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Nutcracker Auditions

The Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts will hold auditions Saturday, Aug. 30, for its holiday production of The Nutcracker, to be performed at Saint Mary’s University Dec. 4-7. Auditions will begin at noon at the Valéncia Arts Center, 1164 West 10th Street. There are numerous opportunities to become involved in this production, from performing in the spotlight to assisting behind the scenes. Roles are available for actors, dancers and community members ages 5 and older (including adults) at all levels of experience.

For more information, go to, e-mail, “like” them on Facebook, or call (507) 453-5500. Auditions are free and open to the public.

Goodview Days Medallion Hunt

The Goodview Medallion Hunt had a repeat winner last Friday. Kevin Herrick found the medallion at the Winona Lighting Studio after the final clue was read on KWNO AM and KDub Country FM. Herrick was aided by his family,Bob, Marlene and Kristen. Herrick has been a past winner several times. He said it was the final clue that led him to the Winona Lighting Studio. Herrick was wearing a Goodview Days button so he won $100. The Medallion Hunt was sponsored by Altra Federal Credit Union.  

Walz Leadership Award

Representative Tim Walz was awarded the Col. Arthur T. Marix Congressional Leadership Award and received commendation from the Minnesota Chapter of MOAA endorsing the national award in Rochester Monday for his leadership and advocacy for veterans, their families, and active duty service personnel.

MOAA is the nation’s largest association of active duty, National Guard, Reserve, retired, and former military officers and their families and survivors. The association annually recognizes individuals or organizations that strongly support servicemembers and their families.


Miss Goodview

A new Miss Goodview was crowned Wednesday at the Winona Middle School. Named as Miss Goodview 2014 was Kaylee Pye. Named as First Attendant was Bryanna Meier and Cassie Kohner was selected as the Second Attendant. Named as Miss Congeniality was Zoe Kingsmore.

Flag Burning 18

An 18th flag burning report was received by the Winona Police Department over the weekend as they continue seek the public's help in finding the person responsible.

WNB Summer Concert

Winona National Bank held an Evening Family Concert on August 7 at the Lake Park Bandshell, featuring entertainment with KidsDance as well as a $5 dinner. Dinner sales totaled $1,023 which was donated to Ready Set School. The funds will go to purchasing supplies and clothing for students in Winona County who will begin fall classes soon.
Qualifying students receive vouchers that can be used at area stores for supplies and clothing. Ready Set School is still accepting donations for this fall at Winona National Bank, P-O Box 499 in Winona.


Better Living Show 2014

We had a great Better Living Show 2014!