The Winona Post is sponsoring the “Legacy of Latsch” Youth Essay Contest to help area children and teens reflect upon the life of one of Winona’s greatest benefactors.
Area youth aged 17 and under may enter the contest, and the top prize is a brand new Trek bicycle. Writers should describe the vision and gifts of John Latsch in 500 words or less. Entries may be mailed to “Legacy of Latsch” Youth Essay Contest, C/O The Winona Post, P.O. Box 27, Winona, Minn., 55987, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Entries must be received by Wednesday, July 16.
The winning essay will be read at the “Life and Legacy of Latsch” program and exhibit reception at the Winona History Center on Thursday, July 24.
Want to learn more about the great John Latsch? Visit winonapost.com and read the award-winning story on Latsch. It is located in the right-hand corner of the screen, entitled “John Latsch: the man, the legacy.”