New COVID-19 Death Reported in Winona County

Oct 25, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Health recorded Winona County’s 19th COVID-19 death Saturday.

State Sees Record Ballots Returned and Accepted

Oct 25, 2020

The Minnesota Secretary of State's office reports 1.8 million ballots for the 2020 election have been returned and accepted.

VP Pence to Visit MN

Oct 25, 2020

Vice President Mike Pence is campaigning in northern Minnesota Monday.

Sonneman: Voter Fraud Low in Winona County

Oct 23, 2020

​Winona County Attorney Karin Sonneman discussed voter fraud on KWNO’s In the Know Friday.

WAPS Reports Four New COVID-19 Cases Over Past Week

Oct 23, 2020

Winona Area Public Schools (WAPS) reported four new COVID-19 cases within the district.

Accumulating Snow Expected in Winona Area

Oct 23, 2020

The National Weather Service La Crosse is expecting the area to see accumulating snow Sunday.

Winona County ASAP Drug Takeback Event Set for Saturday

Oct 23, 2020

​Winona County ASAP is partaking in National Prescription Drug Takeback Day.

I-90 Nodine Exit Detour Ends

Oct 23, 2020

​MnDOT has completed the demolition of the I-90 overpass near Nodine.

COVID-19 Community Transmission High in Winona County

Oct 22, 2020

Winona County Emergency management has classified community transmission of COVID-19 as high following the latest data release.

HPC Working to Develop Tools to Prevent Demolition by Neglect

Oct 22, 2020

​Demolition by neglect has been an often-repeated phrase to describe the former Winona Jr. High School Auditorium.

Volunteer Services Gearing up for Two Food Drops

Oct 22, 2020

​Winona Volunteer Services is getting ready for two more food drops.

Gov. Walz Signs Bonding Bill into Law

Oct 22, 2020

Thousands of jobs are expected to be created in Minnesota after Governor Tim Walz signed the $1.9 billion bonding bill into law.

Pilgrims to Invest $230,000 in Arcadia

Oct 22, 2020

​Pilgrim's announced plans to invest $230,000 to help Arcadia respond to needs brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.

State Ties Record for Highest Daily COVID-19 Death Total

Oct 21, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 35 COVID-19 related deaths Wednesday.

County Residents Tackle Political Sign Theft in Bi-Partisan Fashion

Oct 21, 2020

A group of Winona County residents is putting political differences aside to stop a reported increase of campaign sign thefts.

Winona Area Avoids Heavy Snow from Early Storm

Oct 21, 2020

​Winona County mostly avoided heavy accumulations from an early snowstorm that dumped over seven inches in parts of Minnesota Tuesday.

Lane Closure Begins on Inbound Winona Bridge

Oct 21, 2020

​The left lane of the inbound Winona Interstate Bridge will be closed during daytime hours as crews replace lights on the bridge.

Community Flu Shots

Oct 21, 2020

The Winona Fire Department will hold a free drive-through flu shot event at Central Fire Station today.

WSU Asking Students to Prepare for Entering New Environment

Oct 20, 2020

​When the Thanksgiving break comes next month, many Winona State students may return home for an extended period of time.

City Council Approves Stop Sign Investigation for Part of West 4th St.

Oct 20, 2020

​The Winona City Council unanimously approved a stop sign investigation for a span of 4th St. from Huff St. to High St.