A longtime Winona fixture on the music scene has passed away.
88-year old Junior John Ferguson passed away Friday, October 11th at the VA Medical Center in Tomah, Wisconsin. Ferguson was born near Utica and spent time in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.
In later years, Ferguson performed county music and his "Country Round Up Show" was broadcast from 1957 to 1959 on KWNO and KAGE radio.
Ferguson also booked country acts for the Winona Winter Carnival and could often be heard singing karaoke in various locations in Winona in recent years.