Winona Local News

Missing Boater Search

11/26/14 12:00 PM
Authorities are not giving up of their search for a missing Onalaska man who is believed to have drowned in the Mississippi River near Dresbach on November 8th.


County Comprehensive Plan Passes

11/25/14 08:02 PM
Following an afternoon work session Tuesday, the Winona County Board of Commissioners voted 5 to 0 passing the county's new comprehensive landuse plan.

Watkins Portrait Recovered

11/26/14 11:58 AM
A valuable painting missing from the Watkins Manor House for over two months has been recovered after a man reported to police he had it at his nearby residence.


Train Fatal

11/26/14 11:55 AM
The Buffalo County Sheriff';s Department says a man was killed when his vehicle was struck by a train at the Indian Creek railroad crossing in the town of Milton Monday morning.

Holiday Closings

11/26/14 11:59 AM
A reminder that all local city, county, state and federal offices are closed Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday.


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Faces of Winona

W-K Books

W-K 2nd graders in Mrs. Hudson's class read "Henry and Mudge" by Cynthia Rylant. They conducted an author study after ready more about the author in Scholastic News, ready many other books from the school library written by Rylant.Teacher and students decided to draw pictures and write letters to Rylant to let her know which of her characters was their favorite and why.  They are very much hoping that Rylant will write back to them.  

photo:  W-K 2nd grade teacher, Lisa Hudson, with her students and the photos/letters they created and drafter to author, Cynthia Rylant.
Winona Local Sports

Winona State Men and Women Win

The Winona State men put six players in double figures last night in beating UW-Superior 92-69.  G-E-T graduate Riley Bambenek had 22 points while Kyle Bauman had 11 points, 8 rebounds and 5 blocks.  Winona State shot the ball extremely well hit

Saint Mary's Women Get Sixth Straight Win

The Saint Mary’s women’s basketball team has moved up to 17th in the NCAA Division III national rankings and the Cardinals beat UW-La Crosse 64-49...

Winona High and Cotter Boys Fall

The Winona High boys hung with state ranked Austin for awhile last night before falling 59-44.  The Winhawks trailed by just three in the second half before the Packers pulled away...

Winona High Hockey Teams Take on Mankato West

The Winona High girls’ hockey team beat Mankato West 3-1.  Jillian Hultgren had 15 saves in net while the Winhawks got goals from Michaela Beberg, Molly Sanvik and Emma Hitz-Kelly....

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