Winona Local News

School Board-District Facilities

04/22/14 08:41 PM
The Winona Area Public School Board Tuesday received their first update on a facilities work group's suggestions on the potential future use of district buildings, two of which include closing three operating schools.


Mock Drills

04/23/14 12:28 PM
A reminder, statewide tornado drills will be taking place Thursday in both Minnesota and Wisconsin as part of Severe Weather Awareness Week.


Money Scam-Dale Marks

04/23/14 12:22 PM
Winona County authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a 42-year-old Altura man wanted in connection with an alleged scam involving an elderly woman.


Constable Charged

04/23/14 12:20 PM
A town constable from rural Fountain City has been charged with identity theft with intent to cause harm and tarnish a woman's credit ratings.


Frack Sand Moratorium-Response

04/22/14 04:16 PM
A spokesman for Governor Mark Dayton says the governor cannot unilaterly impose his own moratorium on frack sand mining in southeastern Minnesota.

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Faces of Winona


The WSHS Art Department is pleased to announce the names of those participating in the Minnesota State High School League Visual Arts Competition. 

In the area of Drawing: Jillian Hanesworth (2), Christopher Wermuth, Elizabeth Williams. 
Painting: Janessa Burch (pictured), Christopher Hansen.
Sculpture: Elizabeth Williams, Richard Becker, Annette L. Deyo, Kayla Jacques, Thomas O’Neil.
Media Arts: Katie Tschumper, Ty Maus, Jordan Rediske, Emerald Rouster. 
Printmaking: Jillian Hanesworth, Elizabeth Williams.
Ceramics: Jacey Niemeyer.

An exhibit of the artwork and written artist’s statements will be judged by professional artists and be on display at the Rochester Convention Center on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 2:00 - 3:00p.m.  There will be an awards presentation at 2:30p.m. All are welcome to attend. The exhibit is a means of celebrating the creative nature and work of the talented art students from Southeastern Minnesota.
Winona Local Sports

Winona State Adds Familiar Face As Assistant Coach

The floor general of Winona State’s first national championship basketball team will be back in McCown Gymnasium, this time as an assistant coach....

Tuesday Softball Scores

The Winona State softball team extended its winning streak to 16 games on Tuesday by sweeping third place Wayne State 5-1 and 3-2 in nine innings.....

Tuesday Baseball Scores

The Saint Mary’s baseball team split a doubleheader with Augsburg Tuesday winning 8-2 while losing 1-0 in nine innings....

Tuesday Golf and Track Results

The Cotter boys track team finished fourth at the Verne Herman Invitational at Plainview-Elgin-Millville Tuesday....

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