News

WNB Announces Donation

Nov 19, 2018

​WNB Financial is pleased to announce two donations in the amount of $325 each to the Wabasha Kellogg Area Community Foundation, and the Holmen Area Foundation. The donations were made possible from "Jeans Day" collections, where employees choose to pay $…

Saint Mary's participates in Analytics Event

Nov 19, 2018

​On Nov. 3, four Saint Mary's University students competed in MinneAnalytics' third annual analytics event, which is designed to allow students to explore real-world data while enhancing and showcasing their skills.

Mayor Mark Peterson Commended

Nov 19, 2018

​The Alliance for Aviation Across America today commended Mayor Mark Peterson for proclaiming November "General Aviation Appreciation Month." In Minnesota, general aviation contributes over $5.3 billion to the state's total economic output.

4 Severely Injured in Crash

Nov 19, 2018

​Four people have been hospitalized with severe injuries after crashing near county roads 33 and 6 in Winona County early Friday morning.

WAPS to Return 40 K from School Sale

Nov 19, 2018

​Winona Area Public Schools received unwelcomed news that it has to return nearly $40,000 to the State of Minnesota from its sale of Madison Elementary School.

Winona County Seeking Volunteer Board Members

Nov 19, 2018

​The Winona County Board of Commissioners annually seeks volunteers willing to serve on a variety of Citizen Advisory Committees.

Land up for Grabs Downtown

Nov 16, 2018

​In the fall of 2019, after the completion of the bridge project, roughly 3 acres of land will open up in downtown Winona.

Rushford Dairy Family Honored

Nov 16, 2018

The Minnesota Milk Producers Association has named the Metz family of Hart-Land Dairy in Rushford, Minnesota, its 2018 Producer of the Year.

New Holiday Tradition comes to Levee Park

Nov 16, 2018

​The city of Winona is making the most of the renovated Levee Park.

Mark Peterson to Leave Historical Society

Nov 16, 2018

​After 36 years of service, Winona Mayor Mark Peterson is stepping down from his role as executive director of the Winona County Historical Society.

Man Injured in Trempealeau County Crash

Nov 16, 2018

​A man has been hospitalized after being rear-ended on Highway 93 in Trempealeau County Thursday morning.

Arcadia Man Dies Deer Hunting

Nov 16, 2018

​John Simerson, a 48-year old Arcadia man, died from injuries he received when he fell out of his tree stand.

Winona Sees Record Voting Numbers

Nov 15, 2018

​The city of Winona saw a record 78% turnout for the midterm elections.

Winona Man Charged for Stalking Woman

Nov 15, 2018

​Nicholas Deppe, a 21-year-old Winona man, faces charges for following and harassing a woman.

Wisconsin Man Missing

Nov 15, 2018

​The Buffalo County and Trempealeau County Sheriff's offices are looking for Toby Cleasby, a 53-year-old Wisconsin man, who went missing Nov. 6.

Three Arrested in Drug Bust

Nov 15, 2018

​Three people were arrested in La Crosse as the result of an ongoing drug investigation.

Mayo Clinic Receives Grant

Nov 15, 2018

​The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center has received a $500,000 grant from the National Cancer Institute to ensure that all cancer patients who use tobacco have access to treatment for their tobacco use.

Army Corps of Engineers to Move Materials

Nov 15, 2018

​The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is set to begin moving dredged material from its temporary placement site on the north side of Wabasha, Minnesota, to the Wabasha Sand and Gravel pit this month.

Witt commits to the U of M

Nov 14, 2018

​Winona Lineman Aaron Witt commits to the University of Minnesota.

Winona Co. Board Hears Benefit Fraud Update

Nov 14, 2018

​Winona County is part of a five-county territory that is overseen by a single inspector for welfare and benefit fraud.