Winona Radio's matching grant campaign for Ready Set School has been termed a success.
The organization reports that the campaign raised a total of nearly $15,000 dollars. That included enough for Ready Set School to qualify for the matching $10,000 Winona Radio grant.
A Rochester couple have committed $8,000,000 to St. Mary's University to be used for scholarships.
Photo caption: Jack and Mary Ann Remick of Rochester received the Saint Mary’s University Heritage Award from Brother William Mann, president of Saint Mary’s, during the university’s annual Benefactor Recognition Dinner April 12. At the event, the couple’s recent $8 million scholarship donation was announced.
Each year at WSHS one junior who has demonstrated outstanding personal character and intellectual promise is selected as the Yale Book Award winner by WSHS principals and counselors.On behalf of the Yale Alumni Association of the Northwest and Winona Senior High School, we are proud to present this years distinguished award to Yarely Porras. Yarely is the daughter of Luis Porras and Alma Onate. Congratulations to Yarely and all of her hard work!" Yarely will offiicially be presented with this award at the WSHS Award Night scheduled for Wednesday, May 21st at 7 pm.