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WSU Men’s Basketball NCAA Tournament ticket information (03/13/2013)
Tickets for the Winona State men’s basketball team’s NCAA Regional Tournament matchup with Northeastern State at 2:30 p.m. Saturday can be purchased in advance through the Minnesota State ticket offi ... 

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Join badminton group at Y (09/19/2012)

Fred Foss’s YMCA Badminton Group has begun its 60th year of aces, backhands and birdies at the Winona Family YMCA. It’s drop-in fun for singles, couples, men, women and family members’ ages16 and  ... 

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Packer Defense Rises to the Occasion (09/19/2012)
It has been a long time since Cheeseheads were treated to an outstanding defensive effort by the Green and Gold, but that is exactly what they got as the Green Bay Packers smothered the Chicago Bears  ... 

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Westfield Tuesday Morning Ladies Golf (09/19/2012)
September 18

Event: Blind Partners (Net)

1st Place: Diane Wohletz and Mary Ellinghuysen---73

2nd Place: Cathy Kirkeby and Mia Martin---74

Low Putts: Ursula Hogenson--14

Chip In: Cathy Ki ... 

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You Can’t Fix Stupid (09/19/2012)
There’s a theory going around that the Vikings overindulged in purple Slurpees in the locker room before Sunday’s game with the Colts and suffered from a dramatic case of team brain freeze. What else ... 

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Warrior football opens fall camp (08/15/2012)
The sound of whistles once again filled the air inside Verizon Wireless Stadium as the Winona State football team opened its fall camp Saturday afternoon.

On a comparatively cool August afternoon the ... 

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Winona Chiefs update (08/15/2012)
The Minnesota Baseball Association has just released the updated Class C bracket for the 2012 State Tournament at Putz & Faber Fields in St. Cloud. The single elimination tournament features 48 teams  ... 

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Applications for September mentored youth waterfowl hunt due Aug. 13 (07/25/2012)
Youth who want to experience waterfowl hunting for the first time can apply by Monday, Aug. 13, to be one 80 participants in this year’s mentored youth waterfowl hunt on Saturday, Sept. 8, the Minneso ... 

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Paulson to lead WSU men’s golf program (07/25/2012)
Brian Paulson, a former All-American at Winona State, has been named the Warriors’ men’s golf coach, Athletic Director Eric Schoh announced Tuesday.

“I am excited to have Brian join our team,” Winona ... 

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Refuge honors volunteers (07/25/2012)
The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife & Fish Refuge – Winona offices held a Volunteer Recognition Event on-board the Living Lands and Waters education barge which was tied at the Winona levee  ... 

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Winona State football season ticket information (07/25/2012)
Winona State football season ticket holders are currently able to renew their ticket purchases for the 2012 season, with season and single-game tickets going on sale to the general public on August 6. ... 

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Tickets available now for Cotter 2012 Rambler Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony (07/22/2012)
Cotter will be celebrating their 9th Annual Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on September 29, 2012. This year, Cotter is proud to induct: Tom Kukowski ’57, Mike Costello ’82, 1982 Basketball T ... 

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Winona YMCA announces summer day camp (07/11/2012)
Summer should be a time of exploration and a chance to learn and grow. Making new friends, getting outdoors, and enjoying camp adventures is an experience of a lifetime. As summer approaches, YMCA cam ... 

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DNR outlines wolf season details, seeks public comment (05/23/2012)
Minnesota’s first regulated wolf hunting and trapping season will be conducted this fall and winter. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking public comment on details of the pro ... 

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Kicking Bear 1 on 1 (05/23/2012)
Archery Shoot and Campout June 22-23

The Lewiston Sportsmen’s Club is sponsoring its Tenth Annual Kicking Bear 1 on 1 Archery Shoot and Campout will be held June 22-23, 2012. Registration will ope ... 

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DNR: Residents, dealers reminded to review dock and boat lift canopy regulations (03/21/2012)
Spring boat shows are popular this time of year, and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds residents to review dock and boat lift canopy regulations before investing in new equip ... 

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Refuge fur catch reports deadline April 15 (03/21/2012)
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reminds Refuge trappers to submit their fur catch reports before the April 15, 2012 deadline. There were 353 Refuge trapping permits issued for the 2011-2012 trappin ... 

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Winona man testifies before Congress for Refuge (03/21/2012)
Dr. Todd Paddock, a Winona resident and former professor in the Sociology Department at Winona State University, was invited to testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriat ... 

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Winona City Council (02/29/2012)
There will be an informational session for the Winona City Council on Monday, March 5, 2012, at 5:45 p.m. in the Wenonah Room on the 3rd floor of City Hall, 207 Lafayette Street, to discuss funding op ... 

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Adult softball umpires needed (02/15/2012)
The Winona Park & Recreation Department is in need of MSF certified Adult Softball Umpires to work our adult softball games. We anticipate our leagues beginning the first week in May ending in mid to  ... 

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Warrior basketball season hit with NCAA eligibility decision (02/15/2012)
The NCAA has determined that Winona State men’s basketball student-athlete Grant Johnson will be ineligible for the remainder of the 2011-12 season. Winona State is still evaluating the implications o ... 

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2011 Minnesota Futurity Horse Show (09/21/2011)
Minneapolis, Minnesota The Minnesota Saddlebred horse community will celebrate breeders at the 2011 Minnesota Futurity Horse Show, September 30 through October 2 at the Minnesota Equestrian Center in ... 

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2011-12 trapping units (09/21/2011)
Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge will offer trapping units for muskrat and beaver during the Wisconsin 2011-12 trapping season.

Bidding for the units will take place Wednesday evening, September ... 

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Dream Line takes BMX dirt contests to new heights (09/21/2011)
The sport of BMX dirt is about to change when Red Bull Dream Line takes charge at Coffee Mill Ski Area in Wabasha, Minnesota on September 21-24th. The slopes of the mountain have been converted into a ... 

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Dry conditions a challenge for waterfowl hunters (09/21/2011)
In spite of abnormally wet conditions earlier this year, waterfowl hunters may find access to lakes and wetlands challenging in some areas this fall.

“Some hunters may be surprised by water levels, e ... 

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Packers Rally Past Panthers (09/21/2011)
By Dave DeLano -- The Packers won the coin flip. That was about as far as good things went for the Green Bay Packers as Sunday’s contest began with the Carolina Panthers. The Packers were able to rally for a 30 – 23  ... 

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Raise a buck to run amuck! (09/21/2011)
Looking for a more unique running experience? Join the 2nd Annual Big Muddy Run on Saturday, October 1 at La Crosse’s Myrick Park, starting at 10:45 am. Choose a 5k or 1 mile route, each with obstacl ... 

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Refuge to offer a special waterfowl hunt for persons with disabilities (09/21/2011)
Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge will once again offer a special waterfowl hunt for hunters with disabilities on October 15 & 16, 2011.

To participate in this special Refuge hunt, all applicants ... 

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Register for the 4th annual Warrior Waddle (09/21/2011)
The 4th Annual Warrior Waddle will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2011, in conjunction with the Winona State Homecoming activities. The 5k (3.1 miles) walk/run will kick off at 8:00 a.m. starting a ... 

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Saint Mary’s invites public to Fall Frolic Oct. 1 (09/21/2011)
The public is invited to participate in the 24th Fall Frolic 5K fun run/walk at Saint Mary’s University Saturday, Oct. 1.

Registration will run from 8 to 9:30 a.m. in SMU’s Toner Student Center with ... 

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This is a great year to start hunting grouse (09/21/2011)
by Jay Johnson

DNR hunting recruitment and retention coordinator

Ever hunted ruffed grouse?

If not, this is the year to start.

The tasty, fast-flying forest game bird is at high population lev ... 

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Vikes 20 - Bucs 24 (09/21/2011)
We were stunned to see another game this way

Letting our halftime lead just slip away

It happened last week and again this game

Our performance was great till the third quarter came

The fir ... 

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Vikes blow another big lead ...this could get to be a habit (09/21/2011)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, this is beginning to roll out like one of those nightmare years when no lead is safe, and any opposing team with a minimally competent QB can complete quick passes in front of the Vikings d ... 

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Softball tourney in Winona this weekend (07/24/2011)
Winona Athletic Association is hosting the State Class D Co-Rec Softball Tournament and the State Men’s Church Softball Tournament July 23-24. WAA is a nonprofit organization with volunteers that spen ... 

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Great game, horrible music and commercials
“Cram the Boot,” indeed!
(02/09/2011)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, I reviewed last year’s Super Bowl column for inspiration and found that I had predicted Brett Favre would be back this season and, barring serious injury, could well find himself quarterbac ... 

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Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club results (02/02/2011)
On Saturday, January 8, nineteen wrestlers from the Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club traveled to the Rushford/Peterson youth tournament; which was held at the high school in Rushford, Mn. These wrestl ... 

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Bad Santa (12/29/2010)
By Patrick Marek -- On Christmas Eve I had just settled down for my long winter’s nap, when I heard a suspicious clatter coming from the front porch. There have been a lot of break-ins in Winona lately, so I grabbed my  ... 

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Giants Toppled in Titletown (12/29/2010)
By Dave DeLano -- With their backs against the wall, the Green Bay Packers turned in an incredibly impressive performance and thoroughly destroyed the New York Giants Sunday by a score of 45 – 17. The win means that t ... 

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YOUTH BASKETBALL SKILLS CAMP (12/29/2010)
Basketball camps are specifically designed with the younger player in mind. All players will learn the proper techniques in shooting, dribbling, rebounding, passing, and teamwork. While learning these ... 

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SMU to host diving camp (04/21/2010)
Saint Mary’s University is hosting a boys’ and girls’ diving camp on Sunday, July 11, through Thursday, July 15, for students entering grades six through 12 in the fall.

This camp will consist of fo ... 

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Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club results (04/21/2010)
On Sunday, Feb 28, three wrestlers from the Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club participated in the Hayfield, Mn. tournament, which was held at the town’s high school. These wrestlers competed, and recie ... 

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YMCA 7th Grade Boys Runnin’ Rebels Red State Championship season (04/21/2010)
The Winona YMCA 7th Grade Runnin’ Rebels Red had a very successful basketball season this past winter. The team was a member again in the Great Northwest Basketball League and participated in seven le ... 

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Boys’ Basketball section play begins Wednesday (03/10/2010)
After claiming the Big 9 Conference Championship, section tournament play gets underway for the Winona Senior High School Boys’ Basketball Team. Winona will host the first round game this Wednesday,  ... 

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Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club results (03/10/2010)

On Saturday, Feb. 13, twelve wrestlers from the Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club participated in the G.E.T. (Galesville) youth wrestling tournament which was held at the G.E.T. high school in Gale ... 

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Revised Trempealeau County Bike Loop Map (08/09/2009)
Trempealeau County’s just released its updated map of the bike loop system. This is an easy to carry along on your ride 16 panel fold out color brochure. On the map side the 17 loops of the entire cou ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club standings (08/09/2009)
The standings of the Winona Sportsmen’s Club Monday Night Trap League Week 13 are as follow:

2968 Neumann Oil & LP

2967 B B Merc

2966 Kwik Trip

2960 Country Insurance

2831 Lone Pine Gun Shop

28 ... 

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Women’s Bowling Association to meet (08/09/2009)
All Women Bowlers are invited to attend the Fall Association Meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 11th at 7:00 p.m. at the Winona Veterans Center on Sarnia Street. Tournament format changes will be  ... 

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DNR issues ATV riding season primer (04/29/2009)
Too often, ATV riders don’t understand the safety rules and regulations said officials from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The results can be tragic.

Seventeen people, ranging i ... 

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Ducks Unlimited to hold “Sportsman’s Night Out” event! (04/29/2009)
Area sportsmen and women are invited to attend a special event benefiting Ducks Unlimited this weekend.

“A Sportsman’s Night Out” banquet sponsored by the recently organized Winona State University D ... 

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Great Draft for the Cheese Nation (04/29/2009)
By Dave DeLano -- Green Bay Packer General Manager Ted Thompson took major steps in rejuvenating the Packs’ roster over the weekend with a stunning coup of collegiate talent scooped up in the 2009 draft. Thompson’s fi ... 

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Passes required on state trails (04/29/2009)
As Minnesotans saddle up for the spring horseback riding season, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds riders to get a Horse Trail Pass before hitting any state-managed trails. R ... 

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Vikes choose mercurial wideout... do you feel lucky? (04/29/2009)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, for the Purple, this is the year of feeling lucky. They went into the draft with a crying need at offensive tackle, then cornerback, and after that, a defensive tackle, center, or wideout,  ... 

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WACS annual golf tournament (04/29/2009)
WACS 9th Annual Golf Tournament. Winona Area Catholic Schools will sponsor its 9th Annual WACS Golf Outing Monday, June 1, 2009, 12:00 p.m. at Bridges Golf Club in Winona.

The fundraiser will sup ... 

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WATA summer youth tennis camps (04/29/2009)
The 2009 Summer Tennis Camp is located at the outdoor Winona Area Tennis Association Tennis Courts at the Cotter Campus and, in case of inclement weather, the indoor courts will be used. All Tennis cl ... 

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Whitewater Park programs (04/29/2009)
Saturday May 2, 2009

All programs begin at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center (Park Office).

8:30-9:30a.m. Tweets and Treats - Join us at the visitor center’s feeding station for some good bird  ... 

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Pirate Youth Volleyball (04/08/2009)
On Saturday, April 4th, two 4th/5th Grade teams of the Pirate Youth Volleyball Program travelled to Elk Mound, Wisconsin to participate in a volleyball tournament through the Wisconsin Independent Vol ... 

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Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club results (04/08/2009)
Wrestling’s “March Madness” is in full swing now! District and State Qualifiers were held the weekends of March 13th - 15th, and on March 20th - 21st; along with a number of area tournaments as well.  ... 

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Cotter basketball teams in Region One play-offs (04/01/2009)
The Winona Cotter 5th and 6th grade boys’ teams will play in the Region One Minnesota Youth Basketball Play offs this month.

For Region 1, the 5th and 6th grade boys will play at Kingsland schools th ... 

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Goodview Sandlot Baseball Association tryouts this weekend (04/01/2009)
The Goodview Sandlot Baseball Association will be holding tryouts this weekend for their traveling 10 and Under, 12 and Under, and 14 and Under teams. There will be more than one team per age group,  ... 

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Park rec activities (04/01/2009)
CALLING ALL 2009 WINONA EARTH DAY EXHIBITORS!

Saturday, April 18, 2009, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The 2009 Winona Earth Day is soon approaching, and we are excited about the opportunity for exhibitors t ... 

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Westfield men’s senior golf league (04/01/2009)
In an effort to stimulate a bigger and better senior league, Westfield will be starting a new senior league on Thursday mornings. Tee times for the league will begin at 9 a.m. each Thursday, starting  ... 

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Fools Five still running at 31 years... (03/04/2009)
Sunday, April 5 is the 31st annual Fools Five Road Race on Lewiston’s Main Street. The starting shot for the one-mile and 8K race will be fired at 1 pm by Lewiston-Altura’s elementary teacher Karen A ... 

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Goodview Sandlot Baseball registration March 8 (03/04/2009)
The Goodview Sandlot Baseball Association will be holding its registration and informational meeting on Sunday March 8th at St. Cecilia Hall Auditorium in the back of Cotter High School (corner of Vil ... 

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Softball teams registration deadline March 9 (03/04/2009)
Last chance for softball teams to register is Monday, March 9th. Informal letters or e-mails have been sent to all of last year’s managers of the adult softball teams. If you were a manager last year  ... 

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History Made in Lambeau; Dismal Season comes to an end (12/31/2008)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers defeated the Detroit Lions Sunday by a score of 31 – 21 and in doing so handed the Lions the dubious distinction of becoming the only team in NFL history to finish the season 0 – ... 

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Purple atop Northern Division, advances to playoffs ...no matter what, we’ll always have this! (12/31/2008)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, here we are in the playoffs, and no one need carp at our means of access. Did Tarvaris Jackson toss an interception into the end zone? Did Adrian Peterson cough up another fumble? Did the P ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Seventeen (12/24/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Week seventeen is by far one of the trickiest weeks to predict performance. Playoff teams are resting their studs while others are more concerned about getting to their vacation ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Sixteen (12/17/2008)
By Corey Koehler

After last week’s lackluster performance at home against the Vikes, you might be having second thoughts about starting Kurt Warner, Anquan Boldin or Larry Fitzgerald when they visi ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Fifteen (12/10/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Well, well, well, the fantasy playoffs are finally here for most of you. You are another step closer to those coveted bragging rights and/or that nice little chunk of post Christma ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Fourteen (12/03/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Not too long ago, Larry Johnson and Braylon Edwards were the toast of fantasy players everywhere. Both played in high scoring offenses and would post huge numbers nearly every week ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Thirteen (11/26/2008)
by Corey Koehler

For many of you there are certain things you can count on each and every Thanksgiving Day: relishing time with the fam, being able to eat yourself silly and watching the Detroit Li ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Twelve (11/19/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Finally, Peyton Manning, Joseph Addia and the rest of the Colts are starting to perform like the players you drafted. Meanwhile, usual fantasy studs like Brian Westbrook and Terrel ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Eleven (11/12/2008)
by Corey Koehler

There are no more bye weeks left and it is time for you to concentrate on getting your squad into your leagues playoffs. Let’s take a look at a few players that will help you and o ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Ten (11/05/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Not only are we coming up on week ten - and approaching your fantasy playoffs at breakneck speed - but it is Viking/Packer week. That’s right, it is time once again for neighbors,  ... 

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Bowling Scores (10/26/2008)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

RTP 35 28

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 33 30

Winona Bowl 32 31

Anytime Nails & More 30 33

Timbers Restaurant 30 33

Dan’s Dugout 29 34

High game: Kim Skappel, Da ... 

