NEW! “OFFICE HOUR MONDAYS!”

District 3 Winneshiek County Supervisor Shirley Vermace, and sometimes one other supervisor, will be available for at least one hour or until 1pm every Monday after the Board of Supervisor meetings for the community or county employees who have a question, concern, and/or an idea for the county! This new ‘office hours’ availability is an… …

Full-Time Deputy Sheriff

The Winneshiek County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for a Full-Time Deputy. DESCRIPTION & QUALIFICATIONS: See Full-Time Deputy Requirements & Application. Current ILEA Certified Officers Are Preferred. SALARY: Range is $29.81/hr. to $37.02/hr. after two years of service. We offer a higher starting wage and an accelerated pay scale for certified, experienced officers. Benefits include: 10… …

The Governor’s Volunteer Service Award Recipients

Earlier this year Sean Snyder nominated two RSVP volunteers (Deb Tekippe and Carol Hemesath) for the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award. They were chosen as recipients last week.  Deb and Carol assist Sean Snyder  (Winneshiek County Emergency Management) often. Sean Snyder nominated them for the December 15, 2021 power outage assist here in Decorah.  Deb and… …

Raffle for Winneshiek Sheriff Office

May 6, 2022 at 7am – LIVE on air raffle drawing sponsored by the American Legions Riders Post 135. Proceeds go towards, Sheriff’s Office K9 Program, Operation Comfort Warrior, Thunder Rode, Howard County Hospice & Olivia Hollenbeck’s City Park.

DEA National TakeBack

The Sheriff’s Office and DEA are hosting a TakeBack event on April 30 that collects unused/expired prescription meds. This is a national event.

WINNESHIEK COUNTY SECONDARY ROADS

WINNESHIEK COUNTY SECONDARY ROADS: Pole Line Rd. Bridge Replacement – The Pole Line Rd. Bridge (Bridge No. 65) is under contract and construction will begin Monday, May 2nd at 7:00am. The contractor will close the Pole Line Rd and begin mobilizing their equipment. Please feel free to contact the Engineer’s Office with any questions. 563-382-2951.… …

Winneshiek County Development and Tourism Projects

Winneshiek County Development and Tourism (WCDT) works in collaboration with area partners to seek out and write grants to help support Winneshiek County projects. They have been awarded $3,546,000 in grants just since September of 2021! Some of those projects include: Water Quality Initiative Project $97,000 from Iowa Dept. of Agriculture and Land Stewardship to… …