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Minnesota family sues Hy-Vee over pasta salad illness
The lawsuit was filed Tuesday against Hy-Vee Inc. The suit alleges a woman, her daughter and her grandson became ill after eating pasta salad bought at a Hy-Vee store in Winona, Minnesota. The lawsuit says the mother and daughter required a doctor's care.
Baratto among Winona school board candidates moving on
Nancy Denzer (29.4 percent), Karl Sonneman (19.4 percent), Ben Baratto (15.4 percent) and Jim Schul (12.6 percent) all earned a spot on the ballot this November — according to unofficial results.
More development on the way? Fastenal founder makes $700,000 bid to purchase Winona County Government Center
Fastenal founder Bob Kierlin aims to add the Winona County Government Center to his growing list of downtown developments.In a bid unsealed by the Winona County Board Tuesday morning, Main Square Development, to which Kierlin is the sole shareholder, offered the county $700,000 for the building.Earl
Winona school sales hit bump in the road
WINONA — The fine print may be coming back to scuttle the deal to sell two former schools in Winona.On Monday, the Winona Planning Commission held a public hearing on the proposal to change the zoning for the two schools — Madison and Central elementary schools — from R2, medium-density residential
Field thins, plot thickens in Winona school board races
Perhaps the most notable to advance is Ben Baratto, the board’s current chairman, who announced last month that he would not campaign for re-election.
Winona police calls for Monday, Aug. 13: Winona man caught with meth, hypodermic needles
12:37 p.m. — Brian Keith Corbins Jr., 18, Hales Corners, Wis., was cited for shoplifting from Walmart.
From Mississippi to Winona: Mike Munson releases new album inspired by Bentonia Blues
Over the years Holmes would become his mentor and teacher, all while introducing him into the world of Bentonia Blues, a style known for having guitars tuned differently than usual.
Police: Winona man photographed sexual assaults of infant
According to court documents, on Aug. 9, law enforcement received a child protection report indicating that Ryan Thomas Feine had sexually assaulted an infant girl. Investigators believe the girl was to be less than a year old at the time of the assault.
Man leads Winona police on high speed chase into lake, tries to swim away
According to the report from the Winona Police Department, at 3:16 a.m. Saturday, officers attempted to stop a motorcyclist near the intersection of Fifth and South Baker streets.
Two arrested in gun incident
Two Rochester residents were arrested last week in connection with an alleged assault during a drug deal earlier this month.John Lockett and Ashley Heckmann, both 20, were arrested Friday. They each facing a felony charge of first-degree aggravated robbery.Police were called around 5:50 p.m. to the
La Crosse Mayor Kabat announces plans for wheel tax
The motor vehicle registration fee, also known as a local wheel tax, is proposed at $25 per vehicle and would sunset after five years under the mayor’s proposal, which he says would allow the city to catch up on street repairs.
Winona County Board: Marcia Ward, Bryce Lange advance in District 5
With the unofficial votes tallied from the primary election Tuesday, nearly 60 percent of District 5 voters had reaffirmed their support for Ward, who garnered 924 votes. Lange fell far short of Ward, coming in second with 367 votes. For Lynn Carlson, who with 285 votes fell to last place, the race
Information session to be held about possible La Crosse wheel tax
A public hearing is also scheduled for Tuesday, September 4th, starting at 6 p.m., also at the City Hall Council Chambers.
Winona man, 68, injured in car accident on Hwy. 61
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Ronald Dale Ambuehl was driving an Audi TT Quattro east on County Road 7 and attempted to turn north onto Hwy. 61. Thomas Jay Pozanc, 28 of Winona, was heading south on Hwy. 61 in a GMC pickup and collided with the Audi.
Winona Planning Commission rejects staff recommendation, moves to deny rezoning of former school sites
This amendment would have permitted the rezoning of the blocks that house the former schools to urban residential and allowed Ben Schwab, who runs Building Value Partners in Winona, to move forward with a proposal to develop a combination of apartments, condominiums and townhomes on the Madison and
Winona Man Injured in Car-Pickup Crash
Winona, MN (KROC-AM News) - A Winona man was injured in a collision involving a pickup truck and a car near Winona late Saturday afternoon.The State Patrol says 68-year-old Ronald Ambuehl was attempting to cross Highway 61 at the intersection with Winona County Road 7 when his car collided with pick
Why are there flowers in the street? Winona trying curb extensions at intersection near the library
If you’re wondering why there are flowers and big planters in the street near the Winona Public Library, question no longer.Winona’s assistant city planner, Luke Sims, has the answer.Sims said the 12 planters that jut out from the sidewalk into the street are meant to act as temporary curb extension
Winona to begin paving alleys in 2019; property owners to foot 75 percent of the bill
Actual construction costs are unknown at this time, but it is estimated that each block of alley will cost $20,000 to $30,000 for the asphalt pavement. Property owners will have the ability to have their portion of that cost, in some cases estimated at $2,000, to be spread over 10 years if they so c
Who’s running in Mower County? Here are your primary candidates - Austin Daily Herald
The Mower County Auditor’s Office has three candidates that are running in Tuesday’s primaries. An auditor keeps financial records and prepares the yearly financial statement for the county as well as calculate the tax capacity rates for all taxing jurisdictions in the county, and compute the tax on
Winona police calls for Friday, July 11: Winona man cited for huffing air duster
8:37 a.m. — Travis Jon Woxland, 33, Winona, was cited for huffing an air duster after he was found unconscious near Mankato and Parks avenues.