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by NATHANIEL NELSON
The sound of a steel mill echoed through Minnesota State College Southeast (MSC Southeast) on Monday, one of the college’s newest pieces of state-of-the-art machinery. The machine is part of the new CNC Precision Machine ...
by CHRIS ROGERS
From this angle, it is hard to tell Nitro is a tripod. His tail is wagging furiously. He presents a pine cone for his master to throw, and waits, panting, poised for the next chase.
“He lives and breathes fetch,” 16...
Part 45: The many lies of General Patton in France, Germany
From the accounts of Sergeant Marvin A. Palecek as shared by his son, Glen Palecek
All of the men who served under General George Patt...
by Winona Post Editor-in-chief Sarah Squires
The old adage suggests those on the receiving end of a gift ought to steer clear of the horse’s mouth, but the Winona Area Public School (WAPS) Bo...
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
You are invited to join Refuge Ranger Ed on a paddle through the backwaters of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge near Winona. Join fellow paddlers on Saturday, August 24, at 10 a.m. at the Verchota Landing for a two-hour a...
On Thursday, August 1, Winona Area Public Schools (WAPS) Key Kids summer program hosted Wheel On In camp, where several different trucks were on display for the kids to check out.
The camp was for first and second graders, but all children &mdash...
The Noon Lions served approximately 175 staff and workers from the DAC and ORC. This annual event is the Lions’ way of celebrating these two organizations’ contribution to the Winona-area community. A picnic lunch of sloppy joes, potato c...
The Lanesboro Barn Dance continues its 25th season on Friday, August 16, at DreamAcres Farm, 17289 County Road 8 in Wykoff, Minn. The starting time is 7:30 p.m. and admission is $8 at the door; family rate (up to four) is $20. Come early for DreamAcr...
Redefining the familiar with Linda Ricklefs Baudry, August 17 to October 13, 2019
Lanesboro Arts presents “The Edge of Familiar,” an exhibition of pastels by artist Linda Ricklefs Baudry. The exhibit opens with an artist reception on...
Over the past year the Elba community has been doing a lot of fundraising to install a playground and veterans’ memorial. The playground was installed in fall 2018 and the veterans’ memorial was just recently completed.
The Winona State University (WSU) Retiree Center is offering two fabulous travel opportunities for 2020!
Its first offering is “Cuba Discovery.” This six-day trip will depart on March 24, 2020. The cost is $3,499 per double. Some of t...
John Ruggeberg — who helped the Winona Senior High School (WSHS) boys and girls cross country teams win 23 conference titles, 16 section titles and four state titles during his three decades as an assistant and head coach — was inducted i...
$17,840 raised to support Leukodystrophy research
The first annual Super Gav 5K and Super Kids Race organized to honor the memory of Gavin Quimby, better known in Winona as Super Gav, was a huge success! The sponsorship support, as well as the sup...
by NATHANIEL NELSON
On a warm, sunny Friday afternoon, dozens of small children dashed around Sobieski Park with lacrosse sticks, tossing balls to one another and learning how to play the ancient game. At another station, students played tradition...
The Southeast Minnesota Chapter 346 of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC), is excited about its upcoming annual scholarship golf tournament. The tournament this year is the 25th consecutive annual event.
This year’s e...
Grant Wolner notches Junior National Swimming Cut
The Winona Swim Club recently attended the Minnesota Long Course State Meet at the University of Minnesota. Five Winona athletes attended: Griffin and Grant Wolner, Jack Herczeg, Alex Jorgenson, an...
The SE Flyers won the 18u Gold State Girls Fastpitch Tournament on the weekend of July 13-14. This tournament featured the state’s best 18u teams in the USA Gold League, and the Flyers went 4-0!
The last game was played at the Gopher Jane Sa...
Three Winona boys placed at the USA Kids National Wrestling Tournament in the Wisconsin Dells from June 26-29.
Jacob Penzkover pinned every opponent, taking first in both Greco and freestyle! Michael Alexander placed fourth in Greco and fifth in f...
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