Protivin - Celebrating tradition with style. That’s what Protivin does every year with Masopust, the Czech-style Mardi Gras event of the year! The Pre-Lent Carnival  will be held on Saturday, March 2, at the Protivin Community Center. Tickets are well-worth the $35 pre-sale price. The doors open at...
  CRESCO - Protivin’s 12th Annual Masopust was even more special for those attending than it had been other years. The year 2018 is the 100th anniversary of the Czech Republic’s independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire. There was lots of dancing, with music provided by Malek’s Fishermen Band...
  Winneshiek County - On Thursday, May 4, around 9:15 a.m., the Winneshiek County Sheriff’s office was involved in a high-speed chase, which started in West Union and ended in a field east of Protivin. According to the report, a West Union Police Department Officer attempted to initiate a felony...
  Protivin - This past weekend the area saw a little bit of everything — rain, sleet, snow, thundershowers and wind, but that didn’t stop hundreds from making their way to Protivin to attend the 11th Annual Masopust on Saturday, Feb. 25. The Czech Mardi Gras, which was led by first-time chair...
  Protivin - The 11th Annual Masopust, a Czech Mardi Gras, will be held on Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Community Center, Protivin. The Czech Mardi Gras is sponsored by members of the Czech Heritage Partnership. New Leadership,  Coming Home Eleven years ago, a woman had a dream for Protivin and the...

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