While Decorah didn’t suffer and our eagle nests are fine, parts of Iowa were devastated by the derecho storm that hit earlier this week. Follow this link if you would like to help: https://www.thegazette.com/subject/opinion/staff-columnist/iowans-were-devestated-by-the-derecho-heres-how-you-can-help-20200813. A few of our volunteers went through this and one of them told me it was worse than a tornado.
August 13, 2020: Aftermath of the derecho storm, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Photo credit Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette