Winona Local News

Sand Pemit Denied


04/16/14 12:18 PM
A permit for a proposed sand mining and wash plant operation in the Town of Waumandee was denied 3-0 by the Buffalo County Zoning Board of Adjustment Monday night.

 

Levee Park Meeting


04/15/14 06:07 PM
The Levee Park Committee Tuesday reviewed dozens of public comments gathered at last months open house on the park's vision documents.

 

CAPX2020 Funds


04/16/14 12:19 PM
Fountain City might apply for a $500,000 grant from Buffalo County's CapX2020 funds for a scenic overlook project.

 

Navigation Season-St. Paul


04/16/14 12:23 PM
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in St. Paul says the 2014 Mississippi River navigation season has arrived in St. Paul.
 

MNsure Update


04/16/14 12:25 PM
Following a competitive Request for Proposals process and a thorough review period, MNsure has selected Deloitte Consulting, LLP to provide key project management support for the state's health insurance marketplace.
                 
 

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Faces of Winona

AgStar-Girl Scouts


The AgStar Fund for Rural America has awarded a $3,000 grant to the Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys for the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) program; an initiative to engage girls in STEM learning to build core competencies and interest in careers. The Girl Scouts STEM program was developed to increase girls’ access to experiential STEM learning opportunities and female STEM professionals. This program is available to all girls in grades K-12 and introduces girls to a variety of STEM fields through engaging experiments and hands-on activities. The Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys serves 40,000 girls in 44 counties in southern Minnesota, four counties in western Wisconsin and one county in northern Iowa. Over 85 percent of the 49-county region is rural.

Photo Caption: Girl Scout’s CEO, Linda Keene accepts the grant from AgStar’s Melanie Olson.


 

Winona Local Sports

Wednesday Local Schedule


The Saint Mary’s baseball team is scheduled to be back in action today when they host Carleton in a MIAC doubleheader weather permitting....

Winona State Softball Team Gets Big Doubleheader Sweep


The Winona State softball team swept a pair of games against NSIC leader Minnesota State-Mankato at Alumni Field Tuesday afternoon....

Winona State Baseball Team Gets Great Pitching in Split With Wayne State


The Winona State baseball team earned a split with Wayne State Tuesday afternoon....while striking

Saint Mary's Baseball Team Drops Two To Saint Mary's


The Saint Mary’s baseball team lost a doubleheader to 14th ranked St. Thomas Tuesday....

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