Winona Local News

Ready Set School

04/17/14 12:18 PM
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.


SMU Donation

04/17/14 12:17 PM
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.


Fastenal Annual Meeting

04/17/14 12:11 PM
Two of the original founders of Winona's Fastenal Company will step down from the firm's board of directors next week.

Fatal Fire

04/16/14 05:21 PM
A fire in rural Eyota Wednesday morning has claimed a life.



04/17/14 12:20 PM
State Senator Jeremy Miller has been spending his recess week traveling around his district in Winona, Houston and Fillmore counties, listening to concerns from his constituents.

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Faces of Winona

Yarely-Yale Book Award Winner

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.
Winona Local Sports

Winona State Basketball Assistant Coach Gets Head Coaching Job

Winona State men’s basketball associate head coach Tom Brown has resigned from his position at Winona State to accept the head coaching job at West Texas A&M....

Thursday Local Schedule

Today on the local schedule the Saint Mary’s softball team will travel to Hamline for a MIAC game....

Winona State Softball Team Back in National Rankings

The Winona State softball team has moved back into the national rankings this week after sweeping NSIC leader Minnesota State-Mankato on Tuesday.....

Winona State Softball Team Gets Big Doubleheader Sweep

The Winona State softball team swept a pair of games against NSIC leader Minnesota State-Mankato at Alumni Field Tuesday afternoon....

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