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Memorial Weekend Gas Prices

May 24, 2019

​On the eve of one of the biggest travel days of the year, Minnesotans are paying less for a gallon of gas than a year ago.

Mn Dot Urges Caution in Work Zones

May 24, 2019

​The Minnesota Department of Transportation encourages motorists to plan ahead before traveling Memorial Day weekend and use extra care while driving through work zones.

Potter Auditorium Introduces New Music Series

May 24, 2019

​Backstage, a new music series is being launched by Chatfield Center for the Arts with its inaugural event on June 7 featuring the music of the Minneapolis-based, Indie-folk/rock sensation, Reina del Cid.

Winona Man Killed in Climbing Accident

May 23, 2019

​Authorities in northern Colorado are identifying the Minnesota man killed in a weekend climbing accident near Fort Collins.

Del Monte Vegetable Trays Pulled from Shelves

May 22, 2019

State health departments in Minnesota and Wisconsin are investigating a salmonella outbreak linked to Del Monte vegetable trays.

Special Session Start Up in the Air

May 22, 2019

There's no word yet whether a special session to wrap up the state budget will be Thursday, Friday or after the Memorial Day weekend.

Pelowski: “Appalled” by Budget Process

May 22, 2019

​Rep. Gene Pelowski (DFL-Winona) said he was appalled by the Legislative Session’s budget process.

Legislature Passes Education Higher Bill

May 22, 2019

$3.4 billion higher education measure was the only budget bill the Minnesota Legislature was able to pass before Monday night's adjournment deadline.

Train Derails Near Franklin Street

May 22, 2019

A train carrying grain derailed near the Franklin Street crossing in Winona early Wednesday morning.

Possible Explosive Device Forces Evacuation of Rochester Precinct

May 21, 2019

A possible explosive device forced the evacuation of the north precinct of the Rochester Police Department Tuesday morning.

Three Hurt in St. Charles Crash

May 21, 2019

​Three people were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries following a two-vehicle crash in St. Charles Monday evening.

Flooding Expecting to Close Area Boat Ramps

May 21, 2019

​The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge, Winona District is urging boaters to take precautions in the coming days due to flooding on the Mississippi River.

MN Dot to Host Hwy 43 Open House

May 21, 2019

​The public is invited to an open house on May 28 in Winona to offer ideas and learn more about the reconstruction work planned for Highway 43.

Red Wing Police Append Shooting Suspect

May 21, 2019

​Red Wing Police responded to a call involving a shooting Tuesday morning.

WNB Financials' Jeans Day Generates $750 in Donations

May 20, 2019

​WNB Financial has made $500 donation to Feed My People Food Bank in Eau Claire, as well as a $250 donation to the Boys & Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley.

Winona Community Foundation Accepting Grants

May 20, 2019

​The Winona Community Foundation (WCF) is accepting competitive community grants applications until July 1.

Frac Sand Mines Fall on Tough Times

May 20, 2019

​A national surplus of sand used in fracking for oil and natural gas has created hard times for Wisconsin sand mines.

River Expected to Return to Flood Stage

May 20, 2019

​The Mississippi River will rise above flood stage later this week.

2019 John Latsch Human Rights Award Winner Named

May 20, 2019

​John Borman‘s work on Human Rights Issues will be honored at the June 3 Winona City Council meeting.

Qdoba Coming to Winona

May 19, 2019

​Winonan’s will have another option when they are craving Mexican food.