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Park Rec standings (10/26/2008)
The Park Rec standings as of October 24, are as follow:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Engel Law Office 19 2

Benchmark Big Dogs 16 5

Merchants 13 8

Miller Scrap 11 10

Eagles Sixxpakers 10 1 ... 

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The Bowling Report (10/26/2008)
By -- Usually I have some type of theme or I feature one of the many outstanding bowlers from Winona in this column.

Not this week.

When I looked at this past week’s bowling sheets that are faxed in by th ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Eight (10/22/2008)
by Corey Koehler

This week you may be one of many owners who will have to put in a line-up without your fantasy workhorse. Guys like Adrian Peterson, Brandon Marshall, Greg Jennings and Matt Forte  ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Seven (10/15/2008)
by Corey Koehler

After a hectic week of moving into a new home – hello Minnesota City - I am back and ready to get your fantasy football juices flowing for some week seven action. Let’s not waste a ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Five (10/01/2008)
by Corey Koehler

So far rookies are making quite an impact in fantasy leagues. If you own players like Chris Johnson, DeSean Jackson, and Eddie Royal you know what I am talking about. There is no d ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Four (09/24/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Just when you thought you had it all figured out, Ronnie Brown dismantled the Mighty Patriots and the Bengals nearly took down the champs. You couldn’t make it up if you tried.

M ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Three (09/17/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Did you know that there were seven quarterbacks going for over 300 yards passing on Sunday? Hopefully you had one or two them in your line.

Speaking of 300 yards passers, how a ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week Two (09/10/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Can things get any crazier than they were opening weekend? Uber-stud Tom Brady is done for the year and the rookie quarterbacks went 2-0. That said, you can thank God that there ar ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Week One (09/03/2008)
by Corey Koehler

Week one is finally here and it is time to get you thinking about who should and should not be in your line up this Sunday. Let us start in Detroit.

This year there a few changes  ... 

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Fantasy Focus: Can’t Wait For 2008 (08/27/2008)
by Corey Koehler

It has been a long time since you and I last talked fantasy football but here we are, less than two weeks left until opening day 2008. If you are anything like me, that day can’t g ... 

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TRGA results (05/07/2008)
Fox Hollow Golf Course at La Crosse, WI

Sunday, May 4th, 2008

Men's Championship Flight Score

Paul Williamson, Holmen 34-36--70 Tyler Leis, Eau Claire 35-36--71 Randy Burkhardt (P), Onalaska 35-3 ... 

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The ‘Baran’ ruled the court (03/09/2008)
by Steve Kiedrowski

Ken Barankiewicz. Not a name that's easy to say or remember. But mention the name Ken Baran and the celebrated stories will start. Starting first in the Centerville-Trempealeau  ... 

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2007 TRGA Championship (09/12/2007)
La Crosse Country Club at Onalaska, WI

par 72

Final results

Men's Fifth Flight Total

Steve Crogan, Onalaska 87-94-- 181

Patrick Rice, Fountain City 92-90-- 182

David Sanchez, Blair  ... 

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WSHS Athletic Hall of Fame inductees (09/09/2007)
By --

(This is the first in a series of four articles on people who will be inducted into the Winona Senior High School Athletic Hall of Fame the weekend of Oct. 5-6).

Lisa (Bublitz) Conway lived the d ... 

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TRGA Open (08/29/2007)
TRGA

Hiawatha Open

Hiawatha Golf Club

at Tomah, WI

Par 72

Friday's Results

Men's Fifth Flight Score

Joe LaGrange, Tomah 44-39-- 83

David Sanchez, Blair 46-47-- 93

 ... 

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Park rec activities (07/29/2007)

RHYME SPITTING AT THE EAST RECREATION CENTER

Turn tables, rapping, recording, etc"¦if it has to do with hip-hop culture, it is going to happen here at the East Recreation Center. This is not a show ... 

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TRGA Juniors (07/29/2007)
Sparta Municipal Tournament

at Sparta, WI

Wednesday's Results

Boys 12-13 Score

Ben Skogen, Onalaska 37-35-- 72

Jason Edstrom, Winona 37-40-- 77

*Ben Socha, Onalaska 40-38-- 78

Ga ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club Trap League Results (07/29/2007)
Monday Night Trap League Results

Week 11

2586 Neumann Oil

2581 Kwik Trip

2579 The Stock Shop

2562 Merk Bros.

2449 Sugarloaf Apartments

2445 Lone Pine Gun Shop

2429 M & M Lawn And Leis ... 

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TRGA Open (07/25/2007)
The Bridges Golf Club

par 71

at Winona, MN

Sunday's Results

Men's Championship Flight

Score

John Freismuth, Onalaska

38-34--72

Michael Drugan, Holmen

37-36--73

Jim Walkley, Jr.(P), Onalask ... 

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Winona area Junior Golf Championship winners (07/25/2007)

Jason Nachtweth won the Winona Area Junior Golf Championship held at Cedar Valley Golf Course on Monday, July 9, in a sudden death playoff over Brian Russell of Winona. They both finished the 27 hol ... 

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Restorative Justice Golf Scramble, silent auction Aug. 20 (07/22/2007)
The Restorative Justice 7TH Annual Golf Scramble and Silent Auction will be held Monday, August 20, 2007 at Cedar Valley Golf Course. The Scramble begins with a 1:00 shot-gun start. An entry fee of  ... 

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TRGA Juniors (07/22/2007)
Fox Hollow Tournament

atBarre Mills, WI

par 70

Wednesday's Results

The 65 by Jason Jorgensen is the lowest score ever recorded in a TRGA Junior event.

Boys 12-13 Score ... 

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Park rec activities (07/15/2007)

AUTHENTIC HMONG DINNER AT THE EAST RECREATION CENTER

Join us Thursday, July 26th, from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Com learn how to make authentic Hmong dishes, and then sit down with us as we share in this ri ... 

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TRGA/Juniors (07/15/2007)
Forest Hills Tournament

at La Crosse, WI

Wednesday's Results

Boys 12-13 Score

Ben Socha, Onalaska 37-35-- 72

Ben Skogen, Onalaska 36-38-- 74

Bennett Laxton, Holmen 38-40-- 78

 ... 

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TRGA (07/11/2007)
TRGA

Juniors

Walsh Golf Center Tournament

at La Crosse, WI

Monday's Results

Boys 8-9 Score

T.R. Norris, Ettrick 39

Nickolaus Anderson, Ettrick 46

Noah Fredrickson, Onalaska 49

 ... 

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TRGA Fox Hollow Open (07/11/2007)
Fox Hollow Golf Course

at La Crosse, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Third Flight Score

Scott Hackworth, Onalaska 37-41-- 78

Car ... 

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TRGA Sparta Open Results (07/04/2007)
Sparta Municipal Golf Course

at Sparta, WI

Sunday, July 1, 2007 Results

Women's Championship Flight Score

Kathy James, Sparta 42-39-81

Emma Schmitz, Sparta 40-42-82

Linda Mills, Onalaska 39-44 ... 

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TRGA Juniors (07/01/2007)
The Bridges Tournament

at Winona, MN

Thursday's Results

Boys 12-13

Score

William Leaf, Winona

39-34--73

Jason Edstrom, Winona

37-37--74

Ben Skogen, Onalaska

40-37--77

Garrett Geier, Spar ... 

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TRGA (06/27/2007)
TRGA Castle Mound Open

Drugan's Castle Mound

at Holmen, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Fifth Flight

Score

Steven Fellenz, La Crosse

44-42--86

John Frei, Onalaska

42-45--87

Michael Tollefson, La ... 

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TRGA Juniors (06/24/2007)
TRGA Juniors

Trempealeau Mountain Tournament at Trempealeau, WI

Wednesday's Results

Boys 12-13 Score

Ben Skogen, Onalaska 38-40-- 78

Jason Edstrom, Winona 40-39-- 79

William Leaf ... 

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WSU football camp registration forms now available (06/24/2007)

Registration forms for the Warrior Players Youth Football Camp are available at the following locations: Winona Middle School, Winona Park Rec Office, Goodview City Office, Rollingstone City Office, ... 

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TRGA (06/20/2007)
Skyline Open

Skyline Golf Club

at Black River Falls, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Championship Flight

Score

Joe DeRosa (P), La Crosse 32-35-- 67

Paul Williamson, Holmen 36-34- ... 

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TRGA Juniors (06/17/2007)

Skyline Tournament

at Black River Falls

Tuesday's Results

Boys 12-13 Score

Jason Edstrom, Winona 36-40-- 76

William Leaf, Winona 47-34-- 81

Bennett Laxton, Holmen 41-43-- 84

 ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club Trap League Results (06/17/2007)

Week 5

SCORE TEAM

1168 NEUMANN OIL

1162 KWIK TRIP

1154 MERK BROS.

1154 THE STOCK SHOP

1103 LONE PINE GUN SHOP

1098 MAINSTREAM

1091 SUGARLOAF

APARTMENTS

1078 KNITCRAFT

1072 M & M  ... 

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TRGA Juniors (06/13/2007)
Coulee Golf Bowl Tournament

at Onalaska, WI

Monday's Results

Boys 8-9 Score

T.R. Norris, Ettrick 50

Nickolaus Anderson, Ettrick 54

Noah Fredrickson, Onalaska 54

Sean Dee, Onalaska ... 

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TRGA Maple Grove Open scores (06/13/2007)
at West Salem, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Third Flight

Score

Nick Kleifgen, Wisconsin Rapids 38-45-- 83

Monte Jacobson, West Salem 38-46-- 84

Ray Serres, Onalaska 43-44-- 87

 ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club Trap League Results (06/10/2007)
Week 4

Score Team

933 Neumann Oil

925 Kwik Trip

917 The Stock Shop

915 Merk Bros.

887 Mainstream

882 M & M Lawn And Leisure

878 Lone Pine Gun Shop

877 Sugarloaf Apartments

861 Kn ... 

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TRGA Cedar Valley Open (06/06/2007)

Cedar Valley Golf Course

at Winona, MN

Sunday's Results

Women's Championship Flight

Score

Linda Mills, Onalaska

44-40--84

Terry Thomas, La Crosse

44-45--89

Tina Francis, Tomah

42-49--91  ... 

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TRGA Forest Hills Open (05/30/2007)
Forest Hills Golf Course

at La Crosse, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Fifth Flight

Timothy Hoch, La Crosse* 49-46--95

Robert McLoone, La Crosse 47-48--95

John Frei, Onalaska

47-49--96

Rob ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club trap league results (05/27/2007)
May 21, 2007

Week 3

Score Team

710 Neumann Oil

696 Kwik Trip

693 Merk Bros.

686 The Stock Shop

671 Mainstream

667 M & M Lawn And Leisure

665 Sugarloaf Apartments

664 Lone Pine  ... 

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TRGA Viroqua Hills Open (05/23/2007)
Viroqua Hills Country Club

at Viroqua, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Championship Flight

Score

Paul Williamson, Holmen

39-35-74

John Freismuth, Onalaska

42-33-75

Steve Kessler, Neillsville

39- ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club trap league results (05/23/2007)
Week 2

May 14, 2007

SCORE TEAM

472 NEUMANN OIL

462 MERK BROS.

460 KWIK TRIP

456 THE STOCK SHOP

451 M & M LAWN AND LEISURE

446 LONE PINE GUN SHOP

444 SUGARLOAF APARTMENTS

436 KNITCRA ... 

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Winona Chiefs 2007 schedule (05/20/2007)
Sat 5/19 1:00 Plainview, MN. Plainview Bucks

Sun 5/20 2:00 Wanamingo, MN. Wanamingo Jacks

Wed 5/23 7:30 Gabrych Park St. Charles Sting

Fri 5/25 7:30 Gabrych Park LaCresent Cardinals

Sat 5/26 1:00  ... 

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SMU youth baseball league meeting Sunday (05/16/2007)
The Saint Mary's University Youth Baseball League is designed to help players enhance their abilities through proper instruction, supervision, and practicing fundamental skills. The league will run Mo ... 

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WAPS summer sports camps (05/16/2007)
Call Community Education at: (507) 494-0900 or visit our website at: www.winona.k12.mn.us for more information and to register for any of these camps.

VOLLEYBALL CAMPS:

Dates: 6/11/2007 - 6/14/20 ... 

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Park rec activities (05/13/2007)
YOUTH AND ADULT TENNIS

Youth tennis program consists of different age and ability levels, ages 6 and above. Adult tennis program has Beginner and Intermediate/Advanced levels running June 12-July 5, ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club trap league results (05/13/2007)
May 7, 2007

SCORE TEAM

238 NEUMANN OIL

234 MERK BROS.

229 KWIK TRIP

228 LONE PINE GUN SHOP

225 THE STOCK SHOP

223 M & M LAWN AND LEISURE

221 SUGARLOAF APARTMENTS

219 SHARP SHOP

215 ... 

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TRGA open Trempealeau, Sunday’s Results (05/09/2007)
Men's Third Flight Tim Peterson, West Salem 38-43-- 81

Brian Kromke, Holmen 41-42-- 83

Cary Miller, Onalaska 42-41-- 83

Derek Canady, La Crosse 40-43-- 83

Daron Schmitz, Onalaska 43-41-- 84  ... 

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Sparklers registration Saturday (05/02/2007)

The Winona WinStars will be holding registration for the Sparklers program May 5th from 9-11 am and May 9th from 6-8pm at Central U nited Methodist church. This program is for young girls who will  ... 

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Winona Archers events (04/25/2007)
Club shoot April 29th. Archery League starts on May 2nd. This is open to anyone who joins our club. The membership cost is $20 per person or $25 per family (must volunteer to work for 4 hrs per yea ... 

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Winona Figure Skating Club results (04/11/2007)

Seventeen members of the Winona Figure Skating Club competed at the Hiawathaland Skating Competition in Rochester, MN on February 9-11, 2007. ,Thirty-four figure skating clubs participated in the  ... 

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Youth Wrestling Club results (04/04/2007)
On Friday, March 9, 2007, the following wrestlers from the Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club competed in the N.Y.W.A. ( Northland Youth Wrestling Association) District Tournament which was held in Plai ... 

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Park and recreation activities (04/01/2007)
STARTING APRIL 2, 2007--SOFTBALL FIELDS REGISTRATION CAN BE MADE-BARRING BAD WEATHER

Fields can be reserved for 1 1/2 hours during the week (6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.) and two hours on the weekends (6-8 a. ... 

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Park Rec standings (04/01/2007)
The Park Rec final standings are as follow:

Men's Volleyball

Division I

Gabby's* 19 5

Schniepps** 19 5

WSU Men's Vball 12 12

J-Crew 5 19

Eagles Sixxpakers 5 19

Division II

Dan's Dugout* 20 10 ... 

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Minnesota Men’s State Bowling Tournament (03/28/2007)
TEAM EVENT

(At Winona Bowl)

DIVISION 1

1. Michael's Trucking, Montgomery 3,630

2. Hutch Pro-Auto 1, Glencoe 3,543

3. Kendall Lumber, Winona 3,546

4. Pepsi One, Rochester 3,501

5. Mirage Sports ... 

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Youth Wrestling Club results (03/28/2007)
On Friday, February 9, 2007, wrestlers from the Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club traveled to the Houston, Mn. youth wrestling tournament. These wrestlers competed in this tournament and recieved these ... 

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Minnesota Men’s State Bowling Tournament (03/21/2007)
TEAM EVENT (At Winona Bowl)

DIVISION 1

1. Michael's Trucking, Montgomery 3,630

2. Hutch Pro-Auto 1, Glencoe 3,543

3. Pepsi One, Rochester 3,501

4. Mirage Sports Bar, La Crosse, Wis. 3,483

5 ... 

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Park Rec standings (03/21/2007)
The Park Rec standings for the week of March 16, are as follow:

Men's Basketball

Division I W L

Schniepps M.C.* 9 1

Mulligan's** 7 3

Winona Sandwich Co. 6 4

The 4 Mile Hoopers 4 6

Miller Scrap ... 

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SMU hosts SwimAmerica swimming lessons (03/21/2007)
School-aged children (ages 5 and older) are invited to take swimming lessons this spring at Saint Mary's University through SwimAmerica, a national learn-to-swim program operated by the American Swimm ... 

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Bowling Scores (03/18/2007)
By -- Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

Dan's Dugout 63 28

RTP 61 30

Anytime Nails 51 40

Gernes Construction 48 43

Winona Bowl 46 45

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 43 48

Paul Doran Ins. 26 65

Brown C ... 

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Goodview Sandlot Baseball pre-registration meeting (03/18/2007)
The Goodview Sandlot Baseball association is having its pre-registration meeting on Sunday March 25th at the Target Center on the Winona Cotter Campus. This meeting is scheduled to run from 6-6:30 fo ... 

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Park Rec activities (03/18/2007)
ADULT SOFTBALL ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING FOR WOMEN'S, CO-REC. AND MEN'S LEAGUES-

Registration for all adult softball teams is now closed, but please remember to attend the mandatory organizational meeti ... 

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The Bowling Report (03/18/2007)
By -- The list of women bowlers in Winona that have averaged 200 or better for a year is pretty short.

You have the four so-called big guns -- Mandi Steffes, Keri Prigge, Krystal Dorman and Diane Marley. L ... 

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WBA Men’s City Tournament prize list (03/18/2007)
TEAM EVENT

1. RTP Co., Legion, Winona Bowl 3,685 $200.00

2. Team Z's, Men's, Winona Bowl 3,642 $180.00

3. Tom's Lock Service, City, Winona Bowl 3,582 $160.00

4. Chula Vista, American, Westgate  ... 

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Winona boxers compete in Golden Gloves action (03/18/2007)
Justice Pomeroy improved his record to 2-0 with an impressive performance over Alan Lutz of the St. Croix Boxing Club. Pomeroy boxes at 103 pounds, and shows great potential for future bouts.

