nick Bagge, of Worthington; Tommy Lehmann, of Durango; Rachel Selke, of Calmar; and Graham Ormiston, of Heltonville, Ind. Bagge...
10/04/2017 - 12:12pm
South Winneshiek students have been busy. The Manchester-hosted Iowa Dairy Judging Contest Sept. 9 saw two South Winneshiek students receive Bronze. “We have a young dairy judging team,” said Melissa Hageman. 
10/04/2017 - 12:05pm
The April 21, 1916 edition of the Calmar Courier notes that “Peg O’ My Heart,” the offering set to open at the Frana Opera House, “has to its credit the longest run of any play in New York for many seasons.” The newspaper proceeded to give the basic plot for the performance, which centered on Peg, an arrival from...
09/27/2017 - 5:53pm
The 41st Annual Rendezvous Days was held over the weekend in Fort Atkinson at the historic fort as visitors toured the old fort and checked out the offerings of vendors on the grounds. A scorcher of a weekend couldn't stop the event, which is an annual tradition in the community.
09/21/2017 - 2:07pm
Teacher and coach Dan Stepan has been named the Iowa DARE Officers’ Association 2017 Educator of the Year. Turkey Valley held an assembly Sept. 11 to recognize and honor Mr. Stepan for his commitment to education and the Winneshiek County DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) Program. Read more in the Calmar Courier.
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