Winona Local News

County Levy

09/30/14 12:14 PM
Now that the Winona County Board has called for a zero percent increase in the county's 2015 property tax levy, board members will have to determine how to accomplish that goal.

WSU-Distinguished Alumni Award

09/30/14 12:10 PM
Retired Winona Area Public School Superintendent Scott Hannon will be honored by Winona State University on October 24th as part of the school's homecoming festivities.

DAC Update

09/30/14 12:12 PM
Work on the first of two new additions to the Winona County Developmental Achievement Center is progressing.

Air Monitor Results

09/30/14 12:06 PM
The first results of the air monitoring being done from atop the YMCA building in Winona will be discussed at a City Council information session next Tuesday' October 7th, at the Senior Friendship Center.


Walz-VA Investigation

09/30/14 12:08 PM
The Minnesota Congressional delegation, including Representative Tim Walz, have requested a meeting with Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald to discuss recent reports of falsified records at the Minneapolis VA Health Care System.

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Faces of Winona

WMS Students of the Week

The Winona Middle School Students of the Week that were selected by House 8 East are Connor Sanvik and Faith Windsor. Connor Sanvik was nominated because he is a helpful and mature student that gets involved and goes above and beyond expectations.  Connor enjoys all of his classes at the middle school and is involved in the media club. 
In his free time, Connor likes to go boating with his family on the Mississippi River and biking on trails.  He also likes working with computers and helps with computer tech integration at school. Connor is the son of Jeff and Chris Sanvik, and has one brother, Carson, in 5th grade. 

Faith Windsor was nominated because she is an excellent participator in class.  She is responsible, friendly, and works well with others.  Faith enjoys her teachers at the middle school who make the subjects really interesting. In her free time, Faith enjoys hunting, fishing, and playing soccer.  Faith also enjoys spending time with her extended family on weekends. Faith is the daughter of Christine Windsor, and Jason and Jenni Windsor, and has two brothers, Landon in 2nd grade and Merek in prekindergarten.
Winona Local Sports

Winona State Men's Golf Team In The Hunt at NSIC Championships

The Winona State men’s golf team is in fourth place after the first day of competition at the NSIC Championships at the Jewel Golf Course in Lake City.....

Cotter Girls' Soccer Team Wins, Volleyball Team Loses

The Cotter girls’ soccer team shut out Cannon Falls Monday afternoon 4-0.  Olivia Flanagan scored a pair of goals while Jane Koll had a goal and an assist.....

Winona State Soccer Players Win Weekly Award

The Winona State women’s soccer team had two players earn NSIC weekly honors.   Hannah Burt earned the NSIC's Offensive Player of the Week award thanks to her outstanding weekend.....

SMU Volleyball Player Peterson Earns Weekly Honor

Saint Mary’s volleyball player Alex Peterson has been named the MIAC Hitter of the Week....

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