Jake Wa ... 

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Park Rec standings (03/07/2007)
The Park Rec standings for the week of March 2, are as follow:

Men's Basketball

Division I W L

Schniepps M.C.* 9 1

Mulligan's 7 3

Winona Sandwich Co. 6 4

The 4 Mile Hoopers 4 6

Miller Scrap 3  ... 

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Bowling Scores (03/04/2007)
Winona Bowl

MEN'S LEAGUE

Team W L Points

PJ's Plumbing 55 15

Team's Z's 43 27

Doran Insurance 34 36

Performance Marine 27 43

Security Plus 27 43

King Koin 24 46

High game: Matt Wise, Perfo ... 

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Local kid’s essay in USA Today (03/04/2007)
By Cynthya Porter -- Jacob Timm knows a lot about being a good sport.

After all, the St. Stan's fourth grader plays football, basketball and baseball as well as wrestles, and although sometimes he won and sometimes he l ... 

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The Bowling Report (03/04/2007)
By -- Christine Szulczewski can probably count on one hand the number of national honor counts she's rolled in her young bowling career.

Prior to Monday night, it had been almost two years since her last 6 ... 

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WINFINS place fourth at meet (03/04/2007)
On Saturday, February 24th, the Winona YMCA WINFINS participated in the State YMCA swim meet at the University of Minnesota. Winona placed fourth out of twenty-two teams. The Winfins were awarded th ... 

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Minnesota Men’s State Bowling Tournament (02/28/2007)
TEAM EVENT (At Winona Bowl)

DIVISION 1

1. Hutch Pro-Auto 1, Glencoe 3,543

2. Mirage Sports Bar, La Crosse, Wis. 3,483

3. MN Bowling.com, Brooklyn Park 3,476

4. Huikko Plumbing, Maple Lake 3 ... 

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Park Rec standings (02/28/2007)
The Park Rec standings for the week of February 23, are as follow:

Men's Basketball

Division I W L

Schniepps M.C.* 9 1

Mulligan's 7 3

Winona Sandwich Co. 6 4

The 4 Mile Hoopers 4 6

Miller Scra ... 

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Minnesota City Youth baseball registration March 12 (02/25/2007)
At the Town Hall in Minn. City

We are looking for a few kids at each of the following age groups:

8 and Under from 6:00 to 6:30 (need to be 7 on June 1st)

10 and Under from 6:00 to 6:30

12 and Und ... 

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The Bowling Report (02/25/2007)
By -- The Winona Women's Bowling Association welcomed its newest member to its Hall of Fame Saturday night at the annual WWBA banquet as Loreta Kiger became the first Rushford bowler to be inducted.

Along  ... 

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Bowling Scores (02/24/2007)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

RTP 49 21

Dan's Dugout 46 24

Anytime Nails 40 30

Winona Bowl 34 36

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 34 36

Gernes Construction 34 36

Paul Doran Ins. 24 46

Brown  ... 

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Park Rec standings (02/21/2007)
The Park Rec standings for the week of February 16, are as follow:

Men's Basketball

Division I W L

Mulligan's 8 2

Schniepps M.C. 7 3

Winona Sandwich Co. 6 4

The 4 Mile Hoopers 4 6

Miller Scrap ... 

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Winona gymnasts are champs again (02/21/2007)
Winona gymnasts are Big 9 champions for the sixth consecutive year. Earning Big 9 awards were:

Vault: 3rd, Aixa Evenson; 4th, Lexi Burnikel; 7th, Hannah Stoltman; 8th, Kelsey Boigenzahn; 9th, Erin Bu ... 

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Wrestlers back to the mat (02/18/2007)
By Cynthya Porter -- After an eight-day suspension that was the first of its kind in Minnesota, wrestling has resumed across the state and teams are scrambling to make up for lost time.

Minnesota State High School League ... 

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Park and recreation news (02/07/2007)
ADULT SOFTBALL REGISTRATION NOW OPEN-MEN'S, WOMEN'S, AND CO-REC.

Informal letters have been sent out to all of last year's managers of the adult softball teams. If you were a manager last year and d ... 

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Park Rec standings (02/07/2007)
The Park Rec standings for the week of February 2, are as follow:

Men's Basketball

Division I W L

Mulligan's 7 1

Schniepps M.C. 6 2

Winona Sandwich Co. 6 2

The 4 Mile Hoopers 3 5

Brothers/Ware ... 

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River City Dynamos results (02/07/2007)
The River City Dynamos Team 2 from Kidsport Gymnastics Academy competed at the Red Wing Invitational on February 4th. Team 2 placed fourth in the upper division with a score of 95.15. Listed below a ... 

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Well, it’s over
What should we do?
(02/07/2007)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, it seems like only yesterday we awaited the exhibition season with bated breath. Now, the Super Bowl is behind us, and there will be nothing worth reading about in the sports pages until th ... 

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Winfins to go to state (02/06/2007)
On Saturday, February 3, the Winona YMCA WINFINS participated in the Southwest Minnesota Section Swim Meet, bringing home 32 first place ribbons, 24 seconds and 23 thirds.

Competing teams included  ... 

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Bowling Scores (02/04/2007)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

RTP 38 11

Dan's Dugout 32 17

Winona Bowl 31 18

Anytime Nails 23 26

Gernes Construction 22 27

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 22 27

Paul Doran Ins. 15 37

Brown ... 

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The Bowling Report (02/04/2007)
By -- On paper, it appears that Mandi Steffes has regained that magic touch that made her the high women's average bowler in Winona the past two years.

But looks can be deceiving.

Monday night, Steffes to ... 

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Bowling Scores (01/28/2007)
Winona Bowl

Team W L Points

RTP 33 9

Winona Bowl 27 15

Dan's Dugout 25 17

Gernes Construction 22 20

Anytime Nails 21 21

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 17 25

Paul Doran Ins. 12 30

Brown Construction ... 

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Park and recreation news (01/28/2007)
STATE ALLOCATIONS FOR MEN'S ADULT BASKETBALL

We have received the 2006-07 MSF Men's Adult State Basketball allocations for our Winona Leagues. Letters have been sent to all mangers giving them speci ... 

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The Bowling Report (01/28/2007)
by Jim Kohner

The debate will probably go on for years, but as of right now, it's pretty much a dead issue.

At the start of every shift for the team event of the Winona Bowling Association City To ... 

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Walther fights in St. Paul ‘Golden Gloves’ matches (01/28/2007)
In amateur boxing in Minnesota, Winona's Jake Walther, 16, defeated Roger Aldrete of Rochester this past December. Also in St. Paul this past weekend, Walther dropped a close decision to Winnipeg, Can ... 

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CHS celebrates basketball victories Feb. 3 (01/24/2007)
Cotter High School will celebrate the 70th, 30th and 25th anniversaries of the State Championships won by the 1937, 1977 and 1982 Boys Basketball teams on February 3rd at the Barb Bischel Gymnasium, 3 ... 

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River City Dynamos Gymnastics (01/24/2007)
The River City Dynamos from Kidsport Gymnastics Academy competed at Gustavus Adolphus College on Sunday at the Triple Crown Invitational. Team 1 finished second in the upper division with a score of  ... 

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Things were looking bleak...
and then Mike Tomlin left
(01/24/2007)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, things were looking bleak and then Pittsburgh went and hired away Mike Tomlin. Now what? Tomlin showed a great deal of promise, but his defense had a long way to go. Who will the Purple get ... 

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WBA Men’s City Tournament results (01/24/2007)
Team Event

(Final)

1. RTP, Legion, Winona Bowl 3,685

2. Team Z's, Men's, Winona Bowl 3,642

3. Tom's Lock Service, City, Winona Bowl 3,582

4. Chula Vista, American, Westgate 3,576

5. Chart ... 

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WWBA City Tournament results (01/24/2007)
SINGLES

(Final)

DIVISION 1

1. Kassi Kluzik 755

2. Sue Yeoman 717

3. April Lehnertz 704

(tie) Larson, Beth 704

5. Esther Bescup 676

6. Wendy Pec ... 

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YMCA 4th grade boys Runnin’ Rebels highlights (01/24/2007)
The Winona YMCA 4th Grade Runnin' Rebels started off their season on January 13th by bringing home 3rd place in the G-E-T tournament. They started the tournament by defeating Westby, 35-12 (Leading sc ... 

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Park Rec standings (01/17/2007)
The Park Rec standings for the week of January 12, are as follow:

Men's Basketball

Division I W L

Mulligan's 4 1

Schniepps M.C. 4 1

Winona Sandwich Co. 3 2

The 4 Mile Hoopers 2 3

Brothers/Ware ... 

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Smith, Dungy a match made in heaven
...but don’t bet against B&B
(01/17/2007)
Well fans, I have discovered a way to transform the Vikings franchise overnight, from an increasingly confused and bedraggled loser to perennial winner. All Zygi Wilf has to do is hire Bill Belichick  ... 

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SMU baseball/softball camp Feb. 4-March 4 (01/17/2007)
Saint Mary's University will host a 2007 baseball/softball pre-season skills camp for boys and girls in grades eight through 12 on Sundays between Feb. 4 and March 4.

Girls fastpitch softball partici ... 

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WBA Men’s City Tournament results (01/17/2007)
Team Event

1. RTP, Legion, Winona Bowl 3,685

2. Teams Z's, Men's, Winona Bowl 3,642

3. Tom's Lock Service, City, Winona Bowl 3,582

4. Chula Vista, American, Westgate 3,576

5. Ch ... 

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WWBA City Tournament results (01/17/2007)
TEAM EVENT

(Final standings)

Division 1

1. Herff Jones 3,141

2. Winona Bowl Lounge 3,128

3. Wellington's 3,114

4. Dan's Dugout 3,105

(tie) De Spare  ... 

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Bowling Scores (01/14/2007)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

RTP 21 7

Dan's Dugout 18 10

Winona Bowl 18 10

Anytime Nails 12 16

Paul Doran Ins. 12 16

Gernes Construction 12 16

Brown Construction 11 17

Winona Bo ... 

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Park and recreation news (01/14/2007)
ADULT MEN'S & WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS

Only individuals listed on your official roster will be allowed to participate. Men's/Women's Volleyball league official rosters need to be turned i ... 

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The Bowling Report (01/14/2007)
By -- For 30 years I've been taking part in bowling leagues.

I started my first year out of high school in 1976 at Kobi Lanes (which is now Winona Bowl). I tried over the years for big scores at Westgate B ... 

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VIKING VIEW: Vikings make watching paint drying seem exciting (01/10/2007)
By Patrick Marek -- It's unseasonably warm in the upper midwest. There's no ice on the lakes, golfers are shining up their clubs, and it's easy to imagine the crocuses pushing their way up through the sun drenched soil. ... 

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Bowling Scores (01/07/2007)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

RTP 14 7

Winona Bowl 13 8

Dan's Dugout 13 8

Anytime Nails 12 9

Brown Construction 11 10

Paul Doran Ins. 10 11

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 6 15

Gernes Cons ... 

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Park Rec standings (01/07/2007)
The Park Rec standings for the week of January 5, are as follow:

Men's Basketball

Division I W L

Mulligan's 4 0

Schniepps M.C. 3 1

Winona Sandwich Co. 2 2

Brothers/Warehouse L. 1 3

The 4 Mile H ... 

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The Bowling Report (01/07/2007)
By -- It wasn't that long ago, the 2001-02 season to be exact, that Seth Bonow was the king of the hill in bowling in Winona. That's the year he posted a 235.9 average at Westgate Bowl. At the time, it was  ... 

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It is a Happy New Year for Cheeseheads (01/03/2007)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers treated the faithful to a great evening of entertainment New Year's Eve by thoroughly routing the Chicago Bears by a score of 26 - 7. The emotional win was the fourth in a row f ... 

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On to the draft...
at least they didn’t blow that!
(01/03/2007)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Vikings listless laydown before the 7-8 Rams was a suitable finish to their perfectly horrible season, dousing the last glimmer of optimism fans of the Purple could take into next year  ... 

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Bowling Scores (12/31/2006)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

Anytime Nails 9 5

RTP 9 5

Winona Bowl 9 5

Dan's Dugout 8 6

Paul Doran Ins. 5 2

Brown Construction 5 2

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 4 10

Gernes Construction 0 ... 

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The Bowling Report (12/31/2006)
By -- I've never been known as a fearless forecaster, but I'm going to try my hand at it this week.

Trying to select the champions in the Winona Bowling Association Men's City Tournament and Winona Women's ... 

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WWBA City Tournament schedule (12/31/2006)
TEAM EVENT

Saturday, Jan. 13

Noon shift

3. Doran Insurance Agency

4. Hardt's Music

5. Home Federal

6. Midtown Foods

7. Tibesar Appraisals

8. Westgate Bowl 1

9. Associated Bank

10. Hammell Eq ... 

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Park and recreation news (12/27/2006)
ADULT BASKETBALL MANAGERS WHO MISSED THE ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

We held the organizational meeting on December 19th for all the Adult Men's & Women's Volleyball Leagues. Those managers who were not  ... 

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Start Bollinger next week...provided his shoulder still hurts (12/27/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, somewhere at home there is a sheet of paper with copious notes from last Thursday's disgusting spectacle of Viking impotence. This piece will be written without the benefit of any reference ... 

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Sweeping the Queens (12/27/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers put a great big present under the tree for Cheeseheads this year by prevailing over the Minnesota Vikings on a rare Thursday night engagement at Lambeau by a score of 9 - 7. The ... 

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So now we get a look at Jackson...
hopefully not getting himself killed
(12/20/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, it would appear that what the Vikings showed us last week was not flashes of brilliance or even, necessarily, improvement. It is just that the Lions are so much worse than the rest of the l ... 

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Ugly Wins Still Count (12/20/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers' fate on the fabled frozen tundra thus far this year has been down right awful. Thankfully, the Detroit Lions were scheduled this week... a welcome tonic, indeed. The Lions, ha ... 

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Nice Rebound for Coach Mike McCarthy (12/13/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Mike McCarthy's return to San Francisco, where he was the 49ers offensive coordinator last year, was a sweet one, as his 2006 Packers rebounded nicely from last week's debacle and soundly defeated the ... 

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Vikes still in the hunt
could they really
(12/13/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, now that their ‘06 season is down to its last few tight swirls, the Vikes show us flashes of brilliance. At least they keep us guessing. Who would have believed that Artose Pinner cou ... 

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Bowling Scores (12/10/2006)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points

RTP 72 27

Anytime Nails 63 35

Dan's Dugout 58 40

Winona Bowl 48 50

Gernes Construction 43 55

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 41 57

Paul Doran Ins. 40 58

Brown Co ... 

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Project COMPASS names bowling champions (12/10/2006)
Congratulations to Steve Laska and Darlene Schwartz on their accomplishments in bowling. Both Steve and Darlene received trophies for their excellent bowling skills in the WAPS Community Education's ... 

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The Bowling Report (12/10/2006)
By -- For some, tossing a 300 game is the ultimate high in bowling.

For Brian Fakler, it's become a monthly ritual so far this year.

In the first three months of the 2006-07 season, the Winona Bowl owner  ... 

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Another Stinker in Lambeau (12/06/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers turned in two really stinky performances thus far in 2006, having been shutout by the Bears and the Patriots at Lambeau. When the New York Jets invaded Lambeau Sunday few expecte ... 

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Vikes find many ways to lose...playing together (12/06/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, it was obvious fairly early on that many of those wearing purple pants down at Soldiers Field didn't really want to be there. They looked like they were expecting a spanking and just wanted ... 

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Bowling Scores (12/03/2006)
WINONA BOWL

HIGH LIFE

High game: Brice Yungerberg, Long Johns, 264; High series: Brice Yungerberg, Long Johns, 652; High team game: Crack of Dawn 682; High team series: Crack of Dawn 1,869; Brice Y ... 

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Park and recreation news (12/03/2006)
ADULT BASKETBALL RULE OF THE WEEK-PLAYERS

Players you may only play or be on one roster throughout our Basketball leagues. Players must be at least eighteen years old and/or out of high school. Pen ... 

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Park Rec standings (12/03/2006)
The Park Rec standings for the week of December 1, are as follow:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Engel Law Office** 22 2

Midtown Foods 18 6

Semling Seamless Gut. 13 11

Eagles Sixxpakers 4 20

 ... 

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The Bowling Report (12/03/2006)
By -- Back on April 9, 2003, Keri Prigge joined a very exclusive club of women bowlers in Winona.

On that night at Westgate Bowl, Prigge became just the third bowler ever to roll a 300 game in the Winona W ... 

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Packer Partisan: Snowflakes, Seahawks and the Officials too much for Packers (11/29/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Last week's shellacking by the New England Patriots left Cheeseheads wondering how the Pack would respond against the Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football. In a rare November snowstorm in Seattl ... 

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Viking View: Vikes seem improved
or perhaps Cards were especially bad
(11/29/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Vikes got the victory, but they didn't make it easy on their followers, with Chester Taylor's fourth quarter fumble down on the Cardinals' goal line and resultant 14 point swing. Cheste ... 

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Bowling Scores (11/26/2006)
Winona Bowl

LAMPLIGHTERS

Team W L Points

GQ 54 30

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 47 35

Dan's Dugout 47 37

Quali-Tee 44 40

Bob Brink 29 55

Borkowski 29 55

600's: Wendy Fakler 200-208-227 = 635; Kryst ... 

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Park Rec standings (11/26/2006)
The Park Rec standings for the week of November 24, are as follow:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Engel Law Office* 22 2

Midtown Foods 18 6

Semling Seamless Gut. 13 11

Eagles Sixxpakers 4 20

 ... 

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The Bowling Report (11/26/2006)
By -- In her sixth and final year as coach of the Winona/Winona Cotter/Lewiston high school bowling team, Roxy Kohner is finally going to state.

Over the years, Kohner and her teams have had their share of ... 

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The Bowling Report (11/19/2006)
By -- The pins were falling at a rapid (and almost record) pace Tuesday night in the American League at Westgate Bowl.

Three bowlers turned in honor counts of 760 or better, but even more impressive was th ... 

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PACKER PARTISAN: Young Packers Prevail in the Humpty Dump (11/15/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The 5-point underdog Packers charged fearlessly into Minneapolis Sunday and came away with a well-deserved 23 - 17 win over the floundering Vikings. The Packers out hustled, outplayed and made fewer  ... 

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VIKING VIEW: Vikes season slip sliding away
looking worse each Sunday
(11/15/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the difference in Sunday's miserable bow to the Cheeseheads was that Brett Favre had all the time in the world to pick out his receivers, and Brad Johnson got chased all over the field and  ... 

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Lindsey Fratzke takes 1st place at cross country championships (11/08/2006)
The others did a fine job as well competing with 30 or more kids in each division at the Lutheran State Cross Country Meet held on Friday, October 13, at Concordia Academy-Bloomington:

10th Jamie Wo ... 

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SMU offers free tennis lessons (11/08/2006)
The public is invited to a free tennis clinic, sponsored by the Saint Mary's University men's and women's tennis teams and the SMU Tennis Center, on Saturday, Nov. 11.

Participants interested in rece ... 

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Turnovers Topple Packers (11/08/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers turned out to be their worst enemy Sunday as the Pack lost to the Buffalo Bills by a score of 24 - 10. Four turnovers made the difference in this game, which was otherwise domin ... 

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VIKING VIEW: Vikes offense to improve miraculously
when elephants fly
(11/08/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the most quotable of the Vikings this week was Matt Birk, who observed, after the offense supposedly got over the hump against Seattle, that it turned out there was yet another hump on the  ... 

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Bowling Scores (11/05/2006)
Winona Bowl

BLUE RIBBON

W L

Qualitee Screen Print 42 21

Severson Oilers 40 23

Dan's One More 40 23

Big Dogs 40 23

Winona Bowl P.S. 36 27

Malewicki Cement 35 28

Winona Bowl Lounge 33 30

Ye ... 

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Park and recreation news (11/05/2006)
LAST CHANCE--MEN'S & WOMEN'S ADULT BASKETBALL REGISTRATION

Team registration is now being taken at the Park & Recreation Office for Men's and Women's Basketball. The deadline for this registration i ... 

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Park Rec standings (11/05/2006)
The Park Rec standings for the week of November 3, are as follow:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Engel Law Office 20 1

Midtown Foods 15 3

Semling Seamless Gut. 9 9

Eagles Sixxpakers 3 18

Mank ... 

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The Bowling Report (11/05/2006)
By -- There appears to be no shortage of young talent that made the leap from junior leagues to adult leagues this year in Winona.

So far this year, three bowlers that made the move from Winona Bowl's Next ... 

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Bowling Scores (10/22/2006)
Winona Bowl

Team W L Points

Just Us Girls 41 15

Anytime Nails 39 17

Dan's Dugout 32 24

Gernes Construction 31 25

Winona Bowl 30 26

Winona Bowl Pro Sh. 22 34

Brown Construction 16 40

Paul D ... 

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The Bowling Report (10/22/2006)
By -- It had been a pretty quiet start to the 2006-07 bowling season for Jeff Hubbard.

Through the first month and a half, the usually steady Hubbard hadn't found his magical touch that always had him arou ... 

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Packer Partisan: Thoughts from the Bye Week (10/18/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads have had a miserable season thus far so it may come as a surprise to some non-believers that I actually missed turning on the tube and getting the radio hooked up to track the Pack last Su ... 

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Viking View: DĆ©jĆ  Vu All Over Again (10/18/2006)
By Patrick Marek -- I never thought I'd write the words again, but here they are. Denny Green should be fired immediately! After enjoying a rare and wonderful stress free weekend of bye-week football, I settled in to w ... 

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The Bowling Report (10/15/2006)
By -- Usually in this weekly column, I write about people who are putting up the big scores week after week on the local bowling front.

This week I decided to get off the beaten path a little bit and write ... 

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Fumbleitis and Leadership Problems Plague the Pack (10/11/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers had a good chance of giving Cheeseheads their first victory at legendary Lambeau field in 2006, but too many miscues frittered away the opportunities and the result was a disappo ... 

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Vikes defense best in years
Now what about that offense?
(10/11/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, what you saw last Sunday was a win by a team with a winning record, 3-2. Last year this bunch was 1-4 after five games and were blown out in three of those losses. Things could be worse, al ... 

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Bowling Scores (10/08/2006)
Winona Bowl

SPARKLERS

Team W L Points Just Us Girls 32 10

Anytime Nails 29 13

Dans Dug Out 23 19

Gernes Construction 22 20

Winona Bowl 20 22

Winona Bowl Pro Shop 20 22

Paul Doran Ins. 1 ... 

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Park rec events (10/08/2006)
SEMI PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS

The American Red Cross Learn to Swim program is an opportunity for swimmers of all ages and abilities to develop their swimming and water safety skills. These lessons are a ... 

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The Bowling Report (10/08/2006)
By -- The sixth edition of the Winona/La Crosse Bowling Challenge starts next Saturday in Winona.

For both the Winona men's and women's team, the opening day with be crucial. They both know the importance  ... 

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PACKER PARTISAN: Packers Fail to Answer the Bell in the 2nd Half (10/04/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Oddsmakers made the Philadelphia Eagles 11 _ point favorites to beat up the young Green Bay Packers Monday night, and they proved to be sage soothsayers. The Eagles #1 rated offense proved too much f ... 

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VIKING VIEW: Vikes developing definite tendencies
Mostly bad ones
(10/04/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, a quarter of the season has already gone by, and this Vikings team is displaying definite tendencies, most of them not so good. The worst of these is the penchant not only for penalties --  ... 

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Bowling Scores - Sept. 24, 2006 (09/24/2006)
Winona Bowl

BLUE RIBBON

W L

Excel Images 14 7

Winona Bowl 14 7

Severson Oilers 14 7

Polar Car Wash 12 9

Winona Bowl P.S. 12 9

Qualitee Screen Print 12 9

Anderson House 12 9

Dan's Dugout ... 

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Park and recreation news (09/24/2006)
CHANGES TO ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL ROSTERS

The deadline to turn in your rosters has now passed. Special Note: You may add or delete from your roster any time before October 2, 2006. After this date n ... 

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Park Rec standings (09/24/2006)
The Park Rec standings for the week of September 22, are as follow:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Engel Law Office 6 0

Midtown Foods 3 0

Semling Seamless Gut. 3 0

Eagles Sixxpakers 0 6

Manka ... 

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The Bowling Report - Sept. 24, 2006 (09/24/2006)
By -- There's another Fakler putting up some impressive bowling scores these days. And to the surprise of many, it's not Brian, Greg or Jeff, or even their father Gordie. This time it's Gwendolyn Fakler, Br ... 

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Warrior Club sports auction October 7 (09/24/2006)
People can expect something new at the Winona State University Warrior Club's annual Sports Auction being held Oct. 7 as part of WSU's Homecoming Weekend. The auction's location and start time are new ... 

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A good team would have smothered the Saints (09/20/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers lost their second game in as many starts Sunday when they fell victim to the New Orleans Saints by a score of 34 - 27. It was an entertaining game to watch, but it was also a ga ... 

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Vikes eke out win
even though Peppers
(09/20/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, I think the Vikes got their gift of the season early when Carolina's John Fox called the fourth quarter trick play and gave them the ball back. What could he have been thinking? Maybe he ho ... 

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Bowling Scores - Sept. 17, 2006 (09/17/2006)
WINONA BOWL

Blue Ribbon

Team W L

Excel Images 14 0

Polar Car Wash 10 4

Winona Bowl

Pro Sh. 10 4

Big Dogs 9 5

Lawrence Tran 9 5

Severson Oilers 9 5

Anderson House 7 7

Winona Bowl Lnge 8  ... 

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Bridges Golf Club opens to public in 2007 (09/17/2006)
Shareholders of Winona Golf & Dining, Inc. announced late Tuesday that The Bridges Golf Club will be open to the public in 2007. The golf course will close mid October for upgrades and renovations whi ... 

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The Bowling Report - Sept. 17, 2006 (09/17/2006)
By -- If something isn't broken, why fix it?

That's the question Rose Schultz and Keri Prigge asked themselves when it came to selecting this year's women's team for the sixth annual Winona/La Crosse Bowli ... 

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Packer Partisan: Ominous Opener for Coach McCarthy (09/13/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads got a taste Sunday of what might lie ahead for the 2006 Green Bay Packers and it wasn't pretty. The Chicago Bears showed why they are the preseason favorites to repeat as North division c ... 

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TRGA/Miller Lite 2-Day Championship - Results (09/13/2006)
Three Rivers Golf Association - www.trgagolf.com

La Crosse Country Club at Onalaska, WI - par 72

Saturday, Sept. 9th and Sunday, Sept. 10th, 2006 - Final Results

Men's Fifth Flight Total

 ... 

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VIKING VIEW: Vikes deliver rich, satisfying opening day win
Live for today
(09/13/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, when have we last seen such a wonderful road victory to open the season? It might have been the first year Dennis Green came to town, but I don't remember the details. Unfortunately, it loo ... 

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Ben & Adith Miller Golf Classic raises $150,000 for Patient Care Fund (09/10/2006)
Winona Health Foundation's Ben & Adith Miller Golf Classic to benefit the Ben & Adith Miller Patient Care Fund raised $150,000. The Miller Patient Care Fund is a unique community resource that helps  ... 

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Packer Partisan: Setting the bar for low expectations (09/06/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads witnessed the merciful end to the 2006 preseason last Friday afternoon when the Tennessee Titans outplayed the Pack to the point of embarrassment. The best that can be said of the 2006 pr ... 

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Viking View: ‘06 looking great
unless...
(09/06/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, we face a long wait until next Monday night before the endless football season commences once again. Hopefully, the Vikes performance against the Redskins will augur a long and enjoyable, r ... 

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TRGA/Miller Lite - Hiawatha Open (08/23/2006)
at Tomah, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Championship Flight Score

Jim Walkley, Jr.(P), Sparta 37-33-- 70

Ross Allen, Trempealeau 35-35-- 70

Andrew Seeman, Jr., (P) La Crosse ... 

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Park Rec standings - Aug. 20, 2006 (08/20/2006)
The Park Rec standings as of August 18, are as follow:

Men's Softball

Division I

Gabby's* 9 1

Schniepp's Bar & Grill 7 3

George's 5 5

UBC 4 6

Schyde's 3 7

Mankato Bar** 2 8

Division II

Dan's ... 

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Park Rec activities (07/30/2006)
ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL (SEVEN PERSON) REGISTRATION NOW OPEN UNTIL AUGUST 21, 2006

Fall is closing in fast and letters have been sent out regarding our adult touch football league to all previous year's ... 

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Park Rec standings (07/30/2006)
The Park Rec standings as of July 28, are as follow:

Men's Softball

Division I

Gabby's* 9 1

Schniepp's Bar & Grill 7 3

George's 5 5

UBC 4 6

Schyde's 3 7

Mankato Bar 2 8

Division II

Dan's Dug ... 

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Register now for Goodview Days tennis tournament (07/26/2006)
Tennis anyone? Registrations are now being taken for the 2006 Knitcraft Tennis Tournament held during Goodview Days, August 18 - 20th. Whether you are new to the game or a veteran player, the Knitcr ... 

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TRGA/Miller Lite: The Bridges Golf Club Open (07/26/2006)
TRGA/Miller Lite: The Bridges Golf Club Open

Winona, MN

Sunday's Results

Women's Championship Flight

Doris Killian, Fountain City 41-37--78

Julie Schroeder, Onalaska42-43--85

Women ... 

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Park Rec standings - July 14, 2006 (07/16/2006)
The Park Rec standings as of July 14, are as follow:

Men's Softball

Division I

Gabby's 7 1

Schniepp's Bar & Grill 6 2

George's 5 3

UBC 3 5

Schyde's 2 6

Mankato Bar 1 7

Division II

Dan's Dugo ... 

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TRGA Juniors Viroqua Hills Tournament (07/16/2006)
Viroqua, WI

Wednesday, July 12, 2006 Results

Boys 12-13 Score

Landon Vinger, Viola 42-39-- 81

Ben Cejka, Onalaska 44-43-- 87

Randall Burkhardt, Onalaska 49-39-- 88

Mitchell Voter,  ... 

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TRGA/Miller Lite Fox Hollow Open (07/12/2006)
TRGA/Miller Lite Open

Fox Hollow Golf Course

at La Crosse, WI

Sunday's Results

Men's Fifth Flight

Damian Bork, Holmen 42-44-- 86

Michael Slater, La Crosse 43-45-- 8 ... 

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Cotter bats are big and busy (06/18/2006)
By Brian P. Heilman -- The Winona Cotter Ramblers' diamond sports teams "” girls' softball and boys' baseball "” have recently wrapped up incredible seasons which resulted in two trips to the state tournament and one triump ... 

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The Chiefs are reborn
Al Smith rejuvenates the legend
(06/07/2006)
By Brian P. Heilman -- In the fifties, the Winona Chiefs were boss.

With relatively little else to do in pre-television Winona, residents flocked to Gabrych Park in droves to see the exploits of their favorite hometown and ... 

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BK 5K race set for June 17 (05/24/2006)
The BK 5K, which has merged with the Steamboat Stumble, is a 6th annual 5 kilometer road race and walk contested to honor Bob Kierlin, founder of Fastenal Company and lifelong supporter of youth progr ... 

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TRGA/Miller Lite Viroqua Hills Open Sunday’s Results (05/24/2006)
Men's Third Flight

Ray Serres, Onalaska 40-39-- 79 Joe Jacques, Sparta 46-40-- 86 Thomas Grapes, La Crosse 49-37-- 86 Scott Hackworth, Onalaska 47-39-- 86 Monte Jacobson, West Salem 47-41-- 88 Bob Lu ... 

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Westfield Golf Club Winners for May 19th: (05/24/2006)
Winning Foursome - Sharon/Cliff Koxlien-Marilyn/Henry Hanson

Men Low Net - Cliff Koxlien and Joe Sabo-36

Women Low Net - Sharon Koxlien-36

Men Low Putts - Henry Hansen - 16

Women Low Putts - Mari ... 

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Dave Mertes to be inducted into WSHS Atheletic Hall of Fame (05/14/2006)
By -- This is the third in a series of articles on the four athletes that will be inducted into the Winona Senior High School Athletic Hall of Fame on May 21.

Dave Mertes called himself "an averag ... 

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Park Rec standings (05/14/2006)
The Park Rec standings as of May 12, are as follow:

Men's Softball

Division IV

Charlies D&D 2 0

Winona Air Freight I 2 0

RTP 1 1

Boomer's Quality Plbg. 1 1

Rivercity Mfg. 0 1

Winona Air Freigh ... 

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Prigge honored (05/14/2006)
Joshua Prigge, National Association for Sport & Physical Education, NSIC All-Academic - Football, was honored by Concordia University, St. Paul for academic achievement and leadership. Students will b ... 

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Ally golf tournament - 9 holes only $10 (05/07/2006)
Registration for the Alliance for Youth Foundation (ALLY) Youth Golf Tournament is under way. The tournament is Monday, June 5, at Cedar Valley Golf Course and is a four person scramble event. The ev ... 

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Winona Sportsmen’s Club standings (05/07/2006)
The Winona Sportsmen's Club Monday Night Trap League standings for Week #2 are as follow:

The Stock Shop 468

Country Insurance 463

Neumann Oil Co. 458

Merk Bros. 456

Sugar Loaf Apts. 446

Kwi ... 

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WSHS Athletic Hall of Fame: Frani Loftness Knowles (05/07/2006)
By -- For those who live by the saying "wait until next year,"¯ please listen to what Frani (Loftness) Knowles has to say.

"One thing I've passed on to several of my patient-athletes is never say you're go ... 

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Hoialmen to be inducted into WSHS Hall of Fame
Standout wrestler, cross-country runner
(04/30/2006)
By -- First in a series of four articles about inductees into the Winona Senior High School Athletic Hall of Fame on May 21

The work ethic and determination that made Joe Hoialmen a success on the ... 

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Packer Partisan: 2006 NFL draft approaches (04/26/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads can't wait until the bitter taste of the 2005 season is forever washed down their throats. The best place to ensure that 2005 does not repeat is via the draft, so Ted Thompson and company ... 

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The Alliance for Youth Foundation golf tourney set for June 5 (04/26/2006)
The Alliance for Youth Foundation (ALLY) announces the foundation's 14th Annual Golf Tournament to be held Monday, June 5, at Cedar Valley Golf Course. The golf tournament is the annual fundraiser for ... 

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Viking Views: Vikes to choose QB, LB, and ? with first three picks? (04/26/2006)
Well fans, draft day will soon be upon us, and with five picks in the first three rounds, there will be much for MInnesota fans to watch, for better or worse. Despite expending numerous high picks on, ... 

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Boys and Girls Summer Volleyball and Football camps (04/23/2006)
2006 Boys' & Girls' Summer Volleyball Camp, Monday, June 5 - Thursday, June 8 at Winona Senior High School.

Athletes ENTERING Grades 1st - 4th 7:45 AM - 9:15 AM

Athletes ENTERING Grades 5th - 8th  ... 

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Bowling Scores - 4/9/06 (04/09/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

Fortress Bank 57 48

Winona Lighting 54 51

American Family 53 52

Tom's Lock Service 52 53

Joe's Barber Shop 50 55

Boelter's 49 56

High game: Brent Gora, American Fam ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report - 4/9/06 (04/09/2006)
By -- The future for bowling in Winona appears very strong.

A large number of Winona youth bowlers participated in the Southeast District Tournament of the Pepsi USBC Youth Bowling Championships, which wer ... 

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Join the parade and reception Saturday, April 8, honoring the WSU NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball National Champions (04/05/2006)
All Winonans are invited to a celebratory parade and reception this Saturday, April 8, honoring the Winona State Warriors Men's Basketball team's recent national championship.

The parade will begin a ... 

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(04/02/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

Fortress Bank 57 41

Tom's Lock Service 50 47

American Family 48 50

Boelter's 47 51

Winona Lighting 47 51

Joe's Barber Shop 45 53

High game: Aaron Sptizer, 268; High ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (04/02/2006)
by Jim Kohner

While the bowling season may be winding down for most bowlers, it appears to be heating up for Dale Bartelson.

The busy month started off when he won a singles tournament in Indepen ... 

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Rushford-Peterson Trojans take State Championship (03/29/2006)
By Brian P. Heilman -- Last year, the Rushford-Peterson boys' basketball team gave up a late lead and lost a heartbreaking state title game by three points.

One year later, the R-P Trojans found themselves in the same plac ... 

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Warriors Division II NCAA Champs honored April 8 (03/29/2006)
By Brian P. Heilman -- No more magic tricks.

No more nail-biting suspense.

No more against-all-odds last-minute miracles.

More, more, more joy.

In the single most important basketball game in Winona history, the Winona  ... 

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WSU is in the nation’s spotlight as Warriors wow (03/26/2006)
By Brian P. Heilman -- They packed into Mulligan's, Bub's, Bruski's and innumerable other local bars.

They frantically signed up for 21-hour rides on fan buses.

They took sick days, vacation days, paid leave days or I'm-j ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report - 3/19/06 (03/19/2006)
By -- Mandi Steffes and Keri Prigge have been locked in a battle for the high women's average in Winona the entire season.

With three weeks to go, Prigge owns a slim advantage with an average just under 21 ... 

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WSU Warriors off to NCAA quarterfinals
Game to be played Wednesday in Springfield, Mass.
(03/19/2006)
By Brian P. Heilman -- Whoever said that the term "March Madness"¯ applies only to Division One men's basketball has obviously never seen David ‘The Legend of"¯ Zellmann hit countless three-pointers while knocked viol ... 

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Youth Wrestling results (03/15/2006)
On Friday, February 17, 2006, the following wrestlers from the Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club competed in the Dover/Eyota youth wrestling tournament, which was held in Eyota, Mn. These wrestlers rec ... 

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Bowling Scores - 3/12/06 (03/12/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

Joe's Barber Shop 41 29

Fortress Bank 40 30

Winona Lighting 35 35

Tom's Lock Service 34 36

American Family 31 39

Boelter's 29 41

High game: James Prenot, Tom's Lock ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report - 3/12/06 (03/12/2006)
By -- Julie Moldenhauer is quietly having the best year of her bowling career. For the most part, however, it's going unnoticed.

You see, it seems that every time Moldenhauer tosses a big score, either som ... 

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Are you ready for some football?
First tryouts for Rough Riders March 18
(03/09/2006)
By Brian P. Heilman -- The newly-named Winona/La Crosse Rough Riders semi-pro football team wants YOU to join their gridiron ranks.

The Winona-based club, which has been competing in the Mid-America Football League (MFL) f ... 

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Youth wrestling tournaments held (03/09/2006)
On Saturday, February 11, 2006, the Zumbrota/Mazeppa school district held a youth team wrestling tourament in Zumbrota, Mn. A team consists of 15 wrestlers who cover weights from #45 - #125 pounds and ... 

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(03/06/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

Joe's Barber Shop 41 29

Fortress Bank 40 30

Winona Lighting 35 35

Tom's Lock Service 34 36

American Family 31 39

Boelter's 29 41

High game: James Prenot, Tom's Lock ... 

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Donahue takes silver at Alpine Championships! (03/06/2006)

Winona Senior High School sophomore and local skier Drew Donahue was a silver medal finalist at MSRL (Minnesota State Race League) alpine ski championships on Saturday Feb. 25th at Afton Alps. O ... 

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Park Rec activities (03/06/2006)

ADULT SOFTBALL REGISTRATION DEADLINE-MARCH 13TH

Last chance for teams to sign up for Winona Park & Rec. Adult softball is Monday, March 13. Informal letters have been sent out to all of last year ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (03/06/2006)
By -- by Jim Kohner

For the past 15 years, Brian Fakler has been one of the best, if not the best bowler in the city of Winona.

He currently owns four series (841, 836, 835 and 831) in the all-time top 1 ... 

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The Park Rec standings for the week of March 3 (03/06/2006)

Men's Volleyball

Division I W L

Gabby's T.S.* 18 6

Schniepp's J.R. 14 10

Stingers F.P.** 12 12

Silver Fox Const. 9 15

WSU JV 4 20

Division II

Eagles Sixxpakers* 27 9

Dan's Dugout 25 11

Poo ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (02/26/2006)
Roxy Kohner's love of teaching young Winona bowlers the finer points of the sport hasn't gone unnoticed.

Last Saturday, Kohner was inducted into the Winona Women's Bowling Association Hall of Fame at ... 

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Monahan Martial Arts holds Rank Testing for kids Karate class (02/23/2006)
Monahan Martial Arts Center's Kids Karate Class held Rank Testing on Friday January 27, 2006. Rank Testing involves the students' demonstrating a level of skill in the art of Karate, appropriate to th ... 

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Park Rec activities (02/23/2006)
ADULT SOFTBALL REGISTRATION NOW OPEN-MEN'S, WOMEN'S, AND CO-REC.

Informal letters have been sent out to all of last year's managers of the adult softball teams. If you were a manager last year and d ... 

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Region 1 sites set
Pacesetter Region One Basketball Tournaments For Grades 5-9 Scheduled for Rochester, Spring Valley, and Elgin
(02/23/2006)
The Pacesetter Region One Basketball Tournaments for boys and girls in grades 5-9 have been scheduled for Rochester, Spring Valley, and Elgin.

The 5th grade boys and girls will be held at Elgin-Millv ... 

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(02/19/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

Fortress Bank 35 21

Joe's Barber Shop 30 26

Winona Lighting 29 27

Boelter's 25 31

Tom's Lock Service 25 31

American Family 22 32

High game: Bob Jandt, Joe's Barber  ... 

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Park Rec standings (02/19/2006)
The Park Rec standings for the week of February 17 are as follow:

Men's Volleyball

Division I W L

Gabby's T.S.* 18 6

Schniepp's J.R. 14 10

Stingers F.P. 12 12

Silver Fox Const. 9 15

WSU JV 4 20 ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (02/19/2006)
By -- Maggie Glenn kind of burst onto the Winona bowling scene on Jan. 24, 2000, when she rolled a 737 national honor count, which at the time was the second highest women's series ever rolled in Winona.

S ... 

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Bowling Scores (02/12/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

Winona Lighting 29 20

Fortress Bank 28 21

Boelter's 25 24

Joe's Barber Shop 25 24

Tom's Lock Service 23 26

American Family 17 32

High game: Paul Jandt, Joe's Barber ... 

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Park Rec standings (02/12/2006)
The Park Rec standings for the week of February 10 are as follow:

Men's Volleyball

Division I W L

Gabby's T.S.* 17 4

Schniepp's J.R. 12 9

Stingers F.P. 10 11

Silver Fox Const. 8 13

WSU JV 4 20  ... 

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Park Rec. activities (02/12/2006)
Adult Softball registration

now open - Men's,

Women's and Co-Rec

Informal letters have been sent out to all of last year's managers of the adult softball teams. If you were a manager last year an ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (02/12/2006)
By -- It was about three years ago (Feb. 18, 2003 to be exact) when Larry Walters tossed his first career 300 game and a career-high 787 series.

February must be his lucky month, because February of 2006 h ... 

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Senior High Calendar (02/12/2006)
2/13 Mon P/T Conferences WSHS Concourse 4 pm

2/14 Tue G C Bskball at Albert Lea 5:30 pm Tue B JV Hockey at LaCrescent 5:30 pm

Tue Var Adap Fl H at Owatonna 6 pm

Tue B B Bskball Albert Le ... 

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Bones do themselves proud Officials, NOT! (02/09/2006)
Well fans, the nightmare has become real, and the Super Bowl was truly decided by the officials this year. The best we can hope for is that the refs, heads swollen by their undisputed new central role ... 

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Hawaii and football (02/09/2006)
(NAPSI)-Hawaii...home to sun, surf and one amazing football game.

Hawaii, the world's number- one vacation spot, is also host to a premier sports attraction: the NFL Pro Bowl. The best players from t ... 

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Luehmann returns to form in win over Bethel (02/09/2006)
Ashley Luehmann (Lewiston, Minn.) entered this, her senior season, as a reigning, two-time Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference selection.

A shooting slump over the past week "” eight poin ... 

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Would the next contestants in the Centerville Women’s Bonspiel come on down? (02/09/2006)
On Feb. 3-5, 2006 the Centerville Curling Club hosted its womens' bonspiel with a TV game show theme. Eleven teams competed in curling events along with a Price Is Right grocery total guessing game w ... 

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Youth Wrestling Results (02/09/2006)
On Saturday, January 21, 2006, several wrestlers from the Winona Area Youth Wrestling Club competed in 3 different tournaments in the area. These tournaments were held at Westby, Wi. , Wabasha, Mn. ,  ... 

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Bowling Scores (02/06/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

Winona Lighting 27 15

Joe's Barber Shop 23 19

Fortress Bank 21 21

Boelter's 20 22

Tom's Lock Service 18 24

American Family 17 25

 ... 

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Park Rec standings (02/06/2006)
The Park Rec standings for the week of February 3 are as follow:

Men's Volleyball

Division I W L

Gabby's T.S. 14 4

Schniepp's J.R. 12 6

Stingers F.P. 10 11

WSU JV 4 17

Silver Fox Const. 5 13

 ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (02/06/2006)
By -- The bowling teams at Winona State University don't get the publicity and headlines like the school's football, basketball, baseball and softball programs.

But that doesn't mean they're not success ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (01/29/2006)
By -- It turned out to be a truly fun and successful day for the Pomeroy sisters in the final shift of the Winona Women's Bowling Association City Tournament on Sunday at Nordic Lanes in Rushford.

Angie an ... 

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A Modern NFL Fairy Tale* (01/25/2006)
By Patrick Marek -- The atmosphere at the press conference was electric. This was Daunte Culpepper's first public appearance since his devastating, season ending knee injury. Adding to the drama were the recent comments  ... 

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New Packer coaches take the stage (01/25/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- New Packer head coach Mike McCarthy has now selected almost all of his coaching staff. The latest to come on board is Bob Sanders, who was tabbed as the Packers' defensive coordinator. Sanders was th ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (01/22/2006)
By -- There was a time not long ago that John Glowczewski stood atop the bowling world in Winona.

For 10 consecutive years, starting in the 1991-92 season and ending in the 2000-01 season, he was the city  ... 

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New Head Cheese in Green Bay (01/18/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- Ted Thompson didn't take too long to name the 14th coach in Packer history"¦he is Mike McCarthy. McCarthy is a 42-year-old Pittsburgh native with a pretty extensive coaching background including a on ... 

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Vikes off-season needs to be a busy one
Second year in a row
(01/18/2006)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, last weekend's playoff games featured a lot of surprises, including the worst piece of officiating witnessed all season, the denial of Troy Polamalu's obvious interception in the Colts/ Ste ... 

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Bowling Scores (01/16/2006)
Westgate Bowl

Action

High game: Chuck Peterson, Winona Lighting, 254; High series: Matt Wicka, Winona Lighting, and Aaron Spitzer, American Family, 678; High team game: American Family, 1,231; Hi ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (01/16/2006)
by Jim Kohner

It's been a rather slow start to the 2005-06 bowling season for Greg Schewe.

A year ago, the 49-year-old Schewe had three averages in the top seven, ranging from 226.6 to 230.7. He al ... 

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Miserable Season Ends; Packer Optimism Begins (01/04/2006)
By Dave DeLano -- The 2005 season mercifully ended Sunday for the Green Bay Packers, but Cheeseheads bore witness to what may have been a very memorable game as the Packers defeated the Seattle Seahawks by a score of 2 ... 

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Play ball
Annual Warrior Club Holiday Basketball Tournament attracts top Minnesota, Wisconsin teams
(12/21/2005)
By -- Quality high school basketball will be on display next Tuesday through Friday at the 20th annual Ace Communications and Midwest Wireless Warrior Club Holiday Basketball Tournament at Winona State Un ... 

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Blowout in Baltimore (12/21/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- In the worst defeat of the Brett Favre era, the Green Bay Packers were totally embarrassed Monday night in a crushing defeat by the Baltimore Ravens with a score of 48 - 3. The nightmare in Baltimore  ... 

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The Trials of Tice continue...
Or perhaps the Vikes could go 8-8
(12/21/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, Sunday's loss to the Steelers could hardly be described as close, but the game hinged early on several key plays that, had they gone differently, might have made all the difference in the w ... 

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Cheeseheads get long-awaited Win (12/14/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- It wasn't particularly pretty, but it was somewhat predictable that the Green Bay Packers would prevail over the horribly mismanaged Detroit Lions Sunday night. They did it in overtime by a score of 1 ... 

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Fat Pat against the BusBattle of the big men (12/14/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Vikes have won six in a row and the Bears just dropped one to Pittsburgh, so the Purple is edging into a scary territory of real playoff possibilities. For years I have adopted the exp ... 

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Park Rec activities (12/14/2005)
"¢Adult Basketball rosters due Friday, December 16

Your official roster is due on or before December 16, 2005 by 4:30 p.m. Please turn those into the Park Rec. office, not to the scorekeeper/timer  ... 

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Bowling Scores - Dec. 4, 2005 (12/04/2005)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

American Family 51 33

Winona Lighting 45 39

Joe's Barber Shop 43 41

Fortress Bank 42 42

Tom's Lock Service 36 48

Boelter's 35 49

High game: Glen Olson, Joe's Barbe ... 

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Park Rec activities (12/04/2005)

ADULT BASKETBALL ROSTERS AND STARTING DATES:

Your official roster is due on or before December 16, 2005 by 4:30 p.m. Please turn those into the Park Rec. office, not to the scorekeeper/timer or ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report - Dec. 4, 2005 (12/04/2005)
By -- The strong ending of last season has carried over to a hot start this year for Jeremy Wenzel.

With three weeks to go in the 2004-05 season, the 25-year-old Wenzel purchased a new ball. The final two  ... 

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Bowling Scores - 11/13/05 (11/13/2005)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

American Family 47 23

Winona Lighting 41 29

Joe's Barber Shop 34 36

Fortress Bank 32 38

Boelter's 28 40

Tom's Lock Service 28 42

High game: Steve Brown, Winona Ligh ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (11/13/2005)
By -- Over the years, John Glowczewski and Brian Fakler have proven they can bowl with the best in the Winona area. Now they're going to find out if they can compete head to head with other top amateur from ... 

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Bowling Scores - November 6, 2005 (11/06/2005)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

American Family 45 18

Winona Lighting 36 27

Joe's Barber Shop 34 29

Fortress Bank 30 33

Boelter's 23 40

Tom's Lock Service 21 42

High game: Jason Michalak, Joe's Bar ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (11/06/2005)
By -- It's been quite an eight-day span on the bowling lanes for Tina Benedict.

Last Monday night in the Pin Topplers League at Westgate Bowl, the 21-year-old Benedict tossed a career-high 660 national hon ... 

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Packers, Bengals headed in different directions (11/02/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- Prior to this season, the Cincinnati Bengals haven't had a winning season in 14 years. The Green Bay Packers haven't had a losing season in the last 13 years. Over that period, these respective teams  ... 

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Thank God for Smoot
Otherwise this defense would be really bad!
(11/02/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, thank God we picked up Fred Smoot in the off-season, or this Vikings defense would be really bad. As it was, the Panthers' Steve Smith faked Smoot out of his pants in the opening series on ... 

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Bowling Scores - 10/30/05 (10/31/2005)
Westgate Bowl

Action

W L

American Family 40 16

Winona Lighting 34 22

Joe's Barber Shop 30 26

Fortress Bank 27 29

Boelter's 23 33

Tom's Lock Service 14 42

High game: Paul Jandt, Joe's Barber ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (10/31/2005)
By -- It's been over 20 years since Winona women bowlers last competed in a traveling league.

But that has changed this year. Patti Muenzenberger brought up the idea to Mandi Steffes at last year's Winona ... 

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Winona Park and Recreation Fall and Winter Activities (10/31/2005)
Men's and Women's adult basketball registration

Team registration is now being taken at the Park Recreation Office for Men's and Women's Basketball. The deadline for this registration is Monday, Nov ... 

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Another famous victory!
Vikes get well on cheese diet
(10/26/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, let it be on record which pundit it was who fearlessly predicted the Vikings' big victory against the Cheeseheads last Sunday.

What an amazing turnaround. In the first half, everything wa ... 

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Packers find new ways to lose (10/26/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- Viking kicker Paul Edinger broke the hearts of the Cheeseheads when he kicked a 56-yard last-second field goal to propel the Minnesota Vikings to a 23 - 20 victory this past Sunday. The defeat leaves  ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (10/23/2005)
By -- There's an experiment going on this fall in the Classic League at Westgate Bowl.

For the first half of the season, bowlers in the league are seeing a different lane condition, rather than the normal  ... 

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The Bye Week (10/19/2005)
The bye week has proven to be both good and bad for the fortunes of NFL franchises. For the Minnesota Vikings, their "boat ride"¯ debacle on Lake Minnetonka last week may have set a new low for direc ... 

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Woe is us, all is lost!
So look for big win against the Cheeseheads
(10/19/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, who would have believed at the beginning of the season that the Bears/Vikings game down at Soldiers Field would degenerate into a contest between two such totally impotent offenses, with th ... 

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Park Rec news (10/16/2005)
Men's and Women's adult basketball registration

Team registration is now being taken at the Park Recreation Office for Men's and Women's Basketball. The deadline for this registration is Monday, Nov ... 

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Park Rec standings (10/16/2005)
The Park Rec standings for the week of October 14 are as follow:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Engel Law Office 13 2

Midtown Foods 10 5

Advantage Fin. Ctr. 10 5

Mankato Bar 7 8

Eagles Sixxpa ... 

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Postgame Bowling Report (10/16/2005)
By -- If you happened to catch a glimpse of Rose Schultz or Keri Prigge last week, odds were they were beaming from ear to ear.

Schultz and Prigge captained Winona women's team to an impressive 163.a5-136 ... 

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Astounding Packer victory (10/12/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- Had someone pre-told me that the Packer - Saints score would be 52 - 3, my response would have been, "How low can the Packers' season go?"¯ Such a response is the result of low expectations from even ... 

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Clippety-Clop
Rhome and Fazio
(10/12/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, that clippety-clop we are hearing is the sound of Jerry Rhome and Foge Fazio riding to the rescue of the besieged Purple. You will note I have avoided any "thunder of hooves"¯ metaphor, as  ... 

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Only one home meet left for Winona High girls swim team (10/12/2005)
The team is at midseason with only one home meet left on the schedule. Their next home swim meet is at the Winona High School pool this Thursday 10-13-05 at 6:00 p.m vs. the Owatonna Huskies. The re ... 

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Hunters asked to be on look-out for missing man (10/09/2005)
By Cynthya Porter -- One minute he was there and the next minute he was gone.

This is all the information the Goodview Police Department has on the whereabouts of Kurtis Lee Palmquist in a case that has grown increasingl ... 

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City routs County in bowling competition (10/05/2005)
The Second Annual City vs County Challenge was a bowling challenge held Oct. 1 at Winona Bowl, 2 p.m., 9 pin no tap event.

The Traveling Challenge Trophy was won by the City. Scores were City-7614,  ... 

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Packers 0 - 4; Worst Start Since 1988 (10/05/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers went into Monday night's game against the Carolina Panthers ranked dead last in the league with their awful turnover ratio. Turnovers and critical mistakes continued to take a t ... 

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The Purple scatter like rabble
The rout is on
(10/05/2005)
Well fans, the astute observer of Minnesota football could tell the Vikes would suffer a rout down in Atlanta on Sunday by watching the Gophers fall down and hurt themselves in Happy Valley on Saturda ... 

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Park Rec. standings (10/01/2005)
The Park Rec standings for the week of September 30 are as follow:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Engel Law Office 7 2

Midtown Foods 7 2

Mankato Bar 4 5

Advantage Fin. Ctr. 4 5

Eagles Sixxpak ... 

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Lots of questions for the 2005 Packers (08/31/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- As the season opener in Detroit rapidly approaches, Cheeseheads have lots of issues to think about this year. Based on the Packers' lackluster performances thus far in the exhibition season, it appea ... 

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This could be the year!
No, really
(08/31/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, another season of football is about to dawn, and this could be the year that the Vikes put it all together. No, really. Consider all these bright developments:

1.) Just a few years after i ... 

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Labor Day archery shoot (08/14/2005)
Be prepared for that one shot!!! Labor Day Annual Broadhead shoot. Registration starts Monday, September 5th at 6:30 AM. All scores must be in by 4:00 PM Cost is just $10.00 per shooter. Kids un ... 

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Park Rec standings (07/31/2005)
The Park Rec standings for the week of July 29 are as follow:

Men's Softball

Division II W L

Gabby's* 8 2

Mankato Bar 6 4

George's 6 4

Jimmy Jam's/George's 5 5

UBC 3 7

Betty Jo's 2 8

Division ... 

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The champs (03/27/2005)
By Cynthya Porter -- There is no question about it: they are the champions. The 18 young men and women of the Winona Senior High School adaptive floor hockey team proved that time and again this season, marching through 1 ... 

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Winfins swim team going to state (02/20/2005)
By Andrea Northam -- On Sunday, February 20, the Winona YMCA Winfins swim team will be going to the state swim meet held at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, campus.

The team is sending forty-nine members to comp ... 

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Park Rec (01/23/2005)
ADULT SOFTBALL REGISTRATION OPENING SOON

Registration will be opening soon for our Men's, Women's and Co. Rec. Adult Softball programs, so keep an eye open for the details in the next week or so. We ... 

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Bad play, bad breaks, dumb mistakes
Season over
(01/19/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, this time when the yellow hanky flew against the Vikes on the opening kickoff, it was an omen of things to come. The Purple was obviously overmatched by Philadelphia, but could have won if  ... 

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Public invited to SMU 10K Nordic ski race (01/19/2005)
Saint Mary's University is inviting the public to the first "SMU 10K" Nordic ski race, SMU athletic director Chris Kendall announced Monday.

"We're blessed with great ski trails right  ... 

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Park Rec standings (01/16/2005)
The Park Rec standings as of January 14, are as follow:

Women's Volleyball

Division I W L

Advan. Financial Ctr. 13 2

Rasmussen Construc. 11 4

Goodsport 11 4

The Firm 7 8

Mankato Bar 2 13

Merch ... 

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Number three is the charm
Moss brilliant, butt...
(01/12/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, when the familiar yellow hanky fluttered against the Vikes after the opening kickoff, I thought, here we go again. How wrong I was. If I were the sort of person who offers up prayers in hop ... 

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Season ends bitterly in Lambeau (01/12/2005)
By Dave DeLano -- For the third year in a row, the Packers underperformed in their final post season game of the season, which ended this year with an embarrassing loss to the Minnesota Vikings by a score of 31 - 17. I ... 

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It’s playoff time (01/05/2005)
The Green Bay Packers finished the 2004 regular season on a winning note by handing the Chicago Bears a 31 - 14 spanking last Sunday. The win means that the North division champions finish with a 10  ... 

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Vikes make playoffs - Do we have to watch? (01/05/2005)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, after the Vikes disgraceful exeunt from the regular season, I found myself numbly watching the end of the Panthers/Jets game, dutifully rooting for the latter so that the Vikes could back i ... 

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Centerville curling teams advancing to championships (01/02/2005)
Two Junior Curling Teams from the Centerville Curling Club will be advancing to the Junior National Curling Championships to be held in Bismarck, N.D., January 29 - February 5.

The Katie Dassow Rink  ... 

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North division champs three consecutive years! (12/29/2004)
"Ho, Ho, Ho, and a very Merry Christmas"¯ was heard throughout the Nation of Cheese as the Packers came back from an improbable deficit Christmas Eve to hand the archrival Vikings another 34 - 31 last ... 

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Vikes manage to lose again, or Can I look yet? (12/29/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, this team is just too hard to watch. I can never remember a year when there was so much greater a measure of dread than pleasure involved in following the Purple. Has there been more than o ... 

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Pack win another last second thriller (12/15/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads can be thankful this week that professional football games last sixty minutes and not thirty. After spotting the Detroit Lions a 13 - 0 lead a halftime, the Green Bay Packers found a way  ... 

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Season winding down - Too late to play for draft choice? (12/15/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Purple is on a fast track to sink into a deeper swoon than last season. (Perhaps they shall be known, henceforth, as the Deep Purple.) How ironic that just one more win will likely put  ... 

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Park Rec standings (12/12/2004)
The Park Rec standings as of December 10, are as follow:

Women's Volleyball

Division I W L

Goodsport 3 0

The Firm 3 0

Advan. Financial Ctr. 2 1

Rasmussen Construc. 1 2

Mankato Bar 0 3

Mercha ... 

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WSU fall graduate hopes to play professional football (12/12/2004)
It's the most prestigious award in Division II football, the Harlon Hill Trophy, and Winona State University wide receiver Chris Samp was nominated to receive the award in November 2004. Chris wi ... 

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History repeats - Vikes find a way to lose (12/08/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, didn't the Central Division of the NFC just cover itself with glory on Sunday? It is hard to say whether the Purple or the Cheeseheads laid the more stinky rotten egg -- the Vikes were at l ... 

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Stinky cheese in Philly (12/08/2004)
The Packers were totally outclassed by the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday and limped home after a 47 - 17 shellacking. The final score speaks for itself, but the Packers didn't come prepared to win this  ... 

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Bonspiel in Centerville this weekend (12/01/2004)
The 17th Annual Wisconsin State Jr Open Bonspiel at the Centerville Curling Club will once again host kids from all over the US for the Junior Open bonspiel. This year there are 22 teams in the bons ... 

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Packers win streak now at six (12/01/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads were all whooped-up Monday night as Brett Favre ran his incredible streak of regular season consecutive starts to 200, and the governor of Wisconsin declared it Brett Favre Day. Going int ... 

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Rattunde is MIAC player of week (12/01/2004)
Saint Mary's University's Jamie Rattunde (Rollingstone, Minn.) turned in an MVP performance for the Cardinals at the Colorado College women's basketball tournament "” and on Monday, the ... 

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Season still intact But only just (12/01/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, our season is still intact, but only just. Take away the last-minute sack and forced fumble by Kenechi Udeze, and the Purple faithful would be sitting even now in the bars and coffee shops ... 

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Packers corral the Texans (11/24/2004)
For the second week in a row the Packers needed a dramatic last second field goal from Ryan Longwell to seal their deal. In an injury-marred affair, the Packers emerged victorious over the Houston Te ... 

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Vikes still in the hunt - But season hanging by a thread (11/24/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, this was another of those games when you had kissed the season goodbye, gone off to the bathroom or refrigerator, and come back to find that the Vikes had won, with statistics that weren't  ... 

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Packers outgun Vikings in a Thriller (11/17/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers prevailed in a thriller at Lambeau Sunday and came away as North Division leaders with a 34 - 31 victory. What a remarkable turnaround for the Packers. After a miserable start, ... 

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Purple must get back on track vs. Lions - Or its goodnight sweet ladies, goodnight, goodnight (11/17/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, shortly after the start of the third quarter your faithful correspondent decided to abandon the Vikes/Packers game early in favor of a somewhat more punctual arrival at a dinner invitation. ... 

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Vikes lose shootout - Outgunned without Moss (11/14/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, going into Monday night's match up with the Colts, my prediction was that there was a small chance that the Vikes would get out in front early and win going away, and a large one that the m ... 

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Have we been here before? - Seems like deja vu all over again (11/03/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Giants brought an October surprise to the Hump, only part of which was the thoroughgoing 34-13 dismantling of the Vikes. Anyone predicting that the Purple could manage five sacks agains ... 

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Packers Back to .500 with a Huge Win (11/03/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers clawed their way back into division contention by emerging victorious over the Washington Redskins 28 - 14. Although it wasn't real pretty Sunday, the Packers have now won three ... 

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Cautious optimism for the Purple - Also, fear and trembling (10/27/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Vikes are now 5-1 and, unlike last year, elicit a cautious optimism rather than Super Bowl fever. They have not blown away an opponent yet, but have managed to beat the teams they shoul ... 

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Packers Shoot the Cowboys (10/27/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads got another dose of what they expected from the 2004 Green Bay Packers as they witnessed a lopsided 41 - 20 victory over the Dallas Cowboys. Sunday marked the second week in a row that Co ... 

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(10/20/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Vikes looking good But beware bad defense!

Well fans, the new game plan against the Vikes is a simple one; call it heads, take the kickoff, and score first. That looks to be about the only  ... 

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Packers Get Well Feasting on the Lions (10/20/2004)
It is amazing what effect a sound Packer victory can have in Cheeseland. After a month of well deserved criticism and scrutiny, the Packers regrouped Sunday and dominated the Detroit Lions. Cheesehea ... 

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Giants Victory Spells Big Trouble (10/06/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- The 2004 season is one-fourth over and the Green Bay Packers are in total disarray after an embarrassing home loss to the New York Giants this past Sunday by a score of 14 - 7. Cheeseheads, who had ho ... 

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Grossman down for the count, Favre taking a standing eight - Could be the year of winning ugly for the Purple (10/06/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, we got an early vacation from football this fall, and a lucky thing it is for the NFL that every Sunday afternoon during its endless season is not the gem of perfection that this one was, o ... 

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Bears Ruin Pack's Home Opener (09/22/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads were on the receiving end of their worst nightmare when the unheralded Chicago Bears whipped up on the Pack 21 - 10 last Sunday in Lambeau. The oldest rivalry in professional football has ... 

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Vikes take more casualties - Hovan and Williams missing in action (09/22/2004)
Well fans, at least this year the Vikes will not be leading us down the primrose path of unreasonable expectations. They did not look anything like a Super Bowl contender Monday night, nor even a sure ... 

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Winona Youth Hockey registration coming soon (09/12/2004)
Winona Youth Hockey announces its registration and season opening events. In addition to league play, there are three more opportunities available for area boys and girls: Intro to Hockey, Public Skat ... 

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Packer Partisan: Another Season! (09/08/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers open their 86th season on Monday Night Football next week when they travel to Carolina to lock horns with the Panthers. As always for cheeseheads, expectations are running high. ... 

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Viking View: It’s going to be another great season! But beware... (09/08/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, in four short days Santa Claus arrives for Viking fans, albeit three hours and fifteen minutes late, but by about 7 p.m. we will have a substantial idea of what is under the tree for us thi ... 

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Archery shoot (08/15/2004)
Be prepared for that one shot!!!

Labor Day

Annual Broadhead shoot

Registration starts Monday, September 6th at 6:30 AM.

All scores must be in by 4:00 PM

Cost is just $8.00 per shooter. Kids 14 an ... 

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Lewiston youth place in PGA Players’ Cup (08/15/2004)
Twenty-fifth, Joe Baer "Lewiston, MN" 81

Forty-seventh, Michael Clobes "Lewiston, MN" 86 ... 

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Park Rec (08/15/2004)
ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL (SEVEN PERSON) REGISTRATION NOW OPEN UNTIL AUGUST 23, 2004

Fall is closing in fast and letters have been sent out regarding our adult touch football league to all of last year's  ... 

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TRGA junior golf (08/11/2004)
TRGA/La Crosse Tribune

Ettrick GC Tournament

at Ettrick, WI

Monday's Results

Boys 8-9 Score

Ben Skogen 44

Drew Schroeder 45

Joel Preeshl 55

Daniel Becker 55

Cale Lisowski 66

Jason Havli ... 

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Westfield golf winners (08/11/2004)
Winners for August 6, 2004:

Winning Foursome - Lois and Ted Czaplewski/Marilyn and Henry Hansen

Low Net Women - Marilyn Hansen - 34

Men - Hanry Hansen - 31

Low Putts Women - Marilyn Hansen - 16  ... 

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Park Rec (08/08/2004)
ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL (SEVEN PERSON) REGISTRATION NOW OPEN UNTIL AUGUST 23, 2004

Fall is closing in fast and letters have been sent out regarding our adult touch football league to all of last year's  ... 

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Park Rec (08/01/2004)
ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL (SEVEN PERSON) REGISTRATION NOW OPEN UNTIL AUGUST 23, 2004

Fall is closing in fast and letters have been sent out regarding our adult touch football league to all of last year's  ... 

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Touchdown Club meeting (08/01/2004)
All parents of football players at the Winona Senior High are invited to attend the Touchdown Club meeting on Tuesday, August 3rd at the Eagles Club, 210 East 4th. We will meet at 6pm and discuss the  ... 

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Attention WSHS athletes (07/28/2004)
Sport Physicals are being offered at the Winona Senior High School by local licensed medical professionals.

When: Tuesday, August 10, from 4:30-8 p.m

Cost: $30

Pre-Registration is preferred. P ... 

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Cotter High School institutes Athletic Hall of Fame - Ramczyk, Nett, Kohner, Dreas, Shrake, Czaplewski, Browne named (07/28/2004)
Cotter High School is excited to announce the inception of an Athletic Hall of Fame to honor the school's rich athletic history. The purpose of the Hall of Fame is to celebrate past successes of indi ... 

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TRGA golf results (07/28/2004)
TRGA/Miller Lite

Winona Country Club Open

at Winona, MN

par 71

Sunday's Results

Women's Championship Flight Score

Doris Killian, Fountain City40-40-- 80

Mya Pronschinske, Cochrane 42- ... 

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Westfield golf winners (07/28/2004)
Winners for Westfield Friday Couples League July 23, 2004

Winning foursome - Audrey Maul/Betty McNally-Jean/Bob Nix

Low Net Women - Jean Nix - 30

Men - Henry Hansen - 32

Low putts Women - Jean  ... 

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Goodview Gallop gets more support (07/25/2004)
Kay LessArd and Bill Reinart of Reinarts Stained Glass Studio, presented a check to Tom Slaggie and Kathy Hovell of the Goodview Activity Group, for sponsoring the 25th Annual Goodview Gallop, being h ... 

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Westfield golf winners (07/21/2004)
Winners for July 16, 2004:

Winning Foursome-Marilyn and Henry Hansen/Lois and Ted Czaplewski

Low Net Women-Marilyn Hansen-33

Men-Ted Czaplewski, Henry Hansen-35

Low Putts Women-Millie Sabo-15

 ... 

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Archers event (07/14/2004)
Winona Archers is holding a West Central Field Archery Shoot on July 18.

Registration starting at 6:30. Any questions contact Dave Bauer (President) ph. 507-454-5788 or see our website at www.winon ... 

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TRGA golf results (07/14/2004)
TRGA/Miller Lite

Fox Hollow Open

at La Crosse, WI

par (69 Champ) 68

Sunday's Results

Men's Fifth Flight

Tim Smieja, Galesville * 46-40-- 86

Eric Lemon, Onal ... 

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TRGA jr. golf (07/14/2004)
TRGA/La Crosse Tribune Juniors

Fox Hollow Tournament

at La Crosse, WI

Monday's Pairings

Boys 8-9 Score

Ben Skogen 45

Drew Schroeder 46

Jason Havlicek 63

Joel Preeshl 63

Daniel Becker 64  ... 

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Winstars to play state tourney (07/14/2004)
The 16 class B State tournament is schuduled to be played in Winona this weekend. And the 16 Winona Winstars team will be playing and also doing the concession stand. So please come down to the lake a ... 

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Park Rec (07/11/2004)
YOUTH ASA-MSF CLASS "B"¯ -16 & UNDER GIRLS FAST PITCH STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT

On Saturday, July 17th and Sunday, July 18th, the Winona Park Recreation Department will be hosting the Youth ASA-MSF C ... 

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TRGA junior golf results (07/11/2004)
TRGA/La Crosse Tribune

Skyline Tournament

at Black River Falls, WI

Tuesday's Results

Boys 12-13 Score

Mark Wittchow 38-40-- 78

Billy Pearse 46-40-- 86

Andrew Seguin 43-43-- 86

Michael Pri ... 

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Walnut Grove scramble (07/11/2004)
Open Ladies Best Ball Scramble at Walnut Grove in Cochrane. All ladies welcome, you do not need to be members.

Wednesday, June 21 4:00

We will draw for partners!!

Prizes and socializing after golf ... 

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TRGA golf results (07/07/2004)
TRGA/Miller Lite

Sparta Municipal Open

at Sparta, WI

par 72

Friday's Pairings

Men's Championship

Mark Schneider (P), Onalaska 35-32-- 67 18.00 $139.00  ... 

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Westfield golf winners (07/07/2004)
Winners for Friday, July 2, 2004:

Winning Foursome, Tie, Jean and Bob Nix, Evie and Gene O'Brien

Joan and Jim Johnson, Lois and Ted Czaplewsk

Low Net Women - Jean Nix - 34

Men - Bob Nix ... 

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Maus, Weisbrod honored (07/04/2004)
Wells Fargo, the premier corporate partner of the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL), today announced that Lindsay Maus and Jessica Weisbrod of Winona Cotter High School have been named recip ... 

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Park Rec (07/04/2004)
MSF STATE AND DISTRICT SOFTBALL TOURNAMENTS ALLOCATIONS

Letters have been sent to all managers of our adult softball teams regarding the procedure and number of allocations granted to Winona for the  ... 

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Restorative Justice to hold golf tourney (07/04/2004)
On Friday, August 20, 2004, the Winona County Restorative Justice Program's Annual Kids Fund Golf Tournament will be held at Cedar Valley Golf Course. The tournament will feature a four-person scramb ... 

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TRGA Jrs. golf scores (07/04/2004)
TRGA/La Crosse Tribune Juniors

Winona Country Club Tournament

at Winona, MN

Thursday's Results

Boys 12-13 Score

Dayne Geier 45-41-- 86

Brandon Rude 46-41-- 87

Mark Wittchow 45-44-- 89

And ... 

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Alliance for Youth golf tourney Monday (06/06/2004)
The Alliance for Youth Foundation (ALLY) hosts its 12th Annual Golf Tournament Monday, June 7 at Cedar Valley Golf Course. The golf tournament is the annual fundraiser for the foundation. ALLY is a l ... 

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Cotter girls off to State (06/06/2004)
From: Jerry Haessig

Winona

To say Cotter and Pine Island are two evenly matched high school softball teams is an understatement. At P.I. this spring Cotter won in the top of the eleventh 1-0 with Be ... 

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Park Rec (06/06/2004)
ADULT SOFTBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS WERE DUE MAY 14, 2004

You can add or delete to your official roster until June 25th by stopping in or calling the Park Rec. office with the person's name, that person  ... 

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Dove season to start this fall (05/23/2004)
Gov. Tim Pawlenty signed legislation Wednesday that will clear the way for Minnesota's first mourning dove season this fall in nearly 60 years.

The season will provide additional opportunities for an ... 

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Park Rec (05/23/2004)
ADULT SOFTBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS WERE DUE MAY 14, 2004

Only individuals listed on your official roster will be allowed to participate. Your official rosters should have been turned in by May 14, 2004 ... 

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Trout stream easements good for fishers (05/23/2004)
Dave Axeness, a pharmacist from Mankato says "I love going down to southeastern Minnesota to fish trout. And knowing that I'll always have a place to fish when I get there is a primary reason I keep  ... 

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Whitewater Park programs (05/23/2004)
MAY 28 - MAY 30, 2004

All programs, unless otherwise noted, begin at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center (Park Office).

Marnach House Open House**** - The Second Annual Berry Festival will take pla ... 

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TRGA Skyline Open results (05/19/2004)
TRGA/Miller Lite Skyline Open

at Black River Falls,WI

par 72

Saturday's Results

Men's Third Flight

Vern Lange, Mauston 39-40-- 79

R ... 

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WSU announces men’s basketball recruits (05/19/2004)
Winona State University head men's basketball coach Mike Leaf has announced that four players have decided to play basketball at WSU for the 2004-05 season: Brent Riese of Brooklyn, Wis., Curtrel Robi ... 

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‘Abandoned’ fawns to be tested for CWD - Moratorium on raising & releasing deer (05/16/2004)
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is asking people to refrain from picking up fawns that appear to be abandoned this spring.

Because of the risk of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), t ... 

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Cotter High to hold golf tournament (05/16/2004)
Cotter High School Announces 17th Annual Cotter Golf Classic, Monday, June 21 at Cedar Valley Golf Course.

The golf tournament is an annual fundraiser to support Cotter High School's outstanding aca ... 

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Park Rec (05/16/2004)
ADULT SOFTBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS WERE DUE MAY 14, 2004

Only individuals listed on your official roster will be allowed to participate. Your official rosters should have been turned in by May 14, 2004 ... 

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WACS to hold golf tournament June 7 (05/16/2004)
Rivers Hotel Group & Miller Felpax have agreed to become leading sponsors for this years Winona Area Catholic Schools (WACS) golf outing. .

The golf outing will be held Monday, June 7 at Winona Coun ... 

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Whitewater Park programs (05/16/2004)
Saturday May 22, 2004

All programs begin at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center (Park Office).

8:30-9:30a.m. Tweets and Treats - Join the Park Naturalist at the visitor center's feeding station  ... 

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Westfield golf winners (05/12/2004)
Winners for Friday, May 7, 2004: Women low putts Millie Sabo 14 putts

Men low putts Jim Markham 14 putts

Team Winners Jean Nix (using Millie's score, Jean under the weather ... 

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Cheesehead Spring Fever (04/21/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- Spring is a great time to renew the ageless bond between the Green Bay Packers and their faithful followers. Next weekend's college football draft, followed quickly with a mini-camp in Green Bay, give ... 

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Look for Vikes to take a DE or OLB (04/21/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Vikes have already done much to shore themselves up defensively by acquiring free agent cornerback Antoine Winfield from Buffalo. He is supposed to be a genuine shutdown corner, a major ... 

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Links to Sports Websites (02/27/2004)
BASEBALL

Minnesota Twins Official Site

Milwaukee Brewers Official Site


 ... 

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Junior curlers go to Duluth (02/25/2004)
Three Centerville Junior Teams traveled to Duluth this weekend and came home with trophies as they competed in The Bert Payne Junior Bonspiel. The Tom Brozic Sportsmanship Award went to the John Lill ... 

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Area players boost SMU basketball (02/18/2004)
If Sunday afternoon's Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest between the Saint Mary's University and Concordia women's basketball teams was a preview of the opening round ... 

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Bonspiel winners announced (02/18/2004)
Twenty-four Mixed Teams competed in the Annual Centerville Mixed Bonspiel this weekend for some great curling competition. The First Event was won by the Laura Delaney Rink from Centerville 11-10 in ... 

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Centerville curlers win high school championship (02/18/2004)
The Centerville Curling Club High School Curling Team, all seniors from Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau High School, has captured the WI State High School Curling Championships this afternoon by defeating P ... 

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It could have been the Vikes in the Super Bowl Five would have been a nice round number (01/21/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, that whining noise you hear, like the sound of power saws at a construction site down the block, is network execs grinding their teeth over the prospect of a Patriots/Panthers Super Bowl. T ... 

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Lop off a head or two"¦ then bring on the 2004 season (01/21/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads I have spoken with since last weekend's loss to the Eagles have expressed outrage and frustration over the stupid loss last week. The Packers had a better team than the Eagles this year a ... 

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Park Rec (01/18/2004)
ADULT BASKETBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS

Your adult basketball rosters have been turned in but not without some teams receiving forfeits. Special Note: There are still a few teams who have not successful ... 

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Pheasants Forever gets grant for SE Minnesota (01/18/2004)
The McKnight Foundation has awarded Pheasants Forever, Inc. a two-year grant of $50,000. The grant's funds will be used to promote landowner enrollment in the U.S. Department of Agriculture' ... 

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Blank steps down as SMU women’s soccer coach (01/14/2004)
For the first time in the program's 23-year history, the Saint Mary's University women's soccer team will take the field to open the 2004 season wtih a new head coach leading the way.

 ... 

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Centerville curlers qualify as officials (01/14/2004)
In preparation for the Junior National Curling Championships to be held at Centerville January 31st - February 7th, 30 Centerville curlers have attended classes and passed the tests which qualify th ... 

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Coming soon to a stadium near you The wine and cheeseheads (01/14/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, you would be hard pressed to convince a cynic that these NFL games aren't scripted like rassling matches, and that the Cheeseheads and Eagles were mistakenly handed the same one that the Vi ... 

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Junior curling clinic Saturday (01/14/2004)
The Centerville Junior Men's Team is hosting a Junior Curling Clinic on Saturday Jan 17th from 9am to 3pm at the Centerville Curling Club. Here is an opportunity for young curlers to sharpen th ... 

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The roller-coaster ride comes to an end (01/14/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- The Packers had many chances to win Sunday and take their roller-coaster season into the NFC championship game, but it was not to happen. The 20 - 17 overtime loss to the Philadelphia Eagles was a bi ... 

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Park Rec (01/11/2004)
ADULT BASKETBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS

Your adult basketball rosters have been turned in but not without some teams receiving forfeits. Special Note: There are still a few teams who have not successful ... 

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Cheeseheads squeak by There was a sound of revelry by night (01/07/2004)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, it appeared until the very end of the game that the Cheeseheads would have to spend a long, weary winter of deep sighs and what-ifs, victims of the fluke play (the tipped ball down at the g ... 

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On to Philly (01/07/2004)
By Dave DeLano -- It took sixty-three minutes of hard-hitting football to determine a winner, but the Packers eventually prevailed Sunday in overtime, pulling off a 33 - 27 thriller over the Seahawks. It was a great w ... 

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Park Rec (01/04/2004)
ADULT BASKETBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS

Only individuals listed on your official roster will be allowed to participate. Your official rosters should have been turned in by December 18 to the Park Rec. Of ... 

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Cheeseheads receive a huge Christmas present (12/31/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- In an incredible turn of events Sunday, the Packers advanced into the 2003 playoffs by thrashing the Denver Broncos by a score of 31 - 3. Simultaneously, the Minnesota Vikings' catastrophic last-minu ... 

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Fear not, for Tice will reappear for his third year He is working cheap (12/31/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, my fears of a Vikes loss down in Arizona were all to prescient, but I never dreamed of the incredible series of mishaps, flukes, bad luck, and bad calls which brought it about. Told in adva ... 

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SMU 10K citizens nordic ski race Jan. 25 (12/31/2003)
Saint Mary's University is inviting the public to the first "SMU 10K" nordic ski race, SMU athletic director Chris Kendall announced Monday.

"We're blessed with great ski trails  ... 

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Winter trout fishing class (12/31/2003)
Discover winter trout fishing at an activity scheduled in Whitewater State Park Saturday, January 3rd from 1:00 to 3:00pm. Trout fishing in winter provides some of the highest quality trout fishing a ... 

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2005 Wild Turkey stamp contest opens Jan. 5 (12/28/2003)
The entry dates for the contest to select the 2005 Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wild turkey stamp have been announced. Contest entries will be accepted beginning Monday, Jan. 5, 200 ... 

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DNR Question of the Week (12/28/2003)
Q: With winter finally here, and enough snow on the ground in most parts of the state to ride snowmobile. What are the educational requirements for the legal operation of a snowmobile?

A: Curren ... 

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Fish houses must have reflectors (12/28/2003)
Ice anglers and snowmobilers are spending more and more time on the same waterways. That's prompting Minnesota conservation officers to remind anglers that fish houses or dark houses must display 2 sq ... 

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New regs proposed for southeast trout streams (12/28/2003)
In an effort to improve trout fishing opportunities, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has proposed a package of fishing regulations for 26 streams in six southeast counties.

Under  ... 

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WSHS ski team takes second (12/28/2003)
The WSHS cross-country ski team finished second on an icy, fairly technical course in their meet in Stillwater on Monday.

Stillwater was first with 33; Winona second with 51, White Bear Lake third w ... 

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Park Rec (12/24/2003)
ADULT BASKETBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS

Only individuals listed on your official roster will be allowed to participate. Your official rosters should have been turned in by December 18 to the Park Rec. Of ... 

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Cajun gamebird tortellini Alfredo (12/21/2003)
by Kris Winkelman

This is a slightly different twist on one of my favorite recipes"”gamebird with tortellini and Alfredo sauce.

It's really quite easy to make.

Start by dusting the breasts from t ... 

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Control your dogs to protect deer (12/21/2003)
Although deer season is over for most hunters, the season is never opened for dogs.

In fact, Minnesota law authorizes conservation officers and peace officers to shoot domestic dogs chasing big game ... 

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Delta duck dinner (12/21/2003)
by Kris Winkelman

Rob Olson, director of operation for Delta Waterfowl's US office in Bismarck, ND, has a reputation for being a wonderful game cook. Rob fixes a lot of different dishes, but"” surpr ... 

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DNR question of the week: The sound of snow (12/21/2003)
Q: Why does snow make different sounds at different temperatures when it is walked on?

A: The quality and amount of snow as well as air temperature all influence if snow will be noisy or quiet unde ... 

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New format would simplify special fishing regulations (12/21/2003)
New format would simplify special fishing regulations

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is introducing a new format that would simplify special possession limits and length-based re ... 

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Park Rec (12/21/2003)
ADULT BASKETBALL OFFICIAL ROSTERS

Only individuals listed on your official roster will be allowed to participate. Your official rosters should have been turned in by December 18 to the Park Rec. Of ... 

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To-Die-For Pheasant (12/21/2003)
by Kris Winkelman

I never met a pheasant recipe I didn't like, but this one goes straight to the head of the class. It's as good as anything I've ever tasted in a restaurant.

Start by cutting the b ... 

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Venison Stroganoff (12/21/2003)
by Kris Winkleman

To make the stroganoff, melt two tablespoons of butter in a large skillet and add:

2 pounds venison steak, cubed

1 medium onion, diced

8 ounces of mushrooms, sliced

1 clove of ... 

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Heath honored by Dist. 861 (12/17/2003)
At a press conference held Monday, December 15 at WSHS, Gay Mortensen, WAPS Communications Coordinator presented Garrett Heath with a framed copy of the December 15th edition of Sports Illustrated whe ... 

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Minnesota has record deer harvest (12/14/2003)
Minnesota deer hunters harvested a record 253,300 white-tailed deer during the firearms deer seasons that concluded Nov. 30, according to a preliminary summary of deer registration by the Department o ... 

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Park Rec (12/14/2003)
ADULT BASKETBALL ROSTERS AND STARTING DATES:

Your official roster is due on or before December 18, 2003 by 4:30 p.m. Please turn those into the Park Rec. office, not to the scorekeeper/timer or off ... 

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Beating up Da Bears (12/10/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- It wasn't pretty, but it was expected that the Packers would beat up on the Chicago Bears last Sunday and eventually they did. By a score of 34 - 21, the Pack prevailed on a day when a loss would hav ... 

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Cross-country ski passes available (12/10/2003)
As the snow begins to fly, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is offering the Great Minnesota Ski Pass at 1,750 locations.

The ski pass is part of the DNR's Electronic Licensing Sys ... 

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Heath to be featured in Sports Illustrated (12/10/2003)
It is official! Garrett Heath, Winona Senior High School senior and a standout scholar/athlete, will be featured in the Faces in the Crowd section of the December 15 edition of Sports Illustrated for ... 

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Plys Rink wins Centerville Open tourney (12/10/2003)
The Chris Plys Rink from Duluth lived up to their B Challenge victory going undefeated as they captured the Gold Medal Round at the Centerville Junior Open with an 8-5 victory over Jessica Schultz.  ... 

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Vikings the Better Team (12/10/2003)
By Patrick Marek -- I've managed to ignore most of the advice my Dad has given me over the years, although it was amazing how much his IQ increased while I was away at college. He must have been taking secret correspond ... 

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Winter trout season opens Jan. 1 (12/10/2003)
Winter trout season on southeast streams opens on Jan. 1

Portions of 32 southeastern Minnesota trout streams will be open for catch-and-release winter trout fishing with barbless hooks from Jan. 1 th ... 

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Park rec (12/07/2003)
ADULT BASKETBALL ROSTERS AND STARTING DATES:

Your official roster is due on or before December 18, 2003 by 4:30 p.m. Please turn those into the Park Rec. office, not to the scorekeeper/timer or off ... 

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Sports Illustrated interested in WSHS student (12/07/2003)
Winona Area Public Schools has been informed that Garrett Heath, WSHS Senior, is a considered candidate for the Faces in the Crowd section of the December 15th edition of Sports Illustrated for his ou ... 

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Youth art contest 2004 (12/07/2003)
The annual Minnesota Deer Hunters Association's Youth Art Contest is about to kick off for the 2003-2004 season! This contest takes place every year from December to March to encourage youth to ackno ... 

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Local players lead SMU scoring (12/03/2003)
Jamie Rattunde (Rollingstone, Minn.) recorded her first career triple-double vs. the Coe College Kohawks, scoring 15 points, pulling down 13 rebounds and dishing out 12 assists in last week's basketba ... 

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Junior Open Bonspiel begins Dec. 5 (11/30/2003)
The Centerville Curling Club's Annual Junior Open Bonspiel will begin Friday Evening Dec 5th, with curling all day Saturday and Sunday, concluding with finals on Sunday afternoon, Dec 7th. There ... 

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Park Rec (11/30/2003)
ADULT BASKETBALL MANAGERS WHO MISSED THE ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

We held the organizational meetings November 20th for all the Adult Men's Basketball Leagues. Those managers who were not present at t ... 

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Whitewater plans caving trip (11/30/2003)
Want to explore a small wild cave? If so, Saturday December 6 is your day! That early afternoon, after viewing an introductory slide show, we'll drive ten miles to the cave where we will walk,  ... 

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Warning To Individuals Who Are Mentally Unstable Or Unfit, Or Whose I.Q. Is Extremely Low! (11/26/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Do not attempt to read this column. Such a person, some sort of remedial student in journalism over at WSU named Brian Krans, recently attempted it. The resulting strain was such that he went into a f ... 

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Beaver dams, damage evident this time of year (11/26/2003)
As local producers remove the last of their crops from the fields, it quickly becomes apparent if there has been any wildlife damage. While there are usually few incidences of beaver damage, this yea ... 

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DNR will enforce ski pass requirements (11/26/2003)
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will step up ski pass enforcement efforts on Grant and Aid cross-country trails across the state this winter.

"All cross-country skiers on public sk ... 

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Lombardi would have been proud (11/26/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- The late Vincent T. Lombardi would have been mighty proud of the 2003 Packers last week had he lived to witness the old-fashioned pounding given to the San Francisco 49ers. The 20 - 10 victory was a  ... 

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Whitewater winter sampler (11/23/2003)
Whitewater State Park Interpretive Program Sampler

Winter 2003-2004

Following is a list of some programs offered by Whitewater State Parks Interpretive Services this winter. All require reservation ... 

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Packers avenge the Sapp incident in defeating Bucs (11/19/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- I spent last Sunday pheasant hunting with a buddy and my daughter's wire-haired pointer, Willie, so I missed the live telecast of the 20 - 13 beating the Pack gave the defending world champions. Upon ... 

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Vikes keep finding ways to get worse So, they’ll probably start winning again (11/19/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, just when it got to the point where the defense could get no worse, the offense and special teams have stepped up to ease the pressure in a reprise of some of last season's worst outings. T ... 

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Park Rec (11/16/2003)
ADULT CO. REC. VOLLEYBALL RULE OF THE WEEK

During our league playoffs: only individuals listed on your league roster will be allowed to participate. Penalty: Automatic forfeit of that match.

ADUL ... 

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Eagles fly through the mist (11/12/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers literally slipped themselves into a murky mess with a 17 - 14 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles Monday night in yet another game they should have won. The nasty Green Bay weather  ... 

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Tice says Vikes not panicking Fans run shrieking for the hills (11/12/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, those who tuned into the Gophers-Wisconsin game got an excellent preview of what it would be like to watch the Vikings play defense out in San Diego the following day. At least the Gophers  ... 

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Booo! It’s back The return of the invisible defense (11/05/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the Vikes played the perfect nightmare of a game just in time for Halloween weekend. There is no worse torture for the football fan than to watch a team which can't play defense, and the cu ... 

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Packers take revenge on Vikes (11/05/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- Cheeseheads develop a semi-sixth sense when a Packer payback is due and coming. I sensed it on the opening drive Sunday night and danged if it didn't turn out that way. It was a sweet scene for chee ... 

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Bighead Asian carp discovered in Lake Pepin (11/02/2003)
An exotic Asian carp species that causes biological and social problems has been discovered in Lake Pepin, a large, twenty-one mile pool of the Mississippi River in southeastern Minnesota.

The fish,  ... 

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DNR question of the week (11/02/2003)
Q: With an extremely high deer population across Minnesota, deer browsing could become an even bigger problem this fall, especially with regard to white pine. What options are there to protect white ... 

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Farmed Wetlands program helps farmers and wildlife (11/02/2003)
By Tom Kirschenmann, Pheasants Forever Regional Biologist

Ā There was a time when the landscape of the Midwest consisted of vast fields of grass with thousands of wetlands scattered throughout.Ā  Tod ... 

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Hunters, follow safety guidelines (11/02/2003)
As the state's deer firearms season opens Nov. 8, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds hunters to follow safety guidelines.

"Hunting is historically a safe sport, but only if  ... 

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Hunters, purchase deer licenses soon (11/02/2003)
The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages firearms deer hunters to purchase their deer licenses now to avoid the rush that will occur before the general firearms deer season opener on Nov.  ... 

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Minnesota deer firearms season opens Nov. 8 (11/02/2003)
As the state's deer firearms season opens Nov. 8, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds hunters to follow safety guidelines.

"Hunting is historically a safe sport, bu ... 

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Park and Rec (11/02/2003)
ADULT CO. REC. VOLLEYBALL RULE OF THE WEEK

One back court player (man or woman) may also block when there is only one male player in the front line position. This person may not spike from the front ... 

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Protecting Minnesota’s prairie heritage (11/02/2003)
Prior to European settlement, more than 18 million acres of prairie covered Minnesota. Our prairie lands were part of the largest ecosystem in North America, which stretched from Canada to Mexico and  ... 

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Young deer hunters reminded of Social Security number requirement (11/02/2003)
Recent legislation requires the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to collect a customer's Social Security number (SSN) as part of an application for a non-commercial game and fish l ... 

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The Mountains of Colorado (10/29/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- Getting an opportunity to go elk hunting was something that I could not pass on this year. I did it even though it meant that I would miss a Packer game, something that has not happened in many, many  ... 

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Vikes let one get away Sloppy play, bad breaks catch up (10/29/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, this was the game in which sloppy play, bad breaks, and the Vikes flaws on both offense and defense caught up with them. Once again the Purple committed way too many penalties, particularly ... 

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Packers Glad for Bye Week (10/22/2003)
by Don Salyards

A football team usually performs better if it has first-string players on the field. Likewise for a football column. With Dave De Lano out of town hunting exotic animals this week,  ... 

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Speaker from Audubon Minnesota (10/22/2003)
The Hiawatha Valley Audubon Society (HVAS) will host a presentation by Mark Martell, Director of Bird Conservation for Audubon Minnesota, at its next meeting, Wednesday, November 5, at Lake Park Lodge ... 

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Vikes survive 14 penalty outing - Is this what they call the "duh"¯ offense? (10/22/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, after nearly stroking out during the fourth quarter of the Broncos game, I don't know whether to be pleased or disgusted with the Vikes. One more brainless play and they could easily have d ... 

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Baseball website launched (10/19/2003)
Two former Minnesota baseball players, embarking on a book involving the state's amateur history from 1945 through 1960, have established a web-site address: www.mnbaseballglorydays.com.

The web ... 

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Conservation through the arts (10/19/2003)
Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge (Refuge) will once again coordinate the Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition. This conservation program is designed to teach studen ... 

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Hides for Habitat etiquette (10/19/2003)
Hides for Habitat is a recycling program designed and conducted by Minnesota Deer Hunters Association and its chapters to generate habitat funding from deer hides. Proceeds from your donated hides ar ... 

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Marv Gunderson in Hall of Fame at Gustavus (10/19/2003)
The Gustavus Adolphus College Athletics Department recently inducted nine individuals into its Athletics Hall of Fame. Among the 2003 inductees is Winonan Marv Gunderson ‘53 (Football).

Marv G ... 

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Park and Rec (10/19/2003)
**PARK RECREATION 2003 - 04 WINTER BROCHURE

Distribution for the Winter brochure is set for October 25, 2003. If you do not receive a copy, you may pick one up in the Winona Park Recreation Office in ... 

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Purchase deer licenses early (10/19/2003)
The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages firearms deer hunters to purchase their deer licenses now to avoid the rush that will occur before the general firearms deer season opener on Nov.  ... 

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Whooping Cranes leave on guided flight (10/19/2003)
Building on the success of two historic migrations led by Operation Migration Inc., a third generation of endangered whooping cranes began a similar migration today from Necedah National Wildlife Ref ... 

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Why do trees change color in the fall (10/19/2003)
Q: Why do trees change color in the fall and what determines if we have a good display on a given year?

A: Those magnificent colors you see in the fall are actually there all summer, it's just you  ... 

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Blaze orange reduces hunting accidents (10/15/2003)
Wearing a cap, vest, or coat of blaze orange will not get you on the best-dressed list, but it just might save your life.

"Wearing blaze orange clothing is a requirement to hunt or trap during  ... 

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Don’t bring intact deer carcasses from other states (10/15/2003)
Can I bring intact deer carcasses from other states into Minnesota?

To prevent the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) into the state, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials want hun ... 

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Pack lose to KC"¦a game they should have won (10/15/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers took a step backwards Sunday by losing to the Kansas City Chiefs by a score of 40 - 34. Sadly, the Pack managed to let this one slip away, as they allowed the Chiefs to overcome ... 

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Step on a crack...Break the Vikings back (10/15/2003)
By Patrick Marek -- Everything I know about superstitions, I learned from watching the Minnesota Vikings.

I think that Joe Kapp was quarterback when I first discovered that the Vikings seemed to play a lot bette ... 

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CAB player signup Oct. 12 (10/08/2003)
The Winona Crazy About Basketball (C.A.B.) boys youth basketball club is holding their player sign-up and parent information meeting on Sunday October 12 at 5:00 pm. It will be held at the Winona Eagl ... 

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Packers beat up on some ghosts from the past (10/08/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers put forth their best effort thus far in the 2003 season by routing the previously undefeated Seattle Seahawks 38 -13 at Lambeau Field Sunday. This game was an important win for  ... 

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Vikes regroup to go 5-0 Looked like the Return of the Mutts there for a while (10/08/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, after the first half of the Atlanta game, I was pretty much reconciled to the Return of the Mutts. Dumb penalties, missed tackles, zero pass rush, opposing wideouts wide open, and a tendenc ... 

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Whitewater State Park programs (10/08/2003)
All programs, unless noted, begin at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center (Park Office).

Thursday, October 16

10a.m.-12p.m. Hawk Walk

On thermals and northerly winds, many hawks and vultures ar ... 

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Dankert to speak at Audubon Society (10/05/2003)
The Hiawatha Valley Audubon Society invites all interested bird watchers to join us at the Garvin Heights Lookout on Saturday, October 4 to catch the hawk migration. For those who would like to carpo ... 

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Heady days for Vikes fans We go from wearing to breathing into paper bags in one season (10/01/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, I could have written this last Friday and mailed it in..."star receiver pops off to the press, dogs it on the field, and then participates in whacko sidelines meltdown...teammates sick a ... 

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Packers ruin Bears’ debut in rejuvenated Soldiers Field (10/01/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers' 40th appearance on Monday Night Football proved to be the tonic needed to give the Pack a badly needed reprieve on the still young 2003 season. The Pack jumped out quickly ... 

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DNR can search boats without cause (09/28/2003)
The Minnesota Supreme Court today ruled that Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officers may search boats and live wells without probable cause.

The ruling reversed a lower court ... 

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Park Rec (09/28/2003)
CITY HALL OFFICE HOURS

All City Hall offices will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

ADULT CO. REC. VOLLEYBALL RULE OF THE WEEK

New Rule 2003: "Multiple Contacts"¯: Multipl ... 

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Winstars win berth in state tourney (09/28/2003)
The Winona Winstar's Fall Ball team played in the State Qualifying tournament this last Sunday in Shakopee. The Winstar's finished as one of the top teams and earned a berth in the State T ... 

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3-0 too good to be true? Try 4-0 (09/24/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, this feels pretty good so far. Anyone willing to bet that the Vikes would start 3-0 could have parlayed about a thousand bucks into a nice little retirement nest egg. I ask myself if this i ... 

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Boxing tourney Sat., Sept. 27 (09/24/2003)
The Lion's Den Boxing Club is hosting an amateur boxing tournament, "Rumble on the River,"¯ this Saturday, September 27, at 7:00 PM. The tournament will be held at the Winona Atheletic Club and i ... 

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Packers don’t sizzle in the Arizona heat (09/24/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- For the second time in the past three weeks the Green Bay Packers showed up flat and unprepared to play winning professional football this past Sunday in the heat of the Arizona desert. The result wa ... 

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Pack youngsters Barnett and Diggs show their stuff (09/17/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- What a difference a week in the NFL can make! In the second game of the 2003 season, the Green Bay Packers looked infinitely sharper than they did in week 1 as they stuffed the Lions in a 31 - 6 blow ... 

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Vikings were loaded for bear (09/17/2003)
By Patrick Marek -- Vendors were handing out free samples of Vanilla Pepsi and Old Spice deodorant outside of the Metrodome after the Vikings Sunday night victory over the Chicago Bears.

At first I joked that they must ... 

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No-wake zone expansion recommended would include back channel (09/10/2003)
By Amanda Romaine -- The Recreation and Waterways Commission of the City of Winona will recommend to the city council an extension of the no-wake zone on the main channel and back waters of the Mississippi River.

At the ... 

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Pack opener is one to forget (09/10/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- The Green Bay Packers opened the 2003 regular season with an inauspicious loss to their division rival Minnesota Vikings by a score of 30 -25 this past Sunday at Lambeau. It wasn't a pretty game to w ... 

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Park Rec standings (09/10/2003)
The Park Rec standings for the week of Sept. 5, are as follows:

Co-Rec Volleyball

Division I W L

Dan's Flower Gallery 3 0

Advantage Financial Ctr 2 1

RTP/Trempealeau Hotel 1 1

Two Brothers' H ... 

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Vikes dance at Packers homecoming (09/10/2003)
By Patrick Marek -- I had the strangest dreams the night after the Vikings ruined the Packers party dedicating the newly renovated Lambeau Field with a 30-25 victory. The first dream featured Brett Favre standing next t ... 

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Kids day at Dodge Sports Club (09/03/2003)
The Dodge Sportsman Club is hosting the second annual "Jakes Day". Sept. 6th starting at 7 a.m.for ages 17 and under.

$10 per person includes; fun for all, canoeing, bowshoot, .22 target sh ... 

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Pack Vs. Vikes (09/03/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- I cannot remember the Pack opening the season against a division rival like the Minnesota Vikings in a long time. Seems like a game with all the animosity between these two franchises should be at le ... 

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Westfield golf (09/03/2003)
Our year end Tournament was held at Pine Creek Golf Course, Lacrescent, Mn. Friday August 29, 2003

Winners for the Yellow Ball Tournament Was Jean, Bob Nix/Millie, Joe Sabo 48 (no lost balls)

Low ... 

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Which Vikes Team Will Show Up At Lambeau? or Don’t bet money you can’t afford to lose (09/03/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, by late Sunday afternoon we will have a pretty good idea whether the Vikes have actually upgraded themselves in a major way, as indicated by the first team's play vs. Oakland and St. Louis, ... 

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Park rec (08/31/2003)
CITY HALL OFFICE HOURS

City Hall Office Hours will go back to normal working hours after Labor Day, starting Tuesday, September 2, 2003. All City Hall offices will be open from 8 .am. to 4:30 p.m.,  ... 

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Still openings for T’ai Chi (08/31/2003)
Are you seeking a way to reduce stress while improving your muscle strength, flexibility, circulation and immune system? T'ai Chi can help you accomplish these things.

Openings are still availab ... 

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Whitewater State Park programs (08/31/2003)
September 6, 2003

All programs, unless otherwise noted, begin at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center (Park Office).

10:30-11:30a.m. Electrofishing * Electrofishing is a very important tool used by  ... 

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Winstars win two in fall ball games (08/31/2003)
This last Sunday the Winona Winstars 16u Fastpitch softball team played in their first Fall Ball league games of the year. The girls traveled to Ft. Snelling and played 2 games on the impressive bra ... 

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Another Run for the Lombardi Trophy (08/27/2003)
By Dave DeLano -- It doesn't seem like football season yet with all the heat and drought that has plagued the upper Midwest this late summer. But soon all that will change when that first taste of a refreshing north w ... 

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Fall baseball league begins (08/27/2003)
The "2003 Fall Baseball"¯ league will begin Saturday, September 13 with an organizational meeting and instructional session from 11:30-3:00 at Onalaska Legion Baseball Field. Participation is open to  ... 

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Fish and Wildlife seeks public comment on new permit application fee schedule (08/27/2003)
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking public comment on a proposal to increase permit application fees for the majority of permits the agency issues.

The proposed rule was published in today ... 

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The Purple mobilize for war or Remember the Marne! (08/27/2003)
By John Edstrom -- Well fans, the magic hour draws nigh when the purple-helmeted warriors once again gird their loins in preparation for the football wars, at least sixteen battles with a final preliminary skirmish to t ... 

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Whitewater State Park (08/27/2003)
August 29 - 31, 2003

All programs, unless otherwise noted, begin at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center (Park Office).

Friday, August 29

8-9p.m. Return of the Wild Turkey - The return of the w ... 

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TRGA golf results (08/20/2003)
TRGA/Miller Lite Hiawatha Open at Tomah, WI - Sunday's Results

WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT - SCORE

Susan Karlman, Onalaska 37-42-- 79

Rose Ringelman, Holmen 40-41-- 81

Linda Mills, O ... 

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