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Marijuana Legalization Event Coming to Island City

Mar 20, 2019

​LegalizitMN, along with MN Veterans for Cannabis is hosting its monthly meeting at Island City Brewery on Saturday from 2-4pm.

NWS Hosts Storm Training

Mar 20, 2019

​The National Weather Service (NWS) will be holding a SKYWARN Severe Weather Spotter Training in Winona, on April 3rd.

Gov. Walz Signs Farm Relief Bill

Mar 19, 2019

​Help is on the way for Minnesota farmers affected by the extreme weather this winter.

Engage Winona to Hold First East End Event

Mar 19, 2019

​Engage Winona, in collaboration with the City of Winona and Art of the Rural, has launched the East End Neighborhood Project.

​The Commonweal Theatre Company is opening its 31st season.

Mar 19, 2019

​The Commonweal Theatre Company is opening its 31st season.

Former US Senator to Appear in Winona

Mar 19, 2019

​Former US Senator Dave Durenberger and former Star Tribune writer Lori Sturdevant will be at Paperbacks and Pieces on Saturday, April 6th to present on and sign copies of their recent book “When Republicans Were Progressive,” published by the Minnesota H…

Cotter Auction Marked for April 27th

Mar 19, 2019

​Cotter Schools is celebrating their 40th Annual Cotter Auction on Saturday, April 27 at the John Nett Recreation Center on the Cotter campus.

House Passes Hands Free Bill

Mar 19, 2019

​The Minnesota House of Representatives approved the hands-free cell phone bill (House File 50) during Monday’s floor session.

House Passes Opioid Legislation

Mar 19, 2019

​The Minnesota House passed HF 400, a bill aimed at ending the state’s opioid crisis.

Saint Mary’s Prepares for Spruce up Winona

Mar 18, 2019

​The Saint Mary’s University Volunteer Mentors are encouraging the community to submit requests for service for the 12th annual Spruce Up Winona event.

WSO Prepares for Season’s Final Concert

Mar 18, 2019

​The Winona Symphony Orchestra concludes its season, From Minnesota with Love, with a Spring Concert on March 30, 7:30 p.m. at the Harriet Johnson Auditorium.

Shopko to Close All Stores

Mar 18, 2019

Shopko will reportedly close all of their stores, including their Winona, Onalaska, La Crosse, and Arcadia locations.

Winona Woman Strikes Tree

Mar 17, 2019

​Brandy Gommels, a 43-year-old Winona woman, suffered non-life-threatening injuries after driving her Silverado off the road and striking a tree in Dodge County Friday night.

Winona Man Collides with Semi

Mar 17, 2019

​Julio Reyes, a 21-year-old Winona man, received non-life-threatening injuries after he hit a semi-truck in Chatfield Friday afternoon.

Goggin, Drazkowski Seek to End Antler Point Restrictions

Mar 17, 2019

​A bill that would end antler point restriction in Series 300 deer permit areas is working its way through the Minnesota house and senate.

Main St. Program Holds ADA Seminar

Mar 17, 2019

​The Winona Main Street Program invites the community to attend an ADA Compliance Seminar on Thursday, April 4th at the Winona County History Center’s Wanek Hall.

Library to Host Refugee Exhibit

Mar 17, 2019

​The Winona Public Library will host documentary artist James A. Bowey to share stories and photographs from "When Home Won't Let You Stay," his traveling exhibition about refugees in Minnesota.

Wabasha Co. Sheriff’s Seeking Man Who Exposed Himself

Mar 14, 2019

​The Wabasha County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a man that exposed himself to an underage girl at a Lake City Subway.

Winona Health Named to Top 100

Mar 14, 2019

Winona Health has again been named one of the 2019 Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the United States by The Chartis Center for Rural Health.

Saint Mary’s Nears Taylor Richmond Goal

Mar 14, 2019

​Saint Mary’s University has nearly reached its goal of raising $20,000 for this year’s Taylor Richmond Benefit recipient Joseph Row of Winona.