Discount Minnesota State Fair Tickets Available at the Winona Visitors Center

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 28, 2014

Discounted tickets for the Minnesota State Fair are now available through August 20 at the Winona Visitors Center. Reduced-rate pre-fair admission tickets, Midway/Kidway tickets, and Blue Ribbon Bargain Books will be sold at the visitors center located at the intersections of Highway 14/61 and Huff Street. The Minnesota State Fair runs August 21 through Labor […]

Wabasha Ambulance Services purchases new lifesaving equipment

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 28, 2014

Following a 14 month fundraising campaign, the Wabasha Ambulance service has reached its goal and recently purchased critical lifesaving equipment. Wabasha Ambulance Service set a goal in January 2013 to raise $40,000 in order to purchase a LUCAS 2 Automated CPR device and an EZ I/O device. The LUCAS 2 Automated CPR device provides perfect […]

Level 2 offender changes address in Winona

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 28, 2014

Winona Police and the Minnesota Department of Corrections are notifying the public of a change of address for a Level 2 sex offender in Winona. Winona Police Community Liaison Officer Eric Mueller reports 30-year-old Brandon Cieminski has moved to the vicinity of 4th and Chatfield Streets in Winona. Cieminski was released from prison in February […]

Phase 2 of Franklin Street reconstruction begins Saturday

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 25, 2014

Franklin Street in the City of Winona from Broadway to Howard Street will be closed beginning tomorrow for street reconstruction until sometime in October when the project is expected to be completed. City Engineer Brian DeFrang said the first week of the project will be devoted to removal of boulevard trees with major construction to […]

Woman dies after allegedly jumping from Winona Bridge

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 25, 2014

An unidentified woman has died after she apparently jumped from the Winona Bridge this morning. Winona Police report a motorist called law enforcement shortly before 8:00 am after seeing the woman on the opposite side of the safety fence. Deputy Chief Tom Williams stated the woman’s body has been recovered and that an investigation is […]

Two area officers to be honored as DWI Enforcer All-Stars at tonights Twins game

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 24, 2014

A Red Wing Police officer and a Winona County Sheriff’s deputy are among 37 law enforcement officers and prosecutors being recognized as DWI Enforcer All-Stars before tonight’s Minnesota Twins game at Target Field. This is the seventh DWI Enforcer All-Star team of Minnesota officers and prosecutors selected for outstanding service in enforcement and prosecution of […]

One hospitalized, one in custody following incident in Lewiston

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 24, 2014

Authorities report a Lewiston man is hospitalized in a La Crosse hospital and another man is in custody facing several charges following an incident in Lewiston Wednesday afternoon. The unidentified 26-year-old injured man was found in the street near the elementary school with an apparent head wound after allegedly being struck by a car. Chief […]

3 in custody following drug search

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 24, 2014

Three persons are in custody after members of the Winona Police Department, Winona County Sheriff’s Department and SE Minnesota Narcotics and Gang Task Force executed a search warrant Wednesday at a Winona residence. Winona Police Chief Paul Bostrack said the search took place Wednesday morning at 9:20 am at a residence in the 350 block […]

WSU football player dies during workout

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 22, 2014

Officials at Winona State University have reported a member of the WSU football team has died. Winona State University student athlete 22-year-old Shawn Afryl of Skokie, Illinois passed away July 21 while working out with some of his football teammates at Maxwell Field. In a released statement, Head Football Coach Tom Sawyer said, “In the […]

Winona Co. Master Gardeners to host free workshop on weed control

Posted by HBC Newsdesk July 22, 2014

This has been a great year for weeds in gardens and flower beds. It seems like they grow back faster than you can pull them! On Saturday, the Winona Master Gardeners will be hosting a free workshop to address the problem of weed control. The workshop will be held Saturday, July 26 from 10:00 am […]